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Feb 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
In a move that could put a wedge between the Board of Freeholders and the Hudson County executive, immigration activists want the county to stop doing business with federal Immigration and Customs ...
Plane crashes in Bayonne
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE -- A small plane crashed in Bayonne on Avenue E between 41st and 42nd Streets on the morning of Sunday, February 19, injuring the pilot and causing damage to several vehicles and wires, acc...
Weehawken High School robotics team entered first ever competition
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
WEEHAWKEN--The Weehawken High School robotics team competed in its first robotics competition Saturday, Feb. 18. The national Vex Robotics competition tasks participants with designing and building...
Was cat tortured in Union City?
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
UNION CITY -- A Union City resident wrote to us last week appalled at what she said happened to her neighbor's cat. According to posts on online neighborhood forum Nextdoor, the cat went missing fo...
A major shift in school populations will begin soon
New school in The Heights to accept students in the spring
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
In what will be a two-part process, the Jersey City Board of Education at its Feb. 14 caucus authorized moving the entire student body from aging PS 31 on Kennedy Boulevard to the new Patricia M. N...
Anti-Airbnb
Commissioners regulate short-term rentals, Vanieri reappointed to Zoning Board
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Feb 19, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
When the North Bergen Board of Commissioners first introduced an ordinance limiting local short-term rentals at their Jan. 25 meeting, they may not have realized how many people would come to the f...
Union City becomes a sanctuary city
Commissioners vote for designation
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Feb 19, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Union City has become the second municipality in Hudson County (after Jersey City) to designate itself a sanctuary city in the wake of Donald Trump’s executive order pressuring municipalities to re...
County conflicted over immigration
DeGise defends county’s holding immigration detainees
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
In a move that could put a wedge between the Board of Freeholders and the Hudson County executive, immigration activists want the county to stop doing business with federal Immigration and Customs ...
Keeping strangers out
After murder in housing projects, council approves $360K for new doors
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
After a teenager was shot to death in his family’s apartment in the Hoboken Housing Authority projects last month, the City Council approved funding for new doors following much debate. The resolut...
CENTINARO, JOSEPH
Feb 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Feb. 16 at Holy Rosary Church, Jersey City, for Joseph Centinaro, 72, of Lodi, formerly of Jersey City. He passed away Feb. 12 at home. Born in Jersey City to the late Jo...