50 years since the Summer of Love
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 131 131 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: This summer marks the 50th anniversary of the “Summer of Love.” From an historical perspective, the “Summer of Love” wasn’t very “lovely.” Global civil unrest, racial tensions in the U...
WASYLUK, ROBERT
Jun 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral mass was held June 21 at St. Paul of the Cross RC Church for