Jersey City may, at last, be ordered to conduct a reval
Apr 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Despite the fact that Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop ordered a halt to a citywide property revaluation in 2013, the city may be forced to start a new one. A news report citing unnamed...
Hoboken native is cherry blossom princess
Apr 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – Where else would the 2016 New Jersey Cherry Blossom Princess be from? The New Jersey State Society announced Monday that Regina Arellano, 24, originally of Hoboken, has been selected as t...
Free pre-K in North Bergen, other towns?
Bill seeks to expand program to 100 school districts
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Thirty-one school districts in New Jersey currently receive state funds for free pre-K 3 and 4 programs in their public schools. Now, some legislators hope to increase the number past 100 (approxim...
A hopping good time
Hundreds of kids hunt for Easter eggs
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Young Zooey Ryan of Weehawken really loves chocolate. So she was pleased when she won a chocolate bunny at the township’s annual Easter egg hunt last Saturday. She found a large coin in one of the ...
Bank Hires New Branch Manager
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Freedom Bank, headquartered in Maywood, recently announced the hire of new assistant vice president/branch manager, Maria Moreano of Jersey City, to its Guttenberg branch. Moreano has more than 10 ...
Testing for lead
Hoboken parents appeal to superintendent as district wrestles with water concerns
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
The issue of schools unearthing high levels of lead in drinking water hasn’t yet hit home for Hoboken parent Vera Sirota. But in a way, it has. Her hometown in Detroit is an hour away from a crisis...
Leaving their mark
Hudson County honors women of distinction
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Laughter and applause echoed off the marble walls as friends, family members, colleagues and well-wishers came to the Conrad Rotunda of the historic Brennan Court House on March 23 to help honor th...
Get your tickets to ‘An Evening of Italian Song’
HRPAC 2016 benefit concert and dinner gala will honor late Justice Marie Garibaldi
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson Riverfront Performing Arts Center, Inc. (HRPAC) will host its annual benefit concert and dinner gala at the Chart House Restaurant in Weehawken on Saturday, April 16 at 6 p.m. The evenin...
CARTER, LINDA (nee Bodtmann).
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Linda Carter, 61, of Weehawken, passed away on March 25. Linda was predeceased by her father, Walter; grandson, Randy; and brothers, William and Michael. Surviving are her daughters Lynn and her si...
These vets had to fight for respect
At 43rd anniversary of end of Vietnam conflict, WNY and NB pay tribute
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Even 43 years after the conclusion of the war in Vietnam, many veterans still have a stinging memory of their return. The war often elicited bad feelings that Americans inappropriately dumped on th...