‘Horrific’ settlement approved
Judge okays state’s pact with ExxonMobil on contamination in Bayonne, other sites
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Sep 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
A New Jersey court approved a settlement between ExxonMobil and Gov. Chris Christie’s administration over damages due for toxic soil and water contamination in Bayonne, Linden’s Bayway Oil Refinery...
Two-Time Winner
Sep 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
TWO-TIME WINNER – Captain Kassandra Cruz earned the Dominick C. Borrello Jr. Memorial Award and the Phillips Award for sportsmanship. Cruz was a three-year member of the Lady Royals basketball team...
POMPEO, MARY (nee: Mastromonaco)
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100, died August 22, 2015. Born in Jersey City, she spent most of her life in Bayonne. She worked at Stepack's Dress Factory as a seamstress for many years. She was pre-deceased by her husband Patr...
In Tune with June!
by June Sturz
Sep 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
My darling daughter, Jolie, gave me an unusual gift from Walmart – it’s a Scrub Daddy - a bright yellow kitchen sponge featured on ABC’s “Shark Tank.” With two cutouts for eyes and a big smiling mo...
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Bayonne Bridge to be open holiday weekend The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has announced that the Bayonne Bridge will open the whole Labor Day weekend. The authority also listed the fi...
Farmers markets in Jersey City may be able to accept food stamps
Sep 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Jersey City has been awarded nearly $25,000 as part of a nationwide initiative from the Wholesome Wave Foundation and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to double the dollars S...
Fifth young man arrested in connection with July 22 murder of 16-year-old in JC
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JERSEY CITY -- Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez announced on Aug. 30 that a fifth person has been arrested in connection with last month’s murder of Ronald Witherspoon, Jr. On July 22 at appr...
Info session offered for child advocate volunteers
Sep 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY – Hudson County CASA (court appointed special advocate) is recruiting volunteers to advance the best interests of abused and neglected children. A session about the program and the ro...
City moves to attain 6-acre property for Hoboken’s largest park
Sep 01, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
The city of Hoboken announced Monday, Aug. 31 plans to attain a large patch of undeveloped property in the northwest sector for what-would-be the mile square’s largest park. At the park, which woul...
Final free summer concert in Guttenberg is The Infernos on Sept. 2
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GUTTENBERG – Everyone is invited to attend the final free outdoor concert of the summer season in Guttenberg, featuring The Infernos. The concert takes place on Boulevard East between 70th Street a...