Fatal fire in Bayonne and the need for updated fire sprinkler laws
Aug 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In the early morning hours of Saturday, July 11, a devastating four-alarm fire tore through a multi-family home on East 21st Street in Bayonne, claiming the lives of an elderly and dis...
Save the monarch butterflies of Hudson County
Aug 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Recently I wrote to a powerful Hudson County politician with what I conceived as a rather esoteric request: throw a life-line to a threatened species of butterfly called the Monarch by...
Stack weighs in on fare hike
Aug 09, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I am writing to express my opposition to NJ Transit’s proposed 9 percent fare increases and potential service adjustments. As a Mayor and Senator in Hudson County, I am well aware of t...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Aug 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: I lost my mother last year to cancer, and I just can’t seem to get over it. She and I had a difficult relationship when I was younger but over the past 10 years we had been resol...
Art exhibit opening night in Bayonne
Aug 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The opening reception for “Eight Years in Bayonne,” a collection of large paintings by Edward Vander Velde, will be held on Saturday, Aug. 8 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Bayonne Community Muse...
Field Station: Dinosaurs presents Dr. Scott Sampson of PBS show ‘Dinosaur Train’ on Aug. 8
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SECAUCUS – The Field Station: Dinosaurs’ “Super Star of Science” program continues with a special appearance and program by Dr. Scott Sampson of the hit PBS show “Dinosaur Train” on Saturday, Aug. ...
Judge dismisses Marrero complaint against township for sabotaging his campaign
Aug 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – A United States district judge has dismissed a complaint by North Bergen Police Officer Enrique “Henry” Marrero against the township for allegedly “unlawfully retaliat[ing] against h...
NHL Network moves to Secaucus in merger with MLB Network
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SECAUCUS – The National Hockey League (NHL) has announced a six-year deal with Major League Baseball’s (MLB) media division, located in Secaucus. MLB Advanced Media (MLBAM) will pay the NHL about $...
Port Authority Police arrest alleged reckless driver at Holland Tunnel
Aug 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Efraim M. Nussbaum, 23, of Lakewood was charged with Unlawful Fleeing Police in a Motor Vehicle, Reckless Driving, Reckless Endangerment and Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Moto...
Kayaking at the reservoir?
Aug 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Mayor Steven M. Fulop and the Department of Recreation, in partnership with the Jersey City Reservoir Preservation Alliance, are pleased to announce two free days of kayaking at the ...