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All Saints Episcopal Day School Names Interim Head

June 30, 2022

HOBOKEN, NJ — After All Saints Episcopal Day School’s head Jill Singleton stepped down earlier this month following 18 years at the helm, the school’s board of trustees selected Tom Trigg to serve in an interim capacity.

Trigg is a graduate of the University of Kansas, where he earned a bachelor of arts in English. He then went on to attend Harvard University’s Graduate ...

Here’s Where To Find Hoboken Library’s BookBike In July

HOBOKEN, NJ — Hoboken Public Library’s BookBike is continuing to make the rounds across the Mile Square City, offering a special children’s story time program in city parks.

After hitting the streets in June, the customized bike — which can lend and return library materials, share wireless internet and even issue library cards — will be out and about again this ...

Stevens Ph.D Candidate Gets Shoutout From NASA For His Research Efforts

HOBOKEN, NJ — A physics Ph.D candidate at Stevens Institute of Technology was among a half dozen students highlighted by NASA for his efforts to help the agency advance satellite technology.

Jiuyi Zhang, who is in his fifth year studying at Stevens, was included in NASA’s Earth Science Technology Office’s (ESTO) annual report spotlighting significant strides made in ...

Hoboken HS Class of 2022 College Acceptances: Here’s Where They’re Heading

HOBOKEN, NJ —Hoboken High School’s Class of 2022 gathered together one last time Thursday to celebrate a milestone moment in their lives — their graduation ceremony.

Altogether, the class received over $17.5 million in scholarships and $65,000 in private awards, according to district spokesman Christopher Munoz.

Congratulations, Class of 2022! Best wishes for your next ...

Stevens Student Receives $20K Scholarship From Charter Communications

HOBOKEN, NJ —  Amanda Mavricos, a student from Stevens Institute of Technology, is among 20 college students across the country awarded a $20,000 scholarship through Spectrum Scholars, a career development and scholarship program.

The program — which is coordinated by Charter Communications, a Connecticut-based broadband connectivity company and cable operator — is open ...

County Prep High School Students Showcase Designs at Annual Fashion Show

HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - County Prep High School Fashion and Design students participated in the annual student Fashion Show at the Earl W. Byrd Center in Jersey City last week. Students showcased the designs that they spent the school year creating at the show, which was attended by Mrs. Janet Patten, Fashion and Design Instructor, as well as HCST faculty and staff, family members, community members, ...

The Hudson School Set to Host Annual Golf Classic

The Hudson School is proud to announce its fourth annual Golf Classic at Rock Spring Golf Club on Thursday, June 23, 2022 at 1:30PM (all start at 2:30PM). Golfers and supporters of The Hudson School will enjoy an incredible afternoon of golf (all 18 holes), refreshments, online auction, and prizes. There is still time to join us for this amazing event, so be sure to register now by ...

Hoboken Charter School Highlights ‘Golden Egg’ Seventh-Grade Math and Robotics Teacher, Mr. Christopher Kunkel

HOBOKEN, NJ - Hoboken Charter School, a public K-12 charter school committed to social justice and service-learning, is shining the spotlight on a science, technology and math (STEM) teacher who has gone above and beyond for his students in recent years. 

Christopher Kunkel, who has taught math and robotics at the Mile Square City public charter school for 16 years, is admired by his ...

Drag Queen Story Hour Brings Smiles To Church Square Park

HOBOKEN, NJ — Children can be a tough crowd to win over.

But on Wednesday morning at Church Square Park, toddlers were captivated when the Hoboken Public Library welcomed back Harmonica Sunbeam for a Drag Queen Story Hour (DQSH) event to mark LGBTQ Pride Month.

During the high-energy program, Sunbeam read stories, told silly jokes, sang songs and encouraged kids to cut loose and ...

Add Some Flair To Your Graduation Cap At Hoboken Library

HOBOKEN, NJ — Looking to stand out from the crowd on graduation day?

Members of the Class of 2022 are invited to swing by the Hoboken Public Library and add some flair to their graduation caps.

Whether you want to use your cap to thank your family, highlight an inspirational quote or show some school spirit, the Hoboken Public Library will have art supplies on hand to help express ...


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How to Start Working Out: A Guide for Fitness Beginners

So you’re ready to start working out. Congrats! You’ve officially taken the first step to creating a happier and healthier life for yourself. If you’re wondering where to go from here, we’ve listed five of the most frequently asked fitness questions (and their answers) to help you get started.

