Alzheimer’s Disease: We can’t stop now
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This past December, following actions by Congress, President Obama enacted into law the largest Alzheimer’s policy victory in at least a generation. An increase of more than $350 milli...
Improve the quality of life for residents
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I would like to thank Councilman Frank Gajewski and Councilwomen Diane Coleman and Joyce Watterman for sponsoring an informative community forum on the redevelopment of Martin Luther K...
Celebrating spring
Apr 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: After another winter of severe snowstorms and floods, I looked forward to spring, balmy weather, and blooming flowers. Hundreds of communities welcome spring with an observance of Grea...
Jersey City man sentenced to eight years for theft from investors
Apr 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
TRENTON – Evan Kochav, 34, of Jersey City, was sentenced to eight years in state prison by Superior Court Judge Thomas J. Critchl for stealing over half a million dollars from clients of his invest...
High winds in Hudson expected on Saturday night
Apr 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – The Hudson County office of Emergency Management (OEM) has issued a high wind watch in effect from late Saturday night through Sunday morning predicting winds out of the west at a ste...
Two men imprisoned for role in Jersey City golf course extortion scheme
Apr 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Gerard Pica, 66, of Middletown, and James Castaldo, 60, of Beachwood, were sentenced to 35 and 51 months in prison respectively for extorting thousands of dollars in corrupt payments ...
Tests show Jersey City’s water is safe to drink
Apr 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Mayor Steven M. Fulop and the Jersey City Municipal Utilities Authority (MUA) announced on April 1 that testing conducted in February and March by a third-party independent consultant...
Parking authority employee fired for allegedly writing fake tickets
Apr 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – A 26-year-old Hoboken Parking Authority employee was fired this past week for allegedly issuing phony tickets, media outlets reported. The accused is facing charges of tampering with or f...
How will planners design Hoboken’s flood protection? Give your input at April workshops
Apr 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – What will Hoboken’s flood protection look like? Planners expect to make renderings public by June but residents first need to provide input. The City of Hoboken will host three workshops ...
Port Authority Police arrest four men in alleged robbery
Apr 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Acting on a complaint by a 33-year-old Hoboken man who said he had been robbed by four men on March 29 just before midnight, the Port Authority Police arrested four men in the parkin...