Troubles on the Jersey City Board of Education
Feb 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The Jersey City Board of Education apparently still has not resolved the vote to reappoint Vidya Gangadin as president and John Reichart as vice president during its reorganization meeting last mon...
Christie out of touch with the state
Jan 31, 2016 | 17 17 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Gov. Christopher Christie appears to be spending way too much time out of New Jersey in his pursuit of the GOP nomination for president. Fortunately, he changed his mind about staying out of the st...
Raia, no way-a!
Jan 24, 2016 | 7 7 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The pending reappointment of Frank Raia to the North Hudson Sewerage Authority went off the rails in Hoboken on Wednesday night. Among City Council members loyal to Mayor Dawn Zimmer , the Raia rea...
Pooped out at the sewerage authority
Jan 17, 2016 | 3 3 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
If Frank “Pupie” Raia ever actually believed he would retain the Hoboken seat on the North Hudson Sewerage Authority, then I have a few bridges to sell him. Possibly punishing Raia for backing out ...
May the force be with you
Jan 10, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken City Council reorganization meeting was so saccharine some people might have needed a dose of insulin just to get through it. To begin with, you had Councilman David Mello nominating Co...
Between the lines
Jan 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
2015 was much ado about nothing The title of the classic comedy by William Shakespeare pretty much sums up politics in Hudson County in 2015. Despite promises of great change, we largely got more o...
Gearing up for Hillary
Dec 27, 2015 | 3 3 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Local Democratic politicians won’t have a hard choice to make on who to support for president in the upcoming year. Hudson County is Hillary Clinton country. But the reasons for their support will ...
Water worries in Bayonne
Dec 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The recent spike in water bills for Bayonne residents may be the start of something big politically. Several years ago, Bayonne officials sold off municipal assets in order to get out from under a ...
Trump’s world and welcome to it
Dec 13, 2015 | 3 3 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Supporters of GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump released a video last week in an attempt to prove that some Muslims celebrated the World Trade Center attack on Sept. 11, 2001. Trump claimed t...
Who would replace Fulop as mayor?
Dec 06, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
With the fight over moving the Jersey City municipal election from May to November still unsettled, many people are beginning to ask who will replace Mayor Steven Fulop if he manages to win the Dem...