HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Jun 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Primary Election Day is this Tuesday; vote for Democratic freeholder nominees Two Hobokenites and a Jersey City woman are fighting to be the Democratic nominee to District 5 of the Hudson County Bo...
Inauguration of Mahatma Gandhi statue
Jun 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: A new chapter in the history of Secaucus will be written on May 31, when the statue of Mahatma Gandhi will be inaugurated in town. The theme of this new chapter shows and proves the sp...
U.S. gun deaths are at a staggering high
Jun 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: According to statistics from the Center of Disease Control, this week, the number of gun deaths in the U.S. since the tragedy in Newtown rose to 49,559. That is the size of the populat...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
Jun 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Primary election Tuesday Primary elections are being heldon Tuesday, June 3. Polls open at 6 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. Voters will get to choose candidates for U.S. Senate, House of Representative, ...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Jun 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Weekenders plan cruise The Weehawken Weekenders are once again planning a cruise for June of 2015, out of Bayonne. It will be a nine-day cruise to the Caribbean. They will be visiting the islands o...
Two officers promoted to sergeant including first Latina
May 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – Detective Cynthia Montero and Investigator Michael Vitali were both promoted to the rank of sergeant on May 20 in a ceremony at North Bergen Town Hall. Montero is the first Latina to...
Hundreds of noise complaints from MetLife Stadium concert
May 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS – Because of excessive noise levels from the Electric Daisy Carnival held at MetLife Stadium over this past Memorial Day Weekend, the town of Secaucus has issued summonses for 31 complaint...
Jersey City's murder rate spiked from 2012 to 2013, up from 12 to 20
May 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- The murder rate in Jersey City climbed from 12 to 20 from 2012 to 2013, according to statistics made available early in May by the New Jersey State Police. However, most other areas ...