The toll of the Hudson Tunnel
Officials and residents raise concerns about proposed new tunnel under county
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Residents of Hudson County have raised a number of concerns about the possible impact of the Hudson Tunnel Project, a proposed new passenger train tunnel connecting New Jersey and New York. The $13...
Proud day in the sun
WNY and UC observe Ecuadorian Independence Day
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Grabbing the shoulders of another marcher in this year’s Ecuadorian Day Parade on Aug. 13, West New York Mayor Felix Roque laughed and said, “I’m not Ecuadorian, but they are. This is their day.” O...
Next gen builders
Union City kids receive awards for STEM program creations
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
At just 11 years old, Treston Torres, a participant in the summer program of Union City S.T.E.M (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math), has the makings of a future tech executive. “At home, I go ...
BRIEFS
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Summer Samba Night at Son Cubano supports Tackle Kids Cancer On Aug. 10, more than 300 guests enjoyed a festive night of great food, music and dancing at Son Cubano Restaurant and Bar to help raise...
Questions remain over deaths at county correctional facility
Woman was sentenced in Weehawken court for DWI
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A 48-year-old woman, sentenced in Weehawken Municipal Court to 180 days in jail in 2016, died at the Hudson County Correctional Center on July 14 as the result of a yet-undisclosed cause. James Ken...
Paper tributes
Local artist soldiers on after mother’s passing
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Until recently, the inspiration behind Union City artist Luis Romero's paper collages was his mother, Margot, who lived with him in his apartment. Originally, he focused more on oil painting, but w...
Is your dismissed charge part of your record?
County Prosecutor's Office holds seminar on expungement
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
If you get arrested and the case is dismissed, you may still have a criminal record. “Expungement also applies to arrests where you haven't been convicted of any crime,” said Hudson County Assistan...
'American Dream' expected to open in 2019
Former Xanadu mall/recreation complex will affect other towns
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The heavily-delayed “American Dream” project in East Rutherford – a recreational/retail complex on Route 3, formerly known as “Xanadu” -- may have acquired enough construction financing to open in ...
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Union City police officer dies in multi-vehicle crash; third loss to department in seven months The Union City Police Department lost an officer in a multi-vehicle crash Thursday, July 27, accordin...
Fundraiser to benefit theater company
Hudson Exploited announces annual summer celebration
Jul 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 267 267 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson Exploited Theater Company, a live performance and multimedia company, will present its 2017 fundraiser, HExTC’s Annual Summer Celebration, at The William V. Musto Cultural Center, 420 15th S...