Weehawken offers free senior flu vaccines
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WEEHAWKEN -- Mayor Turner and the Township Council wish to advise any seniors who have yet to get their Flu Vaccine the North Hudson Community Action will be distributing the vaccine on Friday, Oct...
Bayonne firefighters extinguish two-alarm blaze
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BAYONNE – The Bayonne Fire Department put out what is believed to have been an electrical fire on Friday, Oct. 2, a fire official said. At 9:18 p.m., firefighters were dispatched to 83 West 33rd St...
Former Hudson County PBA treasurer sentenced to a year in jail
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Noel Conyer, 49, of Maplewood, was sentenced this past week to 364 days in the county jail and three years of probation by Superior Court Judge Robert Mega in Union County. He had pleaded guilty on...
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Funeral services took place Sept. 30 at the New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, Jersey City, Marie Canady, 63, of Jersey City. She passed away Sept. 24 at home. Mrs. Canady was a lifelong resident ...
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A funeral was held Sept. 26 at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, Jersey City, for Grady Lee Carpenter, Sr. of Jersey City. He passed away Sept. 18. He was the husband of Peggy Carpenter, father of Jamill...
How would your council person deal with a killer chicken?
Candidates discuss serious (and a few goofy) election issues at debate
by Steven Rodas
Reporter staff writer
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Thirteen candidates running for six Hoboken City Council seats clashed over questions last week about the city’s Washington Street redesign project, rent control, which businesses to bring to town,...
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A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Oct. 1 at St. Joseph’s Church for Carmella Costanza, 77. She passed away surrounded by her family on Sept. 27. Carmella was born in Jersey City and was a l...
Zimmer supports Cunningham and Giattino for re-election
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Dear Editor: I am writing to express my enthusiastic support for the re-election on November 3rd of 5th Ward Councilman Peter Cunningham and 6th Ward Councilwoman Jen Giattino. Our City has made an...
Seven vie for three seats on school board
Forum to be held this week
by Steven Rodas
Reporter staff writer
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Three out of nine seats on the Hoboken Board of Education are in contention this November, and seven candidates are competing for the spots. The Hoboken Quality of Life Coalition will hold a forum ...
Yo, did you lose a gun?
Loaded pistol falls out of car near MLK Drive while politicians campaign
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Angela V. McKnight and Nicholas Chiaravalloti, candidates for the state Assembly in the 31st District, got a very real lesson about life on the streets while campaigning in Jersey City on Thursday ...