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Lighting the way
Local police pass torch in Special Olympics event
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Police from North Bergen, Union City, West New York, and Jersey City kicked off Special Olympics New Jersey's 35th annual Law Enforcement Torch Run June 8. This year marks the Olympics' 50th annive...
New high school to open in September
Countywide High Tech is on track, officials say
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
High Tech High School, a competitive countywide public school that draws from all towns, is on track to open at its new Secaucus campus in September of 2018, officials said last week at a dedicatio...
County Democrats have a new leader
First woman wins chairmanship of political machine; beats Stack
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
In a stunning reversal of political fortune, powerful state Sen. and Union City Mayor Brian Stack lost his bid to become chairman of the Hudson County Democratic Organization – a longtime political...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
Jun 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Man sentenced in hit-and-run that killed hospital employee A man arrested in connection with a fatal hit-and-run near Palisades Medical Center last year received a five-year prison sentence last we...
Balancing truck and residential parking
Town introduces new permits and zones along Dell Avenue
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 143 143 recommendations | email to a friend
The North Bergen Parking Authority is planning new parking and traffic regulations on the truck-heavy Dell Avenue, from 40th through 49th streets. The area is home to many businesses that use large...
Free BBQ, and more
Local church plans yearlong celebration for 175th anniversary
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 162 162 recommendations | email to a friend
North Hudson residents are welcome to join the Grove Reformed Church on 46th St and JFK Blvd. in its yearlong celebration for its 175th anniversary this year. Not only is the church crafting a seri...
The living is easy
Thousands of residential units being built around Hudson County
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 285 285 recommendations | email to a friend
With dozens of new condo and apartment buildings rising or recent completed all over the county, it’s clear that residents want to take advantage of the area’s transportation, activities, parks, wa...
A whole new medical world
Hudson County hospitals reinvent themselves for the new reality
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 179 179 recommendations | email to a friend
Hospitals in Hudson County and elsewhere in New Jersey have faced serious challenges over the last decade, needing to reinvent themselves in order to survive in a new medical climate. Faced with in...
Business and commercial development
Companies plant their headquarters in Hudson County
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 223 223 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County has become the home for businesses large and small who take advantage of the area’s numerous transit options, river views, local housing, and amenities. Transportation doesn’t just mo...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
Jun 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Summer party rocks Cullum Tower for 45th anniversary Mayor Nicholas Sacco was joined by Commissioners Frank Gargiulo and Julio Marenco to kick off a well-attended anniversary party at the Cullum Bu...

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Mom’s the valedictorian
HCCC grad balanced three kids, 4.0 GPA
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer