PORTA, FRANCESCA
Jul 28, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was celebrated July 20 at St. Anne’s R.C. Church in Jersey City for Francesca Porta, 92, recently of Richboro, Pa., formerly Jersey City. She passed away peacefully surrounded by her...
ROMANOWSKI, ELEANOR
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A funeral mass was performed July 24 at St Ann’s Polish RC Church, Jersey City, for Eleanor Romanowski, 77, of Somerset, formerly of Jersey City. She passed away July 20. She is survived by her two...
Feature of Stuiver’s letter was divisive
Jul 28, 2013 | 5 5 comments | 122 122 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Despite agreeing with a number of his points, I have to take exception to a particular feature of Jake Stuiver’s letter concerning the Housing Authority’s Vision 20/20 plan – a feature...
Spano's achievement
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Congratulations to Joseph Spano on his graduation from Seton Hall University and making the Dean's List for the Spring 2013 semester.
Will there be a Sandy redux?
Stevens expert rejects ‘100-year storm’ theory
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
Jul 28, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
In uptown Hoboken, a sailboat that was hurled ashore by Hurricane Sandy last October still sits on the riverfront, a glaring reminder of the wake-up call Mother Nature sent this city a little less ...
SCE, CATHERINE
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A funeral mass was offered July 22 at St. Rocco’s Church for Catherine Sce of Union City. She passed away July 18. She is survived by three sisters, Mary Bruno and husband Peter, Rose Rivera and Do...
Guttenberg teacher/resident doing it his way
Sinatra contest winner hoping to achieve more success
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 28, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
He did it his way. And his way wasn’t easy. When Mario Cruz of Guttenberg, 61, won the “Sinatra Idol” contest in Hoboken last month, it was the culmination of nearly 20 years of singing, and specif...
Super Bowl leading to super plans
Secaucus to become winter wonderland
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 28, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 105 105 recommendations | email to a friend
If Secaucus has its way, the week leading up to the 2014 Super Bowl will be a “Winter Blast” – literally – complete with manufactured snow blown onto the local Little League field and a roster full...
Hoodies banned in Hoboken schools
Toback: Uniforms will improve school environment; parents haven’t objected
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
Jul 28, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
The introduction of student uniforms in New Jersey school districts has historically led to controversy, such as the fierce 2007 battle in Bayonne between school officials and parents, and in Clift...
Change requires involvement not innuendo
Jul 28, 2013 | 3 3 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Last week's letter from Michael Fischetti (third in four months) stated that he hoped for "a meaningful response" from the board president or superintendent, to his questions regarding...