FARRELL, JOSEPH W.
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A funeral mass was offered June 13 at Sts. Joseph and Michael Church for Joseph W. Farrell, 89, of Union City. He passed away June 10. He was born in Jersey City and grew up in North Bergen before ...
FRENCHMAN, ROSE WEGAR
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Funeral services were held June 19 for Rose Wegar Frenchman, 93, of Barnegat. She passed away June 12. Rose was a graduate of the Jersey City Medical Center, where she served as a Registered Nurse,...
METOYER, ELISE
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A funeral service was held June 18 at Porter Memorial C.O.G.I.C Church, Jersey City, for Elsie Metoyer of Jersey City. She passed away on June 10 in Jersey City. She retired from the Hudson County ...
MONTAGNE, HELEN
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A funeral mass was held June 13 at Sts. Peter and Paul Orthodox Church, Jersey City, for Helen Montagne, 88. She died at home on June 9, after a short illness. She grew up on a farm in Pleasant Mou...
Bird droppings under Park Ave. are a health hazard
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Dear Editor: WARNING! Health Hazard Histoplasmosis is an often-fatal respiratory disease resulting from inhaling even small amounts of a fungus which grows in dried bird droppings and can be spread...
Young competitors go for the gold
Athleticism and agility abound at Weehawken 16th annual Olympics
by Asondra R. Hunter
Reporter Correspondent
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Over 100 elementary school-aged athletes recently participated in Weehawken’s 16th Annual Olympics at the Waterfront Complex on Port Imperial Boulevard. Preliminary trials and qualification races t...
$40M state grant moves high-rise project forward
New Newport development will include 20 percent affordable housing
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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A handful of Jersey City kids were posed in front of the old Pep Boys store just north of the Power House building on this weekday in June at the start of the summer school recess. The building had...
Raising spirits
‘Mystical Celebration’ fundraiser benefits local causes
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Carol Ann Scheiner has been a field advocate for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention ever since her son committed suicide in 2010. “I’ve been seeing Patty since my son passed away,” she ...
Hoboken's first ever STEM-a-thon at Stevens Institute of Technology
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Dear Editor: Last week we had the privilege of volunteering at Hoboken's first ever STEM-a-thon at Stevens Institute of Technology, an event organized for 6th grade students citywide. The event gav...
Summer concerts open this week
Wednesday begins HRPAC’s free evenings of music by the river
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An outstanding program of summer concerts returns to the Weehawken waterfront as the Hudson Riverfront Performing Arts Center, Inc. (HRPAC) presents Summer Concerts on the Hudson 2015 beginning thi...