News

Mayor Fulop to Swear in 21 New Firefighters

User Rating:  / 0

JERSEY CITY – Mayor Steven M. Fulop and Jersey City Fire Department officials will swear in 21 new firefighters at an 11 a.m. ceremony on Friday, August 9, 2013, at City Hall, 280 Grove Street. 

Read more: Mayor Fulop to Swear in 21 New Firefighters

Killing of Filipino nurse condemned

User Rating:  / 0


CHICAGO (FAXX/jGLi) – Philippine Ambassador to the U.S. Jose L. Cuisia, Jr. on Saturday (July 27) condemned the senseless killing of a Filipino nurse who was shot dead in Memphis'

Read more: Killing of Filipino nurse condemned

Mayor Fulop Announces $30 Million in CHOICE Neighborhood Tax Credits for JCHA

User Rating:  / 0

JERSEY CITY – Mayor Steven M. Fulop announced on August 3 that the Jersey City Housing Authority (JCHA) has received $30 million in Choice Neighborhood tax credit funding.  

Read more: Mayor Fulop Announces $30 Million in CHOICE Neighborhood Tax Credits for JCHA

BIR chief: 90% of PH professionals tax evaders

User Rating:  / 0

There were around 1.7 million self-employed professionals in the country who paid a total of P9.8 billion in taxes in 2010, or an average of only P5,764, according to Revenue Commissioner Kim Jacinto-Henares.

Read more: BIR chief: 90% of PH professionals tax evaders

Jersey City man, 21, identified as victim of latest fatal shooting

User Rating:  / 0

The victim in last night’s (August 7) fatal shooting in Jersey City has been identified as a 21-year-old man who police found lying on Forrest Street, riddled with bullets.

Read more: Jersey City man, 21, identified as victim of latest fatal shooting

BOC workers slam corrupt tag

User Rating:  / 0

MANILA - More than 3,000 employees of the Bureau of Customs (BOC) wore black armbands yesterday to protest allegations of corruption in their ranks.

Read more: BOC workers slam corrupt tag

Jersey City Police Launch Shooting Response Team Modeled after Successful Operation Ceasefire

User Rating:  / 0

JERSEY CITY – Mayor Steven M. Fulop and Jersey City Police Department officials announced the launch of a new Shooting Response Team modeled after the successful Operation Ceasefire program, which is aimed at curtailing gun violence in urban areas. 

Read more: Jersey City Police Launch Shooting Response Team Modeled after Successful Operation Ceasefire

Mayor’s Action Bureau Expanded & Renamed ‘Resident Response Center’

User Rating:  / 0

JERSEY CITY, July 24 – Mayor Steven M. Fulop today announced the expansion and enhancement of the former Mayor’s Action Bureau, which is also being renamed as the ‘Resident Response Center.’

Read more: Mayor’s Action Bureau Expanded & Renamed ‘Resident Response Center’

Obama names Philip Goldberg new US Ambassador to PH

User Rating:  / 0

United States President Barack Obama has appointed a new ambassador to the Philippines, replacing Harry Thomas Jr. who ends his tour of duty this year, an embassy statement said on Thursday. 

Read more: Obama names Philip Goldberg new US Ambassador to PH

Council President Lavarro to Introduce Ordinance to Abolish Health Benefits For Jersey City MUA Commissioners

User Rating:  / 0

JERSEY CITY, July 24 – City Council President Rolando Lavarro, Jr. will introduce an ordinance at next week’s City Council meeting that will abolish health benefits for volunteer commissioners of the Jersey City Municipal Utilities Authority Board. MUA Board members get full health benefits despite only working one hour per week.

Read more: Council President Lavarro to Introduce Ordinance to Abolish Health Benefits For Jersey City MUA...

The Filipino Express

2711 John F. Kennedy Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ 07306 USA.

Phone: 201 434-1114
Fax: 201 434-0880

www.filipinoexpress.com
E-mail: Filexpress@aol.com

Who's Online

We have 605 guests and no members online