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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...
Happy together
Weehawken and Union City team up to save reservoir
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Holding a party for a reservoir might seem a little odd. But for residents and public officials in Weehawken and Union City, preserving a 14.4-acre former reservoir near the border of both cities i...
‘A place with a soul’
Jersey City residential tower becomes tallest in the state
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 04, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Standing in the bright sunlight, Ironstate Development President David Barry had a lot to smile about. The topping out of URL Harborside 1 at 713 feet on Sept. 27 made the new multi-family tower on...
Planned obsolescence
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Dear Editor: A tide that came in some four decades ago is rushing out and pulling with it the last bit of Hoboken’s middle-class soul. Those that haven’t been pushed out still call their neighborho...
Indian festival gets new breath
Diwali celebration to converge outdoors for the first time
by Steven Rodas
Reporter staff writer
Oct 04, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
What better way to commemorate an Indian festival meant to celebrate the power of light over darkness, than to take the festivities outdoors? Surati for Performing Arts and Education, an arts group...
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A funeral mass was offered Oct. 1 at St. Lawrence Roman Catholic Church for Anne Catherine Fredericks, 90, of Weehawken. She passed Sept. 25. She was born in Bergenfield and lived most of her life ...
Before the cold came
600 kids attended Recreation Department’s ‘Fun Night’
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Weehawken Recreation held its annual fun-filled night last month at the Weehawken Waterfront Park Complex. Over 600 children and their families came out for the Recreation Department’s annual End o...
Touchdowns and trick-or-treating
What the fall season means to your neighbors
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Oct 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
From sports to costumes, fall means different things to the residents of Union City, West New York, Weehawken, and North Bergen. Having arrived in the early hours of Sept. 23, fall marked the end o...
Hey, Hoboken – do you understand your taxes, revals, and tax appeals?
County watchdog sets up website to help you figure out why your taxes have changed
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Joseph Hottendorf, a Hoboken native and the president of Hudson County’s Liberty Board of Realtors, is already a well known critic of local governments, and a watchdog over taxes. Now he has taken ...
Havana on the Hudson
Spirited Latin fundraiser benefits United Way and more
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Oct 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Cuba has been much in the news lately, with even the Pope stopping by the country for a visit. Meanwhile Havana visited Hudson County for a few hours on Friday Night, Sept. 18 as Round 2 Resources ...