Kaytn Memorial statue will be moved
Historic symbol of Polish massacre may be relocated to make room for green plaza
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
One of the most iconic statues in Jersey City will be moved, at least temporarily, from its location near the Exchange Place PATH Station to clear the way for creation of a green space plaza. The K...
To come: Hudson Beer, medical marijuana facility, hotels
A roundup of burgeoning development in Secaucus
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 494 494 recommendations | email to a friend
Despite Secaucus’ status as Hudson County’s most suburban town, the area is home to a large amount of industrial and commercial development. Seventy percent of the town’s tax base comes from commer...
Town adopts $95.4M budget for 2018
Also at commissioners’ meeting: New parks coming
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 252 252 recommendations | email to a friend
The North Bergen Board of Commissioners officially adopted their $95.4M budget for 2018 at their April 25 meeting. It covers town spending from this past Jan. 1 through Dec. 31. The budget will cau...
LAHAYE, THERESA M.
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A funeral mass was offered May 3 at Immaculate Conception Church in Secaucus for Theresa M. Lahaye, 79, of Secaucus. She passed away April 30 at Holy Name Hospital. Born in Jersey City to the late ...
Can the working class and artists stay in Hoboken?
City discusses options for affordable housing
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 299 299 recommendations | email to a friend
Councilwoman Vanessa Falco, who has long-time family roots in this town, knows that some of the people who have historically added to the fabric of Hoboken – artists, blue-collar workers – may have...
Council probes ‘pay-to-play’ allegations
Also adopts $118.7M budget, questions City Hall stipends
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
During Wednesday’s four-hour City Council meeting, members of the council accused the mayor of potentially violating local “pay to play” laws that attempt to curtail contracts given to vendors who ...
On a peace mission
West Point cadets return to Jersey City for cultural immersion tour
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
Cadets from the United States Military Academy at West Point, N.Y. returned to Jersey City during the last week in April as part of their annual program called Winning the Peace. Called “a cultural...
Food, art, and festivities
Hoboken Arts & Music Festival returns May 6
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
The 24th spring Hoboken Arts & Music Festival will return to Washington Street, from Observer Highway to Seventh Street, on Sunday, May 6, rain or shine. The free festival is organized by Geri Fall...
LUSCH, GEORGE H.
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Funeral mass was offered, April 27 at St. Paul the Apostle Church for George H. Lusch of Jersey City. He passed away April 23. Born in Jersey City, George was a lifelong resident. George worked for...
QUINLAN, EDWARD J.
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A funeral mass was offered May 4 at Immaculate Conception Church in Secaucus for Edward J. Quinlan, 76, of Secaucus. He passed away April 28 at Hudson Regional Hospital. Born in Jersey City to the ...