Jersey City News

Tape ‘scandal’ rolls on

Pressed to take action by members of the group Civic JC at last Wednesday’s City Council meeting, Councilman Michael Yun said he will introduce a resolution at the next council meeting on Oct. 25,...

Fulop v. Matsikoudis

Saying the 2017 municipal election will decide of the future of Jersey City, Mayor Steven Fulop and his challenger Bill Matsikoudis went head-to-head in a video debate hosted by The Hudson Reporter that will...

Battle for Ward E

Rumor had it that Mayor Steven Fulop was going to show up at the Ward E council candidates’ debate on Oct. 10. He didn’t, but wherever he was, it’s possible his ears were ringing....

Gabert marks 25th anniversary as HCCC president

When Dr. Glenn Gabert took over as the president of Hudson County Community College in 1992 – the fifth president or acting president to serve in three years – the campus consisted of one...

Everything was golden

Every year, the Golden Door International Film Festival draws a lot of talented people. Some filmmakers are local talent, but many come from around the globe. And since its foundation about six years ago,...


JC Museum gets new home The Jersey City Redevelopment Authority purchased a piece of property previously owned by the Hudson County Schools of Technology that will serve as the new home of the Jersey City...

Reports: Loose talk sinks bids

A pending court decision regarding an ex-employee’s 2013 lawsuit against the city has political tongues wagging during the current mayoral election. In depositions taken last month as part of the 2013 suit, two city employees...

Candidates for Board of Education face off

Unlike similar debates in the past, candidates in his year’s school board election agreed more than they disagreed at the Sept. 27 forum hosted by Parents Take Action at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. The candidates...

A unique partnership

A groundbreaking last month marked the next step in a project that promises to transform the western side of Jersey City. On Sept. 20, New Jersey City University began building the second of four...

Puerto Rico gets help from Hudson County

My sister Kathy sent a message to the rest of the family last month, after Hurricane Irma passed just north of Puerto Rico, to let us know she was okay. While there was significant...
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