Fundraiser held for NJ LGBTQ Caucus
Hoboken to install gender neutral bathrooms
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 02, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
First Ward Councilman Michael DeFusco responded to recent bias incidents again homosexual and transgender Americans by hosting a fundraiser last week for the NJ LGBTQ Caucus at The Dubliner at 96 R...
SCOREBOARD
Hurley awaits the inevitable for St. Anthony
by Jim Hague
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
For the first time in almost 50 years of knowing the man and 34 years of writing countless articles about the man, there was a hint of defeat in the voice of Bob Hurley last Tuesday afternoon. Ther...
A celebration of spring
Massive Indian festival of colors planned for Exchange Place
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Although a few events celebrating the Indian community’s spring festival of colors known as Holi have already taken place in Hudson County, these will likely pale in comparison to the celebration s...
Breaking the glass
Hudson County honors trailblazing local women at ceremony
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 192 192 recommendations | email to a friend
A pioneering space engineer, a local school superintendent, and the youngest municipal clerk in New Jersey history were among the women honored in a Women’s History Month ceremony late last week. I...
FOLEY, JOHN DOUGLAS
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
A memorial service was held March 31 at The Woodcliff Community Reformed Church, North Bergen, for John Douglas Foley, 66. He passed away March 22 in his home in North Bergen. He was born in Jersey...
Raia sounds infrastructure alarm
Apr 02, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Recently, I sounded the alarm about our city’s decaying infrastructure when a sinkhole developed on Willow Street, causing the pavement to collapse and an SUV to fall through the stree...
A couple’s best friend(s)
Local dogs compete at Westminster show
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 392 392 recommendations | email to a friend
Chester Gigolo might just be one of Hudson County's hidden talents. He's a budding actor, having appeared in commercials for Verizion, QVC, and Mastercard. He's a published author, and he's a star ...
Winning words and art
Reporter papers, magazines win 10 awards in statewide contest
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
The reporters, graphic artists, and advertising executives for the Hudson Reporter chain of newspapers recently won 10 awards in the prestigious Better Newspaper Contest run annually by the New Jer...
Will Trump’s budget cuts affect North Bergen?
Road and other infrastructure work and tax stability will suffer
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Donald Trump’s plans to slash $3 billion in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding in his proposed 2017 budget is stirring up anxiety among North Bergen officials. They warn that the cuts...
How the human body works
County middle schools explore anatomical functions
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
Did you know that human beings actually have more than five senses? “Actually there are 21 senses,” said seventh grader Nash Allen, who along with other teammates from around Hudson County presente...