Not in my backyard
Businesses are against proposed warehouse on North Bergen/Secaucus border
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 341 341 recommendations | email to a friend
A company’s proposal to convert a former Daffy’s warehouse on Route 3 into a commercial distribution facility is drawing the ire of local businesses, who argue it would bring traffic gridlock and e...
River, stay away from our door
Public discusses the aesthetics and amenities of Rebuild by Design
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 207 207 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken residents have begun to meet to discuss the possible future design elements of the Rebuild By Design project, which will help protect the city from flooding. The project, a federal effort f...
CARRERAS, OSVALDO C. JR.
Jun 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered May 26 at the Sts. Peter and Paul Church corner of 4th and Hudson St Hoboken for Osvaldo C. Carreras Jr., 60. He passed away unexpectedly at his home in Hoboken on May 22...
Primary looms for U.S. Senate
Democrats and GOP must choose candidates
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 441 441 recommendations | email to a friend
Voters from both parties will choose candidates in the June 5th primary for the U.S. Senate seat currently occupied by U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez. Menendez is a Democrat who was first appointed to t...
Remembering fallen heroes
Jersey City plays tribute to veterans on Memorial Day
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 211 211 recommendations | email to a friend
Growing up in downtown Jersey City in the 1950s and 1960s made Tom Murphy and his friends feel like they were tough. “I grew up in Hamilton Park,” he told the Memorial Day gathering at Harsimus Cem...
CRANGA, JAMES J. VICARIO
Jun 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian burial was celebrated May 31 at St. Patrick Catholic Church, Carlisle Pa., for James J. Vicario Cranga, 89, of Jersey City. He passed away May 22. He was born in Jersey City and...
‘Working to build a pedestrian-friendly city’
Council to confirm Fulop order to expand Newark Avenue Plaza
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 208 208 recommendations | email to a friend
If you loved the Newark Avenue pedestrian plaza that was established three years ago, you’ll love the new and improved version. Not only is the plaza expected to be expanded by two blocks to Jersey...
D’ANGELO, ROBERT
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A mass of Christian burial was celebrated May 30 at Holy Rosary Church in Edgewater for Robert “Chick” D’Angelo, 79, of North Bergen. He passed away May 25 in Saddle River. Robert was born in Jerse...
Council swears in two new officers, upgrades three
Adopts $56 million budget for 2018; tax rate remains stable
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
The mayor and Town Council swore in two new probationary police officers to the Secaucus Police Department at their May 22 meeting. They also promoted three officers to higher positions. According ...
SCOREBOARD
The makings of a dynasty
Prep wins fourth Hudson County baseball title in last six years
by Jim Hague
Jun 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Right before the current high school baseball season was about to begin, amidst the ridiculously cold weather and the even more absurd snow storms, the St. Peter’s Prep baseball team, anticipating ...