SCOREBOARD
Peacocks manage to grind their way up MAAC standings
by Jim Hague
Jan 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Back in the early 1980s, the then-called St. Peter’s College men’s basketball team featured a new head coach in Bob Dukiet and a style of play that wasn’t exactly going to win any beauty pageants, ...
Their boots were made for marching
14 buses of local women (and some men) head to DC to advocate for civil rights
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 130 130 recommendations | email to a friend
Since taking the office of president on Friday, Jan. 20, Donald Trump has signed 12 executive orders, including one that weakens the reach of the Affordable Care Act and one that says federal dolla...
EARLS, JOAN A.
Jan 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian burial was celebrated Jan. 28 at St. Paul of the Cross Church for Joan A. Earls of Marlboro, formerly of Jersey City. She passed away Jan. 23, at home in the presence of her fam...
Local political protest
Area activists demonstrate in Jersey City on day of Trump inaugural
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
A steady, heavy drizzle did not discourage the dozens of demonstrators who came out in Jersey City on Jan. 20, timing their march down Newark Avenue from Journal Square to City Hall to coincide wit...
Zap! Four electric car stations are coming
Also at meeting: Fios on the way, and $1,000 for birds and bees
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 154 154 recommendations | email to a friend
The town’s pollination program, an initiative by the Environmental Department that helps honey bees pollinate local gardens, got a $1,000 boost from Walmart last week. _____________ “They're very, ...
A little less soul in Hoboken
Jan 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: As the world continues on its ever-changing trajectory, we are forced to adapt to some painful, unavoidable events. Sada Fretz, an ardent Hoboken citizen since 1974, passed away on Fri...
TASTY TIDBITS
McNair laments over inequality of HCIAL format
Noteworthy basketball achievements; passing of Earls; track prowess
Jan 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
This season, the Hudson County Interscholastic Athletic League decided to scrap a two-division format and clump all of the league’s teams in one division. Such a move was thoroughly unfair to a sma...
Don’t fall for it
County register warns against deed procurement scam
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
It isn’t illegal for a company to offer to get your important property deed records for a jacked-up cost. But it’s a whole lot cheaper for you to just go to the county register and get one for just...
Coming to northwest: Temporary park!
Will include sand volleyball, BBQ, mini golf, parking spots
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
This summer, the city intends to open a temporary “pop-up park,” which could include a sand volleyball court, BBQ and picnic space, and a community garden. There will also be a parking lot nearby. ...
Their boots were made for marching
14 buses of local women (and some men) head to DC to advocate for civil rights
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
Since taking the office of president on Friday, Jan. 20, Donald Trump has signed 12 executive orders, including one that weakens the reach of the Affordable Care Act and one that says federal dolla...