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Banner hoisted on Madam Liberty

JERSEY CITY – Unknown protestors in support of immigrant’s rights hoisted a banner on the Statute of Liberty on Feb. 21. At approximately 12:50 p.m., a banner reading “Refugees Welcome” was unfurled atop the pedestal...

HCCCollege Ranked in Top Ten in state for social mobility

JERSEY CITY – A recently published study, “The Equality of Opportunity Project,” which tracked students from nearly every college in the country and measured their earnings years after they left campus, shows that Hudson...

Hoboken building acquired for $77 million

HOBOKEN – Advance Realty, developer of The Harlow and sponsor of the winter village under the 14th Street Viaduct, acquired nearby property The Metropolitan for $77 million last week. The Metropolitan, a residential...

Light rail service restored after gas line rupture

JERSEY CITY -- After a brief interruption in service, Hudson Bergen Light Rail trains resumed service between Exchange Place and Newport stations after a gas line was ruptured in a nearby construction site on...

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In a move that could put a wedge between the Board of Freeholders and the Hudson County executive, immigration activists want the county to stop doing business with federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)...

Plane crashes in Bayonne

BAYONNE -- A small plane crashed in Bayonne on Avenue E between 41st and 42nd Streets on the morning of Sunday, February 19, injuring the pilot and causing damage to several vehicles and wires,...

Weehawken High School robotics team entered first ever competition

WEEHAWKEN--The Weehawken High School robotics team competed in its first robotics competition Saturday, Feb. 18. The national Vex Robotics competition tasks participants with designing and building a robot to compete against other teams'...

Was cat tortured in Union City?

UNION CITY -- A Union City resident wrote to us last week appalled at what she said happened to her neighbor's cat. According to posts on online neighborhood forum Nextdoor, the cat went missing for...

New theater production comes to Hoboken

HOBOKEN--Theatre Collective @ The Hudson School, an ensemble of teaching artists that create theater pieces for the Hudson School and Hudson County communities, in collaboration with Little City Books, will soon debut its first...

Funeral arrangements announced for former Hoboken First Lady Michele Russo

HOBOKEN -- Michele Russo, mother of current 3rd Ward Councilman Michael Russo, wife of former longtime Hoboken Mayor Anthony Russo, and a former chair of the Hoboken Democratic Committee, passed away Thursday morning after...
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