JCMC's EMS members attend health fair at St. Peter's
Mar 23, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Members of Jersey City Medical Center's Emergency Medical Service (EMS) and the New Jersey Health Care Quality Institute pose at the Health and Wellness Fair at Saint Peter's University, an event s...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
Mar 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Legislators want to extend light rail to Bergen Who put the bomp in the bomp, bomp, bomp, and who put the Bergen in the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail? The latter was done at a time when the Hudson-Berge...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
Mar 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus waterfront promenade project announced County and local officials held a press conference in Laurel Hill Park in Secaucus on Thursday to construct a waterfront promenade as part of shoreli...
Sanitation truck fire on Turnpike extension quelled by city firefighters
Mar 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Three Bayonne fire truck units responded to a sanitation truck fire on the New Jersey Turnpike bridge extension and extinguished the blaze on Friday, March 21 at 10:14 a.m., according to ...
Weehawken Peer Leaders raise money for charity
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Peer Leadership students at Weehawken High School were recently presented with a $1,000 check for participating in Optimum Power to Learn’s Charity Champion program. It encourages high schools to r...
BREAKING: Hoboken school budget could result in 54 layoffs
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HOBOKEN – The Board of Education on Thursday night released its $64.8 million 2014 preliminary budget, which contains a 3.9 percent tax rate increase and a levy (the amount that comes from taxes) o...
Bus driver indicted in death of North Bergen baby
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HUDSON COUNTY -- The county prosecutor's office issued a press release Thursday afternoon regarding the July, 2013 death of 8-month-old Angelie Parades of North Bergen, who was killed near the West...
Public bond finance deal approved for the American Dream megamall
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The Bergen County freeholders voted unanimously on Wednesday to approve a public bond finance deal for the American Dream megamall -- the troubled Meadowlands project formerly known as Xanadu. Acco...
EDITOR’S LETTER JCM

Milestone
Mar 21, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
We don’t usually pat ourselves on the back, but, as it happens, 2014 marks the 10th anniversary of Jersey City Magazine. We’ve been privileged to cover a great town that has given us wonderful stor...
Ten Years and Counting
by Kate Rounds
Mar 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
In the year 2004, the Mars Rover landed on the Red Planet. A whale exploded in Tainan City, Taiwan. Facebook was launched. Massachusetts legalized same-sex marriage. Ground was broken for the Freed...