Bright idea for the Bayonne Bridge
Jul 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: On a recent drive downtown to see the progress on the Bayonne Bridge I had a thought that might help the residents living in the shadows of the bridge as well as our entire community...
Mayor Fulop moves to Jersey City Heights
Jul 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Residents of Jersey City's Heights neighborhood, overlooking Hoboken and bordering Union City, are getting a powerful neighbor. Mayor Steven Fulop has closed on his new home on Odgen...
Turnpike work to affect Bayonne and Jersey City traffic
Jul 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The New Jersey Turnpike Authority has announced that work on the 14A toll plaza project will affect drivers over the next two weeks. Work will continue on the new toll lane and island, so...
PSE&G to begin repairing trenches left over from gas main replacements
Jul 14, 2015 | 7 7 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN—This week, PSE&G will begin the first phase of milling and paving work to repair trenches created during the installation of new gas mains in Hoboken as part of the Energy Strong program, a...
Kids ride the ferry free all summer
Jul 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
GOLD COAST – Children under 12 can ride the NY Waterway ferry for free from July 5 through Labor Day, Sept. 7. Ferries travel to midtown and downtown from Port Imperial and Lincoln Harbor in Weehaw...
Free ‘Total Soul’ summer concert rescheduled
Jul 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
GUTTENBERG – The free concert originally scheduled for July 8 on Boulevard East at 70th and 71st Street will now be held on July 16, with entertainment starting at 5:30 p.m. and the main event begi...
High Tech’s Tania Houwayek receives Outstanding Senior in French Award
Jul 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
UNION CITY – High Tech High School’s Tania Houwayek, a resident of Union City, has been awarded the 2015 American Association of Teachers of French (AATF) Outstanding Senior in French Award, announ...
P.E.A.K. program receives Patricia F. Kane Environmental Educator Award
Jul 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – North Bergen’s P.E.A.K. (Providing Enrichment & Accelerated Knowledge) sixth grade program received this year’s Patricia F. Kane Environmental Educator Award from New Jersey Audubon,...
Anti-litter campaign hits the streets
Jul 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY— The city kicked off of the third year of the highly successful litter patrol program, ‘Stop The Drop,’ last week. The program will employ teens and young adults to help keep the city s...
BARRETT, DEACON THOMAS J.
Jul 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian burial was celebrated July 3 at Sts. Joseph and Michael R.C. Church, Union City, for Deacon Thomas J. Barrett 93, of Union City. He passed away June 27. He was born in Jersey Ci...