Student Summer Meal Program kicks off in UC
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UNION CITY – New Jersey Secretary of Agriculture Douglas H. Fisher and USDA Food and Nutrition Service Deputy Regional Administrator Diana Limbacher helped serve lunch to 240 students in the Union ...
Sires skeptical of Iran deal
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HUDSON COUNTY -- Rep. Albio Sires (D-14 th Dist.) said he is deeply skeptical of the recent deal with Iran blocking access to nuclear weapons. After more than 20 months of negotiators, Iran and the...
City of Water Day promises to be a splash this Saturday
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HOBOKEN—City of Water Day is back this Saturday, July 18, and the celebration promises to be better than ever. Organized by the Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance, the annual event highlights the man...
Referendum on expanded gambling in NJ delayed
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TRENTON – Time has run out for New Jersey residents to vote on whether to expand casino gambling beyond Atlantic City to North Jersey. State Senate President Steven Sweeney has confirmed to the Ass...
Port Authority announces Bridge closures
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BAYONNE – The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has announced closures of the Bayonne Bridge as part of the “Raise the Roadway” Navigational Clearance Project. Multi-hour closures for this ...
Gazebo floor collapses in Jersey City park
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JERSEY CITY -- A large section of floor at the Lincoln Park gazebo collapsed on July 12. Nobody was hurt, county officials said. Freeholder Bill O’Dea said the county will authorize a contractor cu...
Roadwork will redirect traffic near Route 139
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JERSEY CITY – Representatives for the New Jersey Department of Transportation told Hudson County Freeholders this week to expect significant detours at the foot of Jersey City Heights during the ne...
Marion Branch Library closed until July 20
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The Marion Branch Library, 1017 West Side Avenue, of the Jersey City Free Public Library will be closed until July 20 due to water damage from a roof leak. The floor at the storefront branch sustai...
City taking applications for senior farmers market nutrition voucher
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JERSEY CITY -- Applications for vouchers for the Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) for the 2015 season are now available. The SFMNP program, which is funded annually through the feder...
Fulop joins transit union in opposing NJ Transit fare hike
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JERSEY CITY- Mayor Steven M. Fulop along with the Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) and a group called New Jersey for Transit issued a statement on July 15 condemning New Jersey Transit’s decision to...