Community Court – a new approach
City launches pilot program in the fall as justice reform initiative
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
In the first of what will be a series of neighborhood meetings, police officials, court staff and representatives of the community met at the Mary McLeod Bethune Life Center on July 6, attempting t...
An alternative to borrowing $$$ from others
New technology may help cities finance their own projects
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Cities across the country are in revival mode. Neighborhoods once isolated are now connected. Once dangerous roads are now safer for pedestrians and cyclists.Towns are facilitating projects that br...
A book publisher, author, and new Hudson County resident
Jason Pinter releases his political thriller novel this Monday
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Jason Pinter, a novelist and new Hoboken resident who runs a well-respected independent publishing company, released his sixth thriller novel in June, entitled The Castle. The book was partly “insp...
TASTY TIDBITS
Two Hudson hurlers find home in Sussex County
Fine job by NJ.com on all-time Union City greats; farewells to Coyle, Ulrich
by Jim Hague
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Gianni Zayas and Kenny Roder were born just five days apart in 1994. Zayas was born on April 18, Roder on April 23. The two would eventually become high school baseball standouts; Zayas for North B...
GOLDEN, JANET ELISE
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A mass of Christian burial was celebrated July 8 at St. Lawrence Church, Weehawken, for Janet Elise Golden, 76, of North Bergen. She passed away July 5 at home surrounded by her loving family. Born...
An alternative to borrowing $$$ from others
New technology may help cities finance their own projects
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Cities across the country are in revival mode. Neighborhoods once isolated are now connected. Once dangerous roads are now safer for pedestrians and cyclists.Towns are facilitating projects that br...
A new home for Jewish preschoolers
Reggio -inspired classes begin in September
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jul 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
My Little Gan, a Jewish-inspired preschool, has found a new home in western Hoboken in the Monroe Center at 720 Monroe St. Classes will begin in September for children aged 6 months to four years o...
Drug overdose is now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States
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Dear Editor: In 2014, it surpassed both car accidents and gun violence in number of deaths. Those with loved ones who are using opiates or heroin need to be aware that opiates are the main contribu...
JCMC cancer program gets highest rating
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Dear Editor: Jersey City Medical Center - RWJBarnabas Health recently received full accreditation from the American College of Surgeons Committee on Cancer Program Standards. This is the highest na...
The 500-Foot Bar Rule, Redux
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Dear Editor: This letter is concerned with the effort to create exceptions to the longstanding city rule that plenary retail consumption license holders may not open within 500 feet of one another....