Brian Stack endorses Dawn Zimmer in her re-election bid as mayor of Hoboken
Mar 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Today, New Jersey State Senator and Union City Mayor Brian P. Stack announced his endorsement of Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer's re-election campaign. Stack said, “Mayor Zimmer has been a st...
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Mar 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
Donald Trump’s proposed federal budget would cut $6 billion in funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, eliminating one of the department’s longest running programs, the C...
Two teens shot in Jersey City
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Two boys, 15 and 13, were shot while walking on Ocean Avenue at about 3 a.m. on March 26, police saidt. The 13-year-old boy was shot in the back and remains in critical condition as J...
Broken window, broken trust
Attack on Hudson Pride becomes a concern for more than property
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
More than a pane of glass was shattered on Monday, March 20, when someone smashed in the front window of Hudson Pride Connection in Jersey City. Glass can be fixed, said Michael Billy, an LGBT acti...
A done deal
City to transfer land to LSC, but questions remain
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
High praise clashed with warnings of doom and gloom in front of the City Council on March 22 when true believers in the tech village plans by Liberty Science Center dueled with skeptics. Both sides...
BLANCHARD, ANN
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A funeral mass was offered March 25 at St. Anne's Church, Jersey City, for Ann Blanchard, 89, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. She passed away March 20. Ann was a retired lunch aide for PS No. 2...
Tracking abandoned homes
Council moves to join county-wide program registering foreclosed properties
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus took a step towards joining Hudson County’s efforts to track properties in foreclosure and provide services to their owners at the Town Council meeting on March 14. “The Hudson County Divi...
Block grant cuts could impact Hoboken’s neediest
HUD program would be eliminated under Trump proposal
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Donald Trump’s proposed federal budget would cut $6 billion in funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, eliminating one of the department’s longest running programs, the C...
Hoboken will welcome new middle school principal
High school lockdown explained; Board of Ed approves calendar
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Schools Superintendent Dr. Christine Johnson announced last week that the Hoboken Middle School’s new principal will be Dr. Sharon Davis. Currently, the middle school is adjoining the high school a...
A deal for new cop wheels
Commissioners purchase new SUV’s for town police department
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 118 118 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen’s police officers are set to receive new crime fighting gear for the upcoming year. The Board of Commissioners adopted two resolutions at their March 22 meeting, approving purchase of ...