North Bergen News

Can I see your I.D.?

Over the last four years, the Hudson County Coalition for a Drug-Free Community (HCCDFC) has chosen a day, geared around a popular holiday or time of celebration/parties, to conduct a study on liquor store...


North Bergen libraries to waive book fines for one week In honor of National Library Week, the North Bergen Free Public Library is holding an amnesty week for North Bergen and Guttenberg residents. Return all...

Statute of limitations on a hit-and-run?

Omar Monroig was on course to become a professional bodybuilder. The 5'11, 256 pound strongman had already racked up multiple trophies in national bodybuilding competitions. But weeks before his latest challenge, the Garden State...

Breaking the glass

A pioneering space engineer, a local school superintendent, and the youngest municipal clerk in New Jersey history were among the women honored in a Women’s History Month ceremony late last week. In an event held...

Will Trump’s budget cuts affect North Bergen?

Donald Trump’s plans to slash $3 billion in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding in his proposed 2017 budget is stirring up anxiety among North Bergen officials. They warn that the cuts would severely...


Correction In last week’s North Bergen Reporter, we reported on the latest Board of Commissioners meeting. One section that discussed police vehicles in the township cited Police Chief Robert Dowd as saying there were only...

A deal for new cop wheels

North Bergen’s police officers are set to receive new crime fighting gear for the upcoming year. The Board of Commissioners adopted two resolutions at their March 22 meeting, approving purchase of three police interceptor...

Guttenberg hosts second Coffee With a Cop event

Guttenberg held its second “Coffee With a Cop” event at the Anna L. Klein Elementary School on March 21. Local officers were available for conversation with residents over anything on their minds, from quality...

County plans to help immigrants

Fearing that immigrants may run out of time to renew or gain legal status under threat from policies imposed by President Donald Trump, members of the Hudson County Board of Freeholders hope to amend...


New Jersey Makers Day to be held at Uptown Library The Uptown Library – located at 84-11 Bergenline Avenue – will host its third annual New Jersey Makers Day celebration March 25, at 11 a.m....
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