Pedestrian struck by light rail train in Hoboken
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – A male bicyclist was struck by a southbound car of the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail on Monday afternoon at the Paterson Avenue crossing near the Second Street station. Police Chief Kenneth Fe...
Secaucus medical marijuana dispensary granted permission to open
Jun 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS –The state Department of Health has granted the Harmony Dispensary medical marijuana facility a permit to open, according to a press release. The dispensary opened Monday, June 18. It oper...
Kennedy Dancers hold school recital at MS No. 7
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JERSEY CITY -- The Kennedy Dancers will hold a school recital at Middle School No. 7 on Saturday, June 23, at 3 p.m. All students will perform choreography from dance classes. The school is located...
Did you miss these stories over the weekend?
Jun 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
In a stunning reversal of political fortune, powerful state Sen. and Union City Mayor Brian Stack lost his bid to become chairman of the Hudson County Democratic Organization – a longtime political...
Jun 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was held June 11 at Our Lady of Grace Church for Audrey Jones Calligy, 90, of Hoboken. She died June 6. Born in Union City, Audrey spent 87 years living in Hoboken. In 1953, she marr...
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A funeral mass was offered June 9 at St. Paul the Apostle Church, Jersey City, for Yolanda Gizzi Danno, 94. She died June 6 at Bayonne Medical Center. A lifelong Jersey City resident, she was the d...
How should Hoboken be developed?
Residents give suggestions for zoning changes
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
Thirty-five residents attended a hearing on Monday to determine how the city should be developed over the next decade or so, including zoning laws changes and capital improvements. Twelve of those ...
Lighting the way
Local police pass torch in Special Olympics event
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
Police from North Bergen, Union City, West New York, and Jersey City kicked off Special Olympics New Jersey's 35th annual Law Enforcement Torch Run June 8. This year marks the Olympics' 50th annive...
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A funeral service was offered June 7 at St. Matthews Lutheran Church in Secaucus for Jeanne DeGenova, 79. She passed away June 4 at her home, surrounded by her family. Born in Jersey City to the la...
A sight for Blue Eyes
Twelfth annual Sinatra Idol competition takes over waterfront
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 116 116 recommendations | email to a friend
Seven years ago, Dan Lauzon had what he calls the best “accident” of his life. His friend asked him to sing at a showcase as legendary singer Frank Sinatra; the friend would portray Dean Martin, as...