BRIEFS
Sep 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
Register for free classes in the performing arts on Sept. 21 ace Theatre Workshop will hold registration for its professional theatre training program for children ages 8 years old and up on Monday...
Come together for pension reform
Sep 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: New Jersey can’t pay its debts. Our credit rating has been downgraded multiple times. We can’t finance good retirements or new projects and programs, and our high interest rates means ...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
Sep 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Guttenberg holds 9/11 ceremony and candlelight vigil Residents of the Town of Guttenberg joined with the mayor, Town Council, and public safety department for a 9/11 remembrance ceremony on Friday,...
Carpenters apprentice recruitment kicks off on Sept. 23
Sep 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- The New Jersey Carpenters Apprentice Training Program will start a pre-apprentice program to recruit women and minorities from Hudson County into the Carpenters Union Apprentice Trai...
NJ pays six Meadowlands towns to cover shortfall in hotel surcharge
Sep 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
MEADOWLANDS – Early this year a new hotel room surcharge of 3 percent was established in the Meadowlands to replace tax sharing. With that surcharge falling far short of its goal, the state recentl...
Bayonne Bridge to close this weekend
Sep 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The Bayonne Bridge will close for part of the Sept. 18 to 20 weekend to accommodate construction work on the “Raise the Roadway” project, the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey annou...
Citi Bike to launch in Jersey City
Sep 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – The official launch of Citi Bike Jersey City will take place on Monday, Sept. 21, at 2 p.m. when some elected officials will ride from the pedestrian plaza on Newark Avenue and Grove ...
Hoboken Police to pedal ahead with bicycle education campaign
Sep 17, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – The Hoboken Police Department announced Thursday, Sept. 17 plans to begin the next phase in its bicycle education and enforcement campaign. “With the increase in bicycling in Hoboken, kid...
Artifacts returned to Ellis Island National Museum of Immigration
Sep 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- The National Park Service said a major milestone in Ellis Island’s recovery from Hurricane Sandy was reached on Sept. 10, when the museum’s exhibit collection was returned to the isl...