Do I Need to Work Out Every Day?

If your goal is to lose weight and get ...

4 Undeniably Delicious and Healthy Single-Serving Recipes

Whether you’re late for work and rushing out the door, packing a lunch for the day to come, or making dinner after a long day at work, you don’t likely want to spend your time cooking a large, complicated meal for just one person. 

But it can be challenging to find recipes that meet your desired cooking time and sound appealing. Thankfully, there are recipes that will nourish ...

Hudson County Schools of Technology Hosts Industry Partner Breakfast

July 2, 2022

SECAUCUS, NJ – Hudson County Schools of Technology held its 2022 Industry Partner Breakfast on Tuesday at the Frank J. Gargiulo Campus to recognize the invaluable educational and professional contributions made by HCST’s many industry partners throughout the state. The event also provided an opportunity for partners to network with each other, as well as with teachers and staff who ...

NJ Transit Will Conduct Redesign Of Hudson County Bus Network

HUDSON COUNTY, NJ — NJ Transit will soon begin examining COVID-19’s impact on local bus networks in Hudson County and what changes can be made to improve those services, the statewide transit agency recently announced.

The project — which is being funded through a $514,045 federal grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration — ...

Hudson County to Begin Distributing COVID Vaccines to Children 6 Months and Older

HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - Hudson County Executive Tom DeGise and the Hudson County Vaccine Task Force have announced that that they will begin distributing COVID-19 vaccines to children ages six months and up on Wednesday. 

Parents can register for an appointment by clicking here. Walk in vaccines will also be available.

“The CDC’s approval of vaccines for children six months and ...

New Jersey Teens Promote Bill to Enable 16-Year-Olds to Vote in Local Elections

June 19, 2022

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Eric Brekhman and Lucas Zhu, rising seniors at Livingston High School (LHS) and co-presidents of the LHS Democrats Club, are currently collaborating with Westfield Councilman David Contract through a non-partisan initiative called Vote16NJ to add an amendment to the New Jersey State Constitution that will allow 16-and 17-year-olds to vote in local ...

South Jersey Man Admits Selling Fake COVID Cleansers

CAMDEN, NJ — A South Jersey businessman pleaded guilty to selling pesticide-laced disinfectant wipes and liquid sanitizers to federal agencies, municipalities and others, falsely promising they would kill the coronavirus.

Maple Shade businessman Paul Andrecola, 63, admitted his role in a year-long scheme before U.S. District Court Judge Robert B. Kugler on Thursday in a Camden federal ...

Hudson County Community College to Co-host Free Educational Event on the Cannabis Culture of New Jersey

JERSEY CITY, NJ - Hudson County Community College (HCCC) and Cannademix will co-host a daylong special event, “The Cannabis Culture of New Jersey: A Community Cannabis Conversation.” The FREE event will take place Thursday, June 23, 2022, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the HCCC Culinary Conference Center, 161 Newkirk Street, Jersey City – just two blocks from the Journal Square ...

Former Felician Baseball Players Signed Professionally

RUTHERFORD, NJ - The contingent of former Felician University baseball players in the professional ranks grew by two during Memorial Day weekend. Pitchers Michael Gutierrez, a right-hander, and lefty Darwin Matos signed independent pro contracts and made their professional debuts shortly thereafter. Gutierrez and Matos were both members of the 2022 Golden Falcons and are 2022 graduates of ...

Can Lame Ducks Still Fly?

TRENTON, NJ — Things have never looked better for the Democrats who rule Trenton these days. Flush with federal cash. Democratic majorities in the Assembly and Senate. A Governor re-elected as a Democrat last November for the first time in four decades. 

It’s a real bubbly bonhomie in the state’s capital as they tie up the last loose strings of the state’s $50 ...

Parents Inc.’s Family Helpline Provides Families with FREE 24-Hour Help, Hope and Support

June 22, 2022

No one ever said being a parent or teen was easy.

Whether you’re a parent dealing with the “terrible twos” or a teenager feeling lost and confused, help and support is just a phone call away.

Parents Inc. offers the Family Helpline (1-800-THE-KIDS) - a free and confidential statewide service that offers 24/7 live support for parents, teens, children and ...


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