Housing, Vision Zero & Community Engagement Highlight State of County Address

Four months into his first term as Hudson County Executive, Craig Guy outlined his administration's accomplishments during the State of the County Address on Tuesday before the Board of Commissioners. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XQg4vv2p-iU?si=yluL9iABRf11g1sq] Guy touched on a number of important topics, including community engagement, affordable housing and...

Hoboken’s Spring Arts & Music Festival Returns May 19

A Hoboken community tradition is about to return to Washington Street.  Hoboken invites residents, and out of towners as well, to the Hoboken Spring Arts & Music Festival on Sunday, May 19, between 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Washington Street between Observer Highway...

Union City Holds 5th Annual Ricky 267 5K Run

The fifth annual, Ricky 267 5K Run, was held in Union City on Saturday morning. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X4-MC_O1Lck?si=yn5GHt03MfgNlwjp] The race honors the memory of six Union City Police Officers who passed away while members of the force, and is organized by members of the family of one...

Union City Residents Receive Plants at Earth Day Event

On a sunny May afternoon, hundreds of Union City residents gathered at Ellsworth Park on 22nd Street for an Earth Day plant giveaway. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BHmdHxUmqsc?si=er8__pg82C8obuOK] The event has become an annual tradition for Union City's Board of Commissioners and Mayor Brian Stack.  They want residents to...

Collision Unit Investigating Thursday’s Multi-Vehicle, North Bergen Crash

The Hudson County Regional Collision Investigation Unit and the North Bergen Police Department are actively investigating a multi-vehicle collision that occurred on Thursday, May 2, 2024. According to Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez, at approximately 3:30 p.m., the North Bergen Police Department was notified of...

Hoboken Terminal Citi Bike Valet Service Returns on Monday

Bicycle valet service is returning to the Hoboken Terminal on Monday, May 6.  Hoboken has announced the return of Citi Bike valet service at the Hoboken Terminal, in partnership with Lyft, prioritizing accessibility and convenience for commuters. The goal of the service is to improve...

Hoboken Farmers’ Markets Returning, Beginning Saturday

Hoboken will have three farmers' markets over the coming months, with the first one opening up tomorrow, Saturday. May 4.  Following last year's success, the city will have three farmers' markets this year in downtown, midtown, and uptown locations to provide residents with fresh...

Jersey City Fire Kills One, Arson Unit Investigating

A Jersey City fire early this morning claims the life of a 61-year old male.  Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez says the Hudson County Regional Arson Task Force and the Jersey City Fire Department are investigating.   The blaze broke out on Thursday morning, May 2...

Macy’s Fireworks Display Returning to Hudson River July 4th

For the first time in ten years, the annual Macy's July 4th fireworks display will launch over the Hudson River, rather than the East River, giving Hudson County waterfront towns a spectacular view. Macy's made the announcement in a press release, which stated, "This year’s...

JMSA: More Than A Blue Ribbon School

While the Jose Marti STEM Academy is only in its fourth year as a high school in the Union City Board of Education, it has received national recognition from the U.S. Department of Education.  The school has been named a Blue Ribbon Lighthouse Award...