Murphy makes his move
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Even before the presidential election season has expired, the race for governor of New Jersey is underway. Phil Murphy has become the first candidate for the Democratic nomination to officially ann...
Fracking response
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: In a May 1 letter to the North Bergen Reporter, Paula Rogovin, a representative of Break Free announced plans to bus demonstrators to Albany to protest against the use of "train bombs"...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
May 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
( Dr. Norquist is on vacation this week. We are re-running a letter that was published earlier in this column. ) Dear Dr. Norquist: I’m writing to you about a painful situation that I’ve been deali...
Jersey City school board will likely name school for Angelou, not Obama
May 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- On Thursday a majority of the Jersey City Board of Education voted to name School 20, a school for pre-K students through fifth graders, after famed poet Maya Angelou. However, the m...
Man who died in Jersey City fire identified
May 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
A man found dead in a three-alarm fire in Jersey City on Wednesday night has been identified, according to NJ.com. Firefighters found Thomas Cahill, 64, after they responded to a fire in his home a...
Zoning Board postpones meeting to address construction of Islamic Center
May 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE - The city Zoning Board postponed, for the second time, a meeting to address a proposed Islamic Center to June 28. Bayonne Muslims, the nonprofit group that has been renting the basement of...
Hoboken councilman fires back at offensive tweet
May 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Hoboken Councilman Ravi Bhalla sent out an innocent tweet on Thursday, May 19 commending the City Council for passing a measure to place a path for bikes and joggers on Sinatra Drive the...
Solo art show opening in Hoboken Thursday night
May 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Timothy David Lang of Morristown will have a solo exhibition opening Thursday, May 19 from 6 to 9 pm at Right Angle in Hoboken. Paintings feature cityscapes from Hoboken, NYC, and Philad...
Year-round skiing nearby? It's the American Dream
May 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
MEADOWLANDS -- “Big SNOW America,” a 12-story, 180,000 square foot indoor ski and Snowboard Park, is coming to East Rutherford, as announced on Monday May 16 by Triple Five, the developers of the M...
Exhibit at Right Angle in Hoboken features cityscapes
May 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – The work of Morristown-based artist Timothy David Lang will be on display in a solo-exhibition entitled “Paintings” until July 14 at Right Angle, 1108 Washington St., Hoboken. The opening...