Jersey City to launch safety program for bicyclists
Plans improvements to bike lanes and to rider etiquette
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 29, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Just about two months after launching the bicycle sharing program Citi Bike Jersey City, local officials see the need to develop a program for bicycle safety. In October, some City Council members ...
Your chimney can be deadly
Getting your fireplaces, boilers, plumbing ready for winter
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Even though winter is still more than seven weeks away, it’s not too soon to start readying for the harshest of all seasons, according to Hudson County home improvement experts. Plumbing and heatin...
Five arrests in wake of motorcycle club melee
Police investigation into stabbings continues
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Five arrests have been made following the motorcycle club fight that left four people with knife wounds and at least 11 shell casings strewn on the ground at a clubhouse in North Bergen. All five i...
“Saving the reservoir”
Nov 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Al Sullivan, Thank you for your report on the celebration of “saving the reservoir” in Weehawken/Union City. Sometime in the mid 1990’s when I first met Mayor Brian P. Stack (then campaigning)...
Saint Peter's Prep Academic Honors - Union City residents
Nov 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
James C. DeAngelo, '85, principal of Saint Peter's Preparatory School in Jersey City, announced that students were awarded Honor Pins for the school year 2014-2015 as well as Gold and Silver medals...
MURTHA, MARY M.
Nov 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Nov. 25 at St. Nicholas Church, Jersey City, for Mary M. Murtha, a longtime resident of Jersey City. She passed away Nov. 10 at the Bridgeway Care Center, Bridgewater. Ma...
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Hudson Catholic’s Moore a chip off the old block
Nov 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson Catholic senior wide receiver/defensive back Satchel Moore is definitely not your conventional high school football player. For one, Moore is the son of former New York Jets standout All-Pro...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
Nov 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Outrage over plans to commercialize Liberty State Park A report done on behalf of the state calling for the possible construction of a conference center or hotel (among other things) in Liberty Sta...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Nov 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Authors James Kaplan, Pete Hamill, and Will Friedwald will discuss Sinatra With Frank Sinatra’s 100th birthday on Dec. 12 fast approaching, the Hoboken Historical Museum and Little City Books will ...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Nov 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: I had a difficult childhood. As a child, my mother would never be satisfied with the way I did anything. She would always focus on any flaws she could find, and then tell me I co...