Scrap the Braddock park school plan
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: 15 years ago the North Bergen BOE scrapped plans to build a high school in Braddock Park after a referendum showed many citizens were against it. Deceptively, officials violated NJ DEP...
'First In Math'
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Suntex, an online program designed to help children become better critical thinkers and reinforce a range of math skills from addition to complex algebra, presents a 'First In Math' award each year...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
(Dr. Norquist is away for training this week. We are re-running a letter published earlier in this column .) Dear Dr. Norquist: Lately I’ve been really frustrated and down on myself. I keep getting...
Kopacz won’t give up his freeholder seat
Jul 26, 2015 | 3 3 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Ken Kopacz will not resign as the Bayonne member of the county Board of Freeholders, despite rumors that he would step down now that he has been appointed assistant superintendent of schools in Bay...
BRIEFS
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Menendez bids for dismissal of federal charges Lawyers for U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D – NJ) have accused federal prosecutors and FBI agents of lying to win a corruption indictment against him thi...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Test your movie trivia knowledge on July 27 Join in the fun on “Movie Trivia Night” at the North Bergen Public Library on Monday, July 27 at 6:30 p.m. Play solo or in a team. All ages are welcome. ...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken-based online retailer Jet.com takes off A potentially massive new player has entered the world of e-commerce, and it’s coming straight out of the Mile Square City. Jet.com, which opened its...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
Jul 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Menendez bids for dismissal of federal charges Lawyers for U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D – NJ) have accused federal prosecutors and FBI agents of lying to win a corruption indictment against him thi...
Pulaski Skyway will be closed in both directions on Saturday
Jul 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials announced that the Pulaski Skyway will be closed in both directions on Saturday, July 25. From 2 a.m. through 5 p.m. Saturday...
Hundreds in Hoboken bring their instruments to try to break world record
Jul 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – Hundreds of adults and children came to Sinatra Park in Hoboken on Thursday night where Guitar Bar hosted the annual attempt to break the world record for the most people playing Bob Dyla...