North Hudson gets first no-kill animal shelter
WNY facility approved to open this month
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The West New York zoning board on Jan. 28 unanimously approved a variance allowing a new animal shelter to open in a mixed-use building at 6410-6412 Dewey Ave. The facility, operated by the nonprof...
Welcoming the fire monkey
Tips to enhance your luck and life this Chinese New Year
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The Year of the Monkey is upon us, beginning Monday, Feb. 8. Across the globe, in Asia, in urban Chinatowns, and in countless homes internationally, celebrations will take place with families gathe...
Barbara Tulko wins award for excellence
Re/Max broker’s 26 years of success unbroken
Feb 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
For the 26th consecutive year, Barbara Tulko, broker associate with RE/MAX Villa Realtors of Hudson and Bergen Counties, has earned the 2015 NJ Association of Realtors Circle of Excellence Award. T...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
Feb 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Elevator repair person dies in accident in shaft of Galaxy Towers A 44-year-old elevator repair person from New Windsor, New York was accidentally killed inside an elevator shaft in Tower II of the...
More police in Guttenberg
New officers inducted at council meeting
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Feb 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The Guttenberg Police Department continued to grow stronger with the recent addition of several patrol officers. Thomas Collins and Douglas Salazar both took the oath as Class II Special Police Off...
‘Four trillion tons of snow’
North Bergen DPW clears streets after record-breaking blizzard
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
By 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Sarai Colon had already put in more than 12 hours straight, working more than 42 hours in three days – and her crew still had half a dozen blocks to clear before calling it qu...
Honoring those who served
New veterans’ memorial dedicated in Braddock Park
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Residents gained an attractive park within a park with the official opening of a new $1.1 million veterans’ memorial at the north end of James J. Braddock North Hudson Park on Thursday, Jan. 21. “P...
Smack surges in Hudson County
White-collar heroin users on the rise
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Shirley, 35, of Jersey City was an only child, born into a home with a mother who was “an active addict, a violent alcoholic,” she said in a recent interview. She was molested by an aunt’s friend w...
The ‘Power List’
The Reporter’s annual movers and shakers for 2016
by Hudson Reporter staff
Jan 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 146 146 recommendations | email to a friend
The status of Hudson County’s most powerful people rises and falls from year to year. Some are more relevant one year and less so the next. Influence can mean different things, not only political p...