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Caught in between
Debate over home birth continues, minus midwife involved in tragic delivery
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
The midwife charged with practicing medicine illegally after a baby died in a 2012 Hoboken home birth has completed a pretrial intervention program designed for first time offenders, according to H...
Oops! Schools shouldn’t have laid off aides
Interim superintendent introduced at board meeting
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Summer reading wasn’t just for students this year – the Hoboken Board of Education has had its own assignments to catch up on. After trimming kindergarten teacher’s aides due to an ever tightening ...
The pleading edge
Residents, developers have many hopes for Western Edge redevelopment zone
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
A laundry list of desires for the future of Hoboken’s Western Edge redevelopment zone was on display at the first public meeting introducing a new round of city-led planning this past week. The mee...
Power play
Hoboken resident says PSE&G won’t pay for damage its vehicle caused
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 24, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The dirty CARFAX report was just the beginning of Jim Parascandola’s troubles. When Parascandola, a 16-year resident of Hoboken, found out last month that his parked car had been hit by a Public Se...
Chilling in the park
Frozen fans fill Pier A Park for summer’s final Movies Under the Stars
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
In one scene from the Disney blockbuster Frozen, a shopkeeper in a snow-clogged forest advertises a “big summer blowout” on swim trunks and sunscreen as a supernatural blizzard envelops the land. N...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Aug 24, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
HUD review slams Hoboken Housing Authority procurement practices; Garcia blames board, others for issues HOBOKEN—A review of the procurement practices by the Hoboken Housing Authority under former ...
Security measures – what’s the status?
City pursues anti-drowning efforts, but residents say more are needed
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 17, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
In Hoboken, where violent crime is uncommon and murder nearly non-existent, the gruesome deaths dealt by the Hudson River’s rushing current hold an outsized profile in the minds of residents. The f...
Former housing director blamed for problems
Board addresses emergencies at meeting
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken Housing Authority Board of Commissioners may have succeeded in removing former Executive Director Carmelo Garcia, but in its first meeting since his departure this past Thursday, he rem...
Hudson Reporter scores big
Wins awards for graphics and investigative reporting in three state competitions
Aug 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson Reporter writers and graphic artists picked up numerous awards for their work recently when the results of two competitions were announced from the New Jersey Society of Professional Journal...
Hudson County seniors enjoy cruise
Voyage took sightseers around NY Harbor and East River
Aug 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The entire inside deck of the vessel The Spirit of New Jersey was filled with merry makers on July 23 as senior citizens from Hudson County took a summer cruise around lower Manhattan. The outing, ...

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Honey do
Hudson County beekeepers have varied motivations
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer