JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
Oct 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
More cops sworn in Thirteen new Jersey City police officers were sworn in by Mayor Steven Fulop on Oct. 8. Over the last two years, the city has hired 132 new officers into the police department. W...
Thank you from the mayor
Oct 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On behalf of the Town Council and myself, I would like to thank everyone for coming out to the 4th Annual “Secaucus Restaurant Night”. Despite the rain, we had a great turn out, and ev...
Hudson County Fair coming to Braddock Park Columbus Day weekend
Oct 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson County Community Action Corporation is sponsoring a carnival in James J. Braddock North Hudson County Park on Columbus Day weekend. The Hudson County Fair will take place on Friday, Oct....
Hoboken Ragamuffin Parade rescheduled to the day of Halloween (Saturday, Oct. 31)
Oct 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Based on requests from the City Council and members of the community, the City of Hoboken annual Ragamuffin Parade and Costume Contest has been rescheduled and will be held on Saturday, ...
Hoboken City Council debate available on website
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HOBOKEN -- Want to know more about your the candidates in the Hoboken City Council race? The elections for seats representing six wards will be held in November. The first part of the debates is no...
Hoboken launches bike share program with inaugural first ride
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HOBOKEN – Mayor Dawn Zimmer took an inaugural first ride as part of Hoboken’s Hudson Bike Share program Friday, Oct. 9 underneath the 14th Street Viaduct. Seventeen stations and 120 bikes are activ...
Judge rules against environmentalist in ExxonMobil settlement case
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HUDSON COUNTY -- A Superior Court judge who allowed a controversial settlement between the State Department of Environmental Protection and ExxonMobil said environmental groups and others do not ha...
Garlic Tasting Festival, bus tours and more at Hoboken museum
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HOBOKEN – The Hoboken Historical Museum has an array of upcoming events including Lenny Luizzi's "On the Waterfront Tour” on Sunday Oct. 11 at 2 p.m. Luizzi, who has had a career in the film indust...
Bayonne Bridge to close this weekend
Oct 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The Bayonne Bridge will close this weekend to accommodate ongoing construction work on the span’s “Raise the Roadway” project, the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey announced. The b...
City union settles with Bayonne on contract
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BAYONNE – The city of Bayonne has settled with the bulk of its rank-and-file employees on a five-and-a-half-year contract, city and union officials have confirmed. The 240 members of American Feder...