Little architects
Clarendon School to get new playground – designed by the students
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
The kids had no idea what was coming – just that they were being summoned to an assembly. Once seated and shushed, they were addressed by Principal Steve Viggiani. “We’re getting a new playground,”...
Cracking down on crime
Guttenberg police nab suspects in two incidents
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Four men were arrested recently in two different incidents in Guttenberg. In both cases it was the alertness of the police that led to the arrests. At about 12:45 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 23, Officer...
Big night for Hoboken’s small businesses
Newspapers, restaurants, others take honors 2014 Chamber of Commerce awards
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson Reporter newspapers, Cucharamama, HOPES Community Action Partnership, and a handful of other Hoboken businesses and agencies won honors Thursday night at the Hoboken Chamber of Commerce’...
Getting the money back
Mayors want their business district $$$ from the state
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayors and other urban officials gathered in the Walmart parking lot in North Bergen on Nov. 10 to support a bill proposed by Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto to reinstate state funds for business d...
Humbled by your support
Nov 16, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am writing to express my deepest appreciation to the voters of Hoboken for entrusting me to serve another three years on the Board of Education. Weeks of knocking on hundreds of door...
Massive assault on our public health
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: U.S., state, and municipal health authorities are working overtime and spending millions of dollars to stem the spread of Ebola, which has killed just one person here. Where is the com...
SCANNAVINO, PATRICIA
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass took place Nov. 12 at Our Lady of Fatima Church for Patricia “Pat” Scannavino, 69, of North Bergen. She passed away Nov. 8. She was a matron with the North Bergen High School and a m...
A playground made from toothbrushes
Jersey City charter school wins competition
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Students at BelovEd Community Charter School of Jersey City learned about recycling and about the power of the vote two weeks ago, after accumulating 178,303 playground credits to win the Recycled ...
TASTY TIDBITS
McNair’s Prendergass heads to Holmdel
Grid performances; Hagueini returns
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Some of the area’s top cross country performers will head to Holmdel Park this weekend for the NJSIAA Group championships. One of those who will compete with the state’s best is McNair Academic’s R...
Quite a feast
Weehawken Girl Scouts learn outdoor cookery
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Some of Weehawken’s older Girl Scouts gathered in their leader’s yard and home recently to practice “foil cooking,” where girls selected their own foil recipes, provided all the uncooked and unprep...