Seven sent to hospital following Saturday crash on Boulevard East
May 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
WEEHAWKEN – Seven people wound up in the hospital following a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of JFK Boulevard East and Hudson Place in Weehawken on Saturday afternoon. At approximately ...
Hoboken school board gets $8,150 in private donations to appeal expansion of HoLa charter school
May 11, 2015 | 9 9 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN — The Hoboken Board of Education has raised $8,150 private donations from 14 individuals so far to fund its effort to block the expansion of the Hoboken Dual Language Charter School (HoLa),...
High Tech Musical Theatre readies ‘A Chorus Line’ for Edinburgh Fringe this August
May 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY – High Tech Musical Theatre, the award-winning Teen Theatre based out of High Tech High School at Hudson County Schools of Technology, will celebrate their 15th anniversary with perfo...
Families displaced in two fires in West New York, Jersey City over weekend
May 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- This weekend's heat wasn't enjoyable for families in Jersey City and West New York who were displaced by fires in those towns. In West New York, 38 families or 121 people had to le...
BECKER, DOROTHY F.
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services were held May 2 for Dorothy F. Becker, 85, a lifelong resident of Hoboken. She passed away peacefully at her Hoboken residence on April 29. Dorothy was retired from Lloyds Register...
CASSANO, ANTONINO
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered May 2 at Our Lady of Grace R.C. Church in Fairview for Antonino Cassano, 81, of Cliffside Park. He passed away April 29. Antonino was born in Lioni, Avellino, Italy and c...
CORY, JOSEPH P., SR.
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Memorial services are planned for May 11 at 11 a.m. at Mount Carmel Church, Tenafly, for Joseph P. Cory, 76, chairman of Cory First Choice Home Delivery. He passed away April 28. He presided as CEO...
Making ends meet
Amended $108M budget has flat tax rate; Observer Highway road changes to come
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
May 10, 2015 | 14 14 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
After requesting a 2 percent increase in the municipal property tax levy to fund its proposed $108.4 million budget for 2015, the administration of Mayor Dawn Zimmer last week proposed a raft of bu...
Former top cop sticks it to Fulop, Shea
Ex-chief files suit alleging DWI cover-ups, Holland Tunnel traffic revenge
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 10, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
A lawsuit filed by former Police Chief Robert Cowan claims that Mayor Steven Fulop, Public Safety Director James Shea, and other unnamed defendants interfered with the Police Department for politic...
DeCOSMIS, RICHARD
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered May 8 at St. Lawrence Church for Richard DeCosmis, 76, of Weehawken. He passed away May 4. He was born in Hoboken and lived most of his life in Weehawken. Richard was a p...