A deal for new cop wheels
Commissioners purchase new SUV’s for town police department
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen’s police officers are set to receive new crime fighting gear for the upcoming year. The Board of Commissioners adopted two resolutions at their March 22 meeting, approving purchase of ...
Hoboken will welcome new middle school principal
High school lockdown explained; Board of Ed approves calendar
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Schools Superintendent Dr. Christine Johnson announced last week that the Hoboken Middle School’s new principal will be Dr. Sharon Davis. Currently, the middle school is adjoining the high school a...
Making stories with kids
Secaucus teacher wins NJ PTA honors at convention
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
Thiago Leite knows firsthand the grip a tale can have on someone. As a child growing up in Brazil, his mother would frequently read his favorite book ,”The Little Prince” by Antoine de Saint-Exupér...
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Funeral services were held March 24 for Gloria M. DeLeva, 93, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. She passed away March 21 after a battle with pancreatic cancer. Gloria graduated Dickinson High Sch...
County plans to help immigrants
Freeholders want to amend union contract to help supply needed legal services
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Fearing that immigrants may run out of time to renew or gain legal status under threat from policies imposed by President Donald Trump, members of the Hudson County Board of Freeholders hope to ame...
Marist may close its doors for good in June
by Jim Hague
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
Mike Leonardo is one of the most successful head coaches in Hudson County boys’ basketball history. Leonardo was the architect of the Marist High School program that won an astounding five straight...
Book hits the big screen
Movie based on local author’s novel – and starring JC native Nathan Lane -- premieres March 31
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 132 132 recommendations | email to a friend
“Carrie Pilby,” a movie based on the offbeat first novel by Hoboken author Caren Lissner, and starring Jersey City native Nathan Lane, opens the weekend of March 31-April 1 in theaters in New York ...
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A Mass of Christian burial took place March 25 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel RC Church, Jersey City, for Elda DiMatteo, 97, of Jersey City and Florida. She passed away peacefully on March 17 at Dunmore...
Local resident’s book hits big screen
‘Carrie Pilby’ movie premieres this Friday, March 31
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
Carrie Pilby, a movie based on the offbeat novel of the same name written by Hoboken-based author (and former Weehawken resident) Caren Lissner, opens the weekend of March 31 in theaters in New Yor...
Guttenberg hosts second Coffee With a Cop event
Residents and law enforcement mingle over decaf and donuts
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Guttenberg held its second “Coffee With a Cop” event at the Anna L. Klein Elementary School on March 21. Local officers were available for conversation with residents over anything on their minds, ...