ADEST, THOMAS J.
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A funeral service was held July 14 for Thomas J. Adest, 79, of Jersey City and formerly of Union City. He passed away July 10. Tommy worked for Union City for over 30 years and was a street sweeper...
ALLGEIER, ARTHUR
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Private funeral services have been held for Arthur Allgeier, 62, of Lodi, formerly of Guttenberg. He passed away July 4. He was a retired police sergeant with the Guttenberg Police Department. He w...
BALZANO, CARMINE A.
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Funeral services took place July 14 for Carmine A. Balzano, 79, of North Bergen. He passed away July 10. He was retired as a police detective sergeant with the North Bergen Police Department. He se...
First torch run
Police, students run for Special Olympics
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
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Officers throughout Hudson County, including in Secaucus for the first time this year, ran and passed the Special Olympics Torch from city to city last month while residents cheered them on. The La...
KIELTY, HAROLD T.
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A funeral mass was offered July 14 at the de Paul Chapel at Our Lady of Mercy Church for Harold T. "Pudgie" Kielty, 93, of Fanwood, formerly of Jersey City. He passed away peacefully on July 10 at ...
DADIC, MARIJA
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Funeral mass will be offered on Monday, July 18, at 9:30 a.m. at the Sts. Peter & Paul Church, 4th and Hudson streets, Hoboken, for Marija “Maria” Dadic, 77. She passed away peacefully July 13 at h...
What makes the Meadowlands?
Series of ‘green speakers’ educates residents about local environment
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
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“I lived my whole life in Secaucus. It’s a perfect mix of urban and suburban areas,” said Courtney Lichtenberger, the environmental intern of the Secaucus Environmental Department, on Wednesday as ...
A ‘tidal wave’ of toddlers
Hoboken, Jersey City schools rush to accommodate increase in population of young children
by Gianluca D’Elia
Reporter Correspondent
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So many families with young children are staying in Jersey City and Hoboken nowadays that in the last 15 years, the number of kids under 5 in Hoboken has nearly tripled, and in Jersey City, a 2013 ...
New Guttenberg community room opens
Will serve seniors, school, camp
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
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Seniors from Palisades Nursing Center on Boulevard East spent the afternoon together in Guttenberg’s new community center on Friday, July 1. The community room is located next to Anna Klein School’...
SCOREBOARD
Boxing dreams grow in Jersey City
Recreation program puts more than 100 youngsters in the ring
by Jim Hague
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Throughout his entire life, Luis Gonzalez thought he was a baseball guy. Better known by the nickname of “Mosquito,” a name that he is still affectionately and readily called, Gonzalez played baseb...