How are mom and pop?
Small businesses get boosts from town halls, new residents
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Mar 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
More residents moving to Hudson County means more customers for small shops and services, but can these businesses keep going in the face of changing tastes and big box stores? Shop owners througho...
Still working it out
Health care in Hudson County is a work in progress
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The high hopes associated with the start of the federal Affordable Care Act (ACA) or “ObamaCare” have yet to fully pan out the way many local health care operators had expected. Over the last year,...
Commercial development expands in Hudson
Businesses, offices, hotels all growing
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Condos aren’t the only things mushrooming across Hudson County; commercial development has taken off in a big way in Secaucus, Hoboken, Jersey City, North Bergen, and Bayonne. Incentives from the s...
Traffic situation on Jackson Street
Mar 13, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: What began as a means of increasing safety for pedestrians in what is recognized and treasured as one of the most walkable cities in America, has given way to one of the worst traffic ...
Senator Booker helping to protect
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Dear Editor: You should know that Senator Cory Booker is one of a handful in congress who is fighting tirelessly to protect Americans and their retirement savings. Over the last several months, Sen...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Mar 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Prepare to scavenge! Egg Hunts on the way Spring is upon us and that means it’s time to scavenge for eggs. Two free egg hunts are on their way to Hoboken on the same Saturday: the Hoboken Family Al...
PETRICH, JOSEPH E.
Mar 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered March 4 at Sts. Joseph and Michael church for Joseph E. Petrich 97, of Secaucus. He passed away Feb. 29. He was born in New York City and lived in Union City and North Be...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
NB’s Ortega perhaps the unlikeliest of Bruin wrestling medal winners
Mar 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
When Dan Ortega was entering his freshman year at North Bergen High School, he envisioned himself as becoming the next in line of great Bruin running backs. Ortega was a standout in the North Berge...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
Mar 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Court won’t intervene in superintendent conflict – yet Judge Richard McGill last week declined to step into a Jersey City Board of Education conflict over the reappointment of Schools Superintenden...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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NJ Transit contingency plan available online NJ Transit rail operations face the prospect of a system-wide shutdown beginning this weekend, if the membership of the rail union opts to participate i...