A&P supermarkets to shed 768 jobs in Hudson County by Thanksgiving
Aug 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY—The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company will lay off 768 employees at seven Hudson County supermarkets by Thanksgiving Day 2015, according to notices ; filed with the New Jersey Depa...
Pedestrian struck in Union City
Aug 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
UNION CITY – Lidia Mora, 63, of Union City was struck by a van while trying to cross Paterson Plank Road near Secaucus Road at about 3:22 p.m. on Aug. 24. “The driver of the minivan, Jamaira Estrad...
Deadline is Aug. 31 to run for Hoboken City Council; will Russo run unopposed?
Aug 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- As of last Thursday, 17 people had picked up petitions to run for one of the six ward council seats up for election to the nine-member City Council in Hoboken. The election will be held ...
Gas leak shuts library until later this week
Aug 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – The emergency closure of the Five Corners Branch, 678 Newark Ave. of the Jersey City Free Public Library remains in effect through at least next Wednesday, Aug. 26, due to the extensi...
Missing Hoboken 7-year-old child reunited with mother
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WEEHAWKEN – At about 7 p.m. on Aug. 23, Port Authority Police Officer found a 7-year-old Hoboken child walking northbound on Port Imperial Boulevard in Weehawken without supervision. The police off...
Man found dead near Journal Square
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The cause of death of a 59-year-old man near the Journal Square PATH station on Aug. 22 is being investigated by the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office. Jersey City police officers found the man’s b...
Final free summer concert in Guttenberg postponed from Aug. 26 to Sept. 2
Aug 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
GUTTENBERG – The Infernos, the final Guttenberg Summer Concert of the 2015 season, has been postponed from Aug. 26 to Sept. 2. All are invited to attend the outdoor event. The concert takes place o...
AMATO, MICHELE
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Aug. 17 at St. Ann’s RC Church, Hoboken, for Michele Amato, 73, of Hoboken. He passed away Aug. 13 in Jersey City. A retired employee with the David & Company Folding Box...
Power play
City gets county to take back grant money from the Loew’s
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
In what appears to be his latest attempt to get control of the Historic Landmark Loew’s Theater, Mayor Steven Fulop has successfully persuaded the county to redirect $300,000 of an Open Space Trust...
City lifts suspension on PSE&G projects
Utility quickly reaches an agreement after a ban on its street work
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Steven Fulop has lifted the suspension on all PSE&G construction work in Jersey City he imposed on Aug. 17 after the utility company and the city came to an agreement on a re-paving schedule ...