The secret and the shame
What’s behind the increasing rates of domestic violence in Hudson County?
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County has seen an alarming jump in domestic violence incidents in recent years, raising questions as to what’s behind the increase and the best ways to combat it. December’s double murder a...
New pharmacy opens in West New York
Politicians and constituents host ribbon-cutting for debut
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Some Weehawken and other nearby residents will have easier access to medications from now on. The North Hudson Community Action Corporation held a grand opening for a new pharmacy at its center on ...
New chairman, possible new local police academy
County freeholders reorganize, set agenda
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
With a number of key initiatives about to take place within his freeholder district, Anthony Vainieri of North Bergen was elected the new chairman of the Hudson County Board of Freeholders during t...
Story time
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
During the holiday season, students in Mrs. Rodriquez's class at Union City’s Saint Augustine School heard the religious story of the “Candy Cane.” Vice Principal Sister Johanna Quinto said, “The c...
BRIEFS
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Parkinson declared rightful winner in school board election West New York Board of Education President Adam Parkinson was declared the third place finisher in the Nov. 8 election by a judge last we...
Your neighbors’ resolutions
Residents tell their goals for 2017
by Reporter Staff
Jan 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 201 201 recommendations | email to a friend
The new year is an opportunity to rethink your habits, so residents of our towns (and their dogs) stopped to chat with us last week about their goals for 2017.
Motorcycle-loving cop remembered
Union City officer unexpectedly died at home
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 146 146 recommendations | email to a friend
If anyone wanted a prime example of what the Union City Police Department seeks in its officers, perhaps few exemplified the standards better than Ricardo “Ricky” Fernandez. The 24-year veteran, wh...
Fighting to let transgender youth into Cub Scouts
Statewide group starts petition drive to help Secaucus 8-year-old
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
Joe Maldonado, 8, was having the time of his life when he joined Cub Scout Pack 87 in Secaucus last year. He felt natural, playing with other boys. The fact that he was born biologically female, bu...
BRIEFS
Jan 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
Give blood in WNY or Hoboken As people travel in winter and are not as available to donate, the American Red Cross urges eligible donors to make an appointment to give blood or platelets to help me...
YEAR IN REVIEW 2016
A LOOK BACK
Dec 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 313 313 recommendations | email to a friend