GALDIERI, MICHAEL L.
Jun 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was celebrated May 29 at St. Aloysius Church, Jersey City, for Michael L. Galdieri, 52, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. He passed away May 22. Michael was the son of Marie and th...
Summer of fun
North Bergen offers activities galore for kids
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
“We try to satisfy every child’s needs,” said Mayor Nicholas Sacco. He was speaking about the extensive summer programs North Bergen runs every year for residents, including sports camps, pool acti...
Housing board will investigate director’s spending
Hires lawyer for $30K; residents respond angrily
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
Jun 01, 2014 | 4 4 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
The board that oversees Hoboken’s public housing voted at a meeting on Wednesday to retain a lawyer for $30,000 to look at the agency’s own financial practices, likely targeting $3.5 million awarde...
Police chief will retire June 1
Air quality, development also discussed at council meeting
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
Police Chief Dennis Corcoran has announced his intention to retire. Negotiations are underway to make his retirement effective June 1. “We do not plan to hire a new chief at this point,” said Counc...
A rare moment in political history
DeGise endorsement brings Stack and Sacco together
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Standing at home plate in the newly-remodeled Union City recreation facility in Washington Park, County Executive Tom DeGise hit a political home run, receiving the endorsement for reelection from ...
Fresh vegetables, jams in your backyard
Farmer’s market returns to Troy Towers
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Can’t make it to the farm this weekend for fresh vegetables? You’re in luck. The farm is coming to you. Every Sunday from 9 a.m. to noon, Troy Towers in Union City hosts a farmer’s market for the p...
Variety show hawks Hudson County’s hidden talent
Comedy, storytelling, and music series a first for area
by Carlo Davis
Reporter Correspondent
Jun 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
In a 2002 episode of “Sex and the City,” Carrie Bradshaw, no longer able to afford her West Village apartment, is shocked when a broker suggests she look at places in Weehawken. To writer and comed...
City to address spike in murder rate
Most crime down, but killings rose from 12 to 20 from 2012 to 2013
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
The murder rate in Jersey City climbed from 12 to 20 from 2012 to 2013, according to statistics released in May by the New Jersey State Police. However, most other areas of crime declined in that p...
Mayor Zimmer expresses enthusiastic support for Phil Cohen
Jun 01, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am writing to express my enthusiastic support for Phil Cohen in this Tuesday's Democratic Primary for County Freeholder. Phil is running on Column A headed by Senator Cory Booker and...
KAUSCH, MARGARET
Jun 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered May 30 at Our Lady of Grace Church, Hoboken, for Margaret Kausch, 97, formerly a Hoboken resident for over 90 years. She died in Lombard, I.L., on May 24. She was pre-dec...