North Bergen News

NJ Transit moving forward with natural gas power plant

NJ Transit is rolling out a resilience program which aims to provide reliable power to portions of Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor, NJ Transit’s Morris and Essex Line, and the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail. The program will...

Galaxy Towers workers demand better wages and benefits

The Galaxy Towers Condominium on Boulevard East could be viewed as a distinct community within the five-block stretch that is Guttenberg. Fifty workers who maintain the 1,075 apartments, housing about a fifth of Guttenberg’s...

North Bergen Police release annual report

The North Bergen Police Department has released its annual report, a summary of the department’s activity in 2018. “This is the most impressive report we’ve ever put out,” Chief Robert Dowd said. “We’ve really...

North Bergen man accused in alleged sexual assault

According to the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office, a 46-year-old North Bergen man, Carlos Gonzalez, was arrested on charges of allegedly sexually assaulting a 15-year-old female. On June 12, shortly after 11:45 p.m., officers from the...


'Save Latin America' honors Eurice E. Rojas Save Latin America, Inc., the nonprofit that sponsors and plans the annual Cuban Day Parade, has honored Cliffside Park resident Eurice E. Rojas, vice president of Business Development...

Carrying the torch of compassion

Students from local schools and public officials cheered on the runners as police officers and others jogged through Hudson County on June 7 as part of the 36th Law Enforcement Torch Run to raise...

Suez Water to hold discussions on lead contamination in North Bergen

Suez Water announced that it will hold an information session about lead in drinking water for its customers in Hudson County. The event will be held on June 19 at 6 p.m. at The Boulevard,...

North Bergen taps Hudson County’s first Latina police captain

On June 12, the North Bergen Police Department promoted 15 veteran officers to new supervisory positions, at a swearing-in ceremony overseen by Chief Robert Dowd and Public Safety Commissioner Allen Pascual. Among three women who...

In Hudson County, Gov. Murphy finds allies for millionaire’s tax

Gov. Phil Murphy has been spending a good deal of time in Hudson County recently. The hot topic? Murphy is steadfast in his proposed millionaire’s tax, which would increase the annual income tax levy for those...

The Catholic Church spent over $633K lobbying against NJ statute of limitations reform

According to a report commissioned by three law firms, the Roman Catholic Church has spent $633,458 lobbying against New Jersey's reform of the statute of limitations for child sexual abuse survivors. All the funding went...
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