Voters get a second shot at changing date of election
Dec 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Critics who oppose changing the Jersey City municipal elections from May to November appear to be satisfied with a proposal that would put the question back on the ballot next Novemb...
New tunnel could cost consumers more to use
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The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is moving ahead with plans to build a new commuter tunnel between New York City and New Jersey. But those using the tunnel could be forced to pay a sur...
Menorah lighting at Jersey City Medical Center
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JERSEY CITY -- Employees, physicians and members of the community gathered at Jersey City Medical Center – Barnabas Health on the fifth night of Hanukah to celebrate. Rabbi Moshe Schapiro of the Ch...
Six Secaucus and three Jersey City residents arrested in money-laundering arrest
Dec 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY – Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman announced on Dec. 9 that 12 people have been charged with first-degree money laundering and other crimes in a joint federal and state investi...
Hoboken honors Frank Sinatra: Art expo, party at City Hall, CD release from resident who sang at his funeral
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HOBOKEN – Frank Sinatra, who would have turned 100 on Saturday, Dec. 12, was always known to inspire a cultish response from his fans. With a myriad of events, biography readings, and birthday bash...
Traffic bureau to conduct DWI checkpoint in Hoboken
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HOBOKEN – In efforts to reduce safety hazards connected to DWI-related accidents, the Hoboken Police Department’s Traffic Bureau will conduct a checkpoint on the south end of Hoboken on Saturday, D...
Arrest made in Dickinson High School shooting
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Jefferson Sencion, 18, of Jersey City, has been arrested for allegedly shooting another 18-year-old boy near Dickinson High School on Dec. 8. According to Jersey City Police Spokesperson Jennifer M...
Bayonne Bridge to close for whole weekend
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BAYONNE – The Bayonne Bridge will close this weekend for ongoing construction work on the span’s “Raise the Roadway” project, the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey announced. The bridge will ...
Sires, freeholders blast Trump
Dec 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY – Rep. Albio Sires called Donald Trump “prejudiced, divisive, and incorrect” in comments regarding Muslims. Trump is currently the leading GOP in the 2016 presidential primary, and ha...
Heights library branch to reopen Dec. 21
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JERSEY CITY – The Jersey City Free Public Library Heights branch Library, 14 Zabriskie St., will remain closed an additional week to repair its roof and masonry. The Heights Branch is expected to r...