Bayonne Futsal Club Team Finalist in the Boys Under 9 Year Old Championship

Bayonne Futbol Organization   Bayonne Mayor Jimmy Davis (Center) with two teams who are finalist in the Bayonne Futsal Club. The team on the left is team Real Sociedad and the team on the right is Atletico Bilbao. Finalist in the Boys under 9-year-old Championship.
The coach for Real Sociedad is Chris Piechocki (2nd from left back row)and the coach for Atletico Bilbao is Mark Bottino (3rd from right back row with  (Victor Pesantez league director)  red  shirt  and Mayor Davis.

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Annual Det. Marc DiNardo Jersey City St. Patrick’s Day One Block Parade

One block parade McCormack

Photo by Rich McCormack

On St. Patrick’s Day 200 parade marchers walked in the “Jersey City’s One Block Parade which has become an annual event in Jersey City in honor of  Slain Jersey City Detective Marc Dinardo.

Former Jc Mayor Healy

Photo by Tom Murphy

This year parade attendees marched along Divison Street  between Sixth and Seventh Streets.

Healy’s Tavern  located on Newark Avenue off of  Divison Street hosted the parade.

One block parade jc

Photo by Rich Mc Cormack

Marching in this year’s parade was Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop, Former Mayor Jerramiah Healy, Former New Jersey Governor Jim Mc Greevey, Hudson County Executive Tom De Gise and other Hudson County dignitaries and Jersey City citizens.

 

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March is Women’s History Month Local Hudson County Events Spotlight Women’s Voices

WomenSPEAK

 By Sally Deering

March Women's History Month “I’ve come to believe that each of us has a personal calling that’s as unique as a fingerprint – and that the best way to succeed is to discover what you love and then find a way to offer it to others in the form of service, working hard, and also allowing the energy of the universe to lead you.” - Oprah Winfrey.

Oprah epitomizes the achievements one woman can make after facing extreme personal and professional challenges; and here in Hudson, many women follow in Oprah’s successful footsteps.

March is Women’s History Month, and to celebrate, the Hudson County Office of Cultural Affairs and Art House Productions in Jersey City are planning two events that pay tribute to women and their achievements.

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Carpe Diem in Hoboken brings the Neighborhood back to the Bar

Continental Food, Cold Brews, and Skinny Martinis

  By Sally Deering

 Carpe Diem in Hoboken

Carpe Diem’s dining room features comfy chairs with a real working fireplace

On Hoboken’s west side right around 14th Street, the neighborhood continues to reinvent itself from industrial no man’s land to a thriving residential neighborhood with apartment complexes, daycares, dry cleaners, even a big chain supermarket. Still, it wouldn’t be a real Jersey neighborhood without a local pub where the food is tasty, the beer flows cold from the tap, and you can belly up to the bar to share a pint with your neighbor. Continue reading

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NJ Turnpike Authority Interchange 14A Improvement Project

$310 Million Turnpike Authority Project for Interchange 14A Begining in 2015 Completed by 2018

New Jersey Turnpike Authority 14A Improvement Project

New Jersey Turnpike Authority Officials, Bayonne  Mayor Jimmy Davis The Bayonne City Council,  Hudson County Executive Tom DeGise, New Jersey State Senator Sandra Cunningham, Assemblyman Charles Mainor,Jersey City  Deputy Director Vivian Brady-Philips  broke ground  on Wednesday, March 11th for the $310 million NJ Turnpike Authority’s Interchange 14 A Improvement Project.

This project is being funded as part of the Turnpike Authority’s ongoing 10-year, $7billion capital program. Continue reading

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CBRE GROUP INC. ARRANGES RECORD SETTING SALE OF MIXED-USE PROPERTY FOR $1.2 MILLION IN JERSEY CITY

River View Observer CBRE JO Sq property JERSEY CITY, N.J. – CBRE Group, Inc. announced today that it has arranged the sale of 2866 John F. Kennedy Boulevard in Jersey City, N.J. for approximately $1.2 million. The three-story mixed-use building is fully occupied, with Subway residing in its ground floor retail space and occupied multifamily apartments comprising the second and third floors. The 4,200-square-foot property is located in the heart of Journal Square, one of the most active markets in the Tri-State area. 

