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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 | 183 183 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 | 256 256 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...
WNY announces upcoming community events
Summer of participation began with vigil and call to action on Venezuela
Jul 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
The city of West New York has a variety of events planned for the rest of summer 2017, from a street renaming to veterans events and free movies. Mayor Felix Roque and the Board of Commissioners be...
Hudson Reporter newspapers win slew of state awards
Garden State Journalists Association fetes writing, graphics, photography
by Reporter Staff
Jul 23, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
The reporters and graphic artists for the Hudson Reporter newspapers recently won 11 writing, 12 photography, and six layout awards in the prestigious 2016 Memorial Journalism Awards run annually b...
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North Bergen man receives 20 years behind bars for beating WNY girlfriend to death A judge last Monday sentenced a North Bergen man to 20 years behind bars for his West New York girlfriend’s death,...
Teen mom raises her cap
Union City graduates 849 seniors
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
Among the 849 seniors who filled Union City High School’s auditorium June 23, senior Itzel Alvarez’s presence exemplified their never-give-up attitude. “I got pregnant at the age of 16,” revealed A...

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