Jersey City school board will likely name school for Angelou, not Obama
May 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- On Thursday a majority of the Jersey City Board of Education voted to name School 20, a school for pre-K students through fifth graders, after famed poet Maya Angelou. However, the m...
Man who died in Jersey City fire identified
May 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
A man found dead in a three-alarm fire in Jersey City on Wednesday night has been identified, according to NJ.com. Firefighters found Thomas Cahill, 64, after they responded to a fire in his home a...
Zoning Board postpones meeting to address construction of Islamic Center
May 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE - The city Zoning Board postponed, for the second time, a meeting to address a proposed Islamic Center to June 28. Bayonne Muslims, the nonprofit group that has been renting the basement of...
Hoboken councilman fires back at offensive tweet
May 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Hoboken Councilman Ravi Bhalla sent out an innocent tweet on Thursday, May 19 commending the City Council for passing a measure to place a path for bikes and joggers on Sinatra Drive the...
Solo art show opening in Hoboken Thursday night
May 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Timothy David Lang of Morristown will have a solo exhibition opening Thursday, May 19 from 6 to 9 pm at Right Angle in Hoboken. Paintings feature cityscapes from Hoboken, NYC, and Philad...
Year-round skiing nearby? It's the American Dream
May 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
MEADOWLANDS -- “Big SNOW America,” a 12-story, 180,000 square foot indoor ski and Snowboard Park, is coming to East Rutherford, as announced on Monday May 16 by Triple Five, the developers of the M...
Exhibit at Right Angle in Hoboken features cityscapes
May 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – The work of Morristown-based artist Timothy David Lang will be on display in a solo-exhibition entitled “Paintings” until July 14 at Right Angle, 1108 Washington St., Hoboken. The opening...
‘A Garden State of Mind’ publication celebration is Sunday
May 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – On Sunday, May 22, there will be a public reading, hosted by the Hoboken Historical Museum and Party With Purpose, for student participants, teachers, family members, classmates, and poet...
Hoboken's Cheer Dynamics team wins awards
May 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- The junior team from Cheer Dynamics won 3 national championships and won a bid to Compete in the US finals in Rhode Island. The team travelled to Rhode Island this past weekend and compe...
Jersey City Medical Center holds Memorial Service honoring EMS workers
May 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- As a highlight to its numerous activities during National EMS Week, Jersey City Medical Center recently held a special memorial service honoring EMS workers (volunteer and profession...