State of the county
DeGise celebrates county’s achievements and maps out future plans
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County is doing better, according to the review of the State of the County over the last year given by County Executive Tom DeGise to the Hudson County Board of Freeholders on Feb. 12. Befor...
The importance of working together
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am writing this short letter to thank Dr. Marcia Lyles, Jersey City Public Schools Superintendent for having great communication skills within the community. With the snow storm that...
Prieto broke promise
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Thanks to Al Sullivan for his excellent stories on the ongoing privatization threat to Liberty State Park from wrong-headed legislation. Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto should be asham...
Stack puts rumors and gossip to rest
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I write this letter to clarify and put to rest any rumors or gossip concerning my relationship with North Bergen Mayor/State Senator Nick Sacco. I can tell you, both Mayor Sacco and I ...
Prieto broke promise
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Thanks to Al Sullivan for his excellent stories on the ongoing privatization threat to Liberty State Park from wrong-headed legislation. Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto should be asham...
Opt out of state tests, or not?
School board allows students to say no
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
The Jersey City Board of Education adopted a policy on Feb. 19 that will allow students – with parental approval – to opt out of stringent new state tests that measure academic progress. Schools Su...
No place to land?
Officials unveil new strategy for dealing with tourist helicopters
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 22, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
With the doors to the Weehawken ferry terminal closed against the cold wind on Feb. 18, you almost couldn’t hear the helicopters buzzing overhead. But you could feel them as their vibrations shook ...
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North Bergen native Rodriguez’s aspiring boxing career
Jersey City mourns loss of Gordon; Lucas’ book website
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
The aspiring professional boxing career of Julian Rodriguez continues to ascend, when the 20-year-old North Bergen native fights as the headliner on a card Feb. 28 in the Tampa Sun Dome in a junior...
The diet of Lent
Feb 22, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This Wednesday marked the beginning of Lent, the 40-day period before Easter, when many Christians abstain from animal foods in remembrance of Jesus' 40 days of fasting in the desert b...
NOESGES, DANIEL J.
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Feb. 16 at Saint Mary, Star of the Sea Church, Bayonne, for Daniel Joseph Noesges, 35, of Jersey City. He passed away Feb. 7 at Renown Regional Medical Center, Reno, Neva...