BRIEFS
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Parking Authority offers free month of parking for permits renewed in December It’s parking permit renewal season, and the West New York Parking Authority (WNYPA) is keeping its office open longer ...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: I am writing to you, Dr. Norquist, because no one else has been able to fix what’s wrong with my life. My parents abandoned me through their addictions. My husband left me (lucki...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Police lieutenant’s lawsuits with Weehawken settled for $747,000 WEEHAWKEN – Two lawsuits by a township police lieutenant alleging political retaliation by Mayor Richard Turner and the Building Dep...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Garbage and recycling schedules adjusted for holidays There will be no garbage and recycling collection in North Bergen on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day, Friday, Dec. 25 and Friday, Jan. 1. Frid...
Hudson County elections and getting rid of runoffs
Dec 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Jersey City residents should not give up their runoff elections as was done in Hoboken. Without runoffs you end up with a situation where someone could win an election with as little a...
Redwings football team to hold ‘victory parade’ after clinching state championship
Dec 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – Fresh from their 10th NJSIAA State Championship victory on Saturday, Dec. 5, the Hoboken High School Redwings football team invite the public to join them as they march down Washington St...
Fix of Bayonne wind turbine delayed longer
Dec 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The repair of the 270-foot wind turbine at East Fifth Street, first anticipated for November and then late December, has been pushed back once again because of a problem with a bearing re...
Retired Stevens professor: Frank Sinatra’s honorary degree drew some controversy
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HOBOKEN – A rare photo has surfaced showing Frank Sinatra, who would have turned 100 on Saturday, Dec. 12, and the Ushers at Stevens Institute of Technology’s graduation ceremony in May 1985. At th...
Voters get a second shot at changing date of election
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JERSEY CITY -- Critics who oppose changing the Jersey City municipal elections from May to November appear to be satisfied with a proposal that would put the question back on the ballot next Novemb...
New tunnel could cost consumers more to use
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The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is moving ahead with plans to build a new commuter tunnel between New York City and New Jersey. But those using the tunnel could be forced to pay a sur...