LARSEN, RICHARD
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Funeral services were held Jan. 13 at the Sts. Joseph and Michael Catholic Church, Union City, for Richard Larsen, 82, of Union City. He passed away at his home in Union City of natural causes on J...
LIGHTCAP, MARGARET VERONICA
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A funeral mass was offered Jan. 15 at Immaculate Conception Church for Margaret Veronica Lightcap, 90, of Palm Coast, Fla., formerly of Secaucus. She passed away Jan.8. Margaret was born in Secaucu...
Zimmer talks Christie and hurricane aid
Still hoping for more than $300K to help city
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
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Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer reiterated last week her disappointment in the amount of state aid the city has received since being devastated by Hurricane Sandy in 2012, but said that while she’s thoug...
MODERO, GABRIEL
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A mass of Christian burial was offered Jan. 11 at St. Joseph’s Church, Toms River, for Gabriel Modero, 86. He passed away Jan. 6. Born in Jersey City, he lived in North Bergen and Toms River. Mr. M...
City earns an AA+
New credit rating will allow for more financial flexibility, says Zimmer
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
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The city of Hoboken’s credit rating, which is based on the city’s potential ability to repay loans and determines its borrowing strength, rose considerably at the end of 2013 after a presentation b...
Start of something big
Land cleared to make way for ‘J2’ development
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Although the project has not yet had its official groundbreaking, Journal Square Center Towers, or “J2” as some call it, has begun with the first series of demolitions near Pavonia and Summit avenu...
MONDI, PALMA
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A funeral mass was offered Jan. 16 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church for Palma Mondi, 92, a lifelong Jersey City resident. She passed away peacefully on Jan.12. She was a talented seamstress most of...
Road to success?
Viaduct restoration inspires new development opportunities
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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The rebuilding of the 14th Street Viaduct that allows traffic to access Hoboken from Union City and Jersey City Heights may alter the developmental landscape in a way few could have predicted a dec...
Fundraiser for stricken jockey
Downtown residents hope to defray medical costs
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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On Nov. 17, Anthony Coletta, 31, of Jersey City, was driving a horse named Straight Up Tequila in a harness race at Harrah’s race track in Philadelphia, when the horse in front of his, Rocknmy Jean...
New face at council meeting
Winter Blast and budget surplus among the topics discussed
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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The Secaucus Town Council welcomed a new member at their Jan. 14 meeting. Mark Dehnert joined the council to fill the seat vacated by Deputy Mayor John Bueckner, who retired from his position last ...