CBRE’s Tri-State Investment Properties team of Charles Berger and Mark Silverman of New Jersey Investment Properties and Elli Klapper of New York Investment Properties represented the seller in the transaction. The CBRE team was able to secure record pricing in terms of price-per-unit, in-place cap rate and price per sq. ft. The transaction offers an excellent upside for the income buyer upon the expiration of current below-market leases. 

“The CBRE Investment Properties team is one of the most active in the Jersey City area, having closed three deals in the last month valuing approximately $25 million,” said Mr. Berger. “Journal Square is one of the hottest markets in the Tri-State region and we just recently put three more deals into contract for record pricing, with several more on the way. We are actively assisting owners in monetizing their commercial and multifamily properties and are working with buyers throughout the country who want to break into this booming market.”

Located directly across from the Journal Square path station, 2866 John F. Kennedy Boulevard is situated in a prime location for commuters. The area – which is in a clear upswing of retail and residential rentals – is surrounded by national and local retailers and is in the immediate vicinity of 30 projects in various stages of development.

About CBRE Group, Inc.
CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (in terms of 2014 revenue).  The Company has more than 52,000 employees (excluding affiliates), and serves real estate owners, investors and occupiers through more than 370 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide. CBRE offers strategic advice and execution for property sales and leasing; corporate services; property, facilities and project management; mortgage banking; appraisal and valuation; development services; investment management; and research and consulting. Please visit our website at  www.cbre.com .

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Peninsula Women’s Club Honors Local Women of Achievement

 

Peninsula Women's Club On Sunday, March 15, 2015 from 11am – 2pm, the Peninsula Women’s Club will host their 2nd Annual Women of Achievement Brunch.  The Brunch will be held at The Chandelier located at 1081 Broadway, Bayonne NJ and the cost is $35.00 per person.

The Club’s motto is “striving for a better community” and the brunch honors a woman, as well as a young woman, who they feel lives this motto.  Madeline Lo Re, a local business owner, has worked within our community to bring awareness to others for various cancer treatments and precautions.  Briel Peters, a high school Junior, is involved with her community, school and Church with many different activities.  PWC celebrates these women for all they do for our community.

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Gimme Shelter Project Organized Stitch In Mar. 8th

The Gimme Shelter Project grew from Michelle Vitale’s work  with the homeless and it is to bring awareness to the 16% homeless increase in New Jersey(taken from the Homeless Point In Time Count).

 

Gimme Shelter Brochure Ms. Vitale has created 8 out of 16 weatherized blankets with the intent to give them away after the full 16 are made. The other 8 have organized Stitch Ins so the community can contribute to the project.

Columbus Window Gimme Shelter Michelle Vitale and Wilbury4 out of Vitale’s 8 blankets are currently on view at Windows on Columbus with an an opening this Friday March 6th from 6 to 8. Also works from Gail Wilbury

 

Gimme Shelter River View Observer

The organized Stitch In will take place on Sunday March 8th
Jersey City City Hall 280 Grove Street from 12 noon to 3pm
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Actor Harrison Ford Hospitalized After Plane Crash in California

Actor Harrison Ford crashed his 1942 single-engine World War II training plane, a Ryan Aeronautical model ST3KR on Thursday. Ford crashed shortly after taking off from Santa Monica Airport and landed on Penmar Golf Course in Venice California.

According to NBC4 News the actor is fine and has been treated for some gashes.
A later report indicated that Ford walked away from the accident to a waiting ambulance.

Ford has survived previous plane and helicopter crashes in the past.

A video released by NBC4 News shows the plane Ford was piloting right before the crash.


Source www.NBCNewYork.com

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