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Hoboken, ferry company reach deal on coveted riverfront spot

Jun. 17, 2021 16:32 PM EDT

HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — A deal has been reached on a coveted piece of real estate on the Hudson River that had been the source of a court battle between the city of Hoboken and ferry company NY Waterway. State and local officials announced Thursday that Hoboken will pay NY...

5 lawsuits from Hoboken train crash settled for $8 million

Jun. 14, 2021 15:11 PM EDT

More than $8 million has been paid to settle five lawsuits stemming from the deadly crash of a New Jersey Transit train in 2016, including one filed by the family of a woman who was killed. Attorneys representing Fabiola Bittar de Kroon and four other plaintiffs who had...

Death of woman found in NJ parking garage called suspicious

May. 31, 2021 11:44 AM EDT

HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say the death of a woman whose body was found in a New Jersey parking garage is being treated as suspicious. The Hudson County prosecutor's office said Monday that the body was reported just after 6 a.m. Sunday in the Hoboken garage. ...

NJ Transit settles suits in deadly crash at commuter station

May. 14, 2021 16:20 PM EDT

HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — NJ Transit has reached settlements in lawsuits filed by the family of a woman killed and people injured in a 2016 crash when a train slammed into a Hoboken, New Jersey, station. NJ Transit spokesperson Nancy Snyder said settlements were reached in...

8 years after Sandy, $230M Hoboken flood plan gets kickoff

May. 06, 2021 16:00 PM EDT

HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — More than eight years after Superstorm Sandy pushed the Hudson River over its banks and left Hoboken residents without power or water for days, the New Jersey city officially kicked off a large-scale flood prevention project Thursday that it hopes will be a national...