Bio of charismatic baseball player gets reading at Little City on June 29
Jun 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – Hoboken resident Nick Acocella and his co-author Don Dewey will read from their latest book, “The Black Prince of Baseball: Hall Chase and the Mythology of the Game” from University of Ne...
ACETI, ANTHONY F.
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered June 24 at the de Paul Chapel at Our Lady of Mercy RCC, Jersey City, for Anthony F. Aceti, 93. He died June 20 at his home.. He came to the US when he was nine years old ...
BRAZICKI, TOM
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A funeral mass was offered June 24 at St. Nicholas Church, Jersey City, for Tom Brazicki, 66, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. He passed away surrounded by his family on June 19. Proprietor of B...
Taking a stand against prejudice
Jersey City High Schools hold commencement ceremonies with a common theme
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
For students graduating from the various high schools throughout Jersey City, 2016 has become a historic year. In many ways, top students at these schools have better embraced the uncertain future ...
Superintendent of schools defends ‘selfies’
79 Weehawken graduates say goodbye
by Gianluca D’Elia
Reporter Correspondent
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
National Selfie Day was on Tuesday, and Weehawken High School’s 76th graduating class received their diplomas on Wednesday night. Superintendent of Schools Dr. Robert Zywicki was convinced this pro...
CERBASI, NICHOLAS PATRICK
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass offered June 11 at St. Lawrence Church for Nicholas Patrick Cerbasi 84, of Union City. He passed away June 7 at Holy Name Hospital. He was a lifelong resident of Union City and was a...
‘Dream big and dream often’
812 graduate from UC High School; 390 from WNY’s Memorial
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Correspondent
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Eight hundred and twelve students graduated from Union City High School in a ceremony on Tuesday. Then, on Thursday, after press time, Memorial High School in West New York held its ceremony for 39...
Many Airbnb hosts are in violation
UC landlords complain about proposed penalties for short-term rentals
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 294 294 recommendations | email to a friend
The Union City Board of Commissioners passed a law in December of 2015 banning residents from renting out their properties to other people for fewer than 31 days (a practice for which people use si...
Red Wing Class of 2016 takes flight
125 graduate from Hoboken High School
by Gianluca D’Elia
Reporter Correspondent
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
A sea of decorated graduation caps filled the JFK stadium’s football field as Hoboken High School said goodbye to 125 seniors on Thursday night. Before the diplomas were handed out, Principal Robin...
A helping hand
Jersey City girl guided by a volunteer ‘Big Sis’
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
Some things are meant to be. This is a lesson that Laura Febo of Hoboken learned when she became big sister to a Jersey City girl named Laisha. The Big Brother/Big Sister non-profit charity tries t...