Next rainy mess predicted for Friday
May 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- The next spring rain is predicted for this Friday, with wind as well. Some rain will start Thursday. Accuweather expects the weekend to be dry but a bit windy. To keep up, click th...
Art show in Hoboken will feature student work
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN-- The Hudson School Department of Fine Art and Media, presents an exhibition of paintings, drawings, sculpture and mixed media objects from middle and high school students, at The Mason Civ...
International food festival returns
17th annual ‘Taste of Weehawken’ will raise funds for library
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 224 224 recommendations | email to a friend
Forget Punxsutawney Phil and Groundhog Day. Residents of Hudson County know that spring arrives when the annual Taste of Weehawken culinary fundraiser lights up Lincoln Harbor. This year’s event on...
Light rail on track
NJ Transit holds public hearing for HBLR extension
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 226 226 recommendations | email to a friend
New Jersey Transit held two public hearings on the planned Hudson-Bergen Light Rail extension into Bergen County on April 24. The project would add seven new stops to the existing service, all nort...
ALBANESE, FRANCES J
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian burial took place April 18 at the Madonna Church on the Hill in Fort Lee for Frances J. Albanese, 92, of West New York. She died peacefully on Palm Sunday, April 9, in Rockleigh...
Light rail on track
NJ Transit holds public hearing for HBLR extension
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
New Jersey Transit held two public hearings on the planned Hudson-Bergen Light Rail extension into Bergen County on April 24. The project would add seven new stops to the existing service, all nort...
Statute of limitations on a hit-and-run?
Family anxious to find driver, five years after local bodybuilder dies of injuries
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 230 230 recommendations | email to a friend
Omar Monroig was on course to become a professional bodybuilder. The 5'11, 256 pound strongman had already racked up multiple trophies in national bodybuilding competitions. But weeks before his la...
ALUM, DR. ROLANDO (Sr.)
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was held March 31 at St. Joseph of the Palisades R.C. Church, West New York, for Dr. Rolando Alum, Sr., 104, who died peacefully on March 27 at Palisades Hospital. Born in Cuba, wher...
Election gossip ramps up
Rumors swirl around possible mayoral candidates for November race
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 30, 2017 | 4 4 comments | 183 183 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken residents will elect a mayor and three at- large council members this coming November. Elections in the mile-square city typically do not fall along Democrat/Republican lines, but among sup...
Books against bullies
WNY resident, author talks to students about bullying
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 420 420 recommendations | email to a friend
Theresa Borrelli knows what it’s like to be an outcast. Growing up in 1970s West New York, she showed signs of Tourette’s Syndrome, a neurological disorder that causes involuntary physical movement...