Why can’t cops crack down on jitney buses?
Latest accident involving child may cause a change
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 259 259 recommendations | email to a friend
The death of 11-year George Gonzalez, struck by a jitney bus on Kennedy Boulevard in Jersey City on Oct. 14, is prompting new action on regulations that apply to the vehicles. As for right now, if ...
A problem for Fulop
Election outcome could spell trouble for his re-election year
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
An upset win by Chris L. Gadsden over incumbent John J. Hallanan III in a Ward B special council election combined with a split decision on the school board election may spell trouble for Mayor Ste...
Twins’ pitcher sheds a little Light on Secaucus second graders
by Jim Hague
Nov 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Ashley Herrmann is a second grade teacher at Secaucus’ Clarendon School. Recently, the faculty at Clarendon got together to discuss the possibility of having visitors with interesting jobs coming t...
Increasing access to health care
CarePoint Health to open nine satellite emergency departments
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Nine new satellite emergency departments have been proposed by CarePoint Health for various locations in northern New Jersey, according to a CarePoint presentation to the state that was reported la...
A Thanksgiving tradition
Stack introduces Murphy at annual turkey drive fundraiser
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Thousands of people from throughout Hudson County greeted Phil Murphy, the Democratic candidate for governor, when he walked through the doors of Schuetzen Park on Nov. 4. Although billed “a very s...
Face of the parade
Singer and model is a regular feature in Hudson County
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
Many people who routinely watch the New Jersey Cuban Parade when it makes its way through Hudson County each June know Nicole Falcon‘s face. She is the pretty woman who waves from the top of one of...
Kids’ poetry project
Five schools of children create a poetry anthology
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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“I am from Hoboken Terminal, and the mob of people rushing to their trains in the opposite direction like shoaling and schooling fish. I live in the rails at the Waterfront where I fell in and out ...
Re-Defines Jersey Strong through A New Dawn
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An unexpected widow is changing the way society perceives loss with her new social enterprise, ‘A New Dawn’ and in doing so, is re-defining “Jersey Strong”. For the first couple of years after the ...
A first-time author at 98
Former Union City resident, WWII vet to share novel
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Frank L. Golon, Sr., one of the oldest first-time writers to ever be published, will be signing copies of his book “Johnny Romanek: The Start of An Era” shortly after the conclusion of the Jersey C...
No. 1 character is…none other than ‘Faa’
Strange doings at state soccer game; return of Hagueini
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After 25 straight weeks of writing about the Top 25 characters in the Hudson County sports world over the last 25 years, we have come down to No. 1 on the list. And is there any question as to who ...