0.125 percent sales tax overcharges and other shocks to the system!
Mar 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: On Jan. 1, 2017, the sales tax rate was reduced from 7 percent to a new rate of 6.875 percent. Problem is, most businesses are still charging the old rate. This is especially troubleso...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Fulop blasts Trump $6B budget cuts, particularly to the needy Mayor Steven Fulop slammed Donald Trump’s proposal last week to cut $6 billion in funding for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban ...
VERGARA, BONIFACIO G.
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A funeral service was held March 9 for Bonifacio G. Vergara, 83. “Chito” passed away March 5. Born in the Philippines, Chito was a resident of Jersey City for 35 years. He was a retired accountant ...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Hudson Chamber offers small business workshops The Hudson County Chamber of Commerce will expand its educational offerings with the introduction of a series of small business workshops on Wednesday...
On education, media, and the future of democracy
Mar 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: There’s a little known thinking crisis going on in our country. Sometimes called the “dumbing down of America,” it began roughly in the1980s, and, not surprisingly, coincided with a lo...
UPDATE: Artie Lange tweets response to Hoboken arrest report
Mar 17, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – Comedian Artie Lange, a former Howard Stern regular, took to Twitter as news broke from the Hudson Reporter of his Hoboken arrest last weekend for drug possession. “Hey guys. I was arrest...
Bayonne Board of Education votes higher tax, proposes layoffs
Mar 17, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Taxpayers in Bayonne will face higher school taxes and layoffs for school district employees if the Board of Education’s 2017-2018 budget is approved as introduced on Thursday, March 16. ...
Comedian, former Howard Stern regular Artie Lange arrested for cocaine, heroin possession in parking garage in Hoboken
Mar 17, 2017 | 78 78 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Arthur "Artie" Lange of Hoboken, a comedian and TV/film star who used to be a regular on the Howard Stern radio show, was arrested last Sunday in the parking garage at his Hoboken condo ...
Father of toddler killed in Union City fire charged
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UNION CITY -- The Office of the Hudson County prosecutor charged Eddie Gonzalez Sr., the father of 1-year-old Eddie Gonzalez Jr.,who perished in the four-alarm Union City fire March 4, according to...
Hoboken street cleaning won't resume until Monday
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HOBOKEN -- Street cleaning is suspended  today (Friday)  and will resume on  Monday, March 20 . In the meantime crews will continue work on snow removal at crosswalks, bus stops, etc. Inspectors ha...