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The High Tech $115K settlement that went unreported

Graciela Rubet, a secretary working at the Hudson County Schools of Technology (HCST) since April 2000, was criminally charged and suspended with pay in August 2018 after being accused of burglarizing a student locker at High Tech High School’s prior location in North Bergen.  The arrest initially went unreported, but eventually a story was published…

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‘Bike Hudson County’ Group Leading Bike Lane Initiative

John F. Kennedy Boulevard East (Boulevard East) is a two-way road overlooking the Hudson River, located in Hudson County. The route goes through Weehawken, West New York, Guttenberg, and North Bergen. Presently, there is federal funding planned for a redesign of Boulevard East. Bike Hudson County, a consortium of bike and safe-streets groups, has teamed…

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North Bergen Wins the Trilogy

The trilogy, billed with a ‘Win or Go Home’ stamp, was settled when the Memorial Tigers visited their crosstown rival, North Bergen, for a third round and a stake at the Hudson County Interscholastic League semifinals.   With home-court advantage and a packed crowd, the Bruins immediately responded with a full-court press defense and an all-out…

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One Must Go; Stack vs. Sacco

Every ten years the New Jersey state legislature redraws the State’s legislative districts. This year, the New Jersey Apportionment Commission voted on the new legislative district map for New Jersey, however, the vote did not come without controversy.  The spicy part? The 33rd State Senate Legislative District, represented by Brian Stack, will now clash with…

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Bruins Outclass Tigers in Crosstown Rivalry

The North Bergen Bruins remained unfazed by Memorial’s six-game winning streak, following a devastating one-point loss in overtime against state-ranked Hudson Catholic on Tuesday.  The Bruins responded aggressively and efficiently on Thursday night behind their leader, senior Nazir Nwadike’s impressive 16-point performance.  Nwadike was led to believe that this game should have ended in a…

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Boy’s Basketball: Hawks beat Bruins in Overtime

It was a developing David and Goliath story, one that delivered intensity, back and forth blows and most importantly, overtime.  A narrative that had “upset alert” and vengeance written all over it.  And a game that nailed Ray Allen’s Game 6: “The Shot” moment with senior Eli Camacho’s three that willed his team into overtime…

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Bergen County Woman Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison For 2019 Crash That Killed 66-year-old Driver In North Bergen

On Thursday, January 6, 2022, the Honorable Vincent J. Militello, J.S.C., sentenced Denisse Ortega, 36, of New Milford, to 10 years in New Jersey State Prison for causing the crash that killed Mario Santamaria Sr., 66, on September 29, 2019 in North Bergen. Ortega previously pleaded guilty to first-degree Death by Auto – DWI while…

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