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Hoboken Sets Next Public Safety Meeting With The Community For July 27

July 6, 2022

HOBOKEN, NJ — As part of an effort to raise awareness of public safety initiatives and educational campaigns, the Hoboken Police Department is continuing to host informal meetings with residents.

After debuting the Hoboken Community and Public Safety (CAPS) forums program in May, the city has scheduled its next session for July 27 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Black Rail Coffee (800 Jackson ...

Hoboken PD: Good Samaritan Attempts To Save Man Who Jumped Into Hudson River

HOBOKEN, NJ —A 52-year-old Jersey City man died after police say witnesses saw him jump into the Hudson River on Saturday night, despite an attempt by a Good Samaritan to save his life.

Shortly after 8 p.m., first responders were dispatched to the area of Frank Sinatra Drive and 7th Street after receiving 911 calls reporting an individual in the water, according to Hoboken ...

Hoboken Firefighter Unions Award First-Ever Scholarship To Graduating Senior

HOBOKEN, NJ — Thanks to a new charity fund formed by Hoboken firefighters, a college-bound senior from Hoboken High School will receive some help to hit the ground running for Freshman year.

Last week, members of Hoboken Firefighters Local 1076 and 1078 presented their first ever Hoboken Fire Locals Memorial Scholarship to Rowan Ellison, the Class of 2022 valedictorian.  As ...

Active Shooter Drills Planned At Stevens Institute Of Technology

HOBOKEN, NJ — Stevens Institute of Technology’s on-campus police, along with officers from Hoboken Police Department, plan to conduct a series of active shooter drills at the university.

According to Stevens, exercises were held on June 13 and will be again June 14 as well as June 20 and June 21 between 5 and 10 p.m. and will be based in the newly-opened University Center ...

Following Shooting, Hoboken Will Still Host Police Pop-Up On Wednesday

HOBOKEN, NJ — In the wake of a shooting that left a 17-year-old boy injured, Hoboken officials plan to hold a previously scheduled public outreach session on Wednesday night and are encouraging the community to attend.

Last week, the department unveiled plans to launch a special series of family-friendly outreach sessions around the city and announced the first “Police ...

Hoboken Shooting Update: Police Say Bullet Struck Apartment Window, No Additional Injuries Reported

HOBOKEN, NJ — Police are continuing to investigate a shooting that sent a 17-year-old boy to the hospital Monday night in Hoboken.

Following the incident — which was reported in the area of 4th Street between Jackson and Harrison streets around 9:19 p.m. — detectives recovered eight shell casings and a 9mm handgun, according to Detective Lt. Danilo Cabrera.

They also ...

Know Them? Hoboken Police Help Identifying Persons Of Interest In Willow Ave Assault

HOBOKEN, NJ — Hoboken police are seeking the public’s help in identifying two men considered persons of interest in an assault.

On Friday evening, police released images of men wanted for questioning regarding the incident, which they said took place on the 900 block of Willow Avenue in February.

Anyone who recognizes the men should contact Det. Mike Losurdo at 201-420-2100 ext.

Hoboken Launches 'Police Pop Up'

HOBOKEN, NJ —As part of an effort to engage with the public, the Hoboken Police Department plans to launch a special series of family-friendly outreach sessions around the city.

The first “Police Pop-up” is scheduled for June 8 from 5 to 7 p.m.  at the Harrison Garden Courtyard (Third and Jackson streets) and will include educational outreach for adults, children’s ...

Bayonne PD, State Police Seek Public’s Helping Finding Missing Autistic Man

BAYONNE, NJ — Authorities are seeking the public’s help locating a 25-year-old autistic man from Bayonne who was reported missing.

According to New Jersey State Police, Joseph Song was last seen on the evening of May 22 wearing a black t-shirt with a blue Smurf on the front and back, short black sweatpants and gray sneakers.

Song is described as an Asian male, 5’5” ...

Port Authority Officers, Bystander Save Man Having Medical Emergency On PATH Train

HOBOKEN, NJ —Port Authority police officers and a bystander jumped into action Thursday to save a man’s life when he had a medical emergency on board a train at the Hoboken PATH station.

Around 6:29 p.m., Police Officers Mike Maratta and Sean Kelly were dispatched to a train parked on Track 2, where they found an unconscious man and immediately began life-saving efforts, Port ...


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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 ...

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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