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...
Trump claims Jersey City cheered as Twin Towers fell
Nov 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump said on ABC’s “This Week” talk show on Saturday that people were cheering in Jersey City when the Twin Towers fell on Sept. 11, 2001. “Trump i...
UPDATE: Crews work to fix water main break in Hoboken, state DEP visits
Nov 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- As flooding continued near Hoboken's southern border on Sunday, workers from Suez Water (formerly United Water) attempted to fix a broken water main, and a state DEP truck drove around m...
Got water? Massive water main break near Hoboken/Jersey City border leaves many without a drop
Nov 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN AND JERSEY CITY -- If you can't flush your terlet or drink from your tap, you're not alone. A massive water main break in southern Hoboken near the Jersey City border left many in the area ...