$56M town budget this year
No tax increase again; will be up for final vote
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus residents will not face an increase in the municipal tax levy from the town's 2018 budget, introduced at the most recent mayor and Town Council meeting on April 10. The $56 million budget ...
Crime numbers drop again
At commissioners’ meeting: Police share report; residents honored
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen Police Department Chief Robert Dowd shared the department's 2017 annual crime report at the April 11 Board of Commissioners meeting. The report shows that crime dropped in most categor...
Baseball is back!
Little League season opens
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken is famous as the location for the first organized game of modern baseball. Last weekend, the city welcomed back its favorite pastime with the official opening of the Little League season. L...
LSC unveils new Science on a Sphere
Interactive globe enables study of atmospheric and geological events
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
The phase “holding the world in the palm of your hand” is often attributed to poet William Blake, a metaphor for getting everything you want. While you might not be able to get everything you want,...
DETITTA, ROSALIE
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered April 16 at the Immaculate Conception Church in Secaucus for Rosalie DeTitta, 102, of Secaucus. She passed away peacefully April 13 at her home. Born in Secaucus to the l...
Some landlords will get to keep their garden apartments
Also at council meeting: basketball courts for Northwest Park
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 506 506 recommendations | email to a friend
At the Hoboken City Council meeting on Wednesday, the council revised the city’s flood ordinance (which regulates development in low-lying areas) so that some property owners who would have been fo...
Opera in his heart
Jersey City resident to Perform in Verismo Opera’s ‘Turandot’ at Bergen Performing Arts Center
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Roland Burks, a resident of downtown Jersey City for about five years, couldn’t sing when he was a kid. “I was a clarinet/sax player since age 10, and I started acting in school plays when I was 12...
Remember the linemen when the lights go out
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: March 2018 produced three nor’easters, and two in less than a week, which caused power outages in many parts of New Jersey. Whenever the lights come back on, we breathe a grateful sigh...
Remember the linemen when the lights go out
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: March 2018 produced three nor’easters, and two in less than a week, which caused power outages in many parts of New Jersey. Whenever the lights come back on, we breathe a grateful sigh...
PAPRANSKI, RUTH SHIRLEY
Apr 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral service was held April 17 for Ruth Shirley Papranski, 80, of North Bergen. She passed away April 13. She was a retired bookkeeper for Kmart in North Bergen. She was the wife of the late W...