Jersey City launches campaign to reduce pedestrian-motor vehicle crashes
Sep 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Mayor Steven Fulop and the Jersey City Police Department announced Thursday that Jersey City is once again participating in Be Street Smart NJ Pedestrian Safety Campaign this Septembe...
Hoboken City Council hosted public meeting on 500-foot rule for bars
Sep 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN-- Approximately 30 residents, business owners, and council members turned out at a Hoboken council meeting on Monday to discuss a possible repeal of the town's 500-foot rule, which states t...
Hoboken Police Department hosts coffee with a cop
Sep 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN- The Hoboken Police Department invites the community to the fourth “coffee with a cop” meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 5 from 9 am to 10:30 a.m. at La Isla Uptown, located at 25 12th St. Accordi...
Did you miss these stories over the weekend?
Sep 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
In Jersey City, A handful of people gathered in front of the Greenville Public Library to attend the first of a series of public events outlining the platform of the Jersey City United candidates i...
Assemblywoman introduces bill to help law enforcement find hit-and-run drivers
Sep 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Assemblywoman Annette Chaparro has introduced “Zackhary’s Law,” a bill which would help law enforcement find hit-and-run drivers through an alert system similar to Silver and Amber Alert...
BIG HOBOKEN MEETING: Public meeting on potential repeal of '500 foot rule' for bars
Sep 26, 2016 | 9 9 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- The Hoboken City Council discussed three weeks ago the idea of repealing a city code saying that bars and restaurants with a liquor license can not open within 500 feet of one another. H...
Audition for the ‘Nutcracker’ tomorrow night!
Sep 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN-- The Garden Street School of Performing Arts and the Moscow Ballet will host auditions tomorrow night, Sept 27, for roles in its Dec. 8 performance of the “Nutcracker” in Wayne NJ. Primary...
Batter Up! Historical Museum celebrates the poetry of baseball
Sep 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – Baseball is part of the very fabric of Hoboken. After all, the first game by Alexander Cartwright’s and “Doc” Adams’ modern rules was played in 1846 at Elysian Fields, just yards from whe...
Helping needy kids and adults in Hoboken
Local not-for-profit to host third annual fundraising gala
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
After-school programs, transportation for senior citizens, professional development courses, family game night, and income tax assistance for the needy. The Hoboken Organization Against Poverty and...
A carnival to celebrate the library
Kennedy Branch turns three
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
The Kennedy Branch of the North Bergen Public Library celebrated its three-year anniversary with a mini-carnival Saturday, Sept. 17. Kids enjoyed a mini-Ferris wheel, cotton candy, hot dogs, bounce...