Jersey City to establish LGBTQ advisory board
May 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- At-Large Councilman Daniel Rivera announced this week the creation of a nine-member LGBTQ Advisory Board that will advise the city about issues and best practices for Jersey City’s L...
The mother of all Hoboken road races returns
May 04, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
The HOHA Classic, the longest running race in Hoboken, returns for its 17th running on May 10, and with it, fun and new features that will have everyone running to Hoboken as their Mother’s Day des...
Federal prosecutors issue 'clearance letters' for three state officials accused by Mayor Dawn Zimmer
May 04, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- The New York Times confirmed in a story on Saturday that the U.S. Attorney's office issued three "clearance letters" saying they had closed an investigation into three state officials ac...
ALMONTE, ADOLFO
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered April 27 at Our Lady of Grace Church, Hoboken, for Adolfo Almonte, 76, of Union City. He passed away April 23. Born in the Dominican Republic, he was a retired New York C...
A grand reopening
Goya unveils its new operation center in Jersey City
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
With the Weehawken High School Marching band greeting hundreds of spectators, Goya Foods unveiled its new $162 million facility in Jersey City on April 29. Among the long list of public officials a...
BACOLO, CLARA T.
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered April 25 at St. Ann’s RC Church, Hoboken, for Clara T. Bacolo, 94, a lifelong Hoboken resident. She passed away April 22 at Hackensack University Medical Center. A retire...
Baseball Hall of Fame may come to Hoboken
Mile-square city finally getting recognized as birthplace of sport
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken already has a plaque on 11th Street commemorating the location of the first baseball game to be played under the rules that form the basis of the modern sport. Now a group of primarily Cana...
Save this, demolish that
City Council delays two historic district decisions
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Saying they needed more information, the City Council put off decisions on two ordinances involving historic designation until the May 6 meeting. One ordinance would establish a new historic distri...
CARABALLO, MARCOS
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services have taken place for Marcos Caraballo of Union City. He passed away April 28 at his residence in Union City. He was born in Caguas, Puerto Rico. He was the manager for George Weint...
Dinner for 400
15th Annual ‘Taste of Weehawken’ raises $12K+ for library
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
More than 400 tickets were sold to the 15th Annual Taste of Weehawken event, the fundraiser to support progamming at the free public library. Held in the Lincoln Harbor food court, the gourmet fies...