Local government roundup
Council vets resiliency plans, Mason charged with ELEC violations, Board of Ed may cut short Spring Break
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Representatives from the Dutch urban design firm OMA, the New York-based green architecture firm Ehrenkrantz Eckstut & Kuhn (EEK), and the North Hudson Sewerage Authority all made presentations to ...
Using trash to keep out storm surges
Local architect designs a way to flood-proof cities
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
For Union City resident David Sepulveda, a graduate of North Bergen High School, finding a new, perhaps permanent solution to flooding due to storm surges like those in Hurricane Sandy led to he an...
Italian with a spin
Due Gemelli Restaurant offers the classics and more
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Due Gemelli Restaurant, located at 6023 Park Ave. in West New York, is an Italian restaurant with a difference. Owners Ivan Cardenas and Javier Fuentes-Better, best friends since the early 1970s, p...
TOSTA, MARINA
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral mass was celebrated March 1 at St. Mary’s Church, Jersey City, for Marina Tosta, 87 of Jersey City. She passed away Feb. 24. Born in Honduras, she lived in Jersey City since 1959. She was a...
Hoboken leaves people stranded in sub freezing temperatures 8 hours plus
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Last night I returned to my vehicle to see that my car was "booted." This happened at 12:28 a.m. After looking at the sign, I am still unaware of what I had done wrong or illegal in pa...
Wheely good idea!
Three towns, 800 bikes to share, no cost to the taxpayers
by Harlan Porter
Reporter correspondent
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
The towns of Hoboken, Jersey City, and Weehawken will launch a regional bike share system this summer that will be the largest next-generation bike share system in North America. The system will fe...
Harvard doctor heads the team
CarePoint introduces robotic surgery to Hudson County
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Dr. Daniel H. Smith didn’t need to be convinced to come to Hudson County to work in CarePoint’s new program for robotic surgery – he was thrilled to do it. CarePoint Health is the company that runs...
Harvard doctor heads the team
CarePoint introduces robotic surgery to Hudson County
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Dr. Daniel H. Smith didn’t need to be convinced to come to Hudson County to work in CarePoint’s new program for robotic surgery – he was thrilled to do it. CarePoint Health is the company that runs...
Buying an abatement for creating this classroom
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I have concerns over City Ordinance 14.029 approving a 20 year tax abatement. This property is less than two blocks from Brunswick Towers, with 146 units pays but pays approximately $1...
A letter of thanks from the Landi Family
Mar 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The family of Grace S. Landi would like to thank all those who showed their support and sympathy when our mother passed away on January 28, 2014. Whom everyone knew as Grace will be so...