15 hrs ago
Midday open thread: Canada claims the North Pole, Ron says Rand will probably run for president
Canada intends to lay claim to the North Pole as part of a bid to assert control over a large part of the resource-rich Arctic, Foreign Minister John Baird announced Monday, a move that has raised tensions with Russia, which also claims the territory.
19 hrs ago
Weather Causes Speed Restrictions on Parkway, Turnpike
Written by Anthony Bellano A winter storm system moving through New Jersey has resulted in speed restrictions being put in place on the New Jersey Turnpike and the Garden State Parkway, according to the New Jersey Turnpike Authority.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Democrat Calls for Christie's Port Authority Pick to Step Down
The Port Authority's executive director testified Monday that he was not aware of any purported traffic study that Gov. Chris Christie's top pick at the agency claimed was to blame for the controversial closure of access lanes from Fort Lee to the George Washington Bridge in September.
N.J. Politics: Port Authority official resigns over GWB controversy; Lesniak extends influence
TRENTON - An embattled Port Authority official say he is resigning in the wake of ordering the controversial closing of local access lanes to the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Port Authority Chief to Testify on Fort Lee Lane Closures
The Port Authority's top executive is set to appear before the state Assembly's transportation committee Monday morning after being subpoenaed to testify about the agency's closure of access lanes from Fort Lee to the George Washington Bridge.
PolitiFact N.J.: Loretta Weinberg says George Washington Bridge toll among highest in nation
Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg claims the toll for the George Washington Bridge connecting upper Manhattan and Fort Lee is among the highest bridge tolls in the nation.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
More Port Authority officials ordered to testify on GWB lane closures
On Sept. 12, cars were backed up at the tolls because the approach to the tolls has been narrowed to one toll, seen on far right.
Union City Man Busted After Courthouse Marijuana Break, Police Say
A Union City man at the Fort Lee courthouse to answer a marijuana charge was arrested Thursday morning after he stepped outside to smoke pot, police said.
Fort Lee Suburbanite
Dance With Me dance studio opens on Lemoine Avenue
Dancing with the Stars professionals Maksim Chmerkovskiy, Valentin Chmerkovskiy and Tony Dovolani recently opened Dance With Me dance studio in Fort Lee , located on the second floor of 2029 Lemoine Ave. The Dance With Me chain, founded in 2005, now has six dance studios The new studio offers dance, culture, education and fitness options for ... (more)
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Fort Lee Suburbanite
Fort Lee recognizes 237th anniversary of Washington's Retreat to Victory
The Brigade of the American Revolution are dressed in period garb to recreate a volley fire.
Drunk Driving Charges Against Fort Lee Official Dismissed
Drunk driving charges against the Fort Lee emergency management chief have been dismissed after a police officer's testimony raised questions about the acuracy of a sobriety test , NorthJersey.com reported.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Fort Lee Police Awarded Grant to Combat Drunk Driving
Fort Lee police will receive a $4,400 grant to crack down on drunk driving through the holiday season, state officials announced Wednesday.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Restaino to replace retiring Fort Lee borough administrator
FORT LEE - With Borough Administrator Peggy Thomas set to retire the end of December, her successor likely will report to work mid-month, allowing for a transitional period, officials said.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
The understated but unmistakable quality of long-held Asian ceramics and the wow factor of a spectacular ruby, diamond and platinum cocktail ring combine to lend an upscale tone to Sterling Associates' 707-lot December 12 Holiday Auction.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Church to Host Brunch With Fort Lee Mayor
The Church of the Good Shepherd will host a Sunday morning brunch for the public with Fort Lee Mayor Mark Sokolich, the congregation announced.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Port Authority Explains GWB Closures in Top Fort Lee News
A traffic study led the Port Authority to close two of three access lanes from Fort Lee to the George Washington Bridge, a top agency official told state lawmakers Monday.
Metal Center News
Aluminum Outlook: 'Just Wait Till Next Year!'
Expectations of a strong year were dashed early in 2013. Does the coming year hold more promise for nonferrous metals? The aluminum industry was awash with optimism at the dawn of 2013, with great promise from the soaring aerospace industry, an automotive industry that was growing in both volumes and its use of nonferrous materials, and a ... (more)
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Unclaimed $1M Ticket, GWB Lane Closures in Month's Top Reads
Time is running out for the holder of a $1 million dollar winning Powerball ticket purchased in Fort Lee to claim their prize, according to lottery officials.