Fighting against flooding
City working quickly to start ‘Rebuild by Design,’ but steps remain
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jul 27, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
No one needs to remind Mayor Dawn Zimmer how important it is to move quickly on Hoboken’s flooding problem — her residents tell her after every storm. “I’m advocating as strongly as I can that we m...
Bumpy ride for Hudson County bike share
After five months, cities still lack funding to begin program
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jul 27, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Almost half a year after Hoboken, Jersey City, and Weehawken announced plans to launch a regional bike share program, the cities still have not received enough funding to launch the project. Origin...
Mayor cuts ribbon on newest waterfront development
by Mario A. Martinez
Reporter Correspondent
Jul 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
In the latest steps towards waterfront development, Mayor Richard Turner, township officials, and home developers Lennar Urban held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the opening of a 74-unit condo buil...
Free concert
The Django Festival All-Stars to swing on the Hudson
Jul 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Summer Concerts on the Hudson will present the internationally-acclaimed Django Festival All-Stars, carrying on the legacy of legendary Gypsy guitarist Django Reinhardt, on Wednesday, July 30. Toge...
Rock on!
WFMU launches new live music venue
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
A small sign on the front door said: “Sold out.” It was a good kickstart to WFMU’s new performance venue, and music radio fans gathered to celebrate. Designed not as regular bar venue, but a space ...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
Jul 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News , and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neig...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Jul 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken Golf Outing will raise funds for volunteer first aid squad Come out and support the Weehawken Volunteer First Aid Squad at the 10th annual Township of Weehawken Golf Outing on Thursday, A...
Formula One Grand Prix in Hudson County may be postponed again
Jul 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- The race is on -- well, probably on hold for another year. According to NJBiz, the Formula One Grand Prix race, slated for the streets of Weehawken and West New York, may be postpo...
‘Gay American’ speech was 10 years ago
Former Gov. McGreevey and others look back at his famous resignation
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Born in Margaret Hague Hospital in Jersey City, baptized in St. Patrick’s Church, former Gov. Jim McGreevey looked back this week, with some sense of disbelief, at his resignation as governor 10 ye...
Marching with Mickey
Weehawken band has banner year; participates in Disney parade
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
“Who came in number one in the country?” asked Weehawken Mayor Richard Turner from the podium at this year’s high school graduation. “The Weehawken Marching Band!” It was another good year for the ...