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Goat found roaming outside Secaucus Walmart
Jul 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS -- A lone baby goat was found roaming outside the Secaucus Walmart on Thursday, July 19, according to a Facebook post from The Barnyard Sanctuary. Secaucus Animal Control officer Kevin Kes...
Hoboken school board meets Tuesday, July 24
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HOBOKEN – The next Board of Education meeting has been scheduled for Tuesday, July at 6 p.m. The meeting place will be the Demarest School Auditorium,158 Fourth St. second floor.
Hoboken permits Suez water project to resume work
Jul 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Hoboken Mayor Ravi Bhalla announced his decision to allow SUEZ Water to resume its work in southwest Hoboken after they turned in a revised plan to update an underground water meter. The...
Author Cherise Wolas comes to Little City Books
Jul 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
Author Cherise Wolas, author of "The Family Tabor," visits Little City Books on Tuesday, July 24 at 7 p.m. According to the shop, "Over the course of a weekend, a family's complicated secrets unfol...
Fifth child dies in Union City fire, investigation ongoing
Jul 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 143 143 recommendations | email to a friend
UNION CITY-- According to a press release from Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office, the investigation into the origin and cause of the fire at 416 25th St. in Union City on July 13 continues. It has ...

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‘The Feast’ returns for 108th year
Popular Hoboken St. Ann’s Festival adds new feature: country music
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 272 272 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken’s famed St. Ann’s Italian Festival, a six-day long Italian festival that draws visitors from around the country, will run from Saturday, July 21 through Thursday, July 26 this year. In addi...
Lost three of his friends in blaze
New firefighters cite personal reasons for joining department
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 242 242 recommendations | email to a friend
Christopher Sorrentino of Hoboken has wanted to become a firefighter ever since he lost three friends in a blaze during college. In January of 2012, an off-campus house near Marist College in Pough...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Jul 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Army Corps of Engineers hearing on Union Dry Dock is July 18 The Army Corps of Engineers will host a public hearing on Wednesday, July 18 from 6 to 9 p.m. in the DeBaun Auditorium at Stevens Instit...
Snoop Dogg ignites Fourth of July
Annual festivities draw an estimated 150,000 to Exchange Place
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Although called Jersey City’s Fourth of July festival, the events at Exchange Place on the holiday evening turned Jersey City into one big disco party. Montgomery Street for blocks leading up to th...
The Mangini legacy
Pershing Field’s green garden could become a model for all city parks
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Patrick G. Mangini loved Pershing Field, both its history and its flora. As a social worker in New York City, Mangini dedicated his life to those he saw as less fortunate. In his spare time, he spe...
The day he got trapped in his own store
JC native, polio survivor releases engaging memoir
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Tom Wilczewski didn’t intend to write a book about growing up with polio. He wanted to write a book about the day he nearly got trapped in his storefront on Essex Street in 1984. But somehow, the b...
Moving on up
Weehawken High School graduates 71 students for 2018 class
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
Seventy one seniors graduated from Weehawken High School on June 22. The school's 78th graduating class has much to celebrate, having received $7.3 million in scholarship offers. At the ceremony, v...
WHS students earn scholarships
Hackensack Meridian Health Palisades Medical Center rewards service and success
Jul 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 489 489 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken High School students Cathylee Cueto and Imani Fulton were each awarded $2,000 Community Service Merit Scholarships from Hackensack Meridian Health Palisades Medical Center last month. The...
Mayor, council members sworn in
Town manager, clerk, and attorney also inaugurated
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
The municipal “Weehawken and You” slate was inaugurated for new terms at Weehawken High School July 1. The terms run for four years each. In Weehawken’s mayor/council form of government, voters cho...
Cracking down
Council adopts ordinance to ban illegal apartments
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 202 202 recommendations | email to a friend
The mayor and Town Council voted to ban illegal apartments in Secaucus at their June 26 meeting. Illegal apartments can include, according to the ordinance: an additional dwelling unit within a sin...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
Jul 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Police arrest man who allegedly had over 40 bags of heroin On June 27, Secaucus police arrested a man allegedly in possession of over 40 bags of suspected heroin, according to a department press re...
