‘This has to stop!’
Vigil for 8-year-old boy highlights dangerous traffic concerns
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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More than an hour before a candlelight vigil was scheduled to start on Wednesday in memory of an 8-year-old boy who died after being struck by a car in downtown Jersey City, people began to gather ...
CIRILLI, CORRADO
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A funeral mass was offered Oct. 31 at St. Anthony's of Padua Church, Union City, for Corrado Cirilli, 93, of Jersey City. He passed away at his home surrounded by his family on Oct. 27. Born in Mol...
FERGUSON, KAREN A.
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for Karen A. Ferguson, 75. She passed away Oct. 27 after a valiant battle with Polycythemia Vera. Karen was born and aised in Walled Lake, Mich., a small community outside of Detroit, before locati...
How my sister survived the storm
Puerto Rico remains a disaster, but help is on its way
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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When Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico on Sept. 20, its wind speed was one mile per hour shy of a Category 5 storm, the most powerful of hurricane categories. Wooden shacks were blown away by winds o...
Vote Tuesday, 6 a.m.-8 p.m.
This is your last-minute election guide
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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On Tuesday, Nov. 7, Hoboken residents can vote for a mayor, up to three at-large city council representatives, and three Board of Education members. Six people are running for mayor, 14 for council...
Car wash site will become a park
Commissioners pass resolution for new recreational space
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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A new park is set to open in North Bergen in the next few years, after commissioners passed a resolution amending the $92 million 2017 budget to fund the project at their Oct. 25 meeting. The resol...
Hoboken mayoral election, recommending Ravi Bhalla
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Dear Editor: The purpose of this letter is not to sing the praises of Mayor Dawn Zimmer as she departs the office of Mayor of Hoboken after eight years, although her accomplishments are numerous an...
Spooky Halloween
Kids and adults go all out for holiday
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The city of Hoboken held its traditional Ragamuffin Parade on a cold and sunny Tuesday afternoon, stepping off a bit late around 4 p.m. Hoboken motorcycle police and the Hoboken High School band le...
Night of terror
Annual Halloween parade takes over Recreation Center
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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The annual North Bergen Halloween parade invaded the Recreation Center with frights and fun on Halloween, Oct. 31. Cool weather did not stop hundreds of kids and parents from attending. Before the ...
KELLY, MARY R.
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A mass of Christian burial was celebrated Nov. 3 at St Catherine's Church in Middletown for Mary R. Kelly, 74, of Secaucus. She passed away Oct. 29. Mary was born and raised in Jersey City, a daugh...