At least one dead in West New York car crash
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WEST NEW YORK -- According to a press release, a man was killed and a woman severely injured in a car crash in West New York over the weekend. "At approximately 2:20 am on Saturday, the West New Yo...
Bayonne officials make donations to UCP of Hudson County
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BAYONNE AND BEYOND – Bayonne officials visited United Cerebral Palsy of Hudson County, 721 Broadway, on Thursday, Dec. 4, to donate boxes of blankets, sheets, and pillows in anticipation of the cen...
DIAMOND, JULITTA
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A Mass of Christian burial was offered Dec. 1 at St. Maximilian Kolbe R. C. Church, Berkeley Twp., for Julitta Diamond, 87, of Toms River. She died Nov. 22 at home. She was the owner of Julie’s Pub...
Rail yard plan moves forward
Planning Board endorses redevelopment despite objections to height, traffic
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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The Planning Board ruled this past Tuesday that the city’s Redevelopment Plan for the Hoboken rail yards is sufficiently consistent with the city’s Master Plan to clear the way for its approval by ...
Aftermath of Ferguson ruling
City will put cameras on some police; students protest killing
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Members of the Black Freedom Society (BFS) at New Jersey City University (NJCU) lay prone on the ground for four and half minutes on Dec. 1 – one minute for each hour that the body of Michael Brown...
FAUERBACH, EDWARD G.
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A mass of Christian burial was offered Nov. 29 at St. Aloysius RC Church for Edward G. Fauerbach, 83, of Jersey City. He passed away unexpectedly at the Alaris Assisted Living Facility in Jersey Ci...
$6.2M house sells in Weehawken
Historic mansion was most expensive sale in county history
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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At the turn of the nineteenth century, Weehawken’s wooded bluffs were home to a secluded ledge accessible only via the Hudson River, where gentlemanly duels continued long after they had become ill...
‘On a mission from God’
Bayonne man finds, rescues isolated 80-year-old gravestone from Meadowlands
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Fluke season had just begun, and Bruce Dillin of Bayonne was scouting the Hackensack River across from Laurel Hill Park in Secaucus for a spot to trap killie fish he could use as bait. “I remember ...
Please stop the invasion of the parking meters
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Dear Editor: Is the city really going to install hundreds of those ugly, black parking-meter boxes up and down all of our residential streets? Tearing up the sidewalks and probably uprooting some t...
Rolling in its grave
Mayor, City Council move to end annual property reassessments after outcry
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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The brief attempt at a “rolling reassessment” in Hoboken moved decisively toward a close at this past Wednesday’s City Council meeting, with nearly the same unanimity but considerably more debate t...