Recent spree of shootings in Jersey City
Nov 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Incidents of shootings continued to increase in Jersey City as police reported several more taking place across the city over the weekend. On Grant Avenue, Jersey City police responde...
Will Hoboken declare state of emergency? Mayor to confer as main break issue continues Perth Amboy man with warrant out is captured when he falls into sinkhole
Nov 24, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – The massive main break that has caused fluctuating water pressure in Hoboken since Sunday has come at a less than ideal time. During a press conference on Monday, Nov. 24, Mayor Dawn Zimm...
Vote may be postponed on changing date of Jersey City municipal elections
Nov 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- The city council is poised to stall on voting to change the municipal elections from May to November. Several council members at the Nov. 23 caucus asked that the ordinance be tabled...
Truck strikes train bridge near Jersey City/Hoboken border
Nov 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Shortly after noon on Nov. 23, a truck collided with a NJ Transit train bridge, said Hudson County Sheriff Frank X. Schillari. “Today at approximately 12:15 p.m. my officers responded...
Police, fire departments give back with annual turkey drive
Nov 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – Despite the frigid temperatures and most of the manpower dealing with the city’s water main break on the south end of town, the Hoboken Police and Fire Departments congregated behind the ...
UPDATE: Additional Hoboken water main break fails, some work may continue through Thanksgiving
Nov 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – City officials urged residents in the southwest portion of Hoboken to conserve water and warned of low water pressure as they worked to repair a 36-inch valve that failed Sunday night. Th...
Newark man arrested for alleged ax attack in Newport Mall
Nov 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- A 24-year-old Newark man was arrested by officers from the Jersey City Police Department's Warrant Squad, along with agents from the U.S. Marshals Service, after he allegedly attacke...
Hoboken water update: Keep boiling; some complain of morning news 'copters; schools open
Nov 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- A massive water main break that left many in Hoboken and some in Newport in Jersey City without water was still causing problems in the mile-square city Monday morning, even though servi...
I don’t care if Nick Miceli is disappointed in me
Nov 23, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: This is in response to Nick Miceli’s letter in last week's paper. Quite frankly, I could care less if he is disappointed in me. I am disappointed in him, the political system of this...
Bettering the Bayonne Aqueduct
City working to raise several million to fix city’s water delivery system
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2015 | 3 3 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
With a goal of assuring that Bayonne has an uninterrupted and increased supply of water, the city has embarked on a campaign to raise funding for, and to eventually replace, corroded sections of th...