CARACAPPA, STEFANIE
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A private burial will be held at Holy Name Cemetery in Jersey City in the fall for Stefanie Caracappa, 43. She passed away at the hospital on her birthday, July 28, in Naples, Fla., after a brief i...
COADY, ELIZABETH MARY
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A mass of Christian burial was performed Aug. 8 at St. Paul of the Cross Church, Jersey City, for Elizabeth Mary Coady, 95, formerly of Union City. She passed away in hospice care at Holy Family Ma...
The strange little house on the waterfront
Stevens solar building ready for spotlight
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Aug 16, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Even among ongoing construction in Hoboken, the little house on Frank Sinatra Drive stands out like a sore thumb. For one thing, the structure sits in an empty lot at the tip of Castle Point, its o...
KRIEGER, ESTHER
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Funeral services were held Aug. 13 at Temple Beth-El, Jersey City, for Esther Krieger, 95, of Jersey City. She passed away Aug. 10. Her late husband, Charles K. Krieger, a financial analyst and inv...
Seeing the city through new eyes
Born-and-raised Hobokenite returns with her foster children
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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Hoboken has changed a lot since Maritza Figueroa left in 2001, but so has she. As a teenage mother living in the Andrew Jackson Gardens public housing project, Figueroa looked out at an uncertain f...
MOORE, GEORGE F.
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A celebration of life was held on Aug. 11 at the Porter Memorial C.O.G.I.C., Jersey City for Detective George F. Moore (Retired JCPD) of Hillside, formerly of Woodbridge. He was the husband of Fran...
A new addition
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In what officials hope will be the next step in helping to transform the Journal Square transportation hub, Chickpea Restaurant opened on July 9. Mayor Steven Fulop and Mike Marino, acting director...
Exemplary exploits
Hoboken police honored for heroic moments
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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In the line of duty, the ultimate test of an officer’s abilities can arise at a moment’s notice. For Hoboken Police Officer Keith Rotondi, it took less than five minutes on a spring evening to go f...
In the eye of the beholder?
Questions raised about Jersey City mural covering stone wall
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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In June, residents near the recently-renamed 100 Steps in Jersey City Heights complained they were not consulted about an artwork that decorates an old dry-laid stone wall near the top of Mountain ...
PRZEKOP, MICHAEL R.
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A funeral mass was held Aug. 12 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Michael R. Przekop, 73, of Secaucus, formerly of Jersey City. He passed away Aug. 7. Husband of the late Carolyn Przek...