Hamilton Park Summer Concert Series dates announced
Free concerts every Sunday evening against NYC skyline
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Summer is right around the corner, and that means the 2016 Hamilton Park Sunday Concert Series will once again begin, highlighting local talent. The series is a chance to relax with friends and fam...
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Funeral services were held June 3 at the Salem Baptist Church, Jersey City, for Deacon Hurley Brackins Sr. "Mr. Hurley" of Jersey City. He passed away on May 26. He was the husband of Deaconess Nin...
Cuban pride on the march
North Hudson hosts 15th annual parade and festival
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Correspondent
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North Hudson paid homage to its Cuban population with the 15th annual Cuban Parade and Festival of New Jersey last Sunday, kicking off in North Bergen. And despite a rainy start, nothing could damp...
Get a taste of Jersey City
Look for JC Project Eats in June
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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For the fourth year, JC Project Eats will unveil new and unusual dishes for the dining public in a street fair-like setting in front of City Hall. The two-day event, on June 18 and 19 from 11 a.m. ...
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Funeral mass was offered June 9 at St Augustine's RCC in Union City for Ernestina Eneida Gonzalez, 87. Born in Havana, Cuba, she was a resident of Union City. She was the former owner of St Jude Je...
Hudson goes for Clinton and Trump
Fake sample ballots, distributed in North Hudson, omit several candidates
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Hudson County helped Hillary Clinton handily defeat U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders to win the Democratic presidential nomination on Tuesday, and Donald Trump continued his victory at the Republican side ...
86 cats, dogs, rescued from cages
10 euthanized after discovery in WNY house
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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For the third time in six months, a case of apparent animal hoarding has come to light in North Hudson. In the worst incident yet, law enforcement officials discovered 81 cats and five dogs in smal...
Poignant memories of Muhammad Ali
Locals recall trips the champ made to Hudson County
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Muhammad Ali died on June 3, sparking worldwide mourning and stirring up memories among those who knew him, met him, or saw his prize fights. But few realize that Ali made several trips to Hudson C...
Remembering ‘The Greatest’
Ali’s legacy carried into Hudson County
by Jim Hague
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Muhammad Ali’s passing last week at the age of 73 wasn’t totally shocking. After all, the most recognizable sports personality of the 20th century was in severe decline over the last 30 years, with...
Cutting taxes on retirement income can help so many struggling NJ retirees
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Dear Editor: Secure retirement is out of reach for many New Jersey residents and income taxes on retirement benefits makes this problem worse. We should not be penalizing people for planning for a ...