Passing the torch
Local police participate in annual Special Olympics Torch Run
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
In the final stretch of the 34th annual NJ Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run June 9,  Jersey City Sergeant Kevin Kot quickly rounded a corner onto Communipaw Avenue, dropped to one knee, a...
Green scene
Some farmers’ markets canceled, others thrive
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County residents who want vegetables fresh from the farm, as well as a variety of baked goods, sauces, and other delicacies, can find a local weekly farmer’s market for almost any day of the...
Secaucus goes to the dogs
Hundreds of pooches interact at expo
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Braille, an Australian shepherd, is blind and deaf, but that didn’t stop him from playing the piano a week ago Friday at the World Dog Expo, held in Secaucus through Sunday. Braille was among hundr...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Annual Green Fair notches over 2,000 attendees North Bergen officials have declared the fourth annual Summer Green and Health Fair an overwhelming success, with more than 2,700 residents and guests...
Celebrating their heritage
Cuban Day Parade fills chilly streets with cheer
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Although the chilly air felt more like March than June, people came out last weekend to march in and view the 2017 The Hudson County Cuban Day Parade, which starts in North Bergen and runs through ...
LEADing kids from drugs and alcohol
Graduation party for kids who completed law enforcement program
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen's LEAD (Law Enforcement Against Drugs, formerly DARE) program held its annual graduation for 580 local fifth graders at the 64th Street Field May 30. The event featured musical perform...
A victory lap
Primary may become forecast for municipal elections
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
The big winners in this year’s June primary elections were not even on the ballot. Both Bayonne Mayor Jimmy Davis and Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop hunkered down in their respective campaign headq...
Best of the best
North Bergen High School kids get scholarships, honors
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen High School held an awards ceremony on June 1 for its top students, giving out over 200 different honors to 108 recipients. More than 40 were scholarships. _____________ “You must be s...
Hudson Reporter newspapers win slew of state awards
Garden State Journalists Association fetes writing, graphics, photography
by Reporter Staff
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
The reporters and graphic artists for the Hudson Reporter newspapers recently won 11 writing, 12 photography, and six layout awards in the prestigious 2016 Memorial Journalism Awards run annually b...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
Jun 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Second Annual NB Classic Car & Bike Show is June 25 Mayor Nicholas Sacco, Public Safety Commissioner Allen Pascual, and Police Chief Robert Dowd present the second annual North Bergen Classic Car &...