One Bayonne firefighter treated after warehouse blaze
Mar 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Firefighters put out blaze on warehouse roof BAYONNE – City firefighters extinguished a rooftop fire at the Norton and Sons warehouse at 148 East Fifth St, on Thursday, March 19, a fire official sa...
KERZNER, RUTH
Mar 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services took place March 18 for Ruth Kerzner, 86, most recently of Jackson. She died March 15. She was born and raised in Jersey City. For 42 years, she and her late husband Milton (her sp...
NJ Dept. of Education upholds expansion of HoLa Charter School in Hoboken, finding no segregative impact
Mar 22, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- The Hoboken Board of Education’s legal fight to block the expansion of a local charter school hit a new snag last week. After resolving to reconsider its approval of Hoboken Dual Languag...
AVILES, VICTOR MODESTO
Mar 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Private funeral services have been held for Victor Modesto Aviles, 86. He died at home on March 10. He was originally from Aibonito, Puerto Rico and was one of ten children born to Modesto and Mari...
BLEY, VERONICA C.
Mar 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A memorial mass was celebrated March 16 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus for Veronica C. Bley, 73, of Secaucus. She passed away March 11. She was the wife of the late Frank T. Bley, Sr.; m...
CHEPLIC, THOMAS GEORGE
Mar 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was held March 16 at St. Lawrence Church in Weehawken for Thomas George Cheplic, 67, of Weehawken. He passed away March 12. He was a letter carrier for the Union City Post Office for...
DE CANTO, ELIZABETH
Mar 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered March 19 at Our Lady of Victories Church, Jersey City, for Elizabeth De Canto, 78, affectionately known as Betty. She died March 14 at Cusack Care Center, Jersey City. Bo...
School, city taxes to jump again
Increases blamed on state cuts, charters, health costs
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Mar 22, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken property owners are set to pay more in taxes to both the city and the public schools under proposed budgets for the two entities introduced this past week. If maintained in the final budget...
Invisible no longer
New committee advocates for residents with disabilities
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Two years ago Secaucus saw the establishment of the Special Education Parents Advisory Committee (SEPAC) to work on behalf of children with special needs. Last year Secaucus held its first All Abil...
FORDI, PETER JOHN.
Mar 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian burial was held March 16 at St. Aedan’s Church for Peter John Fordi, 100, of Brick Township, formerly of Jersey City. He passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on March...