Mixed reactions to news of Pres. Obama's change of policy on Cuba
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Wednesday morning, the U.S. government announced that Pres. Barack Obama would like to ease travel and trade restrictions against Cuba that have been in place for more than 50 years, since the earl...
Man rescued from late night crash
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Firefighters and other emergency personnel had to rescue a man from a car after it crashed into a pole on Mallory Avenue near Boyd Avenue on Dec. 16. The accident occurred around 9 p....
Art exhibit to be presented at Bayonne museum this weekend
Dec 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – “Nicholas A Maccia’s Art Exhibit: Exposed” will be the featured event at the Bayonne Community Museum, on Friday, Dec. 19 from 7 to 10 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 20 from noon to 5 p.m. Live ...
Last chance to comment on redevelopment plan for Hoboken's south end at rail yards
Dec 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN--Members of the public will have one last chance to provide input before the Hoboken City Council votes on adopting the Hoboken Yards Redevelopment Plan at its regular meeting tonight, Dec....
Hoboken, county officials debut new open space beneath 14th Street Viaduct
Dec 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN—County and city officials gathered Monday to cut the ribbon on Hoboken’s newest open space, tucked beneath the Fourteenth Street Viaduct in northwest Hoboken. A dog run and playground are a...
Forbes to move into Jersey City next week
Dec 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Forbes is reported to be moving into its new digs in downtown Jersey City next week. Forbes Media announced last January it would move to Jersey City after receiving a $27.1 million g...
Jersey City awarded $45M Bloomberg Philanthropies Innovation Team Grant
Dec 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Mayor Steven Fulop announced that Jersey City is one of 12 U.S. cities selected to participate in the $45 million expansion of Bloomberg Philanthropies’ Innovation Teams program. The...
WNY contractor indicted on additional charges
Dec 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
WEST NEW YORK -- Victor Coca, 48, of West New York indicted last week on an additional charge of paying thousands of dollars in bribes to a fire official in exchange for the elimination of outstand...
Jersey City PATH service disrupted by raccoon
Dec 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- In a tweet issued over the weekend, Mayor Steven Fulop said a raccoon was the cause of a disruption to PATH train service on Friday night, as well as the loss of power to more than 1...
Who's running for West New York mayor? Wiley to announce ticket on Tuesday
Dec 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
WEST NEW YORK – West New York Commissioner Count Wiley will unveil the WNY United slate of candidates for the May 2015 municipal election at a press conference on Dec. 16. The ticket will included ...