LYLE, JAMES M.
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Funeral mass was offered Feb. 20 at St. Francis R.C. Church, Hoboken, for James M. Lyle, 87. He passed away peacefully at Staten Island University Hospital on Feb. 16. Born in Montreal, Canada, he ...
MATEO, JOHN A.
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A funeral mass was offered Feb. 15 at St. Aloysius Church, Jersey City, for John A. Mateo, 60, of Jersey City. He passed away Feb. 8. Born in Jersey City, he was a lifelong resident. John was a U.S...
MOSCATO, BROTHER
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A mass of Christian burial was held Feb. 22 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, Jersey City, for Brother Moscato, 79, of Ocean Township, formerly of Jersey City. He passed away surrounded by his fami...
O’CONNOR, ETHEL F.
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A funeral mass took place Feb. 20 at the Church of the Visitation, Brick Township, for Ethel F. O’Connor, 83 of Brick Township, and Lantana, Fla. She died Feb. 14 at her home. Born and raised in Ho...
PROSCHWITZ, CURT
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Funeral services took place Feb. 21 for Curt Proschwitz, 84, of Weehawken. He passed away Feb. 17. He was born in and was a lifelong resident of Weehawken. Curt was an officer in the Merchant Marin...
Hoboken’s legacy of vote-by-mail schemes
Rent control referendum results stand, and shed light on dubious election pastime
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
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When the Mile Square Taxpayers Association, a group of developers and landlords long opposed to Hoboken’s tenant-friendly rent control codes, withdrew a legal challenge to the results of a November...
Last exit
City Council introduces ordinance to abolish the Parking Authority
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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A divided Jersey City Council voted on Feb. 12 to introduce an ordinance that would abolish the Parking Authority and let the Department of Public Safety absorb its duties. Council members Michael ...
SANCHEZ, CONFESOR JR.
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A funeral service was held Feb. 18 for Confesor Sanchez, Jr., 65, of West New York. He passed away Feb. 15. Born in Guayama, Puerto Rico, he was a retired computer technician for Verizon. Confesor ...
City approves prospect of more raises for top honchos
Also nearly doubles rent for family planning service facility
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
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The Hoboken City Council argued along its usual pro- and anti-Mayor Dawn Zimmer lines on Wednesday night, this time over an ordinance that granted a salary increase to the city’s Environmental Serv...
Building a business
Entrepreneur sings praises of local program
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Gabby Creery, CEO of Metropolis Coach and a successful graduate of Rising Capital Community Business Academy (CBA), says she is ready to take her business ambitions to the next level thanks to the ...