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TRAFFIC ALERT!

NJDOT officials have announced daily closures for the entrance ramp onto the Route 1&9 Pulaski Skyway northbound from Central Ave. in South Kearny.

Beginning Monday, Oct. 31, the ramp is scheduled to be closed from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. each weekday for approximately two weeks, through Friday, Nov. 11. Motorists will be directed to use Route 1&9T northbound heading east.

The closures are part of an ongoing interim bridge deck repair and drainage improvement project on the Skyway.

The precise timing of the work is subject to change due to weather and other factors. Motorists are encouraged to check NJDOT’s traffic information website www.511nj.org for construction updates and real-time travel information.

BREAKING NEWS: Lyndhurst School District gives tours of facilities.

As the Lyndhurst School District and Community prepares for the December 13, 2011 Referendum, we would like to give the members of our community the opportunity to tour the school facilities. During these tours, you will be able to see each school building, as well as the proposed facility plans and upgrades. The tour dates are as follows:

October 13, 2011 6:00pm-7:00pm or 7:00pm-8:00pm Roosevelt School
October 18, 2011 6:00pm-7:00pm or 7:00pm-8:00pm Lyndhurst High School
October 19, 2011 6:00pm-7:00pm or 7:00pm-8:00pm Washington School
October 20, 2011 6:00pm-7:00pm or 7:00pm-8:00pm Jefferson School

BREAKING NEWS: Disaster Recovery Centers Closed for Columbus Day

NEPTUNE, N.J. — Officials at the FEMA/State Joint Field Office announced that the Disaster Recovery Centers in New Jersey will be closed for Columbus Day, Monday, Oct. 10. They will re-open on Tuesday, Oct. 11 and resume normal hours of 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Assistance is available from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. by calling the Helpline, 800-621-3362.

Anyone affected by the disaster may register for assistance by calling FEMA’s toll-free registration line at 1-800-621-3362 (FEMA). Those with access or functional needs and who use a TTY, call 800-462-7585. Video Relay Service and 711 are also available by calling 800-621-3362.  Hours are 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily.  Multilingual operators are available. Register anytime online at www.fema.gov or m.fema.gov.

Residents can find the DRC closest to them online at: http://asd.fema.gov/inter/locator/home.htm. The deadline to register is Oct. 31.

BREAKING NEWS: Drowning Victim Found

The body of 21-year-old Georgie Pena was found Tuesday morning. Kearny Police officers found the body at 7:30 a.m. on the east side of the river behind Pathmark in Kearny. The body was taken to the medical examiner’s office and was identified as Pena.

BREAKING NEWS: FEMA Disaster Notices/ How to Apply for Help

FEMA

FEMA has released information today about how to apply for financial aid for damages occurred during Hurricane Irene. Click the link below for the complete listing. Link below will open a PDF file and take you to another page.

Disaster Assistance Forms

BREAKING NEWS: Flood Recovery Center

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has opened one flood recovery center in each of New Jersey’s 21 counties to serve those affected by Hurricane Irene’s flooding.

The Hudson County recovery center is located at The Resource Center (library), 1379 Paterson Plank Road, Secaucus, second floor.

FEMA encourages applicants to first register by calling 1-800-621-FEMA or go online to www.fema.gov. Bring your registration number, a photo I.D. and detailed list of flood damage when visiting recovery center.

BREAKING NEWS: FEMA Disaster Notices/ How to Apply for Help

FEMA

FEMA

FEMA has released information today about how to apply for financial aid for damages occurred during Hurricane Irene. Click the link below for the complete listing. Link below will open a PDF file and take you to another page.

Disaster Assistance Forms

BREAKING NEWS: Flood Recovery Center

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has opened one flood recovery center in each of New Jersey’s 21 counties to serve those affected by Hurricane Irene’s flooding.

The Hudson County recovery center is located at The Resource Center (library), 1379 Paterson Plank Road, Secaucus, second floor.

FEMA encourages applicants to first register by calling 1-800-621-FEMA or go online to www.fema.gov.  Bring your registration number, a photo I.D. and detailed list of  flood damage when visiting recovery center.

BREAKING NEWS: FEMA Disaster Notices/ How to Apply for Help

 

FEMA has released information today about how to apply for financial aid for damages occurred during Hurricane Irene. Click the link below for the complete listing. Link below will open a PDF file and take you to another page.

Disaster Assistance Forms

 

 

 

BREAKING NEWS: Flood Recovery Centers

The Federal Emeregency Management Agency has opened one flood recovery center in each of New Jersey’s 21 counties to serve those affected by Hurricane Irene’s flooding.

The Hudson County recovery center is located at The Resource Center (library), 1379 Paterson Plank Road, Seacaucus, second floor.

FEMA encourages applicants to first register by calling 1-800-621-FEMA or go online to www.fema.gov.  Bring your regisatration number, a photo I.D. and detailed list of  flood damage when visiting recovery center.