Is it really illegal to take pictures in the train station?
Transit agencies have differing policies for photographers, videographers
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Ever since the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, local bloggers and journalists have told stories of being stopped by police from taking photographs in train and bus stations, and near bridges a...
Big dreams, stubborn faith
WNY teacher/musician strives for the stars
by Yarleen Hernandez
Reporter Correspondent
Jan 04, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
The first time local high school teacher John Mollica saw The Beatles on The Ed Sullivan Show in 1964 he knew he was destined to become a musician. That moment sparked a passion in his heart that w...
Ethics violation upheld for Bhalla
But councilman has already appealed recent ruling
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jan 04, 2015 | 7 7 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Did Councilman Ravinder Bhalla violate a state ethics law when he voted in 2010 to award a city contract to a lawyer with whom he shared an office lease? In 2013, the New Jersey Local Finance Board...
Helmers’ hangs hat after almost 80 years
Owners tell why it was time for landmark German eatery to close
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jan 04, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
It was the best of times, it was the wurst of times. After 78 years, Helmers’ Restaurant opened its doors for the last time on Wednesday, Dec. 31. Opened in 1936, the landmark German eatery at Elev...
MENDEZ, JOSEPHINE
Jan 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Dec. 23 at St. Nicholas RC Church, Jersey City, for Josephine Mendez of Jersey City. She died Dec. 20. Josephine was born in Manati, Puerto Rico, and was a resident of Je...
Is it really illegal to take pictures in the train station?
Transit agencies have differing policies for photographers, videographers
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Ever since the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, local bloggers and journalists have told stories of being stopped by police from taking photographs in train and bus stations, and near bridges a...
Exercise and yoga keep them young
NJCU opens facilities for JC seniors three days week
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
Kathy Conway, a senior citizen from Jersey City, credits her weight loss and her ability to keep the pounds off to a city recreation program that allows her to use facilities at New Jersey City Uni...
Preparing for disaster
Study offers suggestions for strategic resiliency
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 04, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
“Secaucus is in a good position to address resiliency. There are a number of valuable assets, including the transportation network, food distribution and storage, civic assets, and wetlands.” That’...
Is it really illegal to take pictures in the train station?
Transit agencies have differing policies for photographers, videographers
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Ever since the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, local bloggers and journalists have told stories of being stopped by police from taking photographs in train and bus stations, and near bridges a...
Holiday on wheels
Annual Santa parade hits every street in Guttenberg
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Santa paid an early visit to Guttenberg this year. On Monday evening, Dec. 22, his red sleigh cruised down every street in town, accompanied by a fleet of little helpers who handed out gifts of can...