AMATO, MICHELE
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Aug. 17 at St. Ann’s RC Church, Hoboken, for Michele Amato, 73, of Hoboken. He passed away Aug. 13 in Jersey City. A retired employee with the David & Company Folding Box...
City lifts suspension on PSE&G projects
Utility quickly reaches an agreement after a ban on its street work
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Steven Fulop has lifted the suspension on all PSE&G construction work in Jersey City he imposed on Aug. 17 after the utility company and the city came to an agreement on a re-paving schedule ...
BERCKES, ADELIA
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was held Aug. 19 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Adelia Berckes, of Secaucus. She passed away Aug.15. She was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. to John and Mabel Sturnick. The ol...
Seventeen take petitions for November race
Aug. 31 deadline to run for City Council
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 23, 2015 | 8 8 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
It may not feel like it in the summer heat, but Hoboken’s November municipal elections are just 72 days away. Though three school board positions and two state Assembly seats are up for grabs, the ...
Teach your students – don’t text or ‘friend’ them
Some schools serious about social media bans; others duck the question
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Teachers may be people like everyone else, but writing casual comments on social media just like a regular person can get them into hot water pretty quickly if they’re not careful. Fortunately, mos...
Wet and wild
NB kids enjoy day of ‘Fun with a Cop’
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
The “perp” raced across the open field, weapon in hand. Officer Saray Durango matched him in speed, sprinting at high speed on a scorching summer afternoon. Unfortunately, Police pursuits happen al...
BERRY, JEAN
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Aug. 20 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Jean Berry (Barone), 95, a longtime resident of Secaucus and Florida who was a former employee in Clarendon Public ...
Getting in gear
Zimmer announces Sept. start for bike share
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
After two and a half years of planning and fundraising, the finish line is in sight for Hoboken’s bike share program. Thanks to sponsorships from six local companies, the city and its private partn...
Former councilman’s daughter dies
Eileen Gaughan hit by a car on shore highway
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Eileen Gaughan, 42, daughter of former Jersey City Councilman Bill Gaughan, was killed after being struck by a car in Wall Township the night of Tuesday, Aug. 18. She was apparently struck when try...
From Weehawken to Fulbright
Proposes to strengthen U.S.-Mexico trade relations
by Melissa Heule
Reporter staff writer
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Nick Grassi may not be of Spanish origin, but he has quickly picked up the language. With experience that has taken him to several Latin countries, he’ll pick up his bags again for Mexico as a Fulb...