Bringing a 1643 farcical play to 2017
Local high school students modernize French comedy
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
A young man wearing a green beret and jester outfit dashed onto the stage. He quickly greeted the empty auditorium with cries of “All cellphones off! We're set! We've sexted.” These lines officiall...
Unique businesses blossom here
Hudson County’s charms lure new companies, big and small
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 304 304 recommendations | email to a friend
Like a boom town in the Old West, Hudson County has seen a slew of big and boutique businesses flock here to take advantage of the location and amenities the area offers. “During the past three and...
TASTY TIDBITS
Walker new Hoboken grid coach
DeStefano new Weehawken grid coach, AD; North-South All-Stars; top fives
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Ever since his football playing days were over at Syracuse University, Keeon Walker always wanted to remain involved in the sport in some capacity. “I think we all had that vision of playing on the...
Awards for valor
Local public safety heroes get recognition for efforts in 2016
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
When Hoboken police received the first report on Sept. 29, 2016, they were told that a Hudson Bergen Light Rail train had struck a vehicle near the crossing at Paterson Plank Road. That was erroneo...
Rising all around
New residences underway throughout Hudson County
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Both along the waterfront and on the western edges of Hudson County, new housing is rising for those who want to take advantage of the area’s beauty, parks, culture, and six forms of public transpo...
GUALTIERI, DANIEL L. JR.
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered April 27 at Our Lady of Libera Church for Daniel L. Gualtieri, Jr. 62, of North Bergen. He passed away April 23. He was a school teacher in North Bergen High School, an a...
Hoboken had historic role in the war
Officials commemorate WWI centennial
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter staff Writer
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
At a ceremony on Wednesday to mark the 100th anniversary of the United States entering World War I, various officials and veterans remembered Hoboken’s important role in the conflict. _____________...
The proposed elimination of federal funding for the arts, museums, and libraries
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Where do I start?! I’ve already marched on January 21 in New York for women, and I’ll be in DC on April 29 to bring attention to climate change, as the Trump Administration seeks to ne...
Healthcare in Hudson
Amid national health care debate, local hospitals still adding services
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
In the nation’s ongoing struggle over healthcare, 2016 proved to be an unstable period. Donald Trump promised he would immediately repeal and replace “Obamacare,” although that hasn’t quite happene...
Murphy needs to commit to stopping NJT Development before we support him
Apr 30, 2017 | 23 23 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: We should not support Phil Murphy for Governor until he commits to stopping New Jersey Transit, (NJT), from forcing us to accept a massive development along our rail yards. In 2008, NJ...