Tape ‘scandal’ rolls on
Yun will introduce resolution requiring public release
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
Pressed to take action by members of the group Civic JC at last Wednesday’s City Council meeting, Councilman Michael Yun said he will introduce a resolution at the next council meeting on Oct. 25, ...
Fulop v. Matsikoudis
Mayoral candidates make their case in Reporter-sponsored video debate
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Saying the 2017 municipal election will decide of the future of Jersey City, Mayor Steven Fulop and his challenger Bill Matsikoudis went head-to-head in a video debate hosted by The Hudson Reporter...
Battle for Ward E
Council candidates air concerns in forum
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Rumor had it that Mayor Steven Fulop was going to show up at the Ward E council candidates’ debate on Oct. 10. He didn’t, but wherever he was, it’s possible his ears were ringing. The candidates di...
Gabert marks 25th anniversary as HCCC president
Built a school with uncertain prospects into a learning center
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
When Dr. Glenn Gabert took over as the president of Hudson County Community College in 1992 – the fifth president or acting president to serve in three years – the campus consisted of one building ...
Everything was golden
Film festival brought out the stars
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Every year, the Golden Door International Film Festival draws a lot of talented people. Some filmmakers are local talent, but many come from around the globe. And since its foundation about six yea...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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JC Museum gets new home The Jersey City Redevelopment Authority purchased a piece of property previously owned by the Hudson County Schools of Technology that will serve as the new home of the Jers...
Reports: Loose talk sinks bids
Political tongues wag over accidentally-recorded voicemail between Fulop officials
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 96 96 recommendations | email to a friend
A pending court decision regarding an ex-employee’s 2013 lawsuit against the city has political tongues wagging during the current mayoral election. In depositions taken last month as part of the 2...
Candidates for Board of Education face off
Plenty of opinions, but no sparks fly at Parents Take Action event
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
Unlike similar debates in the past, candidates in his year’s school board election agreed more than they disagreed at the Sept. 27 forum hosted by Parents Take Action at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church...
A unique partnership
NJCU public-private development would help keep tuition costs down
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
A groundbreaking last month marked the next step in a project that promises to transform the western side of Jersey City. On Sept. 20, New Jersey City University began building the second of four m...
Puerto Rico gets help from Hudson County
Local officials and agencies organizing after hurricane
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
My sister Kathy sent a message to the rest of the family last month, after Hurricane Irma passed just north of Puerto Rico, to let us know she was okay. While there was significant damage on the is...