UPDATE: Hoboken approves $20K contract for lawyer to defend itself against councilwoman’s public records lawsuit
Mar 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – The Hoboken City Council hired a lawyer specializing in Open Public Records Act matters to defend itself against a lawsuit filed recently by 2nd Ward Councilwoman Beth Mason over a series...
Bayonne parking meter, pay station enforcement returns Wednesday, March 5
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BAYONNE – The Bayonne Parking Utility announced that it will resume enforcement of parking meters and pay stations on Wednesday, March 5. Enforcement had been suspended in the city since a snowfall...
City touts LepreCon-related crime decrease; arrests down 50 percent since parade was cancelled
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HOBOKEN – Historically one of Hoboken’s most raucous days, the city’s annual St. Patrick’s Day celebration resulted in fewer arrests and ambulance calls than in recent years, according to data rele...
Mason sues City of Hoboken over alleged secrecy regarding law contracts
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HOBOKEN – Second Ward Councilwoman Beth Mason filed a lawsuit recently against the City of Hoboken after public documents relating to a colleague’s alleged conflict of interest were delivered to he...
Bayonne’s Harbor Station North redevelopment plan receives planning board approval
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BAYONNE – The redevelopment of the Peninsula at Bayonne Harbor took a huge leap forward on Thursday, Feb. 27, when the Bayonne Planning Board approved the plan for Harbor Station North, the 30-acre...
Acclaimed newspaperman/former Hoboken school board member Don Singleton passes away
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HOBOKEN -- Don Singleton, a Hoboken resident who wrote about John Lennon and covered many notable events of the 1970s and 1980s as a reporter for the New York Daily News, passed away Sunday at the ...
CONNORS, WILLIAM PATRICK
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A funeral mass was offered Feb. 28 at Our Lady of the Lake Church, Sparta, for William Patrick Connors, 71, of Sparta. He passed away Feb. 24 at Newton Memorial Hospital, Newton. William was born a...
CORTEZ, ESTHER M.
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A funeral service took place Feb. 21 for Esther M. Cortez of Jersey City. She died Feb. 17. Esther was born in Ecuador and came to Jersey City Heights in 1963. She was a factory worker for the Pers...
CROSBY, MARY
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A funeral mass was offered Feb. 22 at St. Joseph’s R.C. Church for Mary Crosby, 92, of Jersey City. She passed away at Cusack Care Center in Jersey City on Feb. 10. Born in Newark, she was a reside...
ELY, FLORENCE M.
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A funeral service was held Feb. 24 for Florence M. Ely,91, of Forked River, formerly of Jersey City and Bayonne. She passed away Feb. 21. Born in Jersey City, she had lived there most of her life b...