Bayonne Board of Education votes higher tax, proposes layoffs
Mar 17, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Taxpayers in Bayonne will face higher school taxes and layoffs for school district employees if the Board of Education’s 2017-2018 budget is approved as introduced on Thursday, March 16. ...
Comedian, former Howard Stern regular Artie Lange arrested for cocaine, heroin possession in parking garage in Hoboken
Mar 17, 2017 | 78 78 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Arthur "Artie" Lange of Hoboken, a comedian and TV/film star who used to be a regular on the Howard Stern radio show, was arrested last Sunday in the parking garage at his Hoboken condo ...
'Carrie Pilby' movie, based on local author's novel, will screen in Philadelphia on Sat, then premiere in theaters at end of month
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HOBOKEN -- "Carrie Pilby," a movie based on the offbeat first novel by Hoboken-based author Caren Lissner, is set to open the weekend of March 31-April 1 in theaters in New York City, Los Angeles, ...
Father of toddler killed in Union City fire charged
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UNION CITY -- The Office of the Hudson County prosecutor charged Eddie Gonzalez Sr., the father of 1-year-old Eddie Gonzalez Jr.,who perished in the four-alarm Union City fire March 4, according to...
Hoboken street cleaning won't resume until Monday
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HOBOKEN -- Street cleaning is suspended  today (Friday)  and will resume on  Monday, March 20 . In the meantime crews will continue work on snow removal at crosswalks, bus stops, etc. Inspectors ha...
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Mar 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Even though Irish-Americans in Bayonne are smaller in number than they once were, their presence today is as strong as their pride. St. Patrick’s Day is Friday, March 17, but as anyone who’s been t...
Fulop blasts Trump $6B budget cuts, particularly to the needy
Mar 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Steven Fulop slammed Donald Trump’s proposal this week to cut $6 billion in funding for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, saying the cuts would set the clock back years on...
Oritani Bank collecting and matching donations for Union City fire victims
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UNION CITY – Oritani Bank, headquartered in the Township of Washington, recently announced that it will be collecting and matching donations to assist the victims of the devastating fire in Union C...
ICE officials grant Union City man extension on deportation order
Mar 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
UNION CITY -- Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials granted a Union City resident a 60-day extension on his deportation order Friday morning. Catalino Guerrero, 59, an immigrant from ...
Hoboken to introduce $113.2M budget
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HOBOKEN -- The city said it will introduce a $113.2 million municipal budget at the next City Council meeting with a slight (1.25 percent) reduction in the municipal tax rate. A release said that t...