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 | 58 58 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 | 64 64 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...
Here comes the boom
700 new units in northern Hoboken by end of 2016
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
May 03, 2015 | 3 3 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
Call it the Northern Renaissance. After years in the shadow of prominent projects on the waterfront and in the town’s southern interior, northeast Hoboken and southern Weehawken are seeing a flurry...
The goats are back
The Historic Jersey City and Harsimus Cemetery JC Cemetery
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Almost none of the participants at this year’s Earth Day celebration on April 26 at the Historic Harsimus Cemetery noticed the baby goat slip through the gap in the goat pen until the other slightl...
Dinner for 400
15th Annual ‘Taste of Weehawken’ raises $12K+ for library
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 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...
D’ELIA, FRANK JOSEPH
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered April 25 at Our Lady of Sorrows Church 93 Clerk St., Jersey City, for Frank Joseph D’Elia, 91. He passed away April 21. He was born in 1924 in Jersey City to Frank D’Elia...
Have you seen this slide?
1600 Park structure is hidden Hoboken gem
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
May 03, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
Walk by on the nearest surface road and you’re likely to miss it. Drive over one of the looming viaducts, and you may see a yellow blur before Weehawken beckons. Whiz by on the Hudson-Bergen Light ...
The singing Wall Streeter
Jersey City man’s life alternates between finance and opera
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Daniel Byerly, 29, of Jersey City isn’t ready just yet to give up his day job in the financial district in New York. But his debut with the New Jersey Association of Verismo in “Carmen” on April 26...
Near the border
Development springs to life at Weehawken/Hoboken line
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Call it the Northern Renaissance. After years in the shadow of prominent projects on the waterfront and in the town’s southern interior, northeast Hoboken and southern Weehawken are seeing a flurry...