Snow during a heat wave
North Bergen holds winter-themed pool party
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North Bergen provided the perfect antidote to sweltering summer heatwaves with its “Winter Wonderland”-themed pool party on Friday, Aug. 24 – complete with real snow, an ice skating rink, snowman, ...
A new attack on parking regulations
Council prez unveils multi-pronged plan for Jersey City’s parking mess
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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To reform antiquated parking laws that may negatively impact Jersey City residents, Council President Rolando Lavarro has announced a new comprehensive parking reform plan that he hopes to fully im...
SCOREBOARD
North Bergen looks to maintain rich football tradition
by Jim Hague
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Ed Somick knows about the North Bergen football tradition, the legacy of greatness on the gridiron, perhaps better than most people. Somick grew up around North Bergen football from his Pop Warner ...
Delizioso!
Community breaks bread at Spaghetti Dinner Block Party
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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About 450 people came out to the Hoboken waterfront on Thursday, Aug. 30 for the Annual Hoboken Spaghetti Dinner Block Party along Sinatra Drive. The Brownstone in Paterson, whom the city has used ...
LAULER, PHILIP J.
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Private service were held for Philip J. Lauler, 67, a lifelong resident of Guttenberg. He passed away Aug. 20. He was employed by Guttenberg Department of Public Works. He was the brother of Sharon...
Religious leaders sue to void county contract with ICE
Suit alleges freeholders violated state Open Public Meetings Act
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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A group of Hudson County religious leaders, represented by the American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey, filed suit on Aug. 27 to force the Hudson County Board of Freeholders to void a contract...
Who’s really our enemy?
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Dear Editor: Trump claimed once that the media was the enemy of the people, full of “fake news”; and, after his summit meeting with Russia’s Putin, trying to make our relations with that country le...
MAROTTA, GERALDINE T.
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Funeral mass took place Aug. 20 at St. Paul of the Cross Church for Geraldine (Gerry) T. Marotta, 86, of Jersey City. She passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Aug. 16. Geraldine was b...
Police Beat
Compiled by Marilyn Baer
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Jersey City cop charged with assault Jersey City residents Kelly Nunfio, Age 24, and Jersey City Police Officer Erik Castro, age 24, were arrested and charged with aggravated assault on Aug. 19 at ...
Backpacking for school
JCMC at Greenville holds Backpack of Health Wellness Fair
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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More than 700 residents came out to attend Jersey City Medical Center at Greenville’s Backpack of Health Wellness Fair on Aug. 21, an event based on the idea that good health and diet go a long way...