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Funeral mass was offered Jan. 26 at Our Lady of Mercy Church, Jersey City, for Alfred J. Meyer, 89. He passed away Jan. 21. Born in Jersey City, Al was a lifelong resident. He was a veteran, having...
Fighting an ‘epidemic’
NJ non-profit hosts substance abuse awareness seminar in Hudson County
by Hannington Dia
Reporter staff writer
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Last year, former Gov. Christopher Christie called New Jersey’s opioid crisis the “AIDS epidemic of our generation.” According to the State Medical Examiner's Office, the Garden State saw over 1,60...
Having a ball
12th Annual Art House Snow Ball drew hundreds of revelers
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Most of the hundreds of people who attended Art House’s Snow Ball on Jan. 27 came to have fun and to get a glimpse of the non-profit organization’s new digs on Jersey Avenue in Jersey City. But the...
One-year crime rate climbs
Hoboken stats show increase in several categories
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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While some of Hoboken’s crime statistics have held relatively steady over the past few years, most categories of violent and non-violent crime increased last year as compared with the year before, ...
Is new train tunnel coming?
NJ Transit holds public presentation on Gateway project
by Hannington Dia
Reporter staff writer
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New Jersey Transit, in conjunction with the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), held a public information session in North Bergen on Jan. 30 regarding the Hudson Tunnel Project. The long-hoped f...
With no team to coach, Hurley goes back to his roots
Legendary Hall of Fame basketball coach spends days with youngsters now
by Jim Hague
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The voice that bellows in the acoustics of a basketball gym remains as powerful as it did some 50 years ago. “Everybody get a man,” he yells out at the group of 8-and-9-year-old youngsters running ...
Thank you Hoboken for an amazing holiday season
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Dear editor: We would like to thank the residents of Hoboken for helping our local families this holiday season. We could not do this without you. With all the community support, we provided hundre...
Hudson Catholic captures first-ever girls’ indoor track title
Jersey City teacher Clarke to make pro boxing debut; top fives
by Jim Hague
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Before he took his team to the Hudson County Track Coaches Association Indoor Championships at the New York Armory last Monday night, Hudson Catholic head coach Anthony Campbell had an idea that hi...
Helping the homeless in the cold
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Dear Editor: I would like to thank Hudson County leadership team: Freeholder O'Dea, Administrator Abe Antun, Director of Division of Correction Ronald Edwards, Director of Health & Humane Services ...
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A funeral service was held Jan. 28 for Angel Miguel, 94. He passed away Jan. 24. He was born in ‘San Luis’ Oriente, Cuba. His parents Angel and Felicia Miguel were from ‘Castilla la Vieja’, Salaman...