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Andrew Rininsland’s relatives found!

Efforts to locate relatives of Andrew Rininsland by the Hudson Reporter have been successful. Here's what we reported on January 30: A nearly 100-year-old naturalization certificate belonging to a North Bergen resident turned up in...

Legislation supporting disability technology advances

Legislation cosponsored by Bayonne state assembly members that would create a task force to study technology to benefit people with disabilities cleared committee in the assembly in February. The goal of the legislation, creating a...

Paintings by artist Cara London at the new Gallery at the Park in Union...

The Gallery at the Park, a new art gallery at the newly renovated Park Theatre in Union City, will open on March 6 with an exhibition of paintings by New Jersey artist Cara London. The...


Jersey City pastor sentenced to eight years for sexual assault On Friday, Feb. 21, Judge Patrick Arre sentenced Jersey City Pastor Orlando Martinez-Chavez, 48, to eight years in state prison after he was convicted...

Weehawken High School student wins worldwide essay competition, scholarship

A Weehawken High School junior was one of 13 winners out of more than 2,500 competitors worldwide in an essay-writing contest on the environment. According to a press release, the winning student from Weehawken is...

Gov. Murphy establishes Coronavirus Task Force amid “outbreak”

Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order on Feb. 3 establishing the Coronavirus Task Force to coordinate all New Jersey efforts to prepare for and respond to the public health hazard posed by the...


Hoboken residents can request a street tree for spring planting Hoboken’s Shade Tree Commission seeks property owners who would like a tree planted in the sidewalk in front of their buildings in exchange for a...

Bayonne assemblyman cosponsors bill to allow child-run lemonade stands without permit

Good news for young lemonade entrepreneurs in Hudson County. A bill that would make it legal for children to operate lemonade stands without a permit is moving forward. The legislation was prompted by a series of reported...

Mayors address hospital crisis

Two of the mayors in cities whose hospitals are affected by the liquidation of CarePoint Health, Hoboken Mayor Ravi Bhalla and Bayonne Mayor James Davis, are taking different approaches to coping with the potential...


Jersey City Author to Speak at Lincoln Dinner Jersey City native son and author Ron Semple will be the featured speaker at the annual Jersey City Lincoln Association dinner on Feb.12. At noon on that day,...
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