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A preliminary finding by investigators looking into the accident May 5 when a Jersey City fire engine struck a Hudson Bergen Light Rail train, injuring 15 people, suggests the fire truck may have m...
This week's weather: Hot, hot, hot
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HUDSON COUNTY -- After two weeks marked by an end-of-week drenching rainstorm, this week is likely to be dry and sunny. In fact, temps will rise to 90 degrees on Thursday, Accuweather says. Keep up...
New elevators for Hoboken senior building are officially operational
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HOBOKEN -- Mayor Dawn Zimmer joined Hoboken Housing Authority Executive Director Marc Recko and other officials last week to cut the ribbon on the new elevators at the Fox Hill Gardens, a building ...
Union City police officer killed in highway crash
May 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
EAST RUTHERFORD --- A Union City police officer involved in a multi-vehicular crash in East Rutherford on Route 3 on Saturday died on Sunday, according to a press release from the Bergen County Pro...
Primary Election voter registration deadline is May 16
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HUDSON COUNTY -- The Democrat and Republican Primary Elections will take place on Tuesday, June 6, 2017. The primary ballot will include: Governor, State Senate, State Assembly, County Clerk, Freeh...
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A funeral mass was celebrated May13 at Holy Rosary Church, Jersey City, for Peter J. Zampella, Sr., 94. He died May 4 at Mayo Clinic Hospital in Phoenix, Ariz. due to complications related to pneum...
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A requiem mass was performed at St. Pius V Catholic Church, in Buena Park, Calif., for Dr. Henry N. Bolante, Sr. He died peacefully with family by his side on May 2. Born in Claveria, Cagayan, Phil...
Into the Woods, in Hudson County
Local theater group puts on musical
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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What do you get when Cinderella, Rapunzel, Little Red Riding Hood, and Jack and the Beanstalk all appear in one musical, tied together by an impotent baker and his wife? You get “Into the Woods,” a...
Council punts on P.S. 26 parking restrictions
Delays eliminating more spaces in Heights until September
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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To delay worsening a parking shortage in the area around newly-opened Public School No. 26 on Laidlaw Avenue in the Heights, the City Council decided at its May 10 meeting to wait until September t...
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Funeral services took place May 1 for Leo Joseph Gosselin Jr., of Union City. He died April 28 at his home surrounded by his family. Born in Jersey City to the late Victoria and Leo Gosselin, Leo w...