KOLAR, KATHLEEN
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral mass took place Nov. 17 at Immaculate Conception Church for Kathleen Kolar, 87, of Secaucus, formerly of Hoboken. She passed away Nov. 12. She was the wife of Raymond Kolar; mother of Steph...
LA FORGIA, ANNA
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A funeral mass was held Nov. 14 at St Ann’s Church in Hoboken for Anna La Forgia, 77, of Weehawken. She passed away Nov. 9 2014 at The Mayo Clinic in Minnesota surrounded by her family. Anna was bo...
MORRO, PETER J.
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Funeral services were held Nov. 19 for Peter J. Morro, 87, of North Bergen. Born and raised in Guttenberg, he passed away Nov. 16 at the Sunrise Assisted Living in Edgewater. He was a retired feder...
ROVETTO, LINA
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Funeral services were held Nov. 19 for Lina Rovetto, 81. She died Nov. 15 at her home. A lifelong Jersey City resident, she was the daughter of the late Lucy and Natale Lacorazza, and a lifetime ac...
Sharing the holiday spirit
Where to get a free meal or volunteer for Thanksgiving
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
‘Tis the season not only of giving thanks, but of sharing. This is the time of year when many of our communities and businesses reach out to ensure that everyone, no matter their financial or famil...
Rebuild our local Family Planning Clinic
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: To the community, I ask that you please join friends and neighbors, Thursday evening, Dec. 4, from 7 to 9 p.m. for a festive holiday fundraiser hosted by the Friends of the Hoboken Fam...
Secaucus in your pocket
New smartphone app provides comprehensive info, links to services
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
The Secaucus Town Council meeting on Monday, Nov. 10 began with a special presentation by Wayne Sabella, IT coordinator for the town. Sabella announced the availability of a new smartphone app for ...
SAINATO, JOSEPH
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Nov. 20 at Our Lady of Fatima Church for Joseph “JoJo” Sainato, 82, of North Bergen. He passed away Nov. 15. He was a retired truck driver and member of Teamsters Local 5...
City to offer $9.7M for park land
Also: Council members rip rolling reval, call for end of program
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
The city of Hoboken will offer chemical giant BASF Corporation $9.7 million for three empty lots it hopes to eventually turn into a signature park for northwest Hoboken that would also be a corners...
‘On a mission from God’
Bayonne man finds, rescues isolated 80-year-old gravestone from Meadowlands
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
Fluke season had just begun, and Bruce Dillin of Bayonne was scouting the Hackensack River across from Laurel Hill Park in Secaucus for a spot to trap killie fish he could use as bait. “I remember ...