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Lincoln’s season ends with loss to top team in state
Secaucus’ dream year ends with loss to University; Prep’s Kelly fourth in Atlantic City
by Jim Hague
Mar 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
When the girls’ high school basketball season began with practices in late November, veteran Lincoln head coach Tommy Best didn’t know what kind of team he had. “My friends were getting on me, beca...
Who was that man?
Mar 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 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 ...
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
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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...
O’DONNELL, CATHERINE
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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...
Honest Abe Lincoln celebrated
Jersey City has oldest Lincoln association in the country
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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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...
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...
PASSARO, ANTHONY A.
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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 ...
Infrastructure plan
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Dear editor: So: Trump's much ballyhooed 1.4 trillion infrastructure plan seeks to shift most of the financial burden onto the states, money which NJ doesn't have. According to NJ Senator Menendez ...