Condolences to the Roque family
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I’d like to extend my most sincere and heart-felt condolences to the entire Roque family on the passing of Mrs. Hilda Roque. My family has known and loved the Roque family since Cuba. ...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: I’m in a quandary with my marriage. I’ve been married for 23 years and my husband and I have raised a son who is in graduate school and doing well. I love my husband dearly, but ...
Five Corners Branch Library closed for weekend
Jun 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – The Five Corners Branch, 678 Newark Avenue, of the Jersey City Free Public Library has closed for the rest of Friday, June 26, and will be closed , Saturday, June 27, for repair of th...
U.S. Supreme Court rules in favor of same sex marriage
Jun 26, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
The U.S. Supreme Court ruled 5-4 on Friday upholding the rights for all people to marry, regardless of gender or sexual orientation. This voids laws in 13 states that prohibit gay marriage. The jus...
Heavy rain possible late Saturday; nor'easter in New England
Jun 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
The Accuweather forecast (which often changes) says that the area will get some heavy rains on and off Saturday night, and a possible thunderstorm Sunday. The media is New England is calling it a n...
Jersey City student named as a fire prevention poster winner
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Navdeep Sanghera, a student at PS 11 Martin Luther King School in Jersey City, was named one of the winners of the New Jersey Division of Fire Safety and New Jersey State Fire Prevent...
Port Authority increases NJ Transit lease deal from $1 per year to $875,000
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – After renegotiating a deal with NJ Transit, the Port Authority will increase the rent the transit company pays on a PA park and ride lot in North Bergen, from a controversial $1 per ...
Single-lane closure at 14A toll plaza over weekend
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The New Jersey Turnpike Authority has announced that work on the 14A toll plaza will slightly affect drivers over the weekend. From 9 p.m. Friday, June 26 until 5 a.m. Monday, June 29, th...
Hudson County has youngest population in the state
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – In a new report from the U.S. Census Bureau detailing the counties with youngest and oldest population, Hudson County is rated as the youngest population, with a median age of 34.8. B...
Former Gov. Jim McGreevey speaks to 766 graduates
Jun 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
UNION CITY -- “Americans get confused and think money is God. It isn’t,” former Gov. Jim McGreevey told 766 graduating seniors at Union City High School Wednesday night. “This country was build on ...