For caregivers, the work never stops
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Many of us are just getting back to the office after time off for the holidays. But for caregivers, the work never stopped. Indeed, caring for loved ones is a 24/7 gig with no paid tim...
Body cameras will prevent mistreatment
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The massive public reaction to the tragic deaths of three black teens at the hands of white police officers has led to a national call for use of body cameras to record and prevent any...
WHITTON, CAROLINE EDNA
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral service was held Jan. 9 for Caroline Edna Whitton, 94, of Weehawken. She passed away Jan. 4. She was born in Bridgeport, Conn. and lived in Weehawken for most of her life. Caroline was a ...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen woman sentenced to 20 years in stabbing death of deli owner A judge in Hudson County Superior Court sentenced a North Bergen woman to 20 years in prison for her part in the stabbing de...
Watching the river flow
Song recalls couple’s 90-year love affair with Hudson River
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
At age 85, Catherine Portman-Laux decided to write a song. But not just any song. As a self-proclaimed “river rat” and lifelong lover of the waterways, she opted two years ago to make her first com...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Weehawken’s LeDuke: Hoop sensation
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken High School’s latest basketball superstar came to the school by way of California and two different Hudson County high schools before arriving in Weehawken. But at this point, no one care...
BRIEFS
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Second contractor pleads guilty to scheme to get $$ out of City Hall According to a press release from the U.S. Attorney General's office, a second local contractor admitted on Wednesday to rigging...
Kennedy Boulevard accident injures three
Jan 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Two victims of a midday car accident on Thursday, Jan. 15 had to be extricated from the vehicle they were traveling in following the two-car collision at 27th Street and John F. Kennedy B...
Bayonne firefighters put out blaze at Global Terminal in Bayonne
Jan 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – City firefighters capped a busy week by extinguishing a truck fire at the Global Terminal on Port Jersey Boulevard on Saturday, Jan. 17 at about 2 p.m. The Bayonne Fire Department respond...
Opposition ticket files to run for WNY city commission
Jan 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
WEST NEW YORK – Commissioner Count Wiley along with Carlos Betancourt, Myrli Sanchez, Hector Hernandez, and Thomas Leung picked up paperwork on Jan 16 to run as a opposition ticket against Mayor Fe...