25-year tax break, $20M bonds granted to residential towers near Jersey City mall
Aug 21, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Despite opposition from two council members and several residents, and driven by a flood of union workers who turned out to express their support, the City Council on Wednesday appro...
Magazine selects top 100 towns in NJ; just one is in Hudson County
Aug 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY – New Jersey Monthly magazine has printed the results of its 2015 Top Towns survey for the state, and Hudson County fared particularly poorly. In fact, only one town in the county mad...
Incensed resident shouts at commissioners about jitneys
Aug 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – After sitting impatiently (but not quietly) through the commissioners’ meeting on Aug. 19, a North Bergen resident jumped to his feet during the open public portion of the meeting to...
City Council approves controversial Resnick’s project
Aug 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – After a highly charged, four-hour public hearing on a controversial nine-story, mixed-use project proposed for the site of Resnick’s Hardware on Broadway and 46th Street and nearby 46th S...
Bridge to close part of weekend for construction
Aug 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The Bayonne Bridge will close for part of the upcoming weekend to accommodate ongoing construction work on the “Raise the Roadway” project, the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey ann...
Recycling schedule changes for Bayonne section
Aug 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The City of Bayonne is reminding residents that the recycling schedule for the area from 32nd Street to the city line changed earlier this month. Until further notice, recyclables in that...
Eileen Gaughan dies after being hit by a car; daughter of former JC councilman
Aug 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Eileen Gaughan, 42, daughter of former Jersey City councilman Bill Gaughan, died as result of being struck by a car in Wall Township on August 18. She was apparently struck when tryi...
Track Tropical Storm Danny using this link; other weather updates
Aug 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Tropical Storm Danny was chugging along on Wednesday morning, and may be a threat to the East Coast. Here is a link to track the storm. . In other weather news in our area, Accuweather predicts sto...
ASK THE UMP!
Aug 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
OBSTRUCTION QUESTION: In high school, baseball and softball, runner from first base attempts to steal second but the catcher’s throw is well ahead of the runner. As a result, runner retreats back t...
Registration open through September 4 for Adult Co-Ed Soccer League
Aug 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
The Recreation Division opened registration for Co-Ed Adult Soccer League. Teams of participants ages 18 and older may submit rosters to City Hall Room 13, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. listing the c...