Bayonne Bridge to close for part of weekend
Aug 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The Bayonne Bridge will close for part of the Aug. 14-16 weekend to accommodate ongoing construction work on the “Raise the Roadway” project, the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey h...
Oktoberfest in August
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NORTH BERGEN – The 141st annual German-American Volksfest takes place on Sunday, Aug. 16 from noon to 8 p.m. at Schuetzen Park, 3167 Kennedy Blvd. Tickets are $5 (children under 12 free) and all pr...
17th ‘Fiesta in America’ to showcase Asian American products, services
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SECAUCUS – Fiesta in America, the largest indoor gathering of Filipinos in the northeast, is coming to the Meadowlands Expo Center on Aug. 15 and 16. With the theme of “Filipinos Mean Business,” th...
Repairs to begin this weekend on Route 495 into NYC
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NORTH BERGEN – After closing temporarily for repairs earlier this week, the Route 495 approach to the Lincoln Tunnel will undergo permanent repairs beginning this weekend, resulting in commuter del...
Eighth NoHu International Short Film Festival seeks entries
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UNION CITY – The Eighth Annual NoHu International Short Film Festival, to be held Oct. 19 to 24, is seeking entries. This year’s six-day festival will include two evenings of feature films, three e...
Secaucus FD called to extinguish NJ Transit bridge fire
Aug 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS – On Friday, Aug. 7 at 12:43 p.m., the Secaucus Fire Department was called to the Upper Hackensack River Bridge for a fire reported by the lift bridge operator. Upon arrival they found an ...
‘Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over’ campaign comes to Guttenberg
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GUTTENBERG – Law enforcement officers from the Guttenberg Police Department will be cracking down on drunk drivers as part of the statewide 2015 Labor Day “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign....
Mixed media exhibit to open in ‘Boken
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HOBOKEN -- “Essence," an art exhibition by Miriam Untoria and Katie Duffy McGeehin, will be open to the public from August 14 through September 13 at the hob'art gallery, Monroe Center of the Arts,...
Bayonne Planning Board approves 22-story building
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BAYONNE – The city Planning Board unanimously approved a plan for North Avenue, LLC to construct a 22-story, 244-foot, mixed-use building next to the Eighth Street Light Rail station. The project i...
Hoboken-born Bloody Mary mix hits shelves
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HOBOKEN--Once upon a time, Hoboken’s most famous beverage was Maxwell House coffee, the smell of which carried through the entire town from its plant on Frank Sinatra Drive. If Christine Dodd and R...