Deadline looms for Obamacare
NHCAC and other community organizations scramble to get people signed up in time
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
With a local waiting list of 4,000 people and only 13 enrollment specialists to help them sign up for insurance under the provisions of the federal Affordable Healthcare Act, officials at North Hud...
Sweetheart deals in Hoboken
Mar 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I would like to submit this letter as a public service announcement for the taxpayers of the City of Hoboken. As you may know, May 1, 2014 is the deadline for registering an appeal of ...
Check and protect
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Dear Editor: On Tuesday, February 18th, a fast moving 5-alarm fire ripped through a multi-family home in Weehawken. The fire began on the first floor of the three story building and soon engulfed t...
Providing internet
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Dear Editor: Providing internet to low-income families won't improve educational standards of children local school districts, cable companies, and technology companies are working hard to market a...
Police Beat
by Compiled by Dean DeChiaro
Mar 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Man claims woman hit her with car A Hudson County woman has filed a police report to protect her and her family after she claimed a man tried to extort her by pretending that she hit him with her c...
A nightmare for vendors
Sandy problem could foreshadow impact of Pulaski Skyway closing
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
A move made in early 2012 to save money on the transport of election machines may have backfired in the wake of Hurricane Sandy and may pose potential problems for other out of county service provi...
Your cheatin’ heart
Website claims Bayonne, North Bergen are top ‘cheating cities’ in NJ
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
“When it comes to monogamy, we paint it as a fairy tale, but the truth is we’re not a very monogamous society,” said sports attorney Noel Biderman in a recent phone interview. As the founder and CE...
More than lost and found
Ferry boat captain returns lost items personally
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
When he and his staff clean up the ferry boat at the end of the day, Capt. Mike Muia, a 15-year veteran of New York Waterways, usually finds things that people leave behind. Generally, staff that w...
Better than Broadway
Grade school kids learn and perform a complete musical--in a week!
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Professional Broadway actors couldn’t do it. Stage actors take months to learn their roles, with intensive rehearsals and dedicated staffs and millions of dollars of support. But at the Robert Fult...
Jersey City Medical Center is illuminated in red as part of its "wear red" campaign
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Jersey City Medical Center is illuminated in red, as are all Barnabas Health hospitals, as part of its "wear red" campaign to bring attention to the fight against the bigger killer of women: heart ...