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Water main break in southern Hoboken

HOBOKEN - Observer Highway has reopened to two-way traffic but Park Avenue and Garden Street are closed between Observer Highway and Newark Street after a water main broke early Wednesday at Observer Highway and...

Red Cross encourages adding ‘give blood’ to holiday checklist

HUDSON COUNTY – As freezing temperatures and harsh weather grip much of the nation, the American Red Cross urges eligible donors to make an appointment to give blood or platelets to help meet the...

Man who allegedly strangled mother on New Years’ Eve charged with murder

Michael Metro, 49, has been charged for the murder of his mother, Kathleen Metro, 69, on New Years’ Eve, according to a statement from the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office. The medical examiner determined the...

Hey, Hoboken – missing a blue and purple knit hat? Or b&w photo?

HOBOKEN -- We found this blue and purple knit hat on the 126 bus from #Hoboken last week, and the black and white photo of a woman on the ground at the train station....

Hoboken Charter School teachers up for award

HOBOKEN-- Two teachers from the Hoboken Charter School have been nominated for the 2016-2017 national LifeChanger of the Year Award.  Middle School math teacher Chris Kunkel and music teacher Sean Gavarny were nominated for the...

Did you miss these stories from Bayonne?

The Bayonne Board of Education (BBOED) held a meeting on Monday, December 19, less than a week after an emergency meeting to address a $2 million budget deficit in the district’s operating budget. At...

Scheduled water rate increase to take effect in early 2017

BAYONNE – Water rates in Bayonne are scheduled to rise 3.5 percent in January of 2017, consistent with projections made by the Municipal Utilities Authority in 2015. That’s on top of a 13.25 percent...

Two cops injured after car crash on Route 1 & 9

JERSEY CITY – Two police officers were injured after their patrol car was struck on Route 1&9 near Duncan Avenue on Dec. 28. According to a report, a police officer was in pursuit of another...

Hoboken Catholic students collect toys for kids in hospital

The members of the National Junior Honor Society at Hoboken Catholic ran a toy drive recently. Some toys were delivered to The Joseph M. Sanzari Children's Hospital at Hackensack University Medical Center. The HCA...

WNY Mayor Roque found not guilty

WEST NEW YORK -- West New York Mayor Dr. Felix Roque was found not guilty on Dec. 21 of a charge that he took kickbacks to refer patients to an MRI Lab. Roque, 60, a...
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