Three men jump into Hudson River in two separate incidents
Jun 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- A man jumped into the Hudson River in Hoboken on Sunday on a dare, and two men jumped into the Hudson River on Monday in Jersey City, telling police that they wanted to cool off. T...
‘Melvin Santiago's Law’ advances in the state senate
Jun 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Legislation introduced by Assemblyman Carmelo Garcia (D- 32nd Dist.) that expands the scope of current law regulating security guards in New Jersey was advanced unanimously by the Se...
51 arrested during Hudson County seatbelt campaign
Jun 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY – Hudson County Sheriff Frank X. Schillari announced this week the success of the Spring 2015 Click It or Ticket seat belt safety campaign. “Wearing a seatbelt in a motor vehicle, reg...
Weehawken Citizens’ Climate Change Lobby goes to Washington
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WEEHAWKEN -- Following the release Pope Francis’ much-anticipated encyclical dealing with climate change, a volunteer from the Weehawken chapter of Citizens' Climate Lobby will meet in Washington D...
Jersey City activist says 'Go home Yuppie scum' graffiti is 'going too far'
Jun 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Jersey City is building up, with new luxury condos sprouting all over. But some are worried about the high costs and the other tradeoffs that may come with redeveloping industrial ar...
Morris Street, Jersey City fire being investigated
Jun 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Six people and one dog were displaced by a fire at 133 Morris St. on June 15. Public Safety spokesperson Carly Baldwin said the the two alarm fire was reported at about 8:45 p.m. and...
Violence continues with two more murders
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JERSEY CITY -- Violence continued in several sections of the city over the weekend. Two people were reported murdered, and three more wounded in four separate shootings. A 40-year old man was found...
Robert Fulton students pack “journey bags” for foster children
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NORTH BERGEN – Robert Fulton School students will pack over 120 “journey bags” with the help of teachers and staff to aid foster children in the Hudson County area on Monday, June 15 from 3:30 to 5...
CANNATA, FRANK THOMAS
Jun 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass took place June 12 at St. Thomas More R.C. Church for Frank Thomas Cannata, 59, of Secaucus. He passed away June 6. He was the brother of Patricia and her husband Steven Prisk, and u...
GELBAND, SPENCER H.
Jun 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral service was offered June 11 at All Saints Church for Spencer H. Gelband, 67, of Hoboken. He passed away June 8 at his home in Hoboken, surrounded by his friends and family. Spencer was bo...