City gets state approval to dissolve the Parking Authority
Consolidation and restructuring of city services aims to save money and reduce duplication
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
In what is bound to reignite the controversy over the wisdom of abolishing the Jersey City Parking Authority, the city has received unanimous approval from the State Local Finance Board to undertak...
KOSCIUCH, EUGENE JOHN
Apr 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral service was held April 17 at Immaculate Conception Church for Eugene John Kosciuch, 82, of Little Egg Harbor, formerly of Secaucus. He passed away April 13. He was the husband of Barbara ...
A race of their own
Kids will test their abilities on obstacle course race in May
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
When Ashley Ntansah first thought of the Urban Youth Athletic Challenge to be held at Liberty State Park in Jersey City on Saturday, May 10, he envisioned a modified version of a popular extreme sp...
School election is Wednesday
Unopposed candidates, $24 million budget up for a vote in Weehawken
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Although the school district election on April 23 has four candidates running unopposed for four Board of Education seats, voters still get to approve or reject the district’s $24 million 2014-2015...
Spring into Secaucus
Schedule of upcoming events announced at town hall
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus will be one busy town this spring. At the town council meeting on April 8 a packed schedule of upcoming public events was announced. The following is a roundup of some of these events in c...
The high price of car ownership
North Bergen auto insurance among NJ’s most expensive
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The website ValuePenguin recently posted an article asking the question, “Which cities have the cheapest car insurance in New Jersey?” In case you’re wondering, North Bergen is not among them. In f...
Mumps outbreak on Stevens campus confirmed
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Eight cases of mumps have been confirmed at the Stevens Institute of Technology, according to a press release from the city issued Thursday evening. The students affected have been vaccinated, the ...
Upgrading the fleet
WNY gets new police cars from project fees
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 20, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
About two years ago, then-West New York Police Director Michael Indri came up with an idea about how the city could modernize its aging fleet of police vehicles without saddling taxpayers with addi...
LABRUNO, MILDRED
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A funeral mass was offered April 16 at St. Francis R.C. Church, Hoboken, for Mildred “Millie” LaBruno, 84, of Hoboken. She passed away at her daughters Hoboken residence surrounded by her family on...
HCEDC holds monthly meeting
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The Hudson County Economic Development Corporation held its March luncheon. From Left to right: Kevin O'Connor - United Water, Mark Bocchieri - Verizon, Dave Hollenbeck - PSE&G, Speaker Vincent Pri...