Council approves lease/purchase deal for City Hall annex
Critics cite lack of plans, cost estimates for completion, and freedom from pay to play
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Setting the stage for what city officials hope will be the beginning of a revitalization of the Bergen-Lafayette area of the city, a divided City Council voted on Wednesday to approve a lease-purch...
Charges pending?
Sen. Menendez says he’s done nothing wrong
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
“Let me be very clear: I have always conducted myself appropriately and in accordance with the law,” said U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) last week after CNN reported in early March that the U.S. ...
Independent candidates run in WNY
Cullen, Espinal define themselves apart from the status quo
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
In a West New York commissioners’ race dominated by two powerful political slates – one associated with Mayor Felix Roque and one opposed – two independent candidates, Juan Espinal and Patrick R. C...
What’s next for the Gold Coast?
Developers and officials discuss future projects, public transit
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
developers search for new opportunities in the Gold Coast, the 19-mile stretch of New Jersey from the Bayonne Bridge to the George Washington Bridge, they are seeing their target market of renters ...
St. Patrick's letter from the Chief of Police
Mar 15, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Last Saturday, was the annual Hoboken St. Patrick’s Day. Everyone knows that the day brings thousands of young adults to our city to attend our bars and restaurants. This year saw poli...
SANCHEZ, JOSE ANTONIO
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A funeral mass took placed March 6 Holy Rosary Church, Jersey City, for Jose Antonio Sanchez, 62, of Jersey City. He passed away March 2. Born in Cayey, Puerto Rico to Ernesto and Juana Sanchez, he...
Back on track
Jersey City runner to run half marathon after injury
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
When Jaclyn Carroll Yackly, 31, of Jersey City, got injured in 2013, she wasn’t even aware of it for a while. She had injured her knee at New York Road Runners’ Five Borough Challenge but didn’t fe...
Webster School kicks off book fair
Family Night features fun and educational activities
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Daniel Webster School hosted a Book Fair Family Night on Friday, Feb. 20, to kick-off this year’s Book Fair and Read across America celebration. Organized by the Webster School PTA and utilizing an...
Beating cancer
NB resident benefits from alternative treatment
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
At 55 years old, longtime North Bergen resident Francisco Vidal is training to run in the next Brooklyn Half Marathon. A health enthusiast, he works out regularly and hopes to participate in the Ne...
Charges pending?
Sen. Menendez says he’s done nothing wrong
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
“Let me be very clear: I have always conducted myself appropriately and in accordance with the law,” said U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) last week after CNN reported in early March that the U.S. ...