Automatic car booting ends in Hoboken
North End redevelopment advances; three get interviews for police chief
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jul 20, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
The city of Hoboken no longer boots cars that are parked illegally in a permit zone for the first time – at least, not without warning them beforehand. On Tuesday, Mayor Dawn Zimmer said the Hoboke...
SANTIAGO, MELVIN VINCENT
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A mass of Christian burial was celebrated July 18 at St. Aloysius Church for Police Officer Melvin Vincent Santiago, 23. He died suddenly and in the line of duty on July 13. Born in Hoboken, Santia...
‘Gay American’ speech was 10 years ago
Former Gov. McGreevey and others look back at his famous resignation
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Born in Margaret Hague Hospital in Jersey City, baptized in St. Patrick’s Church, former Gov. Jim McGreevey looked back this week, with some sense of disbelief, at his resignation as governor 10 ye...
Track star
Stan Fryczynski one of 25 national finalists for 2014 Inspiring Coach Award
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“I had to read it twice because I thought it was spam,” said Secaucus High School track coach Stan Fryczynski about the e-mail informing him he was a finalist for the 2014 Brooks Inspiring Coaches ...
River patrol
New fireboat protects the river and waterfront
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
If you happened to look out over the Hudson River one afternoon last week, you may have been surprised to see a collection of red boats spouting fountains of water skyward in the area of the Port I...
Zeppoles, live music, and tradition
St. Ann’s Italian ‘Feast’ is back for the 104th time
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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For almost as long as Italians have lived in Hoboken, they have been coming to the feast of St. Ann at St. Ann’s Catholic Church. The annual celebration began 104 years ago, when a statue of St. An...
SHER, SAMUEL
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Funeral services took place July 11 for Samuel Sher, 97, of Union City, formerly of Hoboken and Jersey City. He passed away July 9. He was the husband of the late Ida; father of Rita, Steven and Ne...
Dog do, the budget, zoning, and the Loews
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Dear Editor: Summer is here and we are all enjoying the warm weather. I have to strongly agree with the anonymous reader that advocated the golden rule. The one thing that bothers me is when I see ...
‘Gay American’ speech was 10 years ago
Former Gov. McGreevey and others look back at his famous resignation
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Born in Margaret Hague Hospital in Jersey City, baptized in St. Patrick’s Church, former Gov. Jim McGreevey looked back this week, with some sense of disbelief, at his resignation as governor 10 ye...
Marching with Mickey
Weehawken band has banner year; participates in Disney parade
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
“Who came in number one in the country?” asked Weehawken Mayor Richard Turner from the podium at this year’s high school graduation. “The Weehawken Marching Band!” It was another good year for the ...