JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
Jan 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
The man who couldn’t be bought Officials far and wide are mourning the passing of former Gov. Brendan T. Byrne, who died on Jan. 4 at age 93. Gov. Christopher Christie made the announcement shortly...
Political coup in council presidency
Jan 07, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
Some people wondered why Councilman Rolando Lavarro met with newly-elected Ward E Councilman James Solomon in the Central Avenue office of Ward D Councilman Michael Yun just after Christmas. After ...
BRIEFS
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West New York Police, EMT's save woman suffering from heart attack on New Year's Eve The West New York Police Department, along with EMT's, saved a woman suffering from a heart attack on New Year's...
Liberty State Park
Jan 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: DEP Commissioner Martin: I am writing on behalf of the Jersey City Parks Coalition (JCPC) regarding the potential privatization of the Southside of Liberty State Park. JCPC is a collec...
Former JC police chief admits theft from housing authority
Jan 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Phil Zacche, who retired as Jersey City police chief last April, confessed on Friday to collecting thousands of dollars inappropriately from the Jersey City Housing Authority. The 38-...
Oh no, snow!
Jan 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
A storm on Thursday closed schools for two days (in some cases) and whipped the streets with wind. Still, we've got some great newspapers for you this weekend, chock full of news. A new police chie...
Union City warming centers open through Jan. 7, due to low temperatures
Jan 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
UNION CITY -- Due to the extremely low temperatures, the City of Union City will open Warming Centers through Jan. 7, 2018. The following locations will be open from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. - William V. ...
Hoboken Council under new leadership
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HOBOKEN-- During the first Hoboken City Council meeting of the new year, the council reorganized under new leadership. Councilman Ruben Ramos Jr. replaced Councilwoman Jen Giattino as council presi...
Street sweeping and other information for North Bergen
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NORTH BERGEN -- Due to the snow storm, street sweeping was suspended from Thursday, Jan. 4 until further notice. Town hall was closed on Thursday, Jan. 4 due to current weather conditions. During t...
Guttenberg’s new Mayor sworn in By Mayor Sacco
Jan 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
GUTTENBERG – The town of Guttenberg has a new mayor as of Tuesday, Jan. 2. Wayne Zitt was sworn in for a four-year term, succeeding retiring Mayor Gerald Drasheff. State Sen. and North Bergen Mayor...