JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Main city library to reopen on May 1 Library Director Priscilla Gardner has announced the reopening of the Main Library on Monday, May 1 on its regular operating schedule of 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday...
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Salgado Hudson Catholic’s little big man
Apr 30, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
He might stand only 5 foot 5, but size has never been a deterrent to Hudson Catholic sophomore Valentino “Tino” Salgado . That will be the last time he’s called by his real first name. He prefers t...
Thank you Representative Donald Payne Jr.
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On behalf of the thousands of AARP members and their families in his Congressional district, we thank Representative Donald Payne Jr. for listening to his constituents and opposing the...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Extended tax collector hours The North Bergen tax collector’s office will extend its hours on Wednesday, May 10. The office will be open from 8 am to 7 pm for the collection of property taxes. The ...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Trader Joe’s grand opening announced Trader Joe’s newest location will officially open on Friday, May 19, at 9 a.m. at the corner of Fourteenth Street and Willow Avenue, representatives said. Openi...
Response to John J Obrien’s letter
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: John J. Obrien's March 12 letter reminding us that April will mark the 100th anniversary of WW1, and how our "famed legend," Heaven, Hell or Hoboken, came about. (Some who died in batt...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Apr 30, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist:    Now that I look back at it, I’ve spent my whole life trying to do the right thing – first to please my mother and father, then to please my teachers and get good grades. When ...
Report: Local store says it'll remove offensive towels
Apr 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS -- The New York Post reported this weekend that a woman was horrified that she gave hand towels to a Jewish friend and then found out the towels contained small swastikas -- a Nazi symbol ...
NJ Transit to adjust spring rail schedule to improve connections at Secaucus Junction
Apr 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS--NJ Transit released its modified spring rail schedule Wednesday. The schedule, which goes into effect May 7, is largely designed to provide improved passenger connections at Secaucus Junc...
Police seek two suspects after woman followed, robbed in Hoboken; witnesses intervene
Apr 28, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- At approximately 2:50 a.m. on Sunday April 9, a Hoboken woman was walking home when she noticed two men who appeared to be following her. As she was getting closer to her residence in no...