Happy together
Weehawken and Union City team up to save reservoir
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
Holding a party for a reservoir might seem a little odd. But for residents and public officials in Weehawken and Union City, preserving a 14.4-acre former reservoir near the border of both cities i...
‘A historic moment’
Esther Suarez sworn in, first Latino and female county prosecutor
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
“Let me get this out of the way from the beginning,” said Esther Suarez, newly sworn in as the first Hispanic and first woman prosecutor in Hudson County history. “There is a lot of discussion and ...
Touchdowns and trick-or-treating
What the fall season means to your neighbors
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Oct 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
From sports to costumes, fall means different things to the residents of Union City, West New York, Weehawken, and North Bergen. Having arrived in the early hours of Sept. 23, fall marked the end o...
Free community health screenings announced
Palisades Medical Center releases schedule through December
Oct 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
Throughout the year, Palisades Medical Center’s staff takes an active role in local communities to provide free health screenings and education programs. The New Jersey Hospital Association (NJHA) ...
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East Coast prepares for possible visit by Hurricane Joaquin As late as Thursday, weather forecasters were predicting Hurricane Joaquin had the potential to reach the eastern United States coast thi...
Whip-smart young women
Union City, Jersey City girls learn to code
Sep 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
Traditionally, it was boys who went into technical careers. But three whip-smart young women from Hudson County are blazing a trail. Last month, the girls graduated from a seven-week Girls Who Code...
A literary scene grows in West New York
Indie bookstore’s open mic night attracting dozens
by Melissa Heule
Reporter Correspondent
Sep 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
A crowd of sometimes 30 or more literature lovers gathers each week at B&F Books at 6-60th St. in West New York, one of the few independent bookstores in the area, to participate in open mic readin...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
Sep 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News, and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neigh...
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Register for free classes in the performing arts on Sept. 21 ace Theatre Workshop will hold registration for its professional theatre training program for children ages 8 years old and up on Monday...
Animals at risk for abuse
Some towns getting tougher with enforcement
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Sep 13, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
Two dogs were left in a car in 90-degree temperatures until someone reported their owner. Five dogs were killed after someone allegedly fed them liverwurst doused with antifreeze. A cat’s collar wa...