Film tax breaks may return to NJ
Professionals gather in Jersey City to discuss new production tax incentives
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 123 123 recommendations | email to a friend
Film history often attributes the origin of the term “cliffhanger” to the 1914 silent film serial “The Perils of Pauline” in which the main character is depicted clinging to the Palisade cliffs nea...
Eleven running in local races
Secaucus residents can cast ballots for mayor, council, school board on Nov. 7
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 167 167 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus residents can look forward to voting for a mayor, council member, and three Board of Education candidates on Tuesday, Nov. 7. Mayor Michael Gonnelli is running unopposed for re-election to...
‘We are evaluating the finances’
Council gets no assurances city will hire new firefighters despite federal funding
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
During the City Council meeting on Sept. 19, council members questioned Business Administrator Stephen Marks as to why the city had yet to accept a grant that would provide partial funding for four...
DRENNAN, RAYMOND JOSEPH
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Funeral services were held Sept. 19 for Raymond Joseph Drennan, 94, of Holmdel. He passed away surrounded by his family on Sept. 14. Raymond was born in Hoboken and was raised in Jersey City, where...
More cops, less cost
Mayor swears in five special law enforcement officers
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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North Bergen Mayor Nicholas Sacco and Public Safety Commissioner Allen Pascual swore in five special law enforcement officers at the Sep. 13. Commissioners’ meeting. As special law enforcement, the...
MACDONALD, JOHN
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Funeral services were held Sept. 18 for John MacDonald, 66. He died on Sept. 14 at Center for Hope Hospice in Scotch Plains. He was born and raised in Jersey City and was a lifelong resident until ...
Sailing in Jersey City
Manhattan Sailing club is at home on this side of the Hudson
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
Going into the third day of an international sail boat race on in August, one of the two boats representing the United States was a mere one competition point ahead of a boat sailing under the New ...
Locals recognized for charity
Dominican Republic town names holiday to honor Hoboken firefighters
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 118 118 recommendations | email to a friend
A special holiday in honor of Hoboken firefighters has been designated in the small town of Boca Chica in the Dominican Republic after Ralph Eusebio, a city firefighter for 14 years, and his friend...
Died on the job in 1970
Secaucus dedicates police statue all officers, and a plaque to one long gone
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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The town of Secaucus dedicated a new statue last weekend to all active and retired police officers. The statue also included a plaque honoring Officer George Rennie, who died in an on-duty motorcyc...
Re-zoning of R1
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Dear Editor: After attending several useless hearing for application for continued variances detrimental to our settled neighborhood (non-landmarked part of Hamilton Park), I have accused the commi...