Tattoo convention packs Expo Center
Sep 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS – Inked Out NJ, the largest tattoo convention on the East Coast, returned to the Meadowlands Expo Center from Fri, Sept. 11 to Sunday, Sept. 13. More than one hundred tattoo artists offere...
Community invited to Hoboken meeting on $230M flood protection project
Sep 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Members of the public are invited to weigh in at an upcoming meeting to discuss the scope of the Rebuild by Design Hudson River project on Thursday, Sept. 24. The four-part project – mad...
New street-sweeping enforcement on two Bayonne blocks
Sep 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The enforcement of mechanical street-sweeping will begin on Parkside Lane and Public Lane on Monday, Sept. 21, city officials said. The Bayonne City Council passed an ordinance earlier th...
Jersey City schools may be 7,000 spots short after 2018
Sep 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- A report released in 2013 but only recently given to the Jersey City Reporter says that Jersey City's growing school population may render the school district, 7,000 seats short afte...
CRAWFORD, CHRISTOPHER JOHN
Sep 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Private funeral services were planned for Christopher John Crawford, 64, writer, scholar, scientist, composer, philosopher, father and friend. He passed away on Sept. 1 from natural causes at his h...
FIGUEROA, LUIS
Sep 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Sept. 14 at Assumption/All Saints Church, Jersey City, for Luis Figueroa, 81, of Jersey City. He passed away peacefully on Sept. 9 at his home in Jersey City, surrounded ...
HAWKINS, INEZ
Sep 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services took place Sept. 10 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Jersey City for Inez Hawkins, 75, of Jersey City. She passed away peacefully on Sept. 7. Inez was born in Mineville, N.Y. and liv...
Buzzing in Jersey City
Hyatt Hotel bee hives provide an educational lesson for teachers
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
Standing on the roof of the Hyatt Regency hotel in Jersey City, beekeeper Joseph Lelinho placed a smoker near one of the five beehives he tends there. “When the honeybees see the smoke, they think ...
City passes $16.7M bond for parks and 900-car garage
Council debates possibility of eminent domain
by Steven Rodas
Reporter staff writer
Sep 20, 2015 | 4 4 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
In what City Council members called a “historic moment” at the recent City Council meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 16, the council passed a $16.7 million bond to help acquire 6 acres of land in the nor...
HAWRYLAK, ROSE M.
Sep 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was held Sept. 12 at Our Lady of Mercy Church, Jersey City, for Rose M. Hawrylak, 81. She died Sept. 4, peacefully at her home with her family at her side. A lifelong resident of Jer...