ALTOMARE, JULIA
May 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered May 20 at St. Francis R.C. Church, Hoboken, for Julia Altomare, 92, of Hoboken. She passed away at home surrounded by her children on May 16. Born in Molfetta, Italy, Jul...
CARACCIO, FRANK A.
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A funeral mass was offered May 15 at St. Joseph’s of the Palisades Church, West New York, for Frank A. Caraccio, 78, of West New York. He passed away May 11. Frank was a retired police sergeant of ...
COLANTINO, MARY ISABELLE
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A funeral mass took place May 16 at St. Joseph of the Palisades Church for Mary Isabelle Colantino, 79, of Weehawken. She passed away May 13. She was born in Brooklyn, and lived for over 50 years i...
HADDAD, SAMIR
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Funeral services took place May 22 at Trinity Evangelical Free Church, Teaneck, for Samir Haddad, 64, of Teaneck, formerly of Jersey City. He passed away May 18. Samir owned Haddad Engine Rebuilder...
Council passes $108.4M budget
City tax rate stays flat, but county taxes set to jump; SW Park pushed back
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
May 24, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken City Council approved a $108.4 million budget with no city tax rate increase for the 2015 calendar year at its Wednesday, May 20 meeting. The total budget is down almost 2 percent from ...
Let’s roll!
‘Bike JC’ kicks off sixth annual bicycle tour and festival
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Bikes will fill the local streets on June 7 when the annual Jersey City Ward Tour & Festival returns for its sixth year and celebrates the growth of bike culture in the state’s second-largest city....
Sacco begins seventh term as mayor
Team sworn in among crowd of officials, well-wishers
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Nicholas Sacco is the mayor of North Bergen – not big news after 24 years in the role, but it’s official again as of May 19. That’s when he took the oath of office for the seventh time (the ninth l...
HOLLOWAY, JANET
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Funeral services took place May 14 for Janet Holloway, 76, of Secaucus. She passed away May 12. She was a retired secretary working for O.O.C.L. in New York City for 22 years. She was the wife of R...
Uncommon valor
200 Club of Hudson County pays tribute to first responders
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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While the men and women who work as firefighters, police officers, or emergency medical technicians generally do so without fanfare, those who have shown exceptional dedication to duty get their da...
Can city make it easier to start and run a business?
Zimmer addresses concerns from local professionals about zoning holdup, traffic
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
May 24, 2015 | 5 5 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
In a wide-ranging talk with members of the city’s business community at a Hoboken Chamber of Commerce breakfast this past Tuesday, Mayor Dawn Zimmer addressed a number of concerns and cited initiat...