NB resident pleads guilty to armed robbery spree of banks and restaurants
Nov 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – Gary Bohanan, 46, of North Bergen, pleaded guilty in Newark federal court on Nov. 12 to one count of conspiracy to commit armed bank robberies and Hobbs Act robberies, two counts of ...
DPW supervisors sentenced to five years in state prison for misconduct
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NORTH BERGEN – Two former supervisors for the North Bergen Township Department of Public Works (DPW) were sentenced on Nov. 12to five years in state prison without possibility of parole. The two me...
Man's shooting death in Jersey City deli leads police to a different kind of evidence
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JERSEY CITY -- A 23-year-old man was shot to death on Ocean Avenue on Nov. 15 at about 1 a.m. Jersey City police responded to Los Yoleros Mini Market Deli on the report of a man shot, and discovere...
21 year-old Stevens Institute of Technology students dies after fall from window off campus, police say
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HOBOKEN – A Maryland-born student at Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken fell from a 5th floor window at an off-campus residence on Sunday, Nov. 15, a press release provided by Hoboken Detec...
Public Safety Director to resign his post in Hoboken
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HOBOKEN – After a four-year stint as the Public Safety Director of Hoboken, Jon Tooke will resign from the post effective November 30, Mayor Dawn Zimmer announced in a press release. “On behalf of ...
Oz comes to Jersey City
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JERSEY CITY -- Best-selling author Lisa Oz posed recently with her husband, Dr. Mehmet Oz, the cardiothoracic surgeon, author and TV personality, and Joseph Scott, President/CEO of Jersey City Medi...
Why does this senior citizen face eviction from her North Bergen home?
Nov 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN -- When her landlord lost the ownership of his property due to foreclosure, Lynn Earley had no idea her world was about to turn upside down. For nine years, Earley had been living quie...
Feds agree to pay half the cost of two new Hudson 'Gateway' rail tunnels
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TRENTON – Five years after Gov. Christopher Christie canceled the ARC rail tunnel expanding train service between New Jersey and New York City, federal officials have agreed to pay half the cost fo...
This week's weather: Rain Thursday, cooler other days
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HUDSON COUNTY -- The worst of hurricane season has passed, so can we expect any nasty weather in the week ahead? For Hudson County, Accuweather predicts cool temperatures in the 40s and 50s this we...
Final hearing for Stevens Academic Gateway complex to be held
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HOBOKEN -- The public will have a chance to speak at the sixth and final hearing of Stevens Institute of Technology’s long awaited Academic Gateway Complex project on Tuesday, Nov. 17. When the sch...