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Fundraiser Underway To Help Stevens Student Who Lost His Arm In Workplace Accident

June 27, 2022

HOBOKEN, NJ — Nearly $80,000 has been raised for a Stevens Institute of Technology student who underwent an emergency amputation of his left arm following a workplace accident last month.

Noah Rombough, a West Essex High School graduate and computer science major at Stevens, is now faced with unexpected challenges and his girlfriend Dominique Lavalle recently launched a GoFundMe campaign ...

Presinzano Civic Foundation Awards $2,500 In Scholarships To College Bound Students From Hoboken

HOBOKEN, NJ — Ten high school graduates from Hoboken are receiving some help offsetting the ever-rising costs of attending college.

The Presinzano Civic Foundation, a non-profit recently launched by longtime city resident, and 2021 city council candidate, Paul Presinzano, presented its first textbooks scholarship awards last week to nine students from Hoboken High School and one ...

Volunteers Needed For Hoboken Bike Camp

HOBOKEN, NJ — The Hoboken Bike Camp, a life-changing program that aims to teach individuals with disabilities how to ride a two-wheel bicycle independently, returns for its 11th year this summer.

Hosted by local non-profit Hoboken Family Alliance (HFA), the camp will run from June 27 through July 1 at Hoboken High School (800 Clinton Street). The program is operated in conjunction with ...

Hoboken Girl Scout Organizes Pet Food Pantry At HCC

HOBOKEN, NJ — A newly-launched pet food pantry at the Hoboken Community Center (HCC) aims to ensure individuals who may be struggling financially won’t be forced to consider surrendering their four-legged friend simply because hard times make it tough to provide the basics.

The offering — which HCC says will help ensure pets can stay at home, with their families — is ...

Officials Reaffirm Support Of American Legion Post 107's Affordable Housing Initiative

HOBOKEN, NJ — On the eve of Memorial Day weekend, local and state officials reaffirmed their support of an affordable housing initiative that aims to get nearly two dozen veterans off the streets.

After successfully completing the first phase of the project — which involved building and furnishing apartments for veterans at the American Legion Post 107 headquarters on Second Street ...

How Social Media Helped Hoboken Woman Save A Street Cat

HOBOKEN, NJ — A cat saved from the streets has found his forever home, thanks to some help from Hoboken’s active social media community.

A newcomer to the Mile Square City, 22-year-old Samantha Cors met Stanley back in February, when she began fostering him.

“When I brought him home, we kind of stared at each other from across the kitchen wondering how in the world we had ...

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5 Healthy Recipes for Your Backyard Barbecue

When you think of a classic American summer, three things come to mind—the Fourth of July, swimming pools, and, of course, barbecues. There are hundreds of different kinds of meat to cook (even more vegetarian alternatives) and thousands of recipes you can create from the comfort of your own grill.

But, this beloved tradition is particularly partial to high-calorie, meaty ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Obituaries

Jul 4, 1929 - Dec 12, 2021
James Dugan, a former State Senator, State Chairman of the New Jersey Democratic Party, and a ...
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