Very little precipitation this coming week; spring starts Thursday!
Mar 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
STATEWIDE -- Accuweather is predicting that this week will be partly cloudy, but not bring storms. There may be a little rain Wednesday evening. By the end of the week, temperatures will rise into ...
Weehawken Recreation baseball and softball tryouts scheduled
Mar 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Weehawken recreation officials and Mayor Richard F. Turner have announced the following schedule for tryouts to the township’s baseball and softball teams: Saturday March 15 at the Webster School G...
BREAKING: Hoboken school board prez says: City's schools have 'white flight' problem caused by charter schools, policies of Zimmer, Christie
Mar 13, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – Last week, the New Jersey Dept. of Education approved a request from the Hoboken Dual Language Charter School (HoLa) to expand to eighth grade, despite protests from the city’s Superinten...
Jersey City man sentenced to 22 years for strangling wife
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JERSEY CITY -- Steven Acuna, 40, who was convicted of killing his 32-year old wife at their Jersey City Heights home in August 2011 and then hiding the body in the basement in a 55-gallon drum, was...
9/11 wreckage was not given as political 'gift,' says Mayor Gonnelli
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SECAUCUS – Mayor Michael Gonnelli presented evidence last week that he did not get a piece of 9/11 wreckage as a political favor from (or in exchange for a political favor for) Gov. Chris Christie....
Bayonne to resume alternate-side parking, street sweeping
Mar 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – The city of Bayonne announced that alternate-side-of-the-street parking and mechanical street sweeping will resume on Monday, March 17. Street sweeping was suspended during the snowy weat...
Hoboken Board of Ed approves shorter spring break, extra days at end of year to make up for snow days
Mar 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – Six snow days throughout the past few months may have been a pleasant surprise for Hoboken’s youngsters, but they’re not getting off scot-free. On Tuesday night, the Hoboken Board of Educ...
Judge dismisses some of housing director’s claims against Zimmer but allows another to stand
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HOBOKEN – An ongoing court battle between Hoboken mayor Dawn Zimmer and state Assemblyman Carmelo Garcia, who also heads the city’s housing authority, resulted in minor victories for both sides las...
American Dream project (formerly Xanadu) gets a boost as Giants and Jets settle with developer
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HUDSON -- The massive recreational center/shopping development on Route 3, once called Xanadu but now called "American Dream," has reached a settlement with the New York Jets and Giants. Both parti...
Due to wind, temperature may feel like 0 degrees when you wake up on Thursday
Mar 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Enjoy the fifty-eight degree weather while it lasts. The area will be hit with rains and 40 mile-per-hour winds overnight, Accuweather says. It will stay warm into the evening, but...