Life in the fast lane
Jersey City teenager’s ambition is Formula One racing
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Soon to graduate from Hudson County’s High Tech High School, Jersey City native Russell Thomas Soto, 17, took a significant step toward his dream of a motor racing career by completing a two-day fo...
Long-awaited Stevens garage opens
436 spots for students/staff; Hoboken gets 50 elsewhere
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 276 276 recommendations | email to a friend
A completed 436-car garage at the Stevens Institute of Technology opened to faculty, students, and staff in January, confirmed a school official last week. The second phase of the garage constructi...
SCOREBOARD
NJCU makes bold move by hiring Tucker as new athletic director
by Jim Hague
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s very rare when a student/athlete has a hand in securing the services of an athletic director, but apparently, that’s what took place last week when New Jersey City University officially introd...
Weed on weed
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear editor: Re: Will City Go To Pot, Reporter, April 22. Our state, along with others, is wrestling with the problem of whether or not to "legalize" pot. The solution is simple. All NJ has to do i...
Thank you Dr. Johnson
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Dear Editor: I started volunteering in the Hoboken Public School district when my oldest daughter was 2 years old. I have seen the district grow by leaps and bounds in the last five years with many...
Thanking teachers
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Dear Editor: A recent Facebook page asked: "Who was your favorite teacher?" As one can imagine, this question generated numerous responses. Current students - as well as those who have graduated an...
RICCA, MAURIZIO
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered April 21 at Holy Family Church in Union City for Maurizio Ricca, 49, of Secaucus. He passed away April 15. He was born in Hoboken and lived in Union City before moving to...
TASTY TIDBITS
St. Peter’s University turns to Holloway to lead hoops squad
Long gets rookie free agent tryout with Jets; Cullinan to Giants; Minkah drafted by Miami
by Jim Hague
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
When Shaheen Holloway ’s basketball playing days were done, after his Parade All-America days at St. Patrick’s of Elizabeth, then his fine career at Seton Hall, and finally an international profess...
About that stone wall atop the Viaduct…
Officials study how to fix Manhattan Avenue Retaining Wall
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 283 283 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County, in conjunction with the North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority and the New Jersey Department of Transportation, is conducting a study to explore options for improving and reh...
Celebrating mom-and-pop stores
City honors small businesses with awards
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
For the second year in a row, Mayor Steven Fulop, the City Council, and the Jersey City Economic Development Corporation (EDC) have honored small businesses from across the city for their service t...