Your new voices on the county freeholder board
Monday’s swearing-in represents political change
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
On Monday, four new freeholders joined the nine-member Hudson County Board of Freeholders, a legislative body that votes on issues such as the county budget, county roads, the jail, county schools,...
WITTER, JOAN ARLENE
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A funeral mass was offered Jan. 8 at Immaculate Conception Church for Joan Arlene Witter, 74 of Secaucus. She passed away Jan. 4. She was the wife of the late Lawrence Witter; mother of Marie Witte...
TASTY TIDBITS
North Bergen’s Maicelo fights for WBA world lightweight title
Jersey City’s Matthews earns rugby distinctions; hoop observations
Jan 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Jonathan Maicelo never once thought his professional boxing career was over when he suffered a loss in April of 2013 to Russian champion Rustam Nugaev via an eighth-round knockout at the Chumash Ca...
Your new voices on the county freeholder board
Monday’s swearing-in represents political change
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
On Monday, four new freeholders joined the nine-member Hudson County Board of Freeholders, a legislative body that votes on issues such as the county budget, county roads, the jail, county schools,...
‘A great brotherhood’
10 new firefighters sworn in, all vets
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
“It’s one of the most dangerous jobs in the country,” said Chief Frank Montagne. Few people would dispute that. Yet 10 men eagerly took the oath as firemen in the North Regional Fire & Rescue (NHRF...
80-YEAR-OLD MAN SURVIVES PONTIAC PLUNGE
Senior citizen falls seven stories in Guttenberg parking garage
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Nobody saw it happen. Nobody heard the tremendous crash. In the very heart of the crowded Galaxy Towers Condominium, a strange and spectacular accident took place and nobody even knew it occurred –...
Body cameras will prevent mistreatment
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Dear Editor: The massive public reaction to the tragic deaths of three black teens at the hands of white police officers has led to a national call for use of body cameras to record and prevent any...
PATH service cuts will hurt working class residents and local growth
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Dear Editor: A plan being considered by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to possibly eliminate overnight PATH train service is a bad idea that could have a devastating impact on thousa...
Our diet is more deadly than gun violence
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Dear Editor: It’s time for New Year’s resolutions, particularly those about our health. Although gun violence remains the leading cause of death among young people, our most dangerous weapon is sti...
Mason and slatemates pay $37,000
Councilwoman and team settle over late election reports
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jan 11, 2015 | 5 5 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Councilwoman Beth Mason and three council slatemates from her 2009 mayoral campaign have paid a total of $37,160 in fines resulting from violations of state election law, according to a settlement ...