A place to toddle
Parents discuss playground for Maxwell Park
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
Roughly 15 residents of uptown Hoboken attended a public meeting on Monday, Aug. 1 to discuss the possibility of a new toddler park at the Maxwell Place development. Hoboken’s Director of Environme...
A cloud of your own
Jersey City resident develops video storage app
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Like many fathers, Harry Sangha of Jersey City routinely uses his cell phone to record videos of his kids. While he owns a video camera, he most often uses his smart phone for those special moments...
‘It’s time to start fresh’
McKnight seeks to allow Hudson County to issue birth certificates again
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Back in 2004, federal agents closed down the Hudson County Office of Vital Statistics after some workers there were caught allegedly selling false identification. For several years, the office was ...
‘English under the arches’
Local employees graduate from language learning course
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McDonald’s celebrated the newest graduating class of “English Under the Arches” -- an English language learning course for non-native speaking employees -- with a ceremony June 28 in their honor in...
Props to Joanne Hernandez
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Dear Editor: Props this week go to Joanne Hernandez, General Manager, Doric Apartments Corp. for responding to my personal appeal to plant flowers beneficial to pollinating insects like bees and to...
EXTRA INNINGS
Hoboken RBI softball squad headed to World Series again
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Since the Hoboken Recreation Department got involved with Major League Baseball’s RBI (Rebuilding Baseball in the Inner-Cities) program in 2007, the department’s softball team has dominated the Eas...
ROQUE ABREU, DR. JOSE
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Funeral services took place July 27 for Dr. Jose Ramon Roque Abreu, 94, father of Mayor Felix Roque. He passed away July 23. On Jan. 3, 1953, he obtained his license from the National Medical Colle...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Guttenberg free summer concerts on Aug. 16, 25 On Tuesday, Aug. 16, the Cameos will perform songs from the 1950s to the 1970s as part of the free Guttenberg summer concerts. The next concert is on ...
Chaparro thanks local police, volunteers
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Dear Editor: Although there is much work to do in Trenton that I’m eager to get to, summer also provides elected officials the opportunities to see the good work being done in the communities they ...
Based upon old data
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Dear Editor: Every year property owners receive cards from the tax assessor telling them their taxes they paid last year as well as their assessment. While the information about the taxes are corre...