HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Aug 20, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
Councilmen raise concerns about Washington Street construction Fourth Ward Councilman Ruben Ramos, Jr. has called on the Zimmer administration to temporarily halt the concrete curb work being done ...
Blind Faith, and its consequences
Aug 20, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Road design interventions that are developed for traffic calming are meant to slow down vehicles that have a tendency to race down a street and cause accidents and possible deaths of p...
Citizen involvement leads to better government
Aug 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: People tend to think that it is impossible to get involved in their government. They tend to think that it is hopeless to help out those in need. In actuality, the only impossibility i...
Apple Tree House restoration complete
Aug 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – “After a decade plus of slow moving construction, we made a commitment that we would finish the Apple Tree House in Ward C,” said Mayor Steven Fulop. “I just did the final walk throug...
Flash flood watch is on from 2 p.m. through Friday evening
Aug 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY – A flash flood watch is in effect from 2 p.m. Friday through the evening in New Jersey, according to the Hudson County Office of Emergency Management. Heavy rains throughout the day ...
Hoboken councilman and mayoral candidate releases statement on Charlottesville melee
Aug 18, 2017 | 3 3 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Councilman and mayoral hopeful Ravi Bhalla released a statement last week in the wake of the violence in Charlottesville, Va. "Like many of you, I was highly disturbed by the violence in...
Did you miss these stories from Bayonne?
Aug 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
Funding for all-day pre-k may be heading to Bayonne as part of $25 million in earmarked funds from July’s state school funding agreement that netted Bayonne an additional $2.9 million. While those ...
New exhibit at hob’art launched in Hoboken
Aug 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- All are invited to an artists’ reception will be held on Saturday, Aug. 19 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. for their latest exhibit “Unseen.” It runs through Sept. 16. “Unseen” is an exhibit of ph...
DeFusco calls for special Hoboken council meeting to address Washington Street construction
Aug 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – Councilman and mayoral candidate Michael DeFusco has called for a special council meeting to address the Washington Street construction project and the impact the current administration’s...
Hoboken ‘Coffee with a Cop’ slated for Friday
Aug 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – The Hoboken Police Department invites the community to the next “Coffee With a Cop” meeting on Friday, Aug 18 from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at Black Rail Coffee, located at Ninth and Jackson s...