School aid cut could be devastating
Cunningham and Stack introduce payroll tax
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 196 196 recommendations | email to a friend
State Senate Pres. Steven Sweeney, who represents a southern New Jersey district, wants to cut state school aid to districts perceived to be overfunded. These include Jersey City, although local sc...
Do over
After boat crash, students get new prom
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 365 365 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken High School students will get a second prom on June 10 after a yacht collision in the Hudson River prematurely ended their first one on May 24. A successful GoFundMe launched by district ...
Balancing truck and residential parking
Town introduces new permits and zones along Dell Avenue
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 153 153 recommendations | email to a friend
The North Bergen Parking Authority is planning new parking and traffic regulations on the truck-heavy Dell Avenue, from 40th through 49th streets. The area is home to many businesses that use large...
More play
Hartz Mountain reopens public park by waterfront
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 271 271 recommendations | email to a friend
Developer Hartz Mountain, which built the Lincoln Harbor development on the town’s south waterfront, reopened North Park on June 1. The 2.5-acre public space now includes a tot lot, children’s play...
School spirit
Hoboken non-profit raises $200K for district
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 188 188 recommendations | email to a friend
Drawing more than 250 attendees, the Hoboken Public Education Foundation’s Annual Gala on May 17 raised over $200,000 last month. A hundred percent of the gala’s proceeds go to school programs for ...
Free BBQ, and more
Local church plans yearlong celebration for 175th anniversary
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 175 175 recommendations | email to a friend
North Hudson residents are welcome to join the Grove Reformed Church on 46th St and JFK Blvd. in its yearlong celebration for its 175th anniversary this year. Not only is the church crafting a seri...
Journal Square rebirth a slow process
Newkirk project breaks ground, but One Journal Square is stalled
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 238 238 recommendations | email to a friend
Journal Square is in the midst of a rebirth, but it’s taking so long that some people are getting frustrated, especially Ward C Councilman Richard Boggiano. While Namdar Group broke ground in May o...
The living is easy
Thousands of residential units being built around Hudson County
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 333 333 recommendations | email to a friend
With dozens of new condo and apartment buildings rising or recent completed all over the county, it’s clear that residents want to take advantage of the area’s transportation, activities, parks, wa...
A whole new medical world
Hudson County hospitals reinvent themselves for the new reality
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 275 275 recommendations | email to a friend
Hospitals in Hudson County and elsewhere in New Jersey have faced serious challenges over the last decade, needing to reinvent themselves in order to survive in a new medical climate. Faced with in...
SCOREBOARD
Strong weekend by locals at NJSIAA Group track championships
Edwards earns two gold medals, Khriss and McGee also earn Group titles
by Jim Hague
Jun 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
It will go down as one of the strongest weekends at the NJSIAA Group track and field championships that Hudson County ever enjoyed. In all, three Hudson County individuals and one relay team earned...