Avans Nets Goal In NJCU Victory

JERSEY CITY – Junior midfielder Gabriel Avans (Roselle Park /Union Catholic) scored a goal in New Jersey City University’s 4-3 overtime victory over St. Joseph’s College (LI) in a non-conference game on Wednesday at the Robert L. McNulty Memorial Soccer Field.

Movie Review: “Drive” – Fasten Your Seatbelts

Director Nicolas Winding Refn’s “Drive,” starring Ryan Gosling as a stunt driver who moonlights as a getaway man (or is it vice versa?) is equipped with four speeds. There’s the prelude, where maybe we learn something about Driver; the complication, when he meets the gal; the ensuing crime drama; and then a power shift that throws us for a loop.

Trans-Hudson Rail Tunnel Hopes Linger

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Senate Appropriations Committee approved a measure that includes a minimum of $15 million for Amtrak to begin design and engineering work on the Gateway Tunnel project, U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ) announced today.