New laws for jitneys
Legislature inches closer to bringing local regulation
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jul 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
The State Assembly recently passed legislation introduced by 31st District Assemblyman Nicholas Chiaravalloti that would place stricter regulations on privately owned commuter shuttles/jitneys by r...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Alicia Olatuja to headline Summer Concerts on the Hudson on Wednesday, July 26 Praised by The New York Times as “a singer with a strong and luscious tone and an amiably regal presence on stage,” Al...
The State Budget
Jul 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: The battle took many twists and turns this year, but we would be remiss not to acknowledge the final funding bill and the members of the Legislature who fought tirelessly on behalf of ...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Acid leak near Hoboken/Weehawken border caused light rail delays The Hudson-Bergen Light Rail train was temporarily suspended Wednesday morning from Second Street in Hoboken all the way through Wee...
BRIEFS
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North Bergen man receives 20 years behind bars for beating WNY girlfriend to death A judge last Monday sentenced a North Bergen man to 20 years behind bars for his West New York girlfriend’s death,...
Menendez appear to be stalling
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Attorneys for U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez have once again asked a federal court to dismiss political corruption charges against him. Similar appeals were rejected earlier this year by other courts, s...
EXTRA INNINGS
Clemente softball team wins state championship
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Roberto Clemente Little League has been a fixture in downtown Jersey City for more than 30 years. In 1988, the Clemente Little League baseball team did the unthinkable by capturing the New Jersey S...
VENTURA, HENRY MAXIMILIANO
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Funeral services were held July 19 at St. Philip the Apostle R.C. Church, Clifton, for Henry Maximiliano Ventura, 39, of Clifton, formerly of Hoboken. He passed away July 13. Born in the Dominican ...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Jul 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist:    All my life I thought that the right way to live my life was to find a job, get married, raise a family and be a good Christian. Now that I’ve done that and my kids are grown,...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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JC loses some school funding in state budget The state legislature and Gov. Chris Christie agreed on a state budget this month that includes a new school funding formula. Christie signed the budget...