No room for hate
Residents gather to show support for Charlottesville victims
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
The drum beat slowly and people arrived in ones and twos as the sun set on Aug. 14 on Newark Pedestrian Plaza, the scene of several recent vigils following the all too frequent national atrocities....
The toll of the Hudson Tunnel
Officials and residents raise concerns about proposed new tunnel under county
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Residents of Hudson County have raised a number of concerns about the possible impact of the Hudson Tunnel Project, a proposed new passenger train tunnel connecting New Jersey and New York. The $13...
New library building in the works
Township seeks expansion into former furniture store
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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North Bergen is working on plans to move the Downtown Library into a bigger space in the former Kennedy Furniture store site in the next few years. In July, the Board of Commissioners adopted a $4....
Art from local shelter
Hoboken Historical Museum exhibits ‘in transition’ works
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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A hundred and forty-eight works of art by Hoboken residents in transitional housing are on display in the Hoboken Historical Museum’s Upper Gallery. The art in the exhibit, titled “In Transition: W...
MORAN, EDNA F.
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A mass of Christian burial was celebrated Aug. 12 at St. Paul of the Cross Church for Edna F. Moran, 80. She passed away at Hudson Hills Assisted Living in North Bergen, on Aug. 9. A lifelong Jerse...
The toll of the Hudson Tunnel
Officials and residents raise concerns about proposed new tunnel under county
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Residents of Hudson County have raised a number of concerns about the possible impact of the Hudson Tunnel Project, a proposed new passenger train tunnel connecting New Jersey and New York. The $13...
Farm owner fights township in court
Says officials unfairly blocked development efforts over 15 years
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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A couple who owns a small plot of farmland on Park Avenue near the Lincoln Tunnel alleges that the Township of Weehawken has blocked their efforts for 15 years to clean up their property and develo...
SCOREBOARD
Anderson returns to courts where he once played
Former St. Anthony star and current Spurs standout holds clinic for kids
by Jim Hague
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It didn’t take long for Kyle Anderson to remember the first time he was interviewed after playing basketball on the courts inside North Hudson Braddock Park in his native North Bergen. Kyle was all...
PETRICK, BARBARA
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A mass of Christian burial was celebrated Aug. 17 at St. Joseph’s Church, Jersey City, for Jersey City native, historian, teacher, author, activist, wife and mother Barbara Petrick, Ph.D. She died ...
Paid parking spaces sit empty
Owners of office building want to use fewer spots
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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The Hoboken Zoning Board of Adjustment met on Tuesday Aug. 15 for an hour and a half to discuss whether an existing office building near the train station can earmark fewer parking spots for its te...