Radio Jarocho and Zenen Zeferino to close ‘Summer Concerts on the Hudson’
Sep 12, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
WEEHAWKEN – “Summer Concerts on The Hudson,” the free concert series from the Hudson River Performing Arts Center, presents Radio Jarocho and Zenen Zeferino, on Saturday, Sept. 15 at 7 p.m. at Linc...
Sept. 11 ceremonies held around Hudson County
Sep 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Sept. 11 remembrance ceremonies were scheduled for around Hudson County on Tuesday, including in Jersey City, North Bergen, Union City, West New York, Gutenberg, Bayonne, and Weeha...
Hoboken to host a community meeting on Southwest Park interactive sculpture
Sep 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Hoboken will host a second community meeting regarding the placement of an interactive sculpture on the Hoboken Southwest Park lawn on Wednesday, Sept. 12. The meeting will take place at...
Film based on Hoboken author's book, currently on Netflix, will also premiere in Japan
Sep 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- "Carrie Pilby," a comedy movie starring Nathan Lane and Bel Powley that can currently be seen on Netflix, will open in theaters in Japan in October. It's based on a humorous 2002 novel w...
Hillary Clinton to raise funds for Menendez in Jersey City
Sep 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Hillary Clinton, former Democratic candidate for president, former secretary of state and former U.S. Senator, is scheduled to come to Jersey City on Oct. 15 to raise funds for U.S. S...
Here is a link to track the path of Hurricane Florence
Sep 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Hudson County officials and residents are keeping an eye on Hurricane Florence, as some forecasters predict the storm will gain in intensity over the next week and make landfall on...
Council delays vote to ban recreational marijuana
Also at meeting: local resident suggests idea for combating Rt. 495 traffic
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 286 286 recommendations | email to a friend
The mayor and Town Council on Aug. 29 pulled, from the agenda, a zoning ordinance banning recreational marijuana sales, due to a delay by county officials who are reviewing it, according to Town Ad...
Bats and butterflies before back-to-school
Environmental Dept. holds annual youth camp with field-trips
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 302 302 recommendations | email to a friend
Cleaning up horse poop might not be what most kids envision as a “fun” camp activity. But Secaucus resident Alexia Brown, 10, did just that during a recent four-day town environmental camp. And it ...
ANDRETTA, DOROTHY
Sep 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services have been held for Dorothy “Dottie” Andretta, 79, of North Bergen. She passed away Aug. 19. She was born in Hoboken. Dottie was a legal assistant for the town of North Bergen 36 ye...
After tragedy, light in the darkness
Local family participates in fourth annual suicide prevention walk on Sept. 9
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 264 264 recommendations | email to a friend
Many people hear about suicide but never think it may affect them personally. In March 2014, Jeannette Sanchez lost her brother, Jorge, 21, when he took his own life, and everything in her life cha...