A combined effort
Two nursing homes will work to complement each other
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
Most long time residents of Jersey City never really got used to the name Cusack Center when St. Joseph’s School for the Blind was renamed a few years ago. So the announcement last week that Cusack...
CLARK, SHAMAYA W.
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Funeral services were held Nov. 4 at Metropolitan A.M.E. Zion Church, Jersey City, for Shamaya W. Clark of Jersey City. She passed away Oct. 23. She was the daughter of Tamicka Goode and Shambu Cla...
Two ballot questions should be defeated
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Dear Editor: There are two city questions on the ballot that I hope will be defeated by voters. The first is a question to move the municipal election to November from May. Our election is importan...
SCOREBOARD
Believe it or not, Snyder headed to postseason
Tigers earn first NJSIAA state playoff berth in 26 years
by Jim Hague
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The year was 1990. Nelson Mandela was released after 27 years in a South African prison. Driving Miss Daisy won the Academy Award for Best Picture. J.K. Rowling started writing her first Harry Pott...
Liberty State Park will be hurt by a casino
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Dear Editor: I strongly urge Jersey City residents to vote “No” on the casino ballot referendum on Nov. 8. Billionaire Paul Fireman wants the casino on his Liberty National Golf Course property, ri...
Trump will bring business expertise to the White House
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Dear Editor: Prior to their elections, former New York mayor Mike Bloomberg and former U.S. Senator Jon Corzine had no political experience. Neither did Ross Perot before his 1992 presidential camp...
TASTY TIDBITS
Union City’s girls XC make it a ‘three-peat’
Memorial boys repeat; Character No. 2
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Before Scott Emmerling took over the girls’ cross country program at Union City High School, there was barely a program. One year, there were six girls that competed – not even enough to field a fu...
EID, VERONICA M.
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A mass of Christian burial took place Oct. 30 at Holy Family Church, Union City, for Veronica M. Eid, 95, of North Bergen, formerly of Union City and Paramus. She passed away Oct. 24. Before retiri...
Working downtown
Charles & Co. hosts new shared work space
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Leave it to the Silverman brothers to make use of accessories from the old St. Francis Hospital in a unique way. Art work made from the hospital clocks decorates the second floor hallways of the ne...
There’s a place here for young politicos
Democrat and Republican groups slug it out in informal event
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
Billed as a forum about the issues, the Oct. 17 debate between the Hudson County Young Republicans and Young Democrats was raucous and fun, more like a social meetup than a political event, althoug...