Local leaders condemn Trump’s statements
Press conference attendees call verbal attacks on Muslims dangerous and irresponsible
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Members of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) gathered on Thursday with public officials, members of the Muslim community, and religious leaders from nearly every faith from Jersey Ci...
Thrown out of council meeting, resident files lawsuit
Was ejected after talking about legal matter involving mayor’s husband
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 06, 2015 | 6 6 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
When Hoboken resident David Liebler began talking about legal matters involving the mayor’s husband at an Oct. 21 City Council meeting, Council President Ravi Bhalla had police escort him from the ...
BERARDI, ANTHONY
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Funeral services took place Dec. 4 for Anthony Berardi 83, of North Bergen. He passed away Nov. 30. He was born in Italy and lived for most of life in North Bergen where he was a self-employed Elec...
Beginning to look a lot like Christmas
Newport Tree lighting brings out hundreds despite rain
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
With his hand firmly gripping the giant light switch, Council President Rolando Lavarro helped officially usher in the 2016 Christmas season in the Newport section of Jersey City on Dec. 2, the 14t...
Council looks at water main breaks, holiday parking
Pursues Neumann Leathers development, Observer Highway repaving
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
The recent water main breaks in Hoboken seemed to trickle onto just about every topic discussed during the Wednesday, Dec. 2 City Council meeting. A resolution to allow for the temporary lift of pa...
Seasonal celebrations in Secaucus
Council meeting includes tribute to WWII vets, town improvements, donations, more
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Dec 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Two days before Thanksgiving, the celebrations had already begun in Secaucus, as the Town Council meeting was preceded by several special presentations. The evening began with citations presented t...
Suez contract must be reconsidered
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Dear Editor: During my time on the City Council, I often encounter problems that Hoboken has to face, but other New Jersey municipalities seemingly don’t. Whether it’s our lack of parking, challeng...
BUCZEK, HELEN R.
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A memorial mass was celebrated at Immaculate Conception Church on Wednesday, Dec. 2 for Helen R. Buczek. She died at her home in Secaucus. Helen was born in Philadelphia Pa., the only daughter of t...
Not just a job, a profession
Sheriff’s Department swears in 17 new people
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Even as Undersheriff Andrew Conte called the swearing-in of 17 new sheriff’s officers on Dec. 2 “a great day for Hudson County,” many of the hundreds that crowded the court chambers of Presiding Ju...
Knives, stun guns, and [alleged] drunks
Guttenberg police have busy holiday season
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Dec 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
The holiday season is a time of festivity and celebration… and of crime. The Guttenberg police had a flurry of activity in the weeks around Thanksgiving, with several violent incidents and an incre...