West New York Museum is seeking historical memorabilia
Sep 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
WEST NEW YORK – In anticipation of the 120th anniversary of West New York on July 8, 2018, Mayor Felix Roque and the Board of Commissioners are asking current and former residents of West New York ...
For Ferris and new coach Garcia, only one way to go
by Jim Hague
Sep 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Ferris High School has endured its fair share of lopsided losses in the past three seasons. In fact, the Bulldogs have had to swallow 27 straight setbacks, all by 35 or more points. It meant that t...
COOPER, ROBERT W.
Sep 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services have been held for Robert W. Cooper, 73, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. He passed away Aug. 26, surrounded by his family. Robert retired as a structural mechanic from the Port...
Feeding the hungry
Inner-city kids get a taste of farm life and learn about healthy food
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
America’s Grow-a-Row started with a small plot and a single volunteer named Chip Paillex, after he saw a request that gardeners bring excess produce to the Flemington Food Pantry for the needy in F...
GALLO, VINCENT R.
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A funeral mass was offered Aug. 31 at Our Lady of Fatima Church for Vincent R. “Jimmy” Gallo, 73, of North Bergen. He passed away Aug. 27. He was a retired physical education teacher at North Berge...
Room to grow
More local control, classrooms, and new programs ahead for Jersey City schools
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Public school students in Jersey City who return to school on Thursday, Sept. 7 will be greeted by a number of new realities. Perhaps the most significant is that the school district has regained s...
New school buildings, new gear
UC, WNY students return at end of the week
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 335 335 recommendations | email to a friend
Union City students will return to the public schools on Thursday, Sept. 7, while West New York students return Friday, Sept. 8. What can kids and educators in both districts look forward to? In ma...
MARIN, MARIA
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A funeral mass was offered Aug. 26 at Our Lady of Grace Church, Hoboken, for Maria Marin. She passed away peacefully Aug. 23 at Jersey City Medical Center after suffering a long illness. Maria was ...
Back in session
District prepared for new school year
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Approximately 1,926 children will start public school on Thursday, Sept. 7, which is a full day. To prepare for the 2017-2018 academic year, the district has undertaken several facility upgrades –i...
Bike share burdens
Residents express problems with service
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 03, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
As neighboring towns prepare to launch bike share programs like Hoboken’s, local users are struggling with malfunctions in the two-year-old program. Hudson Bike Share launched in 2015 and offers me...