Community Announcements

July 8, 2020

JERSEY CITY, NJ - Longtime Hudson Pride Center (HPC) staff member Elizabeth Schedl has been named as the organization’s new Executive Director, a statement announced Wednesday. According to Obsetee Korme, Board Chair for the Hudson Pride Center, “Elizabeth has been a shining star and along with ...

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HOBOKEN - The U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) has announced the scheduled July 4th flyover of New York City and the Hudson River, as part of its "salute to the Great Cities of the American Revolution." Reportedly led by the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds, the flyover will also consist of F-15 and ...

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HOBOKEN - Guessing they didn't get the memo... Macy's, the New York City-based retail giant, have announced that they will be launching spontaneous fireworks displays across the City starting Monday, and continuing all week long leading up to the mega display on Saturday, July 4. "From ...

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JERSEY CITY and BAYONNE, NJ -  In an effort to celebrate the day when all slaves were declared free at the end of the American Civil War, Mayor Steven Fulop issued an executive order Wednesday declaring Juneteenth as an official city holiday. City employees will be paid for the day even though ...

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JERSEY CITY - Good neighbors share. That's the message coming out of Hoboken and Jersey City today, after years of head-scratching over the two cities incompatible bike share programs. Hoboken Mayor Ravi S. Bhalla and Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop are currently peddling/pedaling a plan for a ...

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HUDSON COUNTY, NJ — After on-and-off enforcement of parking regulations and street sweeping amid the COVID-19 quarantine, both Hoboken and Jersey City have returned to their regular schedule. "As a reminder, street sweeping regulations resume on Monday for the week of May 18," said the City of ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ—Officials in Hoboken have announced a gradual re-opening of City parks, beginning on Friday. “Based on the recent data demonstrating a downward trend in new, confirmed cases in Hoboken, and the important benefits of outdoor activities on mental health, we are moving forward with the ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - SUEZ North Jersey is reporting a massive water main break that has disrupted Jersey City water service Tuesday. According to the utility, a contractor hit the 36″ water main on Route 7. Repairs are reportedly underway.

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Street sweepers will be redeployed on the city’s main streets beginning Monday, officials have announced. Alternate side of the street parking rules will be enforced on weekday mornings on the designated streets. Parking rules for meters, zone permits, and driveway ...

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Jersey City native Norris Snipe, an airman with the US Navy, is serving aboard the USS Harry S. Truman in the Red Sea. Snipe is assigned to the “Proud Warriors” of Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 72 as part of the Truman Carrier Strike Group deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of ...

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