LARKIN, IRENE
Jan 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered Jan. 26 at St. Anthony’s Church for Irene Larkin, 81, a resident of Jersey City. She passed away Jan. 21. She was a lifelong parishioner and active participant at St. Ant...
Fulop: I’ll defend our immigrants against Trump
President pledges to crack down on ‘sanctuary cities’
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 135 135 recommendations | email to a friend
During his first week in office, Donald Trump said he’d crack down on immigrants who may have entered the United States illegally, including those in designated “sanctuary cities” in the United Sta...
Town seeks money to improve softball field
Introduces anti-Airbnb ordinance, rewards best Xmas houses in township
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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The North Bergen Board of Commissioners passed a resolution on Wednesday asking the state of New Jersey to chip in $1.2 million for the township’s proposed 64th Street Softball Field Improvement Pr...
Mayor/council election in November
Local politicos gear up for possible challenge
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 183 183 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Michael Gonnelli and four of the six council people are up for election in November. Gonnelli has already said he plans to run for re-election. Secaucus does not always have candidates from t...
You’re gonna make it after all
14 buses of local women (and some men) head to DC to advocate for civil rights
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 131 131 recommendations | email to a friend
Since taking the office of president on Friday, Jan. 20, Donald Trump has signed 12 executive orders, including one that weakens the reach of the Affordable Care Act and one that says federal dolla...
Two suspects arrested in death of Hoboken teen
Neighbors speak out after Adrian Rivera, 18, is shot in his apartment
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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According to a press release issued by the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office, two Jersey City residents were arrested and charged on Wednesday Jan. 25 with the murder of Adrian Rivera. Rivera, 18, ...
Teen drug abuse in Secaucus
Organization discusses local stats and strategies
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 178 178 recommendations | email to a friend
If you think suburban teens don’t have access to drugs the way kids in the city do, you thought wrong. “In talking with the [Secaucus] high school students,” said Craig Harris, the chair of the Sec...
City to convey 16 acres to Science Center for school
Council approves redevelopment changes for potential K-12 campus, but how will it run?
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
An ordinance that helps advance plans for “SciTech Scity,” a science and technology campus at Liberty Science Center, was adopted with unanimous City Council approval at the Jan. 25 meeting, settin...
BONOWICZ, VINCENT J.
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Funeral services were held Jan. 27 for Vincent J. Bonowicz, 75, of Laurel, Del. He passed away on Jan. 18 at Peninsula Regional Medical Center. He was born in Jersey City, son of the late Vincent a...
Their boots were made for marching
14 buses of local women (and some men) head to DC to advocate for civil rights
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 131 131 recommendations | email to a friend
Since taking the office of president on Friday, Jan. 20, Donald Trump has signed 12 executive orders, including one that weakens the reach of the Affordable Care Act and one that says federal dolla...