News UpdatesUpdated: 09:34 PM

  • New restaurants, businesses moving into downtown Asbury Park

    Lampert, who came from Hoboken's Pilsener Haus & Biergarten, said her boss at the North Jersey restaurant wanted to open something down the shore, so she introduced him to Carter Sackman, of Sackman Enterprises, and ultimately they decided that Asbury ...

    NJ 1 month ago
  • Frustrated commuters take to Twitter after more PATH train service suspensions

    After an electric fire in New York City on Sunday at 4 p.m., PATH train service to 33rd Street from Journal Square and Hoboken were suspended through noon yesterday, causing morning rush havoc. Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop, whose administration is ...

    NJ 1 month ago
  • Health notes

    The Hoboken Shoprite Supermarket, 900 Madison St., Hoboken, will host a series of events, led by in-store dietician Jenna Stock, for National Cholesterol Education Month during the month of September. Some of these events include a “Produce Pick” event ...

    NJ 1 month ago
  • Youth Notes

    Hoboken Library, 500 Park Ave., Hoboken, is seeking youths who would like to become committed volunteers for its "Book Buddies" program, which will resume every Thursday at 3:30 p.m., starting on Oct. 2. This program matches fluent readers, ages 8 ...

    NJ 1 month ago
  • Health Notes

    The Hoboken Shoprite Supermarket, 900 Madison St., Hoboken, will host a series of events, led by in-store dietician Jenna Stock. “Build a Better Breakfast” is tomorrow from noon at 3 p.m.; and a “Live Right with ShopRite!” cooking class for kids aged 6 ...

    NJ 1 month, 1 week ago
  • Dreamcatcher Theatre in Summit to present 100 years, Oct. 2-19

    From the playwright of such funny and topical plays as Rounding Third, Gun-Shy and The Pursuit of Happiness, 100 Years confronts today's most dire global crises with incisive humor and sly wisdom. The comedy will be directed by Laura Ekstrand of ...

    NJ 1 month, 1 week ago
  • Political Insider: Activist shakes up freeholder meeting by questioning OEM ...

    McCabe said it was utilized during a blizzard and, with the help of other OEM buses from nearby counties, to transport patients from a Hoboken hospital that was threatened with flooding by Superstorm Sandy. ... Obviously, the real concern here for her ...

    NJ 1 month, 1 week ago
  • RAW Jersey group show 'Allure' bringing fashion, music, art to Hoboken

    Local artist showcase RAW Jersey is back in Hoboken, this time with over 25 visual artists, musicians, fashion designers and more. Director Jessica LaRotta says next Thursday's event, "Allure," puts the spotlight on fashion designers like The House of ...

    NJ 1 month, 2 weeks ago
  • Christie bridge scandal: A timeline of events

    9: The Port Authority closes two of three local access lanes from Fort Lee to the George Washington Bridge, the nation's busiest crossing, bringing traffic to a halt and turning borough streets into a parking lot. Records show Fort Lee Mayor Mark ...

    NJ 1 month, 2 weeks ago
  • Best of Munchmobile 2014: Top restaurants, dishes of summer named

    We were all over the map in more ways than one, visiting food trucks, barbecue joints, diners, bakeries (on separate cupcake and cheesecake trips), the Ironbound, sub shops, raw bars, Middle Eastern restaurants, Jersey boardwalks, roadside ice cream ...

    NJ 1 month, 2 weeks ago
  • Hudson County events to commemorate 13th anniversary of 9/11 attacks

    The Jersey City Medical Center-Barnabas Health will use the anniversary of Sept. 11 to help prepare the community for possible disasters and emergency situations. The free ... The ceremony will be attended by three Guttenberg families who lost loved ...

    NJ 1 month, 2 weeks ago
  • 88th annual Hoboken Italian Festival kicks off at Sinatra Park

    “Everyone when we came to America we brought the picture of the Madonna for protection, good health, prosperity, “said Cappelluti who is a former Hoboken resident now living in Carlstadt. Asked what his favorite food at the festival is, Cappelluti said ...

    NJ 1 month, 2 weeks ago
  • East Newark's Tops Diner named second best in N.J.

    ... Tom Sawyer Diner in Paramus. Hudson County is home to tons of great diners, from the Coach House in North Bergen to the Brownstone Diner in Jersey City. Other great late-night local spots include the Broadway Diner in Bayonne and Malibu in Hoboken.

    NJ 1 month, 3 weeks ago
  • From festivals to art shows, look ahead to Hudson County's fall events

    From JC Fridays, which gives the public a chance to appreciate Jersey City's blossoming art scene, to Hoboken's always enthralling Arts and Music Festival, Hudson County is bursting with things to do in the fall. The Jersey Journal has taken a look ...

    NJ 1 month, 3 weeks ago
  • Stevens Tech shows off design for hurricane resistant, solar powered shore home

    "I congratulate Stevens and the SURE HOUSE team on their innovative, forward-thinking design,” said Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer, who attended today's event. “We look forward to learning from the SURE HOUSE and potentially applying some of the ...

    NJ 1 month, 3 weeks ago
  • Bidders for Jersey City ambulance contract state their case

    Robert Luckritz, director of JCMC's EMS squad, argued that JCMC has the staff, technology and experience to get patients to the hospital of their choice in record time. He also referred to JCMC as a “not for profit,” a ... Kelly defended his company's ...

    NJ 1 month, 3 weeks ago
  • Jersey City girl, 7, to perform 'America the Beautiful' at US Open

    Audrey was bitten by the theater bug at 4 when she attended a summer musical camp at Mile Square Theater in Hoboken. She later took a musical ... For the past two Christmases, Audrey has refused gifts and held gift drives for local shelters. And for ...

    NJ 1 month, 4 weeks ago
  • Hoboken real estate company specializes in luxury listings

    This isn't without thought: Ehrgott built the office in North Hoboken using local contractors, designers and retailers to make her agency stand out from the "antiquated" structure of most other businesses. Ehrgott's business opened less than four ...

    NJ 2 months ago
  • Lackawanna Music Festival gets underway at Noon today in Hoboken

    The festival begins at Noon and runs until 10 p.m.. Shinobi Ninja and Ghost Beach will headline the festival this evening. Local performers include the Karyn Kuhl Band and Nipsey, both of Hoboken, and Union City bilingual singer-songwriter Allison Strong.

    NJ 2 months ago
  • Lackawanna Music Festival returns to Pier A Park tomorrow

    For the fest, Mindak recruited eight indie bands from different genres and areas. Locals include the Karyn Kuhl Band and Nipsey, both of Hoboken, and Union City bilingual singer-songwriter Allison Strong. There will also be two special performances by ...

    NJ 2 months ago