Three stars
Latin Grammy winner, vocalist, and commissioner earn honors
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 27, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 502 502 recommendations | email to a friend
Union City inducted three artistic talents into the Celia Cruz Park Walk of Fame May 19: Public Affairs Commissioner and actor/filmmaker Lucio Fernandez, vocalist and actor Eduardo Antonio, and Lat...
Mom’s the valedictorian
HCCC grad balanced three kids, 4.0 GPA
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 27, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 234 234 recommendations | email to a friend
What’s more challenging that becoming your class valedictorian? Becoming your class valedictorian while raising three kids. That’s what Hudson County Community College student and North Bergen resi...
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Funeral mass was offered May 23 at St. Joseph’s Church, West New York, for Susan M. Genuario, 72, of Guttenberg. She passed away May 20. Born in Jersey City, she was a retired secretary for the Gut...
Reval delay won’t happen
Legislature won’t vote on Stack and Cunningham bill
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 27, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 256 256 recommendations | email to a friend
Bowing to the wishes of Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop, the state legislature has declined to advance a bill that might have provided some relief to residents facing sharp increases as a result of ...
Viva La Cuba!
19th Annual Cuban Parade heads down Bergenline Avenue
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The annual Cuban Parade and Festival of New Jersey made its way down Bergenline Avenue on Sunday, May 19. Running through North Bergen, into Guttenberg, West New York, and Union City, the event bro...
Necessary evils
Public safety departments prepare for active shooters
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
May 27, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 264 264 recommendations | email to a friend
For the first time, on Wednesday, the city’s emergency responders held an active shooter drill at Hoboken High School utilizing new techniques learned from recent school shootings across the nation...
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A funeral mass was offered May 19 at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Jersey City, for Lori Hennessey, 46, of Jersey City. She passed away May 15 at her home after a courageous battle with cancer. ...
‘My name is Amy, not Tom DeGise’
Daughter of county executive runs for HCDO chair
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 27, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 567 567 recommendations | email to a friend
Seated in a back booth at the VIP Diner, a well-known Jersey City political hangout for nearly a half century, Amy DeGise didn’t look remotely out of place. The daughter of County Executive Tom DeG...
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A funeral mass was offered May 23 at St. Anthony Church for George J Marano, Sr., 89, of North Bergen. He passed away surrounded by his family on May 20. He was born in Italy and lived for most of ...
Snyder baseball season ends with tough loss in NJSIAA state tourney
by Jim Hague
May 27, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
The Snyder High School baseball season ended last Monday afternoon with a tough 2-1 loss to Nutley in the opening round of the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, Group III tournament at the famed Nutle...