Blaze destroys hundreds of apartments in Edgewater
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH HUDSON – Two engine companies and one ladder company from North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue (NHRFR) rushed to assist in fighting a multi-alarm blaze that consumed much of the 400-unit Ava...
Southwest Park concept approved; December debut planned
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – The first stage of a planned Southwest Park could be ready for construction in July and completed by December, according to the landscape architecture firm contracted by Hoboken to produc...
High Tech student advances to 2015 Poetry Out Loud Region 6 Championship
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – High Tech High School student Aaleah Oliver, a resident of Secaucus, won the school-wide competition of the 2015 Poetry Out Loud competition at the North Hudson Center Campus, announ...
The Meadowlands Rocks!
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
MEADOWLANDS – New Jersey Meadowlands Commission (NJMC) staffer and veteran rock journalist/author Brian Aberback will present “Rock ‘n’ Roll in the Meadowlands and North Jersey” this coming Sunday,...
County agencies lost more than $2 million in Hurricane Sandy aid
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Hudson County lost more than $2 million out of $4 million in Hurricane Sandy renter and home owner relief because agencies assigned with the task of finding people in need failed to r...
State ruling on Hoboken's HoLa charter school expansion expected in early February
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – The New Jersey Department of Education will deliver its final ruling "shortly after" Feb. 2 on whether the Hoboken Dual Language Charter School (HoLa) can expand to seventh and eighth gra...
Weekend snow prediction increases; first big winter storm of 2015?
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Accuweather has increased the forecasted snow totals for this weekend, now saying the region could receive 3-6 inches of snow from Friday evening to Saturday morning. Some forecast...
Braddock Park improvements to launch at groundbreaking ceremony Friday at 12 noon
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – Mayor and State Sen. Nicholas Sacco, Hudson County Executive Tom DeGise and Freeholder Anthony Vainieri will officially kick off the county’s $6 million James J. Braddock Hudson Coun...
Planning Board tables controversial zoning measure until March
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- The Jersey City Planning Board has put off until March a proposal that would require sellers of property to get inspected before completing a sale. At the Jan. 20 board meeting, Bob ...
Art House Productions gets donation from Goldman Sachs
Jan 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Art House Productions, a hub of the creative community in Jersey City, has announced that it has received a grant from global investment banking and securities firm Goldman Sachs for ...