Hudson Reporter journalists, artists win state awards
Recognized by Garden State Journalists Association
Jul 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 523 523 recommendations | email to a friend
The reporters and graphic artists for the Hudson Reporter newspapers recently won six writing, one photography, and eight layout awards in the 2017 Memorial Journalism Awards run annually by the Ga...
Controversy over immigration vote
Hudson County renews $10M ICE detainee contract
by Al Sullivan
Staff writer
Jul 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
In a move that could intensify local protests over immigration policy, the Hudson County Board of Freeholders voted July 12 to renew the county’s contract with federal authorities to house immigrat...
30 years at the Bayonne Police Department
Police Chief Drew Sisk resigns
by Rory Pasquariello
Staff writer
Jul 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne Police Chief Drew Sisk announced his retirement this month, effective August 1, a year after he was sworn in. Sisk worked for the Bayonne Police Department 30 years after graduating from th...
NJ Teamsters defy the odds, make playoffs
First-season triumph for Bayonne soccer
by Rory Pasquariello
Staff writer
Jul 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
The NJ Teamsters, Bayonne’s first semi-pro soccer team, won nine games, lost four, and tied one in its first season, propelling the teaminto the playoffs, which took place in Rochester, NY on July ...
‘They feel younger because this place looks younger’
Senior building gets renovated community room, celebrates 50th year
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 210 210 recommendations | email to a friend
Residents of the North Bergen Housing Authority’s Lawler senior buildings celebrated the reopening of their community room on June 29, heading to the room for a buffet dinner, raffles, and a DJ. La...
HCCC names library after retiring president
North Hudson campus, expanded curriculum during Gabert’s 25 years
by Al Sullivan
Reporter senior staff writer
Jul 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 205 205 recommendations | email to a friend
As if his accomplishments at Hudson County Community College over the last 25 years were not enough to earn retiring college president Glen Gabert immortality, the school has decided to name its li...
‘The Feast’ returns for 108th year
Popular Hoboken St. Ann’s Festival adds new feature: country music
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 272 272 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken’s famed St. Ann’s Italian Festival, a six-day long Italian festival that draws visitors from around the country, will run from Saturday, July 21 through Thursday, July 26 this year. In addi...
Stepping into the future
Union City High School graduates 862 students for 2018; 404 for WNY
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 471 471 recommendations | email to a friend
Eight-hundred and sixty two students graduated from Union City High School on June 29, ready for the next phase in their lives. History was made with this year’s class, as Valedictorian Paola Solan...
Head start on hacking
Hudson students enter computer competition
Jul 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 475 475 recommendations | email to a friend
The Liberty STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Alliance hosted its first annual Hudson County Hack-a-thon for fifth through seventh grade students at Liberty Science Center on ...
Hudson Reporter journalists, artists win state awards
Recognized by Garden State Journalists Association
Jul 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 523 523 recommendations | email to a friend
The reporters and graphic artists for the Hudson Reporter newspapers recently won six writing, one photography, and eight layout awards in the 2017 Memorial Journalism Awards run annually by the Ga...
Stepping into the future
Union City High School graduates 862 students for 2018; 404 for WNY
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 471 471 recommendations | email to a friend
Eight-hundred and sixty two students graduated from Union City High School on June 29, ready for the next phase in their lives. History was made with this year’s class, as Valedictorian Paola Solan...
Head start on hacking
Hudson students enter computer competition
Jul 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 475 475 recommendations | email to a friend
The Liberty STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Alliance hosted its first annual Hudson County Hack-a-thon for fifth through seventh grade students at Liberty Science Center on ...
Hudson Reporter journalists, artists win state awards
Recognized by Garden State Journalists Association
Jul 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 523 523 recommendations | email to a friend
The reporters and graphic artists for the Hudson Reporter newspapers recently won six writing, one photography, and eight layout awards in the 2017 Memorial Journalism Awards run annually by the Ga...

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