Jersey City adds six new fire vehicles
Biggest upgrade in a decade
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Fire Chief Gene Giancaspo moved around the green at Liberty State Park on June 24 like a kid on Christmas Eve, pausing to inspect each of the six new fire vehicles that were added to the fleet this...
MAURIELLO, DR. GIUSEPPE
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A funeral mass took place June 22 at Madonna Church on the Hill for Dr. Giuseppe Mauriello, 92, of Weehawken. He passed away June 15. He was born in Sant’Andrea di Conza (Italy), the only son of th...
PEREZ, GLADYS
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Funeral mass took place June 25 at St. Josephs Church of the Palisades in West New York for Gladys Perez, 82, of Union City. She died June 21. She was the mother of Ariel and his wife Jeannie, Heri...
PEREZ, JESUS
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Funeral mass was offered on June 26 at Holy Family Church for Jesus “Manito” Perez. He passed away June 22. He was born in Batabano, Habana, Cuba, and arrived in the United States in 1970. He estab...
Where does it end?
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Dear Editor: I was saddened and appalled to read the contents of the excellent letter by Tiffanie Fisher. Eight years ago my wife and I (from Europe), decided to make a large investment to purchase...
TASTY TIDBITS
Anderson gives back with suicide awareness basketball festival
Four locals prepare for North-South All-Star grid classic; boxer Garcia’s meltdown
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Kyle Anderson was close friends growing up with Paul Kim. The two would play basketball together in courts in North Bergen, Fairview, and Cliffside Park. “He was one of my closest friends,” said An...
Three hurt at park cookout
Jersey City, Bayonne police investigate shooting on city’s border
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Police from Bayonne and Jersey City are conducting a joint investigation into shootings that took place in Mercer Park in Bayonne on June 21. The incident left three people with injuries, none life...
Ooh! Ahhhhh!
Places where you can and can’t see the fireworks this year
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
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You can go to Bayonne or Jersey City to see Fourth of July fireworks, but not North Bergen, West New York, Weehawken, or Hoboken. You can go to Secaucus as well, but their celebration is two days b...
Storage wars show comes to Hudson County
Local ‘pirates’ who bid on leftovers hope to become TV stars
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Although they don’t wear eye patches or scowl, the “storage pirates” of Hudson County are certainly characters in their own right, and are part of an emerging internet TV program shot in Jersey Cit...
JSA Summer Program
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Dear Editor: I would like to take the time to thank Mayor Gonnelli and the Town Council for the generous gift towards my JSA summer program at Princeton University this coming July. I am looking fo...