Happy birthday, Hamilton
Jersey City celebrates the birth of a founding father
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
Knowing about Alexander Hamilton was part of growing up in Paterson. While lessons about his role as a founder of that major North Jersey city were sometimes taught in school, more significant remi...
New chairman, possible new local police academy
County freeholders reorganize, set agenda
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 305 305 recommendations | email to a friend
With a number of key initiatives about to take place within his freeholder district, Anthony Vainieri of North Bergen was elected the new chairman of the Hudson County Board of Freeholders during t...
Praise for additional rent protections
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The Dec. 11 edition recently reported on additional tenant protections in our city. For seniors 2 percent, and other residents, 3 percent. I applaud Mayor Stack and all the commissione...
Weehawken residents see ‘It’s A Wonderful Life’
High school students perform classic Christmas play
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 177 177 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken Township High School presented the stage version of the classic Frank Capra film “It’s a Wonderful Life” on Dec. 16 and 17 at the high school. Released in 1946, the story is a Christmas f...
LICHTENBERGER, JOHN E.
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services were held Jan. 20 for John E. Lichtenberger, 81 of North Bergen. He passed away Jan. 16. He was born in Williamstown N.Y. and was a resident of North Bergen. John was the former ow...
SCOREBOARD
Marist’s return to girls’ hoops glory
by Jim Hague
Jan 22, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
While he was the head basketball coach at St. Dominic Academy, Reggie Quinn always had admiration for the Marist High School girls’ basketball program, headed back then by the late Bill DeFazio, th...
I will no longer support the Cub Scouts of Secaucus
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am very sorry to hear that the Secaucus Cub Scouts are discriminating against a transgender child. I agree with Sarah McBride of the Human Rights Campaign."To deny a young transgende...
Getting down to work
Board of Education’s first caucus lacks drama
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
In the first official caucus meeting of the newly-organized Jersey City Board of Education, the members got right down to business, avoiding the petty squabbles that have plagued so many meetings o...
New chairman, possible new local police academy
County freeholders reorganize, set agenda
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
With a number of key initiatives about to take place within his freeholder district, Anthony Vainieri of North Bergen was elected the new chairman of the Hudson County Board of Freeholders during t...
Ethics complaint divides school board
Superintendent reports an increase in academic scholarship; students honored
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 22, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
The Board of Education remains divided over whether to agree to pay the legal fees for three members and a former member who are targets of an ethics charge which the board has declined to discuss ...