JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Festival of Lights to be held on Oct. 25 For the first time, Jersey City will have a festival of Lights sponsored by the Saraswati Cultural Association in collaboration with Jersey City Cultural Af...
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Secaucus’ Pons packs a powerful punch
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
While Andrea Giraldo was pregnant with her soon-to-be born son, she made a declaration about the name of her new child – and it had to do with the outcome of the heavyweight boxing championship of ...
Trouble in Fulop’s paradise
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Speculation has raged over who leaked the damaging information that led to the resignation of Muhammed Akil as chief of staff to Mayor Steven Fulop . Most agree it was an inside job, someone who ha...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Haunted house at the Kennedy library on Oct. 29 The Kennedy Branch of the North Bergen Free Public Library will host its second annual Halloween Celebration on Wednesday, Oct. 29 from 4 to 6 p.m. T...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Food pantry to hold benefit concert and dinner Sunday Oct. 26 In Jesus Name, a faith-based food pantry in Hoboken, will hold a benefit concert this Sunday, Oct. 26 at 5 p.m. at St. Matthew Trinity ...
The trouble with Washington Street--part 1
Oct 26, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: We all know that Washington Street is a war zone in its current condition. Yes, it needs to be repaved, but it is not going to be repaved for at least 18 months according to one of the...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken flu shots for seniors Mayor Richard Turner and the Township Council wish to advise all seniors that the flu vaccine will be distributed at the following locations: Wednesday, Oct. 22 at T...
Number duplication, ebola and geopolitical life/death decisions
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I have always found the subject of number duplication to be fascinating. If you were to take $1 double it and each successive day each dollar doubled itself you would in thirty short d...
UPDATE: Brandt School student in Hoboken has enterovirus, city confirms
Oct 24, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- A student at the Brandt elementary school in Hoboken has been diagnosed by a doctor as having a strain of the enterovirus, city spokesman Juan Melli confirmed on Friday evening. However,...
Volunteers to repair Sandy-damaged homes
Oct 24, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY - On Saturday, Oct. 25, volunteers armed with hammers and paint brushes will converge at Country Village in Jersey City to help residents still trying to recover from Superstorm Sandy. ...