Hoboken announces Homelessness Task Force
Jun 22, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Over the years, various county and local politicians have said they'd focus on the issue of local homelessness, and then their plans faded quietly. Hoboken Mayor Ravi Bhalla, who has exp...
‘How Many Lives?’ documentary opens in Jersey City on June 21
Jun 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 123 123 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Directed by Duda Penteado and produced by Unshakeable Productions, “How Many Lives?” depicts numerous well-publicized episodes of gun violence, some that are local and deeply personal...
Woman dies in four-alarm fire
Jun 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – A woman died in a four-alarm fire that consumed three buildings around 36th Street and Broadway at around 1:30 a.m. on Wednesday, June 20. The cause of the fire, which took the Bayonne Fi...
Correction officer charged with allegedly smuggling contraband into jail
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – County Corrections Officer Alex Almeida, 40, of Kearny, was arrested by members of the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Public Integrity - Internal Affairs Unit, for his alleged invo...
Pedestrian struck by light rail train in Hoboken
Jun 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – A male bicyclist was struck by a southbound car of the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail on Monday afternoon at the Paterson Avenue crossing near the Second Street station. Police Chief Kenneth Fe...
Secaucus medical marijuana dispensary granted permission to open
Jun 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS –The state Department of Health has granted the Harmony Dispensary medical marijuana facility a permit to open, according to a press release. The dispensary opened Monday, June 18. It oper...
Kennedy Dancers hold school recital at MS No. 7
Jun 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- The Kennedy Dancers will hold a school recital at Middle School No. 7 on Saturday, June 23, at 3 p.m. All students will perform choreography from dance classes. The school is located...
Did you miss these stories over the weekend?
Jun 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
In a stunning reversal of political fortune, powerful state Sen. and Union City Mayor Brian Stack lost his bid to become chairman of the Hudson County Democratic Organization – a longtime political...
Jersey City set to buy massive Bayfront property
Jun 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – In a move that may well become the largest development in Jersey City since the 1980s, the City Council is slated to introduce a bond ordinance that would pay for the purchase of more...
Snoop Dogg to headline Jersey City Fourth of July celebration
Jun 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 130 130 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – The Fourth of July celebrations being held in the Exchange Place area of Jersey City will feature rapper Snoop Dogg. Snoop Dogg is also a singer, songwriter, record producer, televisi...