The ‘Power List’
The Hudson Reporter’s fourth annual rankings of Hudson County’s most influential people
by Al Sullivan, Carlo Davis, Art Schwartz, and Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writers
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
While many of Hudson County’s most influential people remain relevant year to year, their impact waxes and wanes. Influence can mean different things, not only political power. Artists, activists, ...
What’s taking so long?
Some of the emergency generators from 2013 will go into housing projects in spring
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jan 18, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
After a year and a half of waiting, the Hoboken Housing Authority has approved funding to install some of the backup power generators it purchased after Superstorm Sandy. Fourteen of the mammoth me...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Sires named as ranking member of Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere  Rep. Albio Sires has been selected by his peers on the House Foreign Affairs Committee to serve as the ranking member of the Sub...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Library offers free classes to prepare for citizenship test The Secaucus Public Library and Business Resource Center will once again offer civics classes to local library patrons to help them prepa...
Christie for president?
Jan 18, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
You have to wonder what Christopher Christie is going to do when he stops being governor in 2018. Regardless of how he pitched the State of the State address this week to make it look like he had a...
For caregivers, the work never stops
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Many of us are just getting back to the office after time off for the holidays. But for caregivers, the work never stopped. Indeed, caring for loved ones is a 24/7 gig with no paid tim...
Our diet is more deadly than gun violence
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It’s time for New Year’s resolutions, particularly those about our health. Although gun violence remains the leading cause of death among young people, our most dangerous weapon is sti...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist:    I have always been a religious person. I attend mass several times a week. I have often prayed for others. Now I am sick and have been asking God for help, but I don’t feel an...
For caregivers, the work never stops
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Many of us are just getting back to the office after time off for the holidays. But for caregivers, the work never stopped. Indeed, caring for loved ones is a 24/7 gig with no paid tim...
Body cameras will prevent mistreatment
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The massive public reaction to the tragic deaths of three black teens at the hands of white police officers has led to a national call for use of body cameras to record and prevent any...