Fist bumps less germy than handshakes, study says
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Feb 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently and Associated Press article http://hosted.ap.org * noted: “ When it comes to preventing the spread of germs, maybe the president is on to something with his fondness for fist bumps.The fa...
BACKIEL, PATRICIA
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral mass was held Jan. 22 at Immaculate Conception Church for Patricia Backiel, 62, of Secaucus. She passed away Jan. 20. She was the wife of the late Frank Backiel; mother of Harry and his wif...
BECK, WILLIAM ROY
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral service was held Jan. 24 for William Roy Beck, 94, of Clark, formerly of Hoboken. He passed away Jan. 16. William was born in Kalamazoo, Mich. to parents Jessie Leroy and Mary Beck. Befor...
BUDA, ALFRED S.
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
A memorial service for Alfred S. Buda, 92, of Edgewater, formerly of Ridgefield, Weehawken and Hoboken, was held Jan. 28 at the St Ann’s RC Church, Hoboken. He passed away Jan. 24 at the Villa Mari...
BUTHMANN, BARBARA PEIN
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass took place Jan. 23 at Immaculate Conception Church for Barbara Pein Buthmann, 79, of Secaucus. She passed away quietly on Jan. 17 surrounded by her family. She was the wife of the la...
A bit of immortality?
Controversy erupts when city names The 100 Steps after former councilman
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
After listening to pleas from the community to do otherwise, the City Council voted unanimously to approve an ordinance renaming the rebuilt 100 Steps after former Ward D Councilman Bill Gaughan. T...
CULBERT, DENNIS J., SR.
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services were held Jan. 23 for Dennis J. Culbert, Sr., 70, of Ridgefield. He passed away Jan. 19. Dennis was born and worked for the Jersey City Fire Department for 31 years. He was captain...
Welcome to NoVHo!
Neighborhood North of the Viaduct in Hoboken bustles with food, theater, life
by Caren Matzner
Reporter Editor
Feb 01, 2015 | 9 9 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
Now that the multimillion dollar renovation of the 14th Street Viaduct in northern Hoboken is complete, various restaurants and businesses with hip amenities have opened just north of the historic ...
The storm that almost didn’t happen
City took aggressive action after blizzard predictions became dire
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
Twenty years from now, if you try to tell your grandkids about how you survived Winter Storm Juno, they’re going to wonder what you’re talking about. Although the snowstorm had significant impact o...
Controversial move: School election moved to Nov.
Public loses right to vote on school budget
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
The resolution that raised all the ruckus was tucked away on page six out of seven on the agenda for the Secaucus Board of Education meeting on Thursday, Jan. 22. Finance Committee Resolution R3.9 ...