Stack sticks with DeGise
Aug 24, 2014 | 7 7 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
State Sen. and Union City Mayor Brian Stack has flatly refuted suggestions that he might “take back” his endorsement of Hudson County Executive Tom DeGise for reelection if State Sen. Sandra Cunnin...
Whose side is he on?
Aug 17, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto admits that he is padding his wallet as a consultant for South Jersey Democratic warlords while serving as Hudson County Democratic chairman. Nothing wrong with hold...
Carmelo Garcia gets the ax…for now
Aug 10, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Despite dramatic protests, the Hoboken City Council has voted to oust Carmelo Garcia as executive director of the Hoboken Housing Authority, replacing him – at least for the moment – with Richard F...
Is Garcia’s time up?
Aug 03, 2014 | 4 4 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken Housing Authority is expected to fire Carmelo Garcia as its executive director this Monday. At least, this is what they put on the agenda. It’s the next step, but certainly not the last...
Christie veto could hurt police
Jul 27, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Gov. Christopher Christie might not have felt very comfortable coming to Jersey City last week to attend the funeral of Melvin Santiago , the police officer shot on July 13. Part of the reason is t...
Zimmer’s choice?
Jul 20, 2014 | 6 6 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
If anyone thinks the next police chief of Hoboken won’t be a person very close to Mayor Dawn Zimmer , then I have a bridge to sell them. The Zimmer administration has changed the rules, allowing li...
A friend in deed
Jul 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
A woman from one of the three senior citizen buildings in Secaucus called the Hudson Reporter last week to thank “Mayor Mike,” as Mayor Michael Gonnelli is best known, for the great time she had at...
War of nerves
Jul 06, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The conflict between Hoboken Housing Authority Chairwoman Dana Wefer and Hoboken Housing Authority Executive Director Carmelo Garcia has taken yet another turn. (The HHA is the agency that oversees...
A not so secret message
Jun 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Freeholder Bill O’Dea , who hopes to run for Hudson County Executive next year, got the message: everybody who is anybody politically in Hudson County politics is lining up behind the reelection bi...
After the smoke has cleared
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Politics, like rust, never sleeps. So just when you think the shouting is over, the whole election cycle starts up again. Most immediately on the agenda will be November school board races in Jerse...