DeFusco’s rage at midnight flyer
Nov 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken Councilman Michael DeFusco’s call for an investigation into the source of a racist midnight flyer allegedly issued by his campaign that appeared around town a few days before the mayoral el...
Dividing the Hoboken pie
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Let’s face it. This was not a good year to be a Republican in Hoboken. But despite claims by some of the pundits, Ravi Bhalla ’s mayoral victory was less about national politics than basic math. Yo...
Up to mischief?
Nov 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Election Day and Halloween come so close together each year that it’s sometimes hard to tell them apart. While politicians do not dress up as Spiderman or Wonder Woman, they often hide behind masks...
A lesson in politics for Bayonne
Oct 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
The Nov. 7 election will mark the third year in which Bayonne voters get to choose their Board of Education members rather than having them appointed by the mayor. Bayonne residents are learning th...
Where will they get their votes?
Oct 22, 2017 | 15 15 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Those close to the campaign of Hoboken mayoral hopeful Anthony Romano claim leaked poll numbers showing him closing in on front runner Ravi Bhalla are accurate. The poll essentially claims that Rom...
Bayonne mayoral race kicks off
Oct 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
The long anticipated announcement that Jason O’Donnell will run for mayor of Bayonne came last week. O’Donnell, a former assemblyman in the 31st District and one-time public safety director in Bayo...
Who has the momentum in Hoboken?
Oct 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
Elections aren’t won by accident – nor are they won all in one day. For the Hoboken municipal election, momentum will matter more than anything in an election that may be too close to call. The can...
Who can get their vote out in Hoboken?
Sep 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
Former state Sen. Bernard Kenny once pointed out that every election is actually two elections: what happens leading up to Election Day, and Election Day itself. The campaigns raise issues, but Ele...
McCann goes after Gadsden in Ward B
Sep 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
If you expected this to be a gentler and kinder municipal election in Jersey City than in the past, you’re going to be disappointed. Former Jersey City Mayor Gerry McCann has called for Councilman ...
Hoboken will be too close to call
Sep 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
Now that the candidates have finally filed for the November municipal elections, Hoboken and Jersey City have become races to watch. Both promise possible significant changes of philosophies, and p...