Positive story in a tough campaign season
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: It is campaign season here in North Bergen complete with mudslinging and attack ads filling up our mailboxes and newspapers. It is often difficult to decipher what is true. In this sea...
Wiley wins his day in court
May 03, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
An old political maxim says, “Never run in an election you can avoid.” This means that if you can convince the opposing candidate not to run or find a way to invalidate him or her, do it. Unfortuna...
Washington Street Woes
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The rays of spring sunshine have illuminated how much Washington Street’s surface has become pocked-marked due to age, harsh weather, salt, and the current replacement of gas line pipe...
MALONEY, FRANCIS J. SR.
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A funeral mass was held April 27 at Sacred Heart Church, Monroe, N.Y. for Francis J. Maloney Sr., 93. He died April 22. Born in Bergenfield, he lived in Monroe, N.Y. before moving to Midland Park, ...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Ferris’ Pereira works his way to becoming premier pitcher
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
A year ago, Elijah Pereira suddenly emerged as one of the best pitchers in Hudson County. As a junior, Pereira took on most of the top teams in the county and was highly successful. But having a ye...
Standing behind Senator Menendez
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am a great supporter of Senator Bob Menendez. He stands for the people of New Jersey and for the United States of America. I’ve had the privilege of attending Senator Bob Menendez’s ...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Zimmer stands by claims against Christie administration after federal indictments hit Bridgegate officials After U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman on Friday handed down indictments for two officials invol...
Thousands enjoy warm weather at Hoboken Spring Arts & Music Festival
May 02, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
J. Geils Band frontman Peter Wolf led a strong showing at this year’s spring Arts & Music Festival, which featured over 20 musical performers and nine blocks of food, art, and other fun. The event ...
Shredding events upcoming, beginning May 2 in North Bergen
May 02, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – Hudson County residents are invited to have personal confidential and/or sensitive documents shredded at a free, on-site, mobile paper-shredding event in the parking lot at James J. ...
EXCLUSIVE: Baseball Hall of Fame may come to Hoboken
May 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Hoboken already has a plaque on 11th Street commemorating the location of the first baseball game to be played under the rules that form the basis of the modern sport. Now a group of pri...