Talking trash on Bostwick Avenue
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Not long ago, while driving south on Route 440, I saw the window open on the driver’s side of the car in front of me. The hand that emerged held the kind of cardboard food tray that often comes wit...
End of an era?
Sep 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The resignation of Steve Gallo from the Bayonne Municipal Utilities Authority appears to the last chapter in what was the administration of Mayor Mark Smith . Although supporters of Mayor James Dav...
Prieto’s dilemma
Sep 07, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto will face a serious choice if and when Gov. Christopher Christie steps down to run for president at some point prior to 2016. Prieto will have to choose between feud...
Camelot no more?
Aug 31, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The shine is coming off the newly-minted Bayonne administration as insiders begin to bicker. While supporters of former Mayor Mark Smith might be rubbing their hands in glee over the political turm...
Stack sticks with DeGise
Aug 24, 2014 | 7 7 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
State Sen. and Union City Mayor Brian Stack has flatly refuted suggestions that he might “take back” his endorsement of Hudson County Executive Tom DeGise for reelection if State Sen. Sandra Cunnin...
Whose side is he on?
Aug 17, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto admits that he is padding his wallet as a consultant for South Jersey Democratic warlords while serving as Hudson County Democratic chairman. Nothing wrong with hold...
Carmelo Garcia gets the ax…for now
Aug 10, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Despite dramatic protests, the Hoboken City Council has voted to oust Carmelo Garcia as executive director of the Hoboken Housing Authority, replacing him – at least for the moment – with Richard F...
Is Garcia’s time up?
Aug 03, 2014 | 4 4 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken Housing Authority is expected to fire Carmelo Garcia as its executive director this Monday. At least, this is what they put on the agenda. It’s the next step, but certainly not the last...
Christie veto could hurt police
Jul 27, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Gov. Christopher Christie might not have felt very comfortable coming to Jersey City last week to attend the funeral of Melvin Santiago , the police officer shot on July 13. Part of the reason is t...
Zimmer’s choice?
Jul 20, 2014 | 6 6 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
If anyone thinks the next police chief of Hoboken won’t be a person very close to Mayor Dawn Zimmer , then I have a bridge to sell them. The Zimmer administration has changed the rules, allowing li...