Police Department seeks recruits
Other matters, discussed at council meeting
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Mar 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 270 270 recommendations | email to a friend
The Secaucus Police Department is seeking new hires, Councilman John Gerbasio said at the Feb. 27 council meeting. Those interested in taking the examination must apply by March 23 at 4 p.m. The te...
Who was that man?
Mar 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Who was the man who rounded up all of the young children in our neighborhood on 43rd street in North Bergen in the early 1960s? He loaded us into the back of his truck and took us all ...
Honest Abe Lincoln celebrated
Jersey City has oldest Lincoln association in the country
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
For those who regularly travel down Kennedy Boulevard, the Abraham Lincoln monument at the entrance to Lincoln Park has become as much an icon as “Lincoln the Mystic” – the statue at the Lincoln Me...
Thank you so much for including CASA on 2018 power list
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Dear Editors: You have all been such good friends to CASA and I want to thank you sincerely for the terrific coverage you have given the organization and its work. I was thrilled to see a new categ...
Reconnecting Observer Highway
Hoboken’s Kennedy family in war and peace
by Dennis Sevano
Reporter Correspondent
Mar 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Living in an apartment on Observer Highway at the very edge of town in the 1930s and ’40s could be puzzling, trying to figure out whether you were a resident of Jersey City or Hoboken. Well, the la...
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Funeral services took place March 2 for Catherine O’Donnell, 71. She died Feb. 27 at Jersey City Medical Center. A lifelong Jersey City resident, the daughter of the late Catherine “Kay” Sessa Rist...
Another one bites the dust in Jersey City
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The classic rock band Queen probably best describes the political purge currently underway in Jersey City with their song: “Another One Bites the Dust.” Since Mayor Steven Fulop’s reelection last N...
Jersey City Briefs
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Jersey City teacher charged with sexual assault Sean Lora, 42, of Bayonne, who is employed as a teacher at Franklin L. Williams Middle School No. 7 in Jersey City, has been charged with sexual assa...
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A memorial gathering and funeral service was held on March 3 for Anthony Passaro, 56. He passed away Feb. 16. Anthony lived in Bayonne and Jersey City most of his life. He started his career as an ...
Hoboken Briefs
Mar 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken council will vote on $135K settlement for man ejected from meeting Wednesday’s regular Hoboken City Council meeting was cancelled on March 7 due to inclement weather. All agenda items have ...