Jan 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral mass was celebrated Dec. 29 at St. Paul the Apostle Church, Jersey City, for Barbara Peretti, 73. She died suddenly Dec. 26 at her home. A proud lifelong Jersey City resident, she was the d...
Ex-housing chair: Public would be ‘shocked’
Outraged that low-income housing board may settle suit for $700K
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 07, 2018 | 4 4 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
The former chairwoman of the board that oversees the city’s low-income housing is outraged that the current board recently agreed to pay a former director $700,000 in a legal settlement, and wrote ...
Secaucus standout Pein handling severe injury, comeback
by Jim Hague
Jan 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Hunter Pein was enjoying his junior season as a captain on the Secaucus High School football team. Pein was the highly respected center on offense and outside linebacker on defense. He’s the one th...
Looking ahead
Residents around the county share their resolutions
by Marilyn Baer, Hannington Dia, Rory Pasquariello and Al Sullivan
Reporter staff
Jan 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 136 136 recommendations | email to a friend
A new year sometimes provides new resolve and inspiration for change. While not all problems can be solved by positive thinking (sometimes it takes better health care, help from friends, or even a ...
Color for your commute
WNY artist completes Weehawken tribute mural under Route 495 bridge
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
On a recent freezing afternoon, artist Raul Rubio of West New York was focused on finishing his latest mural, nestled under the Route 495 helix bridge to the Lincoln Tunnel in Weehawken. He just ne...
Help save Black Tom Island, a local historic treasure
Jan 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The historic Black Tom Island site is now the southern area of Liberty State Park, along Morris Pesin Drive. It includes the area from the boat launch down to the great lawn at the sou...
Under new leadership
Hoboken council and city boards reorganize, considers runoff elections
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
During its first meeting of the new year, the Hoboken City Council reorganized under new leadership, selecting a new president and vice president and appointing members to the Planning Board, Zonin...
Union City girls win Holiday Tourney, off to 4-1 start
Dan Finn Classic set for Saturday, Jan. 13; Lincoln, Hudson Catholic and Prep to play
by Jim Hague
Jan 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
After a highly successful run as the head boys’ basketball coach at Union Hill, followed by three years as the head boys’ coach at Secaucus, Carlos Cueto was content coaching with the St. Michael’s...
Happy with the Hops
Jan 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I sometimes take the Hops, including the Senior Hop. The drivers are the kindest, most considerate workers I’ve ever encountered. I wish to express my gratitude and best wishes to all ...
Where there’s smoke
North Hudson Regional Fire & Rescue promotes five
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Five firefighters were promoted in a ceremony held by North Hudson Regional Fire & Rescue (NHRFR) on Monday, Dec. 18, 2017. The special ceremony in the firehouse was attended by firefighters, frien...