Parking prohibited on part of 53rd Street
Also at meeting: Resident expresses concerns about intersections
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
On-street parking around certain sections of 53rd Street in North Bergen will be prohibited due to an ordinance adopted by the Board of Commissioners at their most recent meeting on June 14. The ba...
RONGA, CARMINE
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered June 22 at St. Ann's RC Church, Hoboken, for Carmine Ronga, 66, of Rutherford, formerly of Hoboken. He passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Sunday, June 18....
Danger lurks in every corner
Conference highlights ‘gateway drugs’
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Drug tests may have a place in law enforcement, but for most practical purposes, their effectiveness is limited at best. That was one of the problems raised at a seminar on June 7 that brought toge...
TASTY TIDBITS
Hoboken mourns the loss of long-time coach Ronga
Hoboken’s Roder signs pro baseball contract; Boxing card cancelled; Glover grid camp set
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Carmine Ronga , the Hoboken athlete, teacher and famed coach, died last week after a year-long battle with leukemia. He was 66 years old. Ronga had the distinction of being inducted into the Hoboke...
Toast to Ol' Glory
Local towns celebrate 77th annual Flag Day celebration
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
Local towns gathered together on June 14 to celebrate Flag Day, an occasion commemorating the adoption of the United States flag in 1777. The parade, which began on Bergenline Ave near 85th Street,...
Passing the torch
Local police participate in annual Special Olympics Torch Run
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 132 132 recommendations | email to a friend
In the final stretch of the Hudson County section of the 34th annual NJ Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run June 9,  Jersey City Sergeant Kevin Kot quickly rounded a corner onto Communipaw A...
The Hoboken Public Library Foundation
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: We would like to thank all of our sponsors, donors and supporters for making the 2016 Foundation Annual Appeal one of our best fundraising years ever! The mission of the Foundation is ...
‘Great News’ comes to Secaucus
Town is setting for NBC sitcom
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
The latest NBC sitcom to grace your television sets is one set in Secaucus, although not filmed there. NBC’s “Great News,” which stars Briga Heelan, Tony Award winner Andrea Martin, and Nicole Rich...
A book publisher, author, and new Hobokenite
Jason Pinter releases his political thriller novel this Monday
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
Jason Pinter, a novelist and new Hoboken resident who runs an independent publishing company, will release his sixth thriller novel this Monday, June 26, entitled The Castle. The book – which he sa...
BRIEFS
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 96 96 recommendations | email to a friend
West New York, Union City would more school aid in proposed formula The West New York school district would gain an additional $1.7 million in state aid to education, a 1.8 percent increase, if the...