VOZZA, CARMELA
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered July 12 at St. Rocco’s RC Church for Carmela Vozza of Union City. She passed away July 7. She was the widow of the late Anthony; sister of Maurice and the late Louis. Car...
A city on edge
Tensions continue in Jersey City after killing of rookie cop
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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“In the midst of darkness, there is hope,” said a sign in front of a church on Ocean Avenue in Jersey City. But one week after the ambush and murder of rookie Police Officer Melvin Santiago, hope i...
Years of loyal service
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Dear Editor: I would like to acknowledge the recent retirement of Stanley M. Sanger, the Union City school system superintendent, who left the district as of June 30, 2014. I have had the honor of ...
It’s the writing on the wall
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Dear Editor: Phil Cohen (Letters, July 6) says that the Hudson County Freeloaders (as a former "wacky mayor" called them) approved a budget that will raise Hoboken's taxes by 14.5 percent. Mr. Cohe...
TASTY TIDBITS
Glover gives back to the kids of Jersey City
Union City’s Kelly commits to Syracuse
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The kids of Jersey City, who were participating in a free football camp, had no idea that they were in the presence of a legend. To them, the guy organizing the camp was just some older gentleman w...
The circus comes to town – sort of
Kids learn circus skills right in the center of Jersey City
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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“Keep your knees soft, hold my hands, don’t look down,” Guinevere DiPiazza said. “Just try to keep your eyes up. Eventually, you get a feel for it. Eventually, kids get going on this on their own.”...
Palisades Medical Center recognizes local residents for volunteer service
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Palisades Medical Center celebrated National Volunteer Week recently by holding a special luncheon at yhe Waterside in North Bergen to recognize its dedicated volunteers for their tireless efforts....
Reminder: Don’t leave kids in cars; 16 have died already this summer
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Temperatures are expected to rise in the weeks ahead – which is why it’s so important for parents to remember that while these summer days are great for the pool and the beach, they’re not so good ...
The secret struggles of fathers
Local author is among memoirists in ‘Dads Behaving Dadly’ book
by Caren Matzner
Reporter Editor
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Former Jersey City resident Lorne Jaffe experienced moments of terror as a stay-at-home dad after his daughter Sienna was born two years ago. Having grown up battling anxiety and depression, he had...
Bittersweet day
High Tech students sad to leave high school, happy to be moving forward
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
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More than 150 students graduated from High Tech High School, the public county high school based in North Bergen, on June 27. Their day could be described in one word: transitions. While many of th...