Farmers markets in Jersey City may be able to accept food stamps
Sep 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Jersey City has been awarded nearly $25,000 as part of a nationwide initiative from the Wholesome Wave Foundation and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to double the dollars S...
Fifth young man arrested in connection with July 22 murder of 16-year-old in JC
Sep 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez announced on Aug. 30 that a fifth person has been arrested in connection with last month’s murder of Ronald Witherspoon, Jr. On July 22 at appr...
Info session offered for child advocate volunteers
Sep 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY – Hudson County CASA (court appointed special advocate) is recruiting volunteers to advance the best interests of abused and neglected children. A session about the program and the ro...
City moves to attain 6-acre property for Hoboken’s largest park
Sep 01, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
The city of Hoboken announced Monday, Aug. 31 plans to attain a large patch of undeveloped property in the northwest sector for what-would-be the mile square’s largest park. At the park, which woul...
Final free summer concert in Guttenberg is The Infernos on Sept. 2
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GUTTENBERG – Everyone is invited to attend the final free outdoor concert of the summer season in Guttenberg, featuring The Infernos. The concert takes place on Boulevard East between 70th Street a...
Ecuadorian music video shot in Waterfront Park
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NORTH BERGEN/GUTTENBERG – Ecuadorian singer Raymi Canari visited Hudson County recently and was spotted in the North Bergen-Guttenberg Waterfront Park shooting a video to his song “Trabajador de Mi...
Elderly missing South Carolina man located in Weehawken by Port Authority Police
Sep 01, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
A man reported missing from South Carolina last week was found by the Port Authority Police near the entrance to the Lincoln Tunnel at about 7 p.m. on Aug. 28 Port Authority Police Officer Michael ...
15 to run for City Council in Hoboken; Russo and Raia to face off in 3rd Ward
Aug 31, 2015 | 5 5 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- The municipal race is on and with less than 10 weeks until the November elections, candidates officially turned in their petitions on Monday, Aug. 31 at 4 p.m. In the 3rd Ward, former sc...
Jersey City City Hall wants recreation director to resign
Aug 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – A published report said that Jersey City officials have criticized Recreation Director Ryan Strother for failing to remove a registered sex offender as a seasonal employee. Strother a...
Hoboken Italian Festival to kick off
Aug 31, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken Italian Festival, otherwise known as the Feast of the Madonna Dei Martiri, or "The Feast," kicks off Sept. 10 and runs until the 13th. The procession of the statue takes place on the 12...