Hoboken Police Department offers safe disposal for prescription drugs
Apr 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- The Hoboken Police Department will participate in the nationwide initiative to take back prescription drugs, sponsored by the Drug Enforcement Agency. This Saturday April 29 from 10 a.m....
Hoboken residents invited to innovation festival
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HOBOKEN -- On May 18, Propelify Innovation Festival will be held on Hoboken's waterfront. Last year more than 8,000 attendees from around the tri-state area attended for a day of advancing innovati...
Did you miss these stories over the weekend?
Apr 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
At Wednesday night’s whopping six-hour council meeting, the Hoboken City Council approved a resolution for a land swap and new combined substation for PSE&G, a “traffic calming” plan in the town’s ...
Grateful for Sobolov’s dedication to Hoboken
Apr 23, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 118 118 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: We write this letter in support of Irene Sobolov and her tireless advocacy for the Hoboken Public School district. A champion cheerleader for our schools, Irene supports our kids not j...
Sounding off on the business district, and Shake Shack
Officials and Chamber of Commerce discuss making town more business friendly
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Members of the Hoboken City Council met with about 25 business owners on Wednesday, April 19 for a roundtable breakfast hosted by the city’s Chamber of Commerce, to discuss possibly expanding the c...
Council swears in fireman who lost family on 9/11
Residents continue discussing birdhouse ordinance
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
The Secaucus Volunteer Fire Department has a new member on its roster, and he comes from a family of firefighting heroes. Jared Wetter, 18, officially took the oath to join the force at the most re...
Want new wheels?
North Bergen hopes to have bike sharing program in place by summer
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 23, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 187 187 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen is preparing to join nearby cities like Hoboken and Jersey City in creating a program in which residents can pick up a bike on the street and rent it for a few minutes or more. _______...
Bailing out on bail reform?
Local legislators seek to modify controversial law
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
When first implemented earlier this year, the New Jersey Bail Reform and Speedy Trial Act was designed to eliminate bail for minor crimes and reduce the state’s jail population. But a few months af...
Post office hotel a step closer
Also at meeting: Council authorizes PSE&G land swap
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
At Wednesday night’s whopping six-hour council meeting, The council approved a resolution for a land swap and new combined substation for PSE&G, a “traffic calming” plan in the town’s southwest are...
Order returns where violence reigned
Drive-by shooting leaves one dead and girl wounded
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Less than 12 hours after a 19-year-old Jersey City man was gunned down and a 10-year-old girl was critically wounded on Ocean Avenue on Easter Sunday, life seemed back to normal on the street—excep...