Fighting against time?
Non-profit holds Obamacare event before Trump inauguration
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
Save Latin America, a Union City based non-profit, held an Obamacare enrollment event at North Bergen’s Uptown Public Library on Saturday, Jan 14. The group, working with the Horizon Blue Cross Blu...
CUPPARO, THERESA M.
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass took place Jan. 20 at Our Lady of Mercy Church for Theresa M Cupparo, 101. She passed away Jan. 16 at Alaris Healthcare at Newport. Born in Jersey City, she lived in Jersey City all ...
Hoboken crime rate holds steady
Police chief discusses his priorities for the coming year
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 22, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken’s crime rates have held relatively steady for the past year, according to data released by the Police Department, which shows only slight increases and decreases in certain areas. Every yea...
The secret and the shame
What’s behind the increasing rates of domestic violence in Hudson County?
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 324 324 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County has seen an alarming jump in domestic violence incidents in recent years, raising questions as to what’s behind the increase and the best ways to combat it. December’s double murder a...
‘This is ugly’
Three murdered in apparent botched drug robbery on Fulton Avenue
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
On the rainy Tuesday morning after the three bodies were found in an apartment on Fulton Avenue, people hurried by as if nothing had happened. Some glanced at the crumpled yellow police tape stuffe...
New pharmacy opens in West New York
Politicians and constituents host ribbon-cutting for debut
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 321 321 recommendations | email to a friend
Some Weehawken and other nearby residents will have easier access to medications from now on. The North Hudson Community Action Corporation held a grand opening for a new pharmacy at its center on ...
The secret and the shame
What’s behind the increasing rates of domestic violence in Hudson County?
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County has seen an alarming jump in domestic violence incidents in recent years, raising questions as to what’s behind the increase and the best ways to combat it. December’s double murder a...
Charter schools complete enrollment lotteries
If you applied, you know the outcome this week
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 127 127 recommendations | email to a friend
Students who applied for entry into the Hoboken charter schools will be notified if they were successful by next week. The three Hoboken charter schools – Elysian Charter School, Hoboken Charter Sc...
DEROSSO, ELISA MARIA.
Jan 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Jan. 20 at St. Joseph of the Palisades Church for Elisa Maria DeRosso, 95, of North Bergen. She passed away Jan. 14. Born in Cornedo, Italy, she was a housewife. She was ...
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...