Mayor endorses The Forward Together School Board slate
Oct 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Mayor Dawn Zimmer endorsed the Forward Together School Board slate of Jennifer Evans, Sheillah Dallara, and Irene Sobolov in the upcoming Board of Education election, according to a medi...
Do voter fraud and election rigging happen? Not often, but here's an example
Oct 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Presidential candidate Donald Trump has complained that if he loses the election, it will be because certain cities in the country will experience Democratic election "rigging" against him, but so ...
First Annual Art and Wine gala announced
Oct 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – The hob’art co-operative gallery in the Monroe Center, 720 Monroe St. Suite e208, will host a gala with Cheese + Wine on Nov. 12 from 8 to 11p.m. The first annual Art and Wine Gala will o...
Ward B candidates air their views
Special election pits three candidates for city council seat
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
Three candidates are running to represent Ward B on the City Council in a special election on Nov. 8. The present councilman, John Hallanan, business owner LeKendrick Shaw, and Lincoln High School ...
Challenging the status quo
A teen ticket and two independents have high hopes in school board election
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
Two recent graduates from Jersey City Schools are among the ten candidates running in this year’s Board of Education election, as well as an activist mom prominent in her school’s parent-teacher or...
Celebrating a special birthday for a special man
Oct 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
Linda and Sal gustoso, formerly of Hoboken, were invited to a special birthday party for their life-long dear friend, Richard Branda, who turned 70! Richie was born and raised in Hoboken. The party...
Why can’t cops crack down on jitney buses?
Death of an 11-year-old in Jersey City may cause a change
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 23, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
The death of 11-year George Gonzalez, struck by a jitney bus on Kennedy Boulevard near Neptune Avenue on Oct. 14, may prompt a review of regulations that apply to the vehicles. But right now, if a ...
Who’s running for school board?
Six candidates compete for three seats in November election
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 127 127 recommendations | email to a friend
In the Secaucus Board of Education election on Tuesday, Nov. 8, there are three open seats to be filled. Issues in the school district include the amount of technology, the need for more funding fr...
Who’s running for the Hoboken Board of Education?
Two opposing tickets seek three seats
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 23, 2016 | 26 26 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
Six candidates on two tickets are running in the Hoboken Board of Education election on Nov. 8 to fill three seats for three-year terms. Incumbents Jennifer Evans, and Irene Sobolov are seeking ree...
Learning about Alzheimer’s
North Bergen police officers receive new training
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
The North Bergen Police Department had three days of training last week with Kristine Allen, president and co-founder of the Act Now Foundation, a nonprofit organization that helps the public recog...