A building designed to enrich the mind
HCCC opens high tech library, cornerstone of the new Journal Square
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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When Hudson County Community College (HCCC) first looked at the property on Sip Avenue back in 2000 as a possible new library site, few could foresee how significant a role it would play in revital...
PEREZ-MONTALVO, LUIS O.
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Funeral services took place Oct. 2 for Luis O. Perez-Montalvo, 47 of Jersey City. He passed away Sept. 22. Born in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, he came to Jersey City at the age of 10. Known to many as ...
Making his mark
Hoboken special ed teacher named New Jersey Teacher of the Year
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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Hoboken teacher Mark Mautone has helped countless children overcome learning and developmental disorders. But he didn’t fully grasp the importance of his work until his own son was diagnosed with a...
Making headway
County golf course could be ready by early summer
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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The line of golf carts rolled past the recently-seeded greens on the soon-to-open county golf course on the extreme western side of Lincoln Park. It was September, and the county has rushed to get ...
Novel Night returns for fifth volume
Dinner parties in residents’ homes revolve on literary themes
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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When restauranteur Joyce Flinn decided to host a dinner at Schnackenberg’s Luncheonette for the upcoming fifth addition of the Hoboken Public Library’s Novel Night, she wanted to pick a 1930s-era n...
‘An injustice to the town of Secaucus’
Mayor contests Meadowlands Commission decision on new development
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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In what Mayor Michael Gonnelli calls “an injustice to the town of Secaucus,” the state’s Meadowlands Commission took two controversial votes on Wednesday, Sept. 24 regarding a new development along...
From Peru to Greece to Israel
Union City honors its diverse population with flag raisings, luncheons
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
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Like the poem engraved on the Statue of Liberty, Union City is a town that reaches out to the “huddled masses yearning to breathe free,” drawing many diverse immigrant populations. As a result, the...
Getting into the routine
Local kids enjoy new school year
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The first day of school on Sept. 6 for the 250 students of the St. Augustine’s school of Union City was one of meeting teachers, making new friends, and praying together. The night before parents a...
Save the date to save our neighborhoods
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Dear Editor: The Hudson County Freeholder Board will vote on the Monarch development on Tuesday, October 28th at 6 p.m. The location of the meeting is the Freeholder Chambers on the 3rd floor of th...
RABBIA, JOSEPH MICHAEL
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Funeral mass took place Oct. 2 at St. Francis RC Church, Hoboken, for Joseph Michael “Mr. Joe” Rabbia, 71, of Hoboken. He passed away Sept. 28 at Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center, Secaucus. Joe ...