First blood in West New York
Dec 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Count Wiley has unveiled the long-awaited opposition ticket that will challenge the still-to-be decided ticket of Mayor Felix Roque in West New York in May, 2015. Wiley’s ticket, known as West New ...
Will Zimmer resign early?
Dec 14, 2014 | 4 4 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Rumor has it that Dawn Zimmer plans to step down as mayor of Hoboken shortly, setting the stage for a special election that would likely coincide with the six City Council ward elections in Novembe...
Lucked out in Hoboken
Dec 07, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
When Mayor Dawn Zimmer decided not to push ahead with her rolling revaluation program in Hoboken, she did her opposition on the City Council a big favor. Although the council is split five to four ...
Who will get Garcia’s Assembly seat?
Nov 30, 2014 | 6 6 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Although nothing is official yet, many believe that Carmelo Garcia will be booted out of the state Assembly in next June’s Democratic primary. Garcia, who is currently suing Hoboken over being fire...
What’s next in Hoboken?
Nov 23, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
On the last warm Friday before November settled into a deep freeze, Mayor Dawn Zimmer was seen near First and Garden streets, apparently taking care of city business downtown. At the same time, Cou...
The next stage in Hoboken politics
Nov 16, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
With the Board of Education election out of the way for another year, Hoboken politicos can focus their attention on the upcoming mid-term municipal elections. Six of nine City Council seats will b...
Confusing election
Nov 09, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Nearly 86,000 people went to the polls this week in Hudson County to vote in municipal, county and federal elections, the results of which will become tea leaves to read for future elections. Next ...
The unsaid issue in Jersey City school board race
Nov 02, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Just in time for the Jersey City school board election on Tuesday, the school district has come up with a positive report on the progress of the schools. In the last meeting before voters get to se...
Trouble in Fulop’s paradise
Oct 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Speculation has raged over who leaked the damaging information that led to the resignation of Muhammed Akil as chief of staff to Mayor Steven Fulop . Most agree it was an inside job, someone who ha...
Fulop trashes garbage plan
Oct 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop has backed off a controversial plan that would have allowed New York City garbage to pass through the Greenville Yards at the south end of the city. At the height of ...