NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
Mar 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Guttenberg mayor won’t seek re-election Guttenberg Mayor Gerald Drasheff will not seek reelection in the 2017 June primary, according to a press release from the mayor. The election is in November....
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Mar 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist:    I’m writing for your advice about something that I feel ashamed to even put in writing. I have a son who is turning seven this summer. Due to birth complications, he was born ...
Updated: Our weather prediction is that all the weather predictions for Tuesday will continue to get worse before they get better
Mar 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Talk of a snowy nor'easter forecast for Tuesday ramped up this weekend with some outlets saying the b-word and reporting that snowfall in the New York City area could reach 12 to 1...
Hoboken Arts & Music Festival will run uptown
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HOBOKEN -- the city of Hoboken will host the 24th annual Spring Arts & Music Festival on Sunday, June 11 from 11a.m. to 6 p.m. Due to construction along Washington Street, the festival will be held...
If you complain mainly about the mains
Why the water pipes keep breaking, and what the city is doing to fix it
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken suffered its fourth water main break this year on Tuesday, Feb. 28 at Fifth Street and Willow Avenue, which did not cut off water use all over town, but did suck a resident’s car undergroun...
Fulop names McGill provisional fire chief
Mar 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Mayor Steven Fulop and Public Safety Director James Shea announced today the appointment of Steven J. McGill as the provisional Chief of the Jersey City Fire Department. McGill, a res...
Boat operator found dead in boat that crashed near Bayonne Bridge
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BAYONNE -- The body of a 50-year-old boat operator was discovered on a small workboat near First Street by the Bayonne Bridge at around 8:40 a.m. on Thursday, March 9, according to the New Jersey S...
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The Bayonne Zoning Board held its final meeting and public hearing on Monday, March 6 where it rejected an application for bulk variance relief by Bayonne Muslims, a local religious organization. F...
County Prep teacher charged
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JERSEY CITY -- Francisco Pereira, age 31, of North Arlington, a teacher at Hudson County Prep, was charged on March 3 with three counts of Criminal Sexual Contact; two counts of Endangering the Wel...
Parade Committee and school administrators resolve conflict over student participation
Mar 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
When the Bayonne Public School Administrators Association (BPSAA) vowed to cease participation in extracurricular activities in retaliation for layoffs made by the Bayonne Board of Education (BBOED...