jersey city news

Teacher’s union withdraws Chiaravalloti support
Philosophical feud fuels assembly primary battle
by Al Sullivan and Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 28, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
The Jersey City Education Association (JCEA) has rescinded its endorsement of Assemblyman Nicholas Chiaravalloti, who is seeking a second term in the state Assembly representing the 31st District e...
Cats, dogs, chain stores, schools, and more
Council pulls, repeals, tables several ordinances
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
In a session rife with second thoughts and uncertainty that strongly resembled the “Who’s on First” Abbott & Costello sketch, the City Council last week pulled, repealed, or tabled several local or...
Hudson Reporter newspapers win slew of state awards
Garden State Journalists Association fetes writing, graphics, photography
by Reporter Staff
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 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...
Murphy holds rallies in Hudson County
Former ambassador promises to stand up to Trump if elected governor
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
In a last minute push to solidify his political base, Phil Murphy, the leading candidate in the Democratic primary for governor (the election will be held June 6), brought his road show to Jersey C...
Unique and standing tall
A glimpse inside Urby, New Jersey’s tallest residential tower
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
For more than a year, Hudson Bergen Light Rail passengers who stop at the Harborside Financial Center have watched a new residential tower rise and take their place as part of the Jersey City skyli...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
May 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Jersey City opens pools and sprinklers over Memorial Day weekend To celebrate the unofficial kickoff to summer this holiday weekend, Mayor Steven M. Fulop and the Department of Recreation announce ...
To the rescue
State provides financial help for technology startups that lose money
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
Ryan Shearman and his partner, the cofounders of Fusar, a Jersey City based technology company, were living in Hoboken when they put together an idea to close a technical gap in communication for p...
City honors its champions
Big wins for Jersey City education in sports and science
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
Members of the St. Peter’s University men’s basketball team and students from PS 28 in Jersey City Heights looked kind of out of place in the council chambers at the May 9 meeting of the City Counc...
A response to Trump deportation order
Jersey City Immigrant Affairs Committee moves city ID program forward
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
Taking the first steps to discharge their new and likely significant responsibilities, the Jersey City Immigrant Affairs Commission reviewed and gave its blessing to the new city identification pro...
Riding to remember
Police Unity Tour pauses in Jersey City
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
With local officials and residents waiting near the city’s statue to fallen police on Montgomery Street in Jersey City on May 9, nearly 200 people on bicycles made their way from New York City’s 9/...

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Bitcoin is here
Currency, capital, or ransom?
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer