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UC’s De los Santos signs with Delaware State
Epperson earns college honor; wrong about Burno’s offers; top fives
Feb 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Ulises De los Santos knew that he made a complete mess of his recruiting process. The standout Union City High School two-way football lineman had schools like Rutgers, Syracuse and Penn State once...
Goodbye floodwalls, hello barriers?
Hoboken could see renderings for flood-protection plan by June
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Feb 21, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken officials and engineers met with the public on Thursday, Feb. 18 and unveiled three new plans to protect the city from future storm surges, two months after residents criticized earlier pla...
New high tech school advances
Freeholders push ahead with setting criteria for construction bids
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Anticipating that the new Hudson County Schools of Technology (HCST) complex will break ground in Secaucus this spring, the Board of Freeholders have set criteria that would require contractors to ...
Sad eyes
County pulls $12K funding from blind seniors’ group
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Ivis Alverez has been facilitating the Hudson County Visually Impaired Program (VIP) since its inception in 2008 with $12,000 in annual funding from the Hudson County Office on Aging. This year tha...
Welcoming the fire monkey
Tips to enhance your luck and life this Chinese New Year
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 167 167 recommendations | email to a friend
The Year of the Monkey is upon us, beginning Monday, Feb. 8. Across the globe, in Asia, in urban Chinatowns, and in countless homes internationally, celebrations will take place with families gathe...
A real story from Hoboken
Feb 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It is about that time of the year! Yes, students are applying for scholarships and grants to help fund their educations for colleges and universities. All along my grammar school and h...
Show some puppy love
Feb 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: While chocolate and flowers make great gifts for your sweetheart in February, a puppy from a pet store, flea market, or online is a terrible idea. When you buy a dog from one of those ...
Only part of the story
Feb 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I attended St. Peter’s tax abatement conference and was disappointed by the one-sided stance on this issue. The panel was moderated by a developer, an attorney for developer, public of...
Minervini family extends their deepest gratitude
Feb 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The family of the late Mauro Minervini would like to thank all the first responders who arrived on Oak Street during the early morning hours of December 29, 2015. On the night of the t...
RAINO, DORIS
Feb 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral service took place Feb. 16 for Doris Raino, 87, of North Bergen. She passed away Feb. 14. She was born in Jersey City and lived in Union City before moving to North Bergen in her later ye...