UPDATE: Oh Hermine, you old windbag
Sep 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Predicting the weather is an imperfect science, but Post-Tropical Storm Hermine seems to be keeping to herself these days. The National Hurricane Center predicts gusty winds Monday...
What's new at school
UC, WNY kids talk about returning; Mandarin language to be offered in UC
by Hannington Dia
Reporter correspondent
Sep 04, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 216 216 recommendations | email to a friend
Kids in the Union City public schools return to class on Tuesday, Sept. 6, while in West New York, they return on Friday, Sept. 9. Students who were playing or hanging out at various parks in the a...
Teachers vs. students basketball game
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Pictures are students and teachers who participate at the First Annual Teachers vs. Students basketball game Sponsored by “Peer Group” West New York Public School #6, the Blue Jays. Teachers won 72...
15 years later
Hoboken remembers Sept 11, 2001
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 04, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
On the 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks, the city will host its annual 9/11 Interfaith Memorial Service at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 11 at Pier A Park. According to Juan Melli, spok...
Name school after board member instead of Obama?
School board votes against naming school in black neighborhood after prez
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
A divided Jersey City Board of Education rejected a move to name Public School No. 34 after President Barack Obama last week, but Assemblywoman Angela McKnight said she would try again. Sources say...
Kites and watermelons
Kids enjoy summer revelry
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With summer coming to an end, the town’s Recreation Department hosted two very popular end-of-summer children’s events this month that drew hundreds of young participants. Over 700 children and the...
What's new at school
UC, WNY kids talk about returning; Mandarin language to be offered in UC
by Hannington Dia
Reporter correspondent
Sep 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Kids in the Union City public schools return to class on Tuesday, Sept. 6, while in West New York, they return on Friday, Sept. 9. Students who were playing or hanging out at various parks in the a...
School’s back in session
New principals, equipment, upgrades, after-care this year
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
Students attending the Hoboken public schools go back to class on Wednesday, Sept 7 at 8:15 a.m. Schools Superintendent Dr. Christine Johnson said there are new programs and facility upgrades for t...
Remembering those who perished
Jersey City to hold memorial for 15th anniversary of 9/11
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
In commemoration of the 15th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and other locations in the United States, Jersey City officials will join residents and public safety per...
Union City’s stray cats star in book
NY woman talks about catching town’s felines in newly published memoir
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Before living in Union City for 10 years, author of “To Catch a Cat” Heather Green lived and worked as a journalist in Manhattan. When visiting her boyfriend Matt Greer in Union City on weekends, s...