Southwest Park concept approved
December debut planned; new negotiations with PSE&G
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 3 3 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
The first stage of a planned Southwest Park could be ready for construction in July and completed by December, according to the landscape architecture firm contracted by Hoboken to produce a final ...
Medical marijuana coming to Secaucus
Alternative Treatment Center projected to open this year
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Harmony Foundation in Secaucus is one of six Medicinal Marijuana Alternative Treatment Centers (ATCs) authorized in March 2011 to grow and dispense the herb in New Jersey – two each in the northern...
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A funeral mass was performed Jan. 15 at St. Paul the Apostle Church, Jersey City, for Philip R. Leonard, 63. He died Jan. 10 at home in Jersey City. Born in Jersey City, he was a lifelong resident....
Waiting for development on town’s borders
Family of Minnesota Vikings owner sees their Western Edge project rejected
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 8 8 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
Should property owners eager to move forward with major projects at the underdeveloped edges of Hoboken have to wait for the City Council to weigh in on the future of their neighborhoods, and if so...
Planning Board tables controversial measure
Zoning rules for home sales to be revised after outcry from homeowners and realtors
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
The Planning Board has put off until March their decision on a proposal that would require sellers of property in Jersey City to get inspected before completing a sale. The plan introduced by Counc...
Keeping control of your online identity
Secaucus graduate appears on Forbes “30 Under 30” tech innovators list
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
“Passwords are ridiculous,” said Ryan Shea. “It’s such a hassle to deal with passwords on 100 different sites.” We’ve all felt that way at one time or another. The difference is that Shea is doing ...
Rodriguez sworn-in as new commissioner
Meeting offers foretaste of coming political battle this spring
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
In a move that will have significant implications in the upcoming municipal elections, Gabriel Rodriguez was sworn-in on Jan. 21 by Mayor Felix Roque as a new member of the Board of Commissioners. ...
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Funeral mass was performed Jan. 16 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church for Rose Maffei, 85, of Jersey City, recently a resident of Holly Manor Center in Mendham. She passed away peacefully on Jan. 13....
American Legion returns home again
Two years after Superstorm Sandy, Post 107 has clean slate
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
The men of Hoboken’s American Legion returned to their post this past Tuesday for the first time since Superstorm Sandy, thanks to the generous aid of Hoboken businesses and the local Rotary Club. ...
County agency failures led to $2 million in lost aid
Not-for profit agency most effective in county for Sandy fund distribution
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County has lost more than $2 million out of $4 million in Superstorm Sandy renter and home owner relief because agencies assigned to the task of finding people in need failed to reach out in...