Confusing election
Nov 09, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Nearly 86,000 people went to the polls this week in Hudson County to vote in municipal, county and federal elections, the results of which will become tea leaves to read for future elections. Next ...
Jersey City Medical Center recognized as a "Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality"
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Jersey City Medical Center – Barnabas Health was recognized as a “Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality” by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, the educational arm of the nation’s largest lesb...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Veterans Day commemoration in Weehawken Mayor Richard Turner and the Township Council cordially invite everyone to join them as Weehawken commemorates Veterans Day at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 11 at...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Nine PA police officers fired, three suspended as result of Hoboken bar incident The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey announced on Nov. 7 that its Office of Inspector General (OIG) has con...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Vainieri elected freeholder Democrat Anthony Vainieri was elected as Freeholder of District Eight on Tuesday, Nov. 4. At press time the number of votes cast for him was 8,542, representing 75 perce...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Man dies in freak accident A worker delivering gypsum board to a construction site on Christopher Columbus Drive on Monday, Nov. 3, was struck in the head by a 1-pound tape measure and died shortly...
Who will become next?
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Dear Editor: In an affront to all Americans and in defiance of the intent of our Constitution’s 18th and 19th amendment addressing voters’ rights, “voter suppression” continues and intensifies in a...
SECAUCUS BRIEFS
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Secaucus council members reelected Three Town Council seats were up for election in Secaucus this past week. Terms expired this year for Council Members Gary Jeffas, James Clancy Sr., and Susan Pir...
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Hoboken’s Noah
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It isn’t every day that we get a real mover and shaker on the national stage to sit down for an interview with 07030 . But that’s just what happened when Henk Ovink travelled to Hoboken to talk wit...
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What Henk Ovink Thinks
The Dutch idea-guy ponders Hoboken’s flooding problem
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Perched on a stool next to a large window at the downtown Starbucks in Hoboken, Dutch water expert Henk Ovink turns his intense gaze to the sidewalk outside. “Look at the pavement,” he says. “Do yo...