Bhalla vetos runoff ordinance, DeFusco calls him “deeply cynical”
Jan 25, 2018 | 2 2 comments | 245 245 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – Mayor Ravi Bhalla has vetoed an ordinance for a referendum that might have reinstated municipal run-off elections. The City Council adopted the ordinance in a 7-2 vote to place a referend...
Man arrested after allegedly trying to rob Secaucus gas station twice
Jan 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS – Police arrested a man who allegedly tried robbing the same gas station twice within six days, according to the Secaucus Police Department. On Jan. 21, officers received a call of an arme...
North Bergen beverage company fined $550,000 for allegedly violating New York's "Bottle Bill" law
Jan 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 263 263 recommendations | email to a friend
NEW YORK – The state of New York has hit beverage distributor North Bergen Beverage with a $550,000 penalty and a three-year suspension from selling in New York for allegedly violating its "Bottle ...
U.S. senators ask FCC to hold Secaucus-based TV station accountable
Jan 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Robert Menendez and Cory Booker have urged the FCC to consider WWOR-TV's shortcomings in serving New Jersey in its decision to renew or deny the station's license. ...
Lyceum Bowling League results
Jan 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Results of the Mount Carmel Lyceum bowling league from January 10 are as follows: Individual high games for the week went to: Jack Nilan 247; Rich Traver 236; David Magarban 225; Harry Ashe 218; Fr...
Pedestrian killed near Communipaw Avenue
Jan 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – A car being pursued by the Hudson County Sheriff's Department struck and killed a pedestrian near the intersection of Kennedy Boulevard between Communipaw at about 5 a.m. on Jan. 23. ...
Jersey City may buy Public Service garage as arts center
Jan 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – The city council is being asked to pass a $10 bond in order to purchase and renovate a building in Journal Square formerly used as a repair and garage for Public Service. The Jersey C...
Public presentation set for LSP marina plan on Jan. 30
Jan 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Suntex Marinas announced that company officials will hold a public presentation to outline details of a proposed marina at the southern edge of Liberty State Park. Although activists ...
EDITOR’S LETTER 07030
Rising From the Ashes
Jan 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
We’re a tough little city. Hobokenites have shown that they can survive gentrification, vertical development, floods—and now their main street dug up, dusty, devoid of street signs, and hamstrung b...
The Main Drag
Washington Street a holey mess
by Tara Ryazansky
Photos by Max Ryazansky
Jan 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
Washington Street’s ongoing multi-million dollar infrastructure project will upgrade the town's water main. It will also improve pedestrian safety with the addition of timed crossing signals. Potho...