Friars could be fabulous from the outset this year
Dec 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
In years past, legendary Hall of Fame basketball coach Bob Hurley would refrain from singing praises about his St. Anthony basketball teams in the preseason. Hurley would much rather prefer to make...
Patching up ‘loved ones’
Local ‘hospital’ specializes in teddy bear and doll health care
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Dec 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 326 326 recommendations | email to a friend
At this “hospital” on Front Street near the Secaucus town center, a "Doctor Is In" sign hangs in the window. Walking in the front door, visitors find themselves in the “triage” or intake area. A fe...
UPDATED: Four men from Newark and Irvington arrested in connection with Dustin Friedland's murder/carjacking
Dec 21, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
ESSEX COUNTY -- The Essex County Prosecutor's Office announced early Saturday morning that four people had been arrested in connection with the carjacking and death of Hoboken resident Dustin Fried...
What was in the locked City Hall safes in Jersey City?
Dec 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Dozens of reporters descended on Jersey City City Hall on Tuesday to get a glimpse of two safes that apparently had not been opened in more than 40 years. In anticipation of finding ...
Former Hoboken public safety director awarded 440K in suit against city
Dec 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – The city of Hoboken’s former Director of Public Safety Angel Alicea was awarded $440,000 in retroactive salary Wednesday when a jury ruled that the city had discriminated against him prio...
Maybe next year for vote on ambulance contract
Dec 19, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CIITY -- Faced with a protracted conflict over possibly awarding of the city’s ambulance contract to a new vendor, Mayor Steven Fulop withdrew his request to the City Council just prior to t...
Hoboken named 'Most exciting small city' by real estate blog
Dec 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- You already knew it, but now everyone else will be reminded. According to Movoto, a blog about "the lighter side of real estate," Hoboken ranks number one on a list of ten "most exciting...
Water restored to most of downtown
Dec 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Water has been restored to most of downtown Jersey City, said officials from United Water after the company discovered a water main break near Jersey City Medical Center. Water tanke...
Man kills wife at nail salon in West New York, then kills self
Dec 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
WEST NEW YORK -- A man walked into a Bergenline Avenue nail salon around 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday and killed the mother of his child, then killed himself at a nearby parking lot, police said. Accordi...
QUINN AWARD
Dec 18, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
St. Mary's Pee Wee Basketball Awards Night’s Robert Quinn Memorial Award for "Enthusiasm" is given to a first grade boy and girl in the league. Pictured are Msgr. Lawrence Miller, Jake Brower, and ...