Many Airbnb hosts are in violation
UC landlords complain about proposed penalties for short-term rentals
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
The Union City Board of Commissioners passed a law in December of 2015 banning residents from renting out their properties to other people for fewer than 31 days (a practice for which people use si...
Raising the flag of respect
Union City holds vigil and LGBTQ Pride Month ceremony
by Jesse Shramenko
Reporter Correspondent
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Union City Mayor Brian P. Stack, the Board of Commissioners, and distinguished guests held a flag-raising ceremony and vigil for the Orlando shooting victims in honor of LGBTQ Pride Month on Tuesda...
Hudson students compete
Head to Phoenix for Intel International Science and Engineering Fair
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Christopher Frias, a senior at Union City High School, and Jackson Weaver, a junior at Jersey City’s McNair Academic High School, traveled to Phoenix on May 8 to compete in the Intel International ...
PSE&G to upgrade facilities in West New York
New durable plastic pipes will improve reliability and reduce possibility of methane leaks
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Public Service Electric & Gas Company (PSE&G) plans to replace approximately 4.8 miles of older gas pipes in West New York with new, durable plastic and/or coated steel piping to ensure a continued...
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West New York to hold Multicultural Fair and Pet Fair on same day Mayor Felix Roque and Commissioner of Public Affairs Cosmo A. Cirillo invite the entire community to the annual Town Pet Fair. All ...
Always remembered
Union City park honors six police killed in line of duty
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 151 151 recommendations | email to a friend
A new park opened in Union City on the corner of Eleventh and West streets last month, dedicated to the six Union City police officers who have been killed in the line of duty. Union City Police Ch...
Is Kennedy Boulevard safe?
After fatal accident earlier this year; County takes action
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 147 147 recommendations | email to a friend
David Porto, 43, of Jersey City, was fatally struck by a northbound Ford F-350 pickup truck on Kennedy Blvd. in Bayonne between 30th and 31st streets on Wednesday afternoon, April 27 while trying t...
Cuban pride on the march
North Hudson hosts 15th annual parade and festival
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Correspondent
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
North Hudson paid homage to its Cuban population with the 15th annual Cuban Parade and Festival of New Jersey last Sunday, kicking off in North Bergen. And despite a rainy start, nothing could damp...
Hudson Reporter offices move
Newspaper chain relocates to new building in Bayonne
by Rory Pasquariello
Staff writer
Jun 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 136 136 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson Reporter moved its main office last week to 447 Broadway in Bayonne after 33 years in Hoboken. The move has been met with excitement by owners and staff. The company owns eight weekly ne...
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Ordinance prohibiting short-term rentals postponed until next meeting The Union City Board of Commissioners and Mayor Brian Stack have introduced an amendment to an ordinance prohibiting all short-...