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Hit-and-Run Leaves Bicyclist Seriously Injured in Jersey City

The Hudson County Regional Collision Investigation Unit and the Jersey City Police Department are investigating a hit-and-run collision that left a bicyclist seriously injured early on Saturday morning, May 25, 2024. According to Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez, shortly before 5 a.m., the Jersey City...

Braddock Park Pre-School Trailers: NJDEP, NJDOE, North Bergen-Hudson County Misconduct Enumerated

It's a saga which has gone on for more than two decades.  It's a battle one North Bergen resident, Robert Walden, has been waging the entire time; trying to get North Bergen Board of Education pre-school trailers removed from the eastern end of Bruins...

Today’s Hoboken Memorial Day Parade To Shut Washington Street

It's Wednesday, May 22nd and Hoboken is about to hold its Memorial Day Parade at 6:30 pm.  The event will closed down Washington Street to traffic between Observer Highway and 11th Street from 5:30 through 8 pm. The parade, which is hosted by the American...

Weigand Park Reopens: Mayor Albio Sires Discusses Community Revitalization Efforts

West New York, The community of West New York celebrated the grand reopening of Weigand Park on 54th Street and Park Avenue today. Mayor Albio Seeres discussed the park's significant renovations, which were funded entirely by local developers, not costing taxpayers a single penny....

Hoboken Police Seek Public’s Help in Identifying Two Persons of Interest in Two Month Old Carjacking

The Hoboken Police Department needs the public's help in identifying two persons of interest in connection with a carjacking that occurred nearly two months ago.                                        ...

Two Gilmore Academy Teachers Honored As Union City Commemorates Cuban Independence

Union City raised the Cuban flag at International Plaza on Monday, as the municipality commemorated the island's independence, while presenting proclamations to two local teachers as Cuban Americans of the Year. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eCKnBE7F05A?si=raQvQk4PUHqf8Z0a] The honorees were Sara M. Gilmore Academy teachers Alejandro Mena, a science teacher...

UCHS & JMSA Showcase Their Dance Company Talents

The Union City High School and Jose Marti STEM Academy Dance Companies showcased their talents in a one night only, public performance at the Union City Performing Arts Center on Friday evening. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QpIlu0bOnW4?si=CuBpF8Zpbaoe5jte] More than thirty students from the two schools took to the stage,...

Hoboken To Rename Gym After Victim of Gun Violence

Mayor Ravi Bhalla and the City of Hoboken have announced that the gymnasium at 605 Jackson Street will be renamed in honor of Damon Murray, a lifelong Hoboken resident who tragically lost his life to gun violence last month at the age of 21. In...

Prosecutor: North Bergen Man Allegedly Attempts To Hire Assassin To Murder Woman

A 37-year old, North Bergen man allegedly tried to hire someone to kill a woman he knew according to Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez.  Miguel Cortes has been charged with conspiracy to commit murder, a first-degree crime, after he was arrested on Thursday, May...

Students, Teachers & Firefighters In UCHS Cook Off

The second annual, Union City High School Cook Off; can the culinary arts students defend their title?  Teachers and firefighters will have a say in that. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y7sY1F5xioE?si=oYB2oVsa4JKT9WDo] The competition was 90 minutes long.  Three teams of four competitors each; Union City High School Culinary Arts...