NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Record-breaking dance performance fills high school About 150 kids participated in 20 choreographed dance performances at North Bergen High School on June 13. The auditorium was filled with friends...
Moving on up
North Bergen graduates 568 high school seniors
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen High School sent 568 seniors to college and elsewhere with a graduation ceremony in Braddock Park’s Bruins Stadium on Thursday, June 22. The graduating class earned around $1 million i...
Hoboken Historical Museum hosts talk with Ramapough-Lenape Indian Nation representatives
Jun 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- The Hoboken Historical Museum will welcome two representatives, Owl and Two Clouds, from the Ramapough-Lenape Indian Nation to speak about their history and the significance of their Spl...
Former Hoboken Council President Campos found guilty of fraud Thursday
Jun 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Joon H. Kim, the Acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced in a press release that a federal jury had found former Hoboken Council President and atto...
Mother of Hoboken's Cake Boss dies, age 69
Jun 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Mary Valastro, mother of TLC's "Cake Boss" star Buddy Valastro, died Thursday morning after a long battle with ALS at the age of 69. ALS, more commonly known as Lou Gherig's Disease, is ...
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Jun 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
A community in decline tends to hunker down to save itself – mistrustful of new people and new ideas. Bayonne is past that and has learned to love again as it claws its way out of the 2008 financia...
DEMPSEY, MARY
Jun 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was held June 19 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Mary Dempsey, 85, of North Bergen. She passed away June 16 at the Englewood Hospital. Born in Jersey City to the late ...
Hoboken Councilwoman Giattino says she might run for mayor
Jun 22, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Two days after Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer made a surprise announcement that she won't run for re-electino as mayor -- a surprise, apparently, to close allies as well as area politicians w...
North Bergen to host active shooter drill
Jun 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN--The North Bergen Police, in conjunction with the North Bergen Board of Education, planned to conduct an active shooter drill Friday. The drill was scheduled to take place at the Rober...
Bayonne Police Chief Niekrasz announces retirement
Jun 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Bayonne Police Chief Drew Niekrasz announced his retirement, effective at the end of June, after nearly 30 years in law enforcement, according to a statement from the Chief Niekrasz. Curr...