Zimmer cuts ribbon on exhibit
Jul 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
On Thursday, Mayor Dawn Zimmer presided over a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the hob’art collective gallery at the Monroe Center for the Arts. The mayor is pictured here with hob’art president Liz Co...
Jersey City man gets 10 years for selling weapons
Jul 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Bernardo Guzman, 26, of Jersey City, was sentenced this week to 120 months in prison for selling 33 firearms to a confidential informant, said U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman. Guzman, ...
Hudson County director of corrections to retire
Jul 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County Director of Corrections Oscar Aviles will retire as of Aug. 1, said Hudson County Executive Tom DeGise Deputy Director of Corrections Tish Nalls will succeed him. Aviles, 49, served 2...
Site of 'that maple syrup smell' to close NB office
Jul 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – Frutarom, a manufacturer of flavors and ingredients for food, cosmetics, and pharmaceuticals, is closing its office in North Bergen, according to nj.com. The company will lay off 50 ...
NB twins join attempt to break Guinness World Record
Jul 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – Identical twins Victoria and Emily Rodriguez were among 173 sets of twins (and a few triplets) that rode tandem bicycles in NYC’s Central Park on Wednesday, July 15 in an attempt to ...
Student Summer Meal Program kicks off in UC
Jul 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
UNION CITY – New Jersey Secretary of Agriculture Douglas H. Fisher and USDA Food and Nutrition Service Deputy Regional Administrator Diana Limbacher helped serve lunch to 240 students in the Union ...
Sires skeptical of Iran deal
Jul 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Rep. Albio Sires (D-14 th Dist.) said he is deeply skeptical of the recent deal with Iran blocking access to nuclear weapons. After more than 20 months of negotiators, Iran and the...
City of Water Day promises to be a splash this Saturday
Jul 16, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN—City of Water Day is back this Saturday, July 18, and the celebration promises to be better than ever. Organized by the Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance, the annual event highlights the man...
Referendum on expanded gambling in NJ delayed
Jul 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
TRENTON – Time has run out for New Jersey residents to vote on whether to expand casino gambling beyond Atlantic City to North Jersey. State Senate President Steven Sweeney has confirmed to the Ass...
Port Authority announces Bridge closures
Jul 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has announced closures of the Bayonne Bridge as part of the “Raise the Roadway” Navigational Clearance Project. Multi-hour closures for this ...