Briefs
Aug 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Coast Guard: majority of spill cleaned up The Coast Guard said that less than 1,000 gallons of oil spilled onto an International Matex Tank Terminal pier and nearby water when a tugboat hit a pier ...
Bayonne High School Band Foundation shares thanks
Aug 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: The Bayonne High School Band Foundation would like to take this opportunity to thank our supporters who have helped us to a fantastic start over the past few months, in our fundraisi...
Two North Bergen Parks and Recreation employees indicted for allegedly falsifying time sheets
Aug 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – T wo employees of the North Bergen Department of Parks and Recreation have been indicted by a state grand jury for allegedly submitting false timesheets to collect numerous hours of ...
Website sends out release saying ‘Hoboken [is] one of the most promiscuous cities in America’
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HOBOKEN – As if we haven’t seen enough polls from organizations trying to get into the news by naming a city “the most” or “the least” this or that, today we got a release from a website claiming, ...
'Pop-up' Cat café to land in Hoboken
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HOBOKEN -- Cablevision’s Optimum Community, in partnership with North Shore Animal League America, will launch a pop-up Cat Café August 5 in Hoboken. They write, "Visitors to this free, five-day ev...
Reports: Hertz 24/7 will close as of Aug. 31; Hoboken is switching to Zipcar
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Just a few weeks after Hoboken announced it planned to give its 40-plus designated street parking spots for rental cars to Zipcar instead of Hertz, a media reported today that Hertz will close its ...
Three men in their twenties busted in shooting of 16-year-old in Jersey City
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JERSEY CITY – Three Jersey City men in their twenties have been charged in the July 22 shooting death of a 16-year-old boy who died later as a result of his wounds, said Hudson County Prosecutor Es...
Tugboat hits fuel terminal pier and causes oil spill
Aug 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – A collision between a tugboat and fuel terminal pier at the International-Matex Tank Terminal (IMTT) site on Saturday, Aug. 1, resulted in an oil spill of an undetermined amount into the ...
Port Authority arrest Union City man for allegedly stealing $1K in copper wire
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JERSEY CITY -- Jose Pujols-Quintas, 52, of Union City, was charged last week with burglary and theft by unlawful taking as the result of a sting operation run by the Port Authority Police Departmen...
Appellate court ruling could mean 55 new affordable units in Hoboken
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Four Hoboken developers could be forced to convert at least 55 market rate rental units into affordable units thanks to a July 28 state appellate court ruling, according to Fair Share Housing Cente...