'Benny Tudino,' owner of beloved Hoboken pizza shop, passes away
Sep 03, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Bari Drishti, AKA "Benny Tudino" of Benny Tudno's pizza shop on Washington Street, has passed away. Benny was a familiar face sitting outside his popular, centrally located shop, which w...
Citywide housing plan announced in Jersey City
Sep 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Mayor Steven M. Fulop has released a new citywide housing assessment and plan. The series of policy documents being rolled out Thursday included a new tax policy that’s specifically ...
World War II veteran Henry Sanchez dies
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BAYONNE – Henry Sanchez, a highly decorated veteran of World War II, and one of the sailors involved with the D-Day Allied invasion of Normandy Beach in France in 1944, died on Wednesday, Sept. 2 a...
BREAKING: In Hoboken, you can now dress like the opposite sex (but you still can't sell dirty books)
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HOBOKEN -- In a day and age when same-sex marriage is legal across the United States and gay pride parades are as common as those for any other group, Hoboken is working to catch up with the times....
Labor Day: Hoboken woman gives birth near Lincoln Tunnel in Uber car
Sep 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Oh, those Hoboken moms who go to New York to deliver. They always leave their friends wondering, "Well, what if you run into traffic in the tunnel?" It's not such a far-fetched question ...
Bayonne Bridge open over holiday weekend
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BAYONNE – The Bayonne Bridge will be open over the Labor Day Weekend, as construction on the “Raise the Roadway” Navigational Clearance Project will be suspended from 5 a.m. Friday, Sept. 4, throug...
Ex Jersey City police chief withdraws suit against Mayor Fulop
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JERSEY CITY -- A lawsuit filed against Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop and others by former Police Chief Robert Cowan been withdrawn. Fulop demoted and replaced Cowan last year, when Cowan refused t...
Farmers markets in Jersey City may be able to accept food stamps
Sep 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Jersey City has been awarded nearly $25,000 as part of a nationwide initiative from the Wholesome Wave Foundation and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to double the dollars S...
Fifth young man arrested in connection with July 22 murder of 16-year-old in JC
Sep 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez announced on Aug. 30 that a fifth person has been arrested in connection with last month’s murder of Ronald Witherspoon, Jr. On July 22 at appr...
Info session offered for child advocate volunteers
Sep 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY – Hudson County CASA (court appointed special advocate) is recruiting volunteers to advance the best interests of abused and neglected children. A session about the program and the ro...