Help save Black Tom Island, a local historic treasure
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Dear Editor: The historic Black Tom Island site is now the southern area of Liberty State Park, along Morris Pesin Drive. It includes the area from the boat launch down to the great lawn at the sou...
Where there’s smoke
North Hudson Regional Fire & Rescue promotes five
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Five firefighters were promoted in a ceremony held by North Hudson Regional Fire & Rescue (NHRFR) on Monday, Dec. 18, 2017. The special ceremony in the firehouse was attended by firefighters, frien...
Happy with the Hops
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Dear Editor: I sometimes take the Hops, including the Senior Hop. The drivers are the kindest, most considerate workers I’ve ever encountered. I wish to express my gratitude and best wishes to all ...
Looking ahead
Residents around the county share their resolutions
by Marilyn Baer, Hannington Dia, Rory Pasquariello and Al Sullivan
Reporter staff
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A new year sometimes provides new resolve and inspiration for change. While not all problems can be solved by positive thinking (sometimes it takes better health care, help from friends, or even a ...
TAGLIERI, STANLEY M.
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A funeral mass was held Dec. 29 at St. Joseph’s Church, Hoboken for Stanley M. Taglieri, 52. He died Dec. 21 in Hoboken. Born in Hoboken, where he lived most of his life, Mr. Taglieri was a master ...
More for tenant$ to pay
New data shows rent increases across NJ
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
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The cost of rental housing throughout New Jerseyhas been increasing faster than inflation and is taking a greater chunk of household income than ever, according to new data from the U.S. Census Bur...
WAINSTEIN, ENRIQUE
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Funeral services took place Dec. 28 for Enrique “Henry” Wainstein, 89. He passed away Dec. 26 surrounded by his family. Enrique was born in Argentina, and resided in Union City for the last 47 year...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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NJ Transit announces meeting about Union Dry Dock property According to a notice posted on the New Jersey Transit website, its Board of Directors meeting has been scheduled for Wednesday Jan. 10 at...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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Registration for Baby & Me and Story Time sessions begins Jan. 18 The Weehawken Free Public Library will begin registration for the second session of the popular Baby & Me and Story Time classes. R...
What would Jesus do with his old Christmas tree?
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Dear Editor: As we approach the end of this Holiday season, I would like to take this opportunity to discuss a couple of thoughts that have crossed my mind. The first is about a very sad sight that...