ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Prep’s Carey acting like a full-fledged ace
by Jim Hague
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s his fourth season of varsity baseball at St. Peter’s Prep, so Jack Carey should be carrying himself and acting like a seasoned veteran, like someone who fully well knows what is expected of hi...
Fire Safety
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: More than 40 people from 11 families were displaced after an explosive fire ripped through a three-story home that contained several apartments and then spread to the building next doo...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
Garden Street Farmers’ Market returns The Garden Street Farmers’ Market kicks off on Saturday, May 5 at the Garden Street Mews on Fourteenth and Garden streets. The yearly outdoor market – which fe...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: I have a problem with my girlfriend of one year. She feels more than I do in our relationship and thus has decided that she needs to break off our relationship. I feel very comfo...
Weed on weed
May 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear editor: Re: Will City Go To Pot, Reporter, April 22. Our state, along with others, is wrestling with the problem of whether or not to "legalize" pot. The solution is simple. All NJ has to do i...
WalletHub calls Jersey City ‘most diverse’ in the nation
May 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 177 177 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – After comparing more than 500 of the largest cities in the nation, WalletHub, a personal finance website based in Washington, D.C., has determined that Jersey City is the most diverse...
EDITOR’S LETTER BLP
Bayonne is in the Swim!
May 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
It would be hard to find a Hudson County town that’s evolving as quickly as Bayonne. Its industrial heyday was fun and flush. When factories folded and before the light rail debuted, the city was a...
Christmastime, 1958
A Bayonne native chooses triumph over tragedy
by Kate Rounds
May 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
Sometime after 10 p.m. on the evening of Dec. 18, 1958, a Staten Island thug named Dick Biegenwald and his benighted accomplice, a droopy-eyed, full-lipped loser named Jimmy Sparnroft headed to Bay...
Monumental Impression
Tears of joy and sadness for a giant memorial
by Kate Rounds
Photos by Marianne Troia
May 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
There has probably been no time in the last seven decades when Russia has so dominated the headlines of U.S. newspapers: We were allies during the Second World War. We were chilly adversaries durin...
Here He Comes…
Mr. Garden State!
by Tara Ryazansky
Photos courtesy of Jamez Eli
Jamezeli.com, InstragramL @jamezeli
May 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
Jamez Eli’s Instagram feed is heavy with images of gorgeous women. They each have flawless makeup, picture-perfect tresses, and glowing smiles. They know that thanks to Eli, they look good. But you...