New art exhibit at hob’art co-operative gallery in Hoboken
Sep 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – An opening reception will be held on Saturday, Sept. 30 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. for the new hob’art gallery exhibit M&Ms. M&Ms is an exhibition of exciting new art by two hob’art artists: M...
What you REALLY need to know about the mayoral candidates
Details on the six people who are vying for top spot on Nov. 7
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Six people filed their petitions on Sept. 5 to run for mayor in Hoboken’s Nov. 7 municipal election. In alphabetical order, they are: activist Ronald Bautista, Councilman at-Large Ravi Bhalla, Coun...
The city will be watching
City to expand public safety street cameras in high crime locations /font>
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Jersey City has announced that it has moved into the second phase of a three-phase, multi-year program to entirely revamp the city’s public safety camera system. Over the three phases, the city pla...
Film tax breaks may return to NJ
Professionals gather in Jersey City to discuss new production tax incentives
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Film history often attributes the origin of the term “cliffhanger” to the 1914 silent film serial “The Perils of Pauline” in which the main character is depicted clinging to the Palisade cliffs nea...
Prepare for detours and traffic
DOT to begin multi-year rehabilitation of Route 495 bridge in fall
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Route 495, which connects the New Jersey Turnpike to the Lincoln Tunnel, is set to undergo a multi-year renovation to repair its debilitated viaduct bridge in North Bergen, according to the NJ Depa...
‘We are evaluating the finances’
Council gets no assurances city will hire new firefighters despite federal funding
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
During the City Council meeting on Sept. 19, council members questioned Business Administrator Stephen Marks as to why the city had yet to accept a grant that would provide partial funding for four...
Eleven running in local races
Secaucus residents can cast ballots for mayor, council, school board on Nov. 7
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus residents can look forward to voting for a mayor, council member, and three Board of Education candidates on Tuesday, Nov. 7. Mayor Michael Gonnelli is running unopposed for re-election to...
DRENNAN, RAYMOND JOSEPH
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services were held Sept. 19 for Raymond Joseph Drennan, 94, of Holmdel. He passed away surrounded by his family on Sept. 14. Raymond was born in Hoboken and was raised in Jersey City, where...
MACDONALD, JOHN
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services were held Sept. 18 for John MacDonald, 66. He died on Sept. 14 at Center for Hope Hospice in Scotch Plains. He was born and raised in Jersey City and was a lifelong resident until ...
Locals recognized for charity
Dominican Republic town names holiday to honor Hoboken firefighters
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
A special holiday in honor of Hoboken firefighters has been designated in the small town of Boca Chica in the Dominican Republic after Ralph Eusebio, a city firefighter for 14 years, and his friend...