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Prep’s Simon has day to remember in his hometown
by Jim Hague
Oct 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
St. Peter’s Prep senior wide receiver/linebacker Shayne Simon was born and raised in West Orange, but he never got much of a chance to play football in his hometown, because he chose to attend high...
WHITFORD, LILLIAN M.
Oct 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services took place Sept. 23 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Jersey City, for Lillian M. Whitford, 86, of Hoboken. She passed away Sept. 18. Born in Hoboken, Lillian lived in North Bergen an...
Call for submissions for Adams Street mural project
Sep 30, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – The Hoboken Mural Arts Council is announcing a call for submissions for a mural project located at 1312 Adams St. with the theme “diversity, inclusion, and community.” The Arts Council, w...
Hoboken train crash victim's family to host vigil in Brazil; no plans to return to city
Sep 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN-- According to attorney for the family of Fabiola Bittar De Kroon, who was killed in a NJ Transit crash in Hoboken a year ago (Sept. 29, 2016), the de Kroon family will host a vigil and mem...
Hoboken seeks to acquire Union Dry Dock on waterfront for park
Sep 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN--According to a press release from the city, Mayor Dawn Zimmer is pursuing the Union Dry Dock property on the northern waterfront for a waterfront park. Union Dry Dock, a working long-time ...
Hoboken mayoral candidate Bhalla cites Trump in 'brown man wearing a turban' ad
Sep 28, 2017 | 4 4 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- In Hoboken, outgoing Mayor Dawn Zimmer, like some mayors in other U.S. cities, has said that certain Donald Trump administration policies could hurt local residents. She has criticized s...
'Get it out!' Local author offers one-shot writing class to get your story onto paper
Sep 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Do you have a piece of writing, or an idea for a piece of writing, and you need feedback on it or ideas on how to get it published? Now you can learn how in your own back yard! Loc...
Three ex-presidents and Fulop attend 2017 PGA Presidents Cup
Sep 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Thursday was opening day for the 2017 Presidents Cup tournament at Liberty National Gold Club and on hand to watch the competition were former presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush,...
Annual Hudson County Fair stretches to two weekends
Sep 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN -- The annual Hudson County Fair is returning to Braddock Park this Friday. But this time, the fun and activities will last two weekends instead of one. The events begin Friday, Sept. ...
Hoboken's Carmelo Garcia appointed acting director of housing agency in Newark
Sep 27, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Carmelo Garcia, Hoboken resident and former executive director of the Hoboken Housing Authority, has been appointed acting director of the Newark Department of Economic Development, acco...