NHRFR promotes five officers, shows off new equipment
Jul 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH HUDSON – North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue (NHRFR) promoted five fire officers and unveiled new equipment this week, adding to its fleet of fire protection apparatus. The five veteran fir...
Council to adopt $535 Jersey City budget with no tax increase
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JERSEY CITY – The City Council is set to adopt the 2015 budget with no tax increase following the prior year’s 2.13 percent tax decrease. This year's budget is worth $535 million, $19 million more ...
Candlelight vigil held at Secaucus Hindu temple for former Indian president
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SECAUCUS – On Monday, July 27 the Maninagar Shree Swaminarayan Gadi Sansthan North America, a non-profit, religious-cultural organization devoted to social welfare and community outreach, held a ca...
Port of New York/New Jersey cargo increases at record rate
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JERSEY CITY -- The Port Authority announced this week that cargo volumes in the Port of New York and New Jersey are being handled at a record pace for 2015 during the first six months of this year ...
Woman struck and killed by dump truck on Route 495 Tuesday morning
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WEEHWAWKEN -- Media reports said that a woman was struck and killed by a dump truck making a turn in Weehawken Tuesday morning on the Route 495 West service road near Park Avenue. The area was not ...
Hoboken cooling center returns Tuesday through Thursday
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HOBOKEN—With high temperatures projected to hover in the nineties for the rest of the week, Hoboken’s Office of Emergency Management will reopen its cooling center at the Multi Service Center, loca...
Accuweather predicts 90-degree temps all week, and not much else
Jul 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
If you were a fan of last week's sunny weather and high temperatures, you're going to get even more of it this week, with little relief. Accuweather says the temperatures in our part of New Jersey ...
Pulaski Skyway will be closed in both directions on Saturday
Jul 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials announced that the Pulaski Skyway will be closed in both directions on Saturday, July 25. From 2 a.m. through 5 p.m. Saturday...
Hundreds in Hoboken bring their instruments to try to break world record
Jul 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – Hundreds of adults and children came to Sinatra Park in Hoboken on Thursday night where Guitar Bar hosted the annual attempt to break the world record for the most people playing Bob Dyla...
Bayonne Bridge to close most of weekend
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BAYONNE – The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey announced that the Bayonne Bridge will close for most of the July 24 to 26 weekend to accommodate ongoing construction work on the “Raise the R...