One surprise in WNY school board election
Two mayor-supported candidates win, but are joined by opponent
by Steven Rodas
Reporter staff writer
Nov 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Two school board candidates backed by West New York Mayor Felix Roque won re-election in the Tuesday, Nov. 3 election, but there was also a surprise. Mayoral critic Matthew F. Cheng also won a spot...
Nov 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
Chess Tournament will be Sunday Union City will host its third annual Youth Chess Open on Sunday, Nov. 15 at the Musto Center, 420 15th St., Union City, beginning at 1 p.m. There will also be a run...
Local theater, local stars
‘Jackson is Gone’ features cast and crew from Union City, Weehawken and West New York
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 146 146 recommendations | email to a friend
Want to attend an entertaining off-Broadway-like play produced in your own backyard, with actors and staff who are your neighbors or maybe those shopping next to you at the supermarket each week? T...
A quiet contest
WNY school election subdued but significant
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Unlike the last few school board elections in West New York, the Nov. 3 race for three seats appears to be less overshadowed by outside political conflicts, and more about the candidates who are ru...
Shelter sees increase in homeless
Upcoming fundraiser promotes awareness
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
Soon there will be more beds available in the local homeless shelter that serves Union City and nearby towns, but it is not enough. On Oct. 15 the Union City zoning board approved an expansion to t...
Nov 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Turner gets ‘mold remediation’ job in West New York Weehawken Mayor Richard Turner will be paid $90,000 for a six-month stint as a Special Project Consultant in West New York to deal with “mo...
WNY police honor guard opens Red Sox season
Group was invited to present Old Glory during opening ceremonies
Oct 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
The West New York Police Department’s Honor Guard participated in the opening ceremonies at Boston’s Fenway Park, long-time home of the Boston Red Sox, on Saturday, Sept. 26. The honor guard presen...
Brewing something up for Halloween?
From pregnant zombie runners to Minions, your neighbors are getting creative
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Oct 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
Halloween is nigh, so you better getting moving to decide whether you’ll be a warlock, Frankenstein, ghost, or some other scary creature. _____________ “I think it’s being cute; it’s funny. A witch...
Property taxes and you
County watchdog sets up website to help you figure out tax issues
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
Joseph Hottendorf, the president of Hudson County’s Liberty Board of Realtors, is already a well known critic of local governments, and a watchdog over taxes. Now he has taken his vigilance to a ne...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
Oct 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 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 neig...