Man gets two life sentences for killing, decapitating two men
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
TRENTON –Yusuf Ibrahim was sentenced Thursday to two consecutive life terms in state prison for shooting two men to death in Jersey City, cutting off their heads and hands, and burying their remain...
Waterfront group says: Hoboken is working on settlement with developers of Monarch waterfront project, may involve concession at 800 Monroe
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN-- Ron Hine, the leader of the longtime Hoboken waterfront activist group Fund for a Better Waterfront (FBW), sent out emails on Thursday saying that the city of Hoboken may be in private se...
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Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Get caught up to the latest news from Bayonne. The Bayonne Economic Opportunity Fund held its first annual “Exalt to Excellence” event to raise funds and awareness for the issues that affect the ec...
Campaign to support North Jersey gambling suspended
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Organizers of the “OUR Turn NJ” campaign seeking to get voters to approve a referendum that would allow casino gambling in Northern Jersey will suspend their efforts, citing dismal po...
Walk to prevent suicide Sept. 25 in Jersey City
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- The Jersey City Out of the Darkness Walk to be held on Sept. 25 at Owen Grundy Pier, is a fundraising walk supporting the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. There are hundre...
Whoopi Goldberg and Marilyn Monroe at Mana Contemporary
Sep 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Whoopi Goldberg came to Jersey City this week. ‘I curated a Marilyn Monroe exhibit at Mana Contemporary,” Goldberg said in a Facebook post. “Thanks to these folks for allowing me to ...
Gondola proposed from Staten Island to Bayonne
Sep 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE - A design contest for a conceptual gondola that would connect Staten Island commuters to Bayonne’s 8th Street Light Rail Station has been announced by the Staten Island Economic Developmen...
‘Out of the Darkness’ walk on Sunday Sept. 25 to aid suicide prevention
Sep 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Suicide is a serious national health problem that cuts across all ages and demographics. Each year, close to one million people make a suicide attempt and nearly 38,000 die by suicide...
Cancer Survivor urges lawmakers to increase cancer research funding
Sep 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE - Bayonne resident Pam O'Donnell, a survivor of a very rare form of cancer who also lost her husband and one of two daughters to a tragic automobile accident at the time she was being treat...
Jersey City Medical Center will host Car Seat Check this Saturday
Sep 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – With more than 2,600 children under 13 involved in a car crash every day – or one child every 33 seconds – parents need to be extra vigilant about keeping kids safe in cars. And while...