WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Aug 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
Guttenberg woman arrested in connection with Union City man’s death On Saturday evening, July 30, Kevin Argueta, 22, of Union City was found stabbed to death inside of his bedroom on Mountain Road,...
Feds won’t budge on charges against Menendez
Aug 07, 2016 | 5 5 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez appears to have become a U.S. Justice Department poster child for its anti-corruption campaign. Menendez’s attorneys filed an unsuccessful motion to get bribery and other ...
Questions about road repair shutdown in NJ
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Dear NJ Assembly and Senate: I recently received a property tax hike for my home in NJ. Taking the economy we live in today, plus the fact that my wife and I live on a fixed income, I was immediate...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Aug 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
(Dr. Norquist is on vacation this week. We are re-running a letter that was published earlier in this column.)   Dear Dr. Norquist:    I am a very religious person, more so than most, I believe. I’...
EXTRA INNINGS
Hoboken RBI softball squad headed to World Series again
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Since the Hoboken Recreation Department got involved with Major League Baseball’s RBI (Rebuilding Baseball in the Inner-Cities) program in 2007, the department’s softball team has dominated the Eas...
Candidates need to take a stand on Social Security
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Dear Editor: Both presidential candidates will take the stage in the next two weeks to try to sell us on the idea they can lead our nation. One way to demonstrate they have what it takes to be pres...
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Hoboken musicians pay tribute to David Bowie on waterfront
Aug 05, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Thursday night, dozens of local musicians paid tribute to legendary singer David Bowie, who passed away this year at 69. Among others, the songs performed included "Space Oddity," "Starm...
Free babysitting for ‘Long Gone Daddy’ audience this weekend
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HOBOKEN – This weekend as Mile Square Theatre finishes its run of the world premiere of “Long Gone Daddy,” written and performed by MST’s playwright-in-residence Joseph Gallo, audience members can ...
Oysterfest coming to Hoboken in Sept, with Plain White T’s performing
Aug 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Oysterfest, one of the largest oyster festivals in the country, is coming to Pier A in Hoboken on Sept 17 from 12 p.m. to 10 p.m. Swedish electropop duo Icona Pop and American pop-punk b...
Small business office issues first loan in Ward F
Aug 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – A new forgivable loan program launched by the Fulop administration made its first award Wednesday, as Jersey City Mayor Fulop announced that The Store, on Monticello Avenue, will rece...