Ticking clock on school layoffs
District seeks to close $70 M budget gap
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 563 563 recommendations | email to a friend
Faced with a $70 million shortfall, the Jersey City Board of Education passed its $660 million 2018-19 budget on March 28 to allow it to go for review by the county superintendent of schools. In a ...
Preliminary school budget introduced
Budget increases from $72 million to $73.6 million
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The Board of Education held a special meeting on Tuesday to introduce a proposed $73.6 million preliminary budget for the 2018-2019 school year. Last year’s final budget was $72.06 million. The bud...
SCOREBOARD
Prep hopes to get healthy for championship push
by Jim Hague
Apr 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
The Marauders of St. Peter’s Prep have a lot of talented baseball players on their 2018 roster. The only problem is, as the season begins this weekend, is putting those players on the field. “We ha...
Accordions in the Atrium
Next free concert takes place Wednesday at lunchtime
Apr 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
The UBS Atrium Series continues its 15th season of free mid-day music on Wednesday, April 4 at 12:30 pm. with an afternoon of well-known French music. Julien Labro has established himself as one of...
‘One death is too many’
County will replace medical provider after another suicide in the jail
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
After the fourth suicide at the Hudson County Correctional Facility in slightly more than six months, Hudson County Executive Tom DeGise and the Hudson County Board of Freeholders plan to replace C...
ROMANO, JOSEPH JR.
Apr 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian burial was offered March 23 at St. Ann's RC Church, Hoboken, for Joseph Romano, Jr., 53. He passed away suddenly at his Hoboken residence on March 17. A lifelong Hoboken residen...
TASTY TIDBITS
Hoboken softball team moves on without Henriquez twins
St. Peter’s names Mitchell as new women’s hoop coach
by Jim Hague
Apr 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
They were so much of a part of the Hoboken High School softball team that one might have thought they were members of the Redwings’ roster for like seven years or so. Twins Jaeda and Alicea Henriqu...
A big step
CarePoint and Hudson Pride team up for healthcare
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
For many members of the LGBTQ community, seeking medical care is a traumatic experience. While many more Americans over the last decade have come to accept gay relationships, medical facilities oft...
VERGA, ROSE
Apr 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was held March 27 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, Jersey City, for Rose Verga, 87. She passed away March 24 at Alaris Health at The Atrium in Jersey City. Rose was born in Hoboken....
Who’s the real enemy?
Apr 01, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Re: ”Local Students Take Part in National Walkout” ( Hoboken Reporter , March 18). One of the Hoboken High seniors who took part said, “We have already wrote letters...” Well, anyway. ...