North Bergen News


Commuters won’t be on the hook to fund the Gateway Tunnel Governors Phil Murphy and Andrew Cuomo signed legislation to establish a commission to facilitate construction of the Gateway Tunnel, a roughly $30 billion project...

Cops and Bobbers

On a sunny Wednesday afternoon, hundreds of North Bergen children of all ages went to Woodcliff Lake in Braddock Park to cast some lines. More than a dozen North Bergen police officers, counselors from the...

Bad deal for local environment?

It's been more than two decades since Hudson County committed itself to clearing up the Kopper’s Koke site in Kearny. The property is owned by the Hudson County Improvement Authority, which has been seeking to...

Hovering saucers, fireballs, floating lights …

On Jan. 12, 1975, a liquor store owner named George O’Barski said he was driving through North Bergen’s Braddock Park at 2:45 a.m. when his radio filled with static. He said he looked over his...

‘Susan B. Anthony’ joins the fleet

Susan B. Anthony didn’t live long enough to enjoy the success of her fight for women's suffrage. But she's secured her place in history as a valiant warrior for women. A century after the 19th...

Four North Hudson firefighters promoted to captain

Four firefighters from North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue were promoted to captain at a ceremony held July 22 in the department’s headquarters, near Port Imperial in West New York. NHRFR is a regional...

North Bergen man allegedly attacked postal worker

A North Bergen man was arrested today on charges that he attacked a postal worker, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpentino announced. Eduardo Perez, a 34-year-old North Bergen resident, was charged by complaint with one count of...

NBHA tenants turn out to party

On July 17, the North Bergen Housing Authority held a summer banquet for the residents of Callum Tower, Meadowview Village, Lawler Towers, and Terrace Apartments. Mayor Nicholas Sacco and Commissioners Hugo Cabrera and Julio Marenco...

Viva Colombia!

North Bergen held its annual celebration of Colombian Independence Day on July 17. Dozens of residents turned out to Town Hall for an afternoon full of celebration and pride to mark 209 years since the...

Hudson County refused to cooperate with ICE raids

A tweet posted by President Donald Trump in early July claiming massive immigration raids by Immigration and Customs Enforcement would take place throughout the nation between July 13 to 15 sent protesters to the...
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