MCGRATH, ELAINE D.
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian burial was held June 19 at St. Aedan's Church, Jersey City, for Elaine D. McGrath, 81, of Madison, formerly of Jersey City. She passed away June 16. Born in Jersey City, Elaine ...
Their slice of the economic pie
JC residents to pay bigger share of county taxes
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Jersey City is undergoing the largest development increase in its history, and as a result, taxpayers will be forced to bear a larger portion of county taxes this year, a 10 percent increase. The H...
Toast to Ol' Glory
Local towns celebrate 77th annual Flag Day celebration
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Local towns gathered together on June 14 to celebrate Flag Day, an occasion commemorating the adoption of the United States flag in 1777. The parade, which began on Bergenline Ave near 85th Street,...
Parking prohibited on part of 53rd Street
Also at meeting: Resident expresses concerns about intersections
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
On-street parking around certain sections of 53rd Street in North Bergen will be prohibited due to an ordinance adopted by the Board of Commissioners at their most recent meeting on June 14. The ba...
Weehawken launches outdoor concerts
Free summer music series in Hamilton Park and Pershing Park begins June 25
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Due to multiple free concert series starting up again, the hills of Weehawken will be alive with the sound of music all summer long. Aside from the HRPAC series in Lincoln Harbor (see briefs, page ...
RONGA, CARMINE
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A funeral mass was offered June 22 at St. Ann's RC Church, Hoboken, for Carmine Ronga, 66, of Rutherford, formerly of Hoboken. He passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Sunday, June 18....
‘Great News’ comes to Secaucus
Town is setting for NBC sitcom
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The latest NBC sitcom to grace your television sets is one set in Secaucus, although not filmed there. NBC’s “Great News,” which stars Briga Heelan, Tony Award winner Andrea Martin, and Nicole Rich...
Danger lurks in every corner
Conference highlights ‘gateway drugs’
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Drug tests may have a place in law enforcement, but for most practical purposes, their effectiveness is limited at best. That was one of the problems raised at a seminar on June 7 that brought toge...
TASTY TIDBITS
Hoboken mourns the loss of long-time coach Ronga
Hoboken’s Roder signs pro baseball contract; Boxing card cancelled; Glover grid camp set
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Carmine Ronga , the Hoboken athlete, teacher and famed coach, died last week after a year-long battle with leukemia. He was 66 years old. Ronga had the distinction of being inducted into the Hoboke...
The Hoboken Public Library Foundation
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: We would like to thank all of our sponsors, donors and supporters for making the 2016 Foundation Annual Appeal one of our best fundraising years ever! The mission of the Foundation is ...