Get a free meal, donate goods, or volunteer for Thanksgiving
Many options for the needy this holiday season
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Want to get a meal on Thanksgiving, or volunteer, or donate supplies or food during this busy time? Every year the Reporter offers a list of locations where people throughout Hudson County can go f...
Mind your own rack!
Tension erupts over Hoboken, Jersey City bike share programs
by Al Sullivan and Steven Rodas
Reporter staff writers
Nov 22, 2015 | 4 4 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
Jersey City and Hoboken’s relatively new bike share programs – which were once supposed to be linked but ended up being run separately – have had their ups and downs throughout their first couple o...
Nov 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral mass took place Nov. 18 at St. Aloysius Church, Jersey City, for Diane K. Murray, Esq., 66. She died Nov. 13 in Perth Amboy. A lifelong Jersey City resident, she was born to the late Helen ...
Thankful to community
Nov 22, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: With Thanksgiving so close, I wanted to let all of my neighbors and friends in the Second Ward know how grateful I am for their support in the recent council election. Two months ago, ...
No way!
Central Avenue redevelopment plan draws fire from community groups
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Neighborhood groups in the Heights section of Jersey City are outraged at being excluded from discussions involving a massive redevelopment plan for Central Avenue and beyond. The Riverview Neighbo...
Opening the gateway
New Stevens Academic complex approved – with quarrel over sky bridge
by Steven Rodas
Reporter staff writer
Nov 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
After more than 500 days, six hearings, and nearly 18 hours of testimony, members of the Stevens Institute of Technology community were thrilled to finally get approval for a new two-building compl...
Berms, floodgates, and pump stations
HUD visitors impressed by Secaucus’s steps to prepare for storms
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 22, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
“The spirit of self reliance in Secaucus is one we’ve really been impressed by,” said Holly Leicht, regional administrator for New York and New Jersey. “The combination of thinking out of the box, ...
Nov 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral service took place Nov. 14 at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Secaucus, for the Rev. Doctor Frederick G. Neiderhiser, “Fred”, 64, of Secaucus. He passed away Nov. 11 surrounded by his family...
A lighthouse on 9th Street?
Nov 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As Hoboken relentlessly transforms its unique historic structures that were designed for specific necessary purposes to boring luxury condos whose sole purpose is to maximize the devel...
Voorhees family thankful for each other
Despite having two teens with severe autism, Secaucus AD and wife prevail
by Jim Hague
Nov 22, 2015 | 6 6 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s Thanksgiving week and the Voorhees family has a lot to be thankful for. For one, they have each other. Charlie, Teresa, C.J. and Eric are as close as a family can be. There’s love in the house...