Heroes inside and outside the ring
Three locals inducted into the New Jersey Boxing Hall of Fame
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
In a letter issued at the conclusion of World War II, President Harry S Truman paid tribute to the memory of Private Michael A. Mastrandrea, who died in the service of his country. “He stands in th...
The Hindu ‘Festival of Lights’
Diwali Festival celebrated at Exchange Place
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County has experienced a dramatic increase in its Indian population over the last two decades, and the celebration of Diwali rivals Christmas and Hanukkah in many local households. So it’s o...
Oppose a second marina at Liberty State Park
Nov 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Everyone should know about and oppose the almost secret plan by state DEP Commissioner Bob Martin to create a second marina at Liberty State Park. Apparently, the Commissioner plans ...
Menendez speaks out after mistrial
Jury can’t come to a verdict on bribery charge
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
The 11-week trial of U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) ended a week ago Thursday when Judge William Walls declared a mistrial after the jury said they could not come to a verdict. Prosecutors have n...
Oppose a second marina at Liberty State Park
Nov 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Everyone should know about and oppose the almost secret plan by state DEP Commissioner Bob Martin to create a second marina at Liberty State Park. Apparently, the Commissioner plans ...
Oppose a second marina at Liberty State Park
Nov 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Everyone should know about and oppose the almost secret plan by state DEP Commissioner Bob Martin to create a second marina at Liberty State Park. Apparently, the Commissioner plans ...
No “Millionaires’ Marina” along Liberty State Park’s non-commercial south side
Nov 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Liberty State Park is again severely threatened by Governor Christie’s Department of Environmental Protection, which has made public-be-damned destructive backroom plans, this time to ...
Beer here
Two local breweries to merge, become largest in Hudson County
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 203 203 recommendations | email to a friend
Colby Janisch was a recent college graduate in 2007, when he began home brewing from his parents' home in Hillsborough, N.J. for fun. “The first batches weren't too great,” Janisch said. “Definitel...
Re: Sexual aggression at the workplace
Nov 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Outing in Hollywood of producers, directors, actors by survivors of this alleged sexual misconduct is freeing to all people who are and were subject to it. The survivors weren't ca...
Police Beat
Compiled by Marilyn Baer
Nov 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Man robbed at knifepoint near Court Street; suspect sought The Hoboken Police Department seeks the public’s help in locating an alleged armed robber, according to a press release from the departmen...