Finally Congress is taking action against sexual harassment
Dec 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor, Recently, when asked if I was surprised at the amount of men being accused of sexual assault, I quickly answered, “not even a little.” I recalled the moment where I had to tell my boss...
St. Peter’s looks like title contender once more
by Jim Hague
Dec 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
The St. Peter’s Prep basketball team was one of the biggest surprises on the Hudson County and New Jersey state scene a year ago, posting a 19-8 record and advancing to the Hudson County Tournament...
Santa’s grab bag for 2018
Dec 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Not everybody is going to get what they want for Christmas this year. In fact, many of the gifts that might have been bestowed on political people were settled with the recent elections, and others...
The deliverers are among the culprits in package thefts
Dec 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Your article on package thefts hit home for us--literally. We have been the victims of package thefts on multiple occasions and the problem seems to be increasing. I blame the major de...
Mayor Zimmer vetoes runoff election referendum late on Friday
Dec 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- At Wednesday's City Council meeting, the council voted 7-2 to host a referendum in November of 2018 to possibly bring back runoff elections. Until 2012, if several candidates ran in a ma...
FOUND: Pretty pink poodle pup
Dec 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE -- Did your baby drop a Beanie on Broadway in Bayonne? Can you say that three times fast? This pretty pink pup looked very loved, so we took it home (well, to our offices at 447 Broadway) a...
Former Hoboken public housing director likely to get $700K settlement
Dec 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- The Hoboken Housing Authority approved, at their Nov. 9 meeting, a potential $700,000 payment to settle litigation with Carmelo Garcia, its former executive director, according to the me...
Former Freeholder Braker dies
Dec 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Made famous for jokingly asking for Viagra as part of a bribe payment, former Freeholder William Braker was found dead in his home on Dec. 21. Braker, 71, a former police officer, ser...
Snow showers for Christmas?
Dec 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Accuweather predicts a few snow showers on Christmas day. Perhaps the bigger downpour will be this Saturday, with rain predicted all day (as of now). Keep up with the forecast in t...
Secaucus teacher wins $25,000 educator award
Dec 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS -- The Milken Educator Awards program awarded a Secaucus school teacher with a $25,000 cash prize for her work Tuesday. The honor goes to elementary and secondary school teachers, principa...