Dawn Zimmer

State police personnel led children from the school, following the shooting. (credit: Newtown Bee Photo, Shannon Hicks)

Officials React To Mass School Shooting In Newtown, Connecticut

Officials from Connecticut and beyond are expressing their shock and horror.


Receding floodwaters from Sandy in Hoboken - Nov. 1, 2012 (credit: David Wachs)

Hoboken Mayor Tries To Get Extended FEMA Coverage For Flooded Basement Apartments

There are many basement apartments in Hoboken, and quite a few of them were fouled by sewage and river water as a result of superstorm Sandy.


President Barack Obama is greeted by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie upon arriving in Atlantic City, New Jersey, on October 31, 2012 to visit areas hardest hit by Sandy. (Photo credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Vows To Restore Power, Help Residents In New Jersey

Touring storm-ravaged New Jersey with Gov. Chris Christie Wednesday, President Barack Obama pledged that all affected residents would get help as quickly as possible.

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With limited functioning transportation options people wait for ferry tickets October 31, 2012 in Hoboken. (credit: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

National Guard Brought In To Help Residents In Hoboken After Sandy

Some streets in the city still look like lakes, leaving thousands holed up in their brownstones, condos, and other housing.


The Shoprite on Tenth and Madison in Hoboken after Superstorm Sandy. (credit: Twitter/csantoro03)

Widespread Flooding In Hoboken After Sandy Batters Mile Square City

The city known as the birthplace of baseball and Frank Sinatra is reeling from Hurricane Sandy.


Water breaches sand dunes in Belmar, NJ as Hurricane Sandy approaches on Monday, Oct. 29, 2012 (credit: Kathryn Brown/CBS 2)

Sandy Makes Landfall, Devastates Many Areas Of New Jersey

Wind gusts up to 89 mph were reported in Surf City on Long Beach Island, after Sandy made landfall.


221 Jackson Street - Hoboken, NJ (file / credit: Google Maps)

Water Line Break Leaves Hoboken Seniors Without Water

A service line from the water main servicing 10-story-tall 221 Jackson Street broke, Juan Melli, spokesman for Mayor Dawn Zimmer, told WCBS 880.


JWoww, Snooki (credit: Ian Gavan/Getty Images)

Hoboken Denies Permit For ‘Jersey Shore’ Spin-Off Show For Snooki & JWoww

A letter from the city and mayor says that the denial of the application is based on the “negative impact it would have on the health, safety and welfare of our community.”


Hoboken University Medical Center - Hoboken, NJ (file / credit: Hoboken University Medical Center)

Deal Reached To Keep Hoboken University Medical Center Open

Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer said the hospital and a committee of creditors reached a last-minute agreement.


Hoboken University Medical Center - Hoboken, NJ (file / credit: Hoboken University Medical Center)

Hoboken University Medical Center, New Jersey’s Oldest Hospital, May Close; Christie Pledges Help

For old timers, Hoboken University Medical Center will forever be St. Mary’s Hospital. Soon, it may be nothing at all. Gov. Christie Christie has now pledged state help to keep that from happening.


Long Branch Shelter (credit: CBS 2)

Shelter Volunteers Work To Reassure Evacuees From NJ

The first rain and wind from Hurricane Irene arrived in New Jersey by midday Saturday, and by the evening,thousands of evacuees headed to local shelters to wait out the storm.



1st Ward Noise Complaints Prompt Hoboken Mayor To Hold Community Hearing

In some ways, Hoboken is a victim of its own success. A thriving nightlife means healthy businesses and a robust tax base but there’s a price to be paid and it’s meausre in decibels.


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Hoboken Initiative Hopes To End The ‘Stigma’ Attached To Mental Illness

Brenda Luchetti hopes signs declaring the city a “Mental Health Stigma Free Zone” will bring heightened awareness to mental illness.


Hoboken St Patrick's Day

Hoboken Says St. Patrick’s Day Parade Moves From Saturday After Debauchery

The mayor of Hoboken says there’s too much partying during their city’s parade day, so they’re moving it to mid-week.


Hoboken bike lanes

Bike Lane Battle Crosses GWB Into Hoboken

The mayor of Hoboken wants to make the city pedestrian and bike friendly. That could mean adding more bike lanes in an already congested community.