Fulop may have to make a choice
Aug 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
What appeared to be a local battle over whether Jersey City should change its municipal elections from May to November has apparently taken on statewide importance. Insiders claim that state Senate...
Musical chairs in Jersey City
Aug 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
With Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop’s feet firmly walking the yellow brick campaign road toward the state house next year, names of his possible replacement as mayor are cropping up everywhere. Fre...
Sweeney: caught in the middle with Christie and Norcross
Aug 14, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
The idea of saving Atlantic City by establishing it as a Mecca for gambling may not have been a completely original idea when former Union City Mayor Bill Musto had it decades ago. But as a state l...
Feds won’t budge on charges against Menendez
Aug 07, 2016 | 5 5 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez appears to have become a U.S. Justice Department poster child for its anti-corruption campaign. Menendez’s attorneys filed an unsuccessful motion to get bribery and other ...
Here we go again
Jul 31, 2016 | 5 5 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Frank Raia has been spotted meeting around Hoboken with City Council people loyal to Mayor Dawn Zimmer. Speculation is that he is lobbying to get a seat on the North Hudson Sewerage Authority (NHSA...
What did she say?
Jul 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Conservatives really have to be shaking in their boots after the speech made by Donald Trump ’s wife at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland this week. Why on earth, if Melania Trump was...
Art for art’s sake?
Jul 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Cities across America are decorating their landscapes with murals. This is something akin to the public works projects of the 1930s that allowed artists to survive during a time when art sales plum...
Those who would be mayor?
Jul 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
The signs started cropping up around Jersey City more than a month ago: “Look for Boggiano in 2017.” Ward C Councilman Richard Boggiano reportedly will be running for mayor in 2017, part of a full ...
A tale of two superintendents
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
Scary things happen behind closed doors when it comes to elected boards. This was proven recently in Bayonne, where the newly-elected Board of Education got a serious lesson in communication. Some ...
No musical chairs for City Council seat
Jun 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
Outgoing County Register Pamela Gardner has flatly denied reports that she is in the running to fill the unexpired Ward F council seat if Ward F Councilwoman Diane Coleman is elected as county regi...