‘Bill Gaughan Way’ dedicated
Restored 100 Steps renamed after former Ward D councilman
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 21, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
From the top of the “100 Steps” connecting Hoboken with Jersey City Heights, you can see for miles. You can also see a newly installed monument to former Councilman Bill Gaughan, who is credited wi...
Lobbying for clean air
Weehawken Citizens’ Climate Change advocate goes to Washington
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Following the release of Pope Francis’ much-anticipated encyclical dealing with climate change, a volunteer from the Weehawken chapter of Citizens’ Climate Lobby will meet in Washington, DC with re...
Why do hospitals go broke?
CarePoint asks for a fair rate of insurance reimbursement
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 21, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
If you own or operate an urban hospital, you aren’t likely to survive long under the system of insurance reimbursement that currently exists. This is one of the main reasons that hospitals, particu...
Art attack!
International artists converge on Braddock Park for interactive festival
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Everyone was an artist on Sunday, June 14. The lawn in James J. Braddock North Hudson Park was turned into a sprawling outdoor workshop and gallery for the first Braddock Park Art Festival, with hu...
Come and serve
Jun 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I write this letter seeking Union City residents who would like to serve on a Municipal Board in The City of Union City. If you are a resident and are willing to serve on a board such ...
90 years young
Union City holds a birthday party for itself
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Commissioner Tilo Rivas couldn’t help but move his feet to the music as dancers and others gathered on Palisade Avenue to celebrate the founding of Union City. “We’re celebrating our 90th anniversa...
Going up, up, up
Hudson rents still skyrocketing, because of demand
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jun 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
With dozens of rental developments in Hudson County going up and many recently being completed, why does a current report say that county rents are still on the rise, and may actually hit a $3,000 ...
Jun 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered June 15 at St Mary’s Church, West New York, for Marie Sacco , 93, of West New York. She passed away June 11. She was sister to Josephine “Chickie” Sacco, Pasquale “Pat” S...
HCTCA honors past, present and future
Thompson, Filipovic, Wall inducted to track Hall of Fame
by Jim Hague
Jun 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Kevin Thompson never dreamed he would ever become a track and field standout. A native of Jamaica, Thompson came to the United States as a 13-year-old and moved in with his family in North Bergen. ...
Hoboken municipal parking - allocation system
Jun 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am writing the following few lines on the above subject, you may like to publish it in your weekly paper. “Parking in Hoboken is a big problem, it is an old colony designed to have n...