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Frontline workers receive second dose of COVID-19 vaccine The county-run site was scheduled to...

On Jan. 20, the Hudson County Vaccine Distribution Center began administering its second round of the COVID-19 vaccines. According to the county executive, roughly 40 frontline healthcare workers in Phase 1A were among those to...

Sires slams Trump over pardon abuse Rep. Albio Sires said he will continue to...

Rep. Albio Sires slammed President Donald Trump following reports his pardon power is being used for financial gain by those with close ties to the President. Sires, a Democrat, represents the 8th Congressional District of...

Jersey City teen sentenced to 18 years in state prison

On Jan. 14, Judge Paul DePascale, sentenced Jersey City resident Jaquay Gleaton, 18, to 18 years in New Jersey state prison for his role in the Dec. 26, 2018, death of Jersey City resident...

Thou shalt not speak! Hudson County Commissioners move to limit public comment

Those who wish to address the Hudson County Board of Commissioners on non-agenda items could see their time cut if the board adopts a recently-introduced ordinance on second reading. The ordinance would limit all public...

Marijuana, COVID-19 vaccines, and salary increases Jersey City Council approves a myriad of measures...

The Jersey City Council tackled myriad items during the Jan. 13 virtual meeting, ranging from new medical marijuana taxes to condemning President Donald Trump and his supporters for the Jan. 6 insurrection on Capitol...

Struggling Jersey City renters to receive financial help City launches COVID-19 Hardship Assistance Program;...

Jersey City residents struggling to make rent can now seek relief. Mayor Steven Fulop and the Jersey City Economic Development Corporation (JCEDC) have launched the Jersey City COVID-19 Hardship Assistance Program, which will use $2.5...

Hudson County Vaccine Distribution Center reaches new milestone

Since opening last month the Hudson County Vaccine Distribution Center has now administered 94 percent of the vaccines it has received, well above the state’s recommended 60 percent threshold. On Friday, Jan. 15, it began...

HUDSON REPORTER BRIEFS

Dominick Marino Act becomes law Gov. Phil Murphy has signed the “Dominick Marino PFRS Enhanced Benefits for Surviving Spouses Act” into law. The legislation is named for North Bergen’s late Dominick Marino, a former professional firefighter. The...

Secaucus resident searching for living kidney donor Nancy Talty has stage 5 kidney failure...

"I need your help," Secaucus resident Bernie Talty wrote in a letter shared by the town. In an interview with the Hudson Reporter, Bernie described his wife Nancy's urgent need for a new kidney. Looking for...

Former JCMC union official pleads guilty to embezzlement

The former secretary-treasurer of Local 2254 of the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees Union (AFSCME) at Jersey City Medical Center admitted embezzling $40,455 from the union’s checking and savings accounts, according...
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