Light rail closer to extending to Bergen County
With no $$ from feds, local mayors meet to ask for state funds
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Seeking to get state-funding for the long stalled Bergen County arm of the Hudson Bergen Light Rail, elected officials including West New York Mayor Felix Roque gathered at the of Exchange Place tr...
‘They don’t want you to fight back’
Former Mayor Elwell returns to Secaucus after 30 months in federal prison
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Forty years ago, when Dennis Elwell came home from Vietnam, the bus dropped him off in the center of Secaucus and he took the long walk alone to the North End where his family lived. It was a lonel...
‘They don’t want you to fight back’
Former Mayor Elwell returns to Secaucus after 30 months in federal prison
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Forty years ago, when Dennis Elwell came home from Vietnam, the bus dropped him off in the center of Secaucus and he took the long walk alone to the North End where his family lived. It was a lonel...
Watching for deadly enterovirus
Local experts emphasize precautions
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
A strain of the enterovirus that killed a 4-year-old Hamilton Township boy in September has caused concern for a multitude of parents. Local healthcare professionals and daycare-center officials sa...
Parents express concerns about schools
Town Council addresses intimidation, retaliation
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Parents expressed concerns with the public schools during the public portion of the Secaucus Town Council meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 28. Residents Jenna Winter and Victoria Surdykowski, who recently ...
MELUSO, MARIA
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A funeral mass was offered Nov. 6 at St. Nicholas Church, Jersey City, for Maria Meluso, 74, of Jersey City. She passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Nov. 2. Maria was born in Sant’ A...
City’s lack of attention
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Dear Editor: Last spring the city did a street improvement project along Newark Avenue from Summit Avenue west to Tonnelle. New sidewalks were installed and that job was a mess. New street lights w...
Touring hospitals
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Jersey City Mayor Steven M. Fulop (center) greets a delegation of Chinese hospital doctors and administrators who are touring the United States to visit leading American hospitals. The delegation c...
Who will become next?
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Dear Editor: In an affront to all Americans and in defiance of the intent of our Constitution’s 18th and 19th amendment addressing voters’ rights, “voter suppression” continues and intensifies in a...
Wheeling across the nation
Jersey City man bicycles to California for a cause
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
High winds greeted Henry Greenfield in late October as he made his way through Kansas on his bicycle. Struggling with hearing loss for all of his 23 years, Greenfield started his trip to Culver Cit...