Barge breaks lose during storm, crashes into Bayonne shoreline
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BAYONNE – A 200-foot barge washed onto Bayonne’s western shore after the rain storm broke it free from its anchored position in Newark Bay, according to Edoardo “Junior” Ferrante, Bayonne Office of...
Jersey City mourns after 8-year-old boy struck and killed by car
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JERSEY CITY -- Local boy Jeremiah "Prince Bee" Grant, 8, was struck and killed by a car while he was with a local double Dutch dance troupe in downtown Jersey City on Saturday afternoon. The driver...
Mayor Zimmer supports Team Bhalla
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Dear Editor: I am writing to express my enthusiastic support for Team Bhalla in the upcoming mayoral and City Council election. Ravi Bhalla has been my partner for the past eight years as we turned...
Hoboken Board of Education future
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Dear Editor: Hoboken voters will soon have the opportunity to vote for three candidates to serve on the Board of Education. We respectfully ask you to Vote134 on election day. If you are exhausted,...
The problematic histories of Ravi and Jen make my vote clear
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Dear Editor: I have always thought endorsement letters were acts of self-aggrandizement, but this year a friend accused me of betraying Hoboken by campaigning for Michael DeFusco, rather than a bor...
This election is appalling, whether you’re old or new
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Dear Editor: Negative campaigning shortly before an election is appalling. We have all been receiving slick mailings from ambitious and hungry politicians - in both the “old Hoboken” and “Reform” c...
Valente for City Council
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Dear Editor: By now, we hope you have heard our dad, Angelo Valente, is running for one of the three open seats on the Hoboken City Council. He is committed to the future of Hoboken, so the quality...
Jen Giattino, she is trusted
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Dear Editor: Zoning Board Chair Endorses Giattino When Jen Giattino asked me to run for City Council I had to say yes. Jen is the only candidate totally independent from the interest groups funding...
Hoboken elections will have a big impact on life in the mile square city
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Dear Editor: This year we elect a Mayor, Council-at-large (3), and Board of Education Trustees (3). At least six candidates are vying for the office Mayor Zimmer will vacate in January. Many of the...
A larger vision of Jersey City
At-large council candidates debate at forum
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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In what many see as a hotly contested race for control of the City Council, eight candidates are seeking to fill three at-large seats. (At-large seats represent the entire city, while the other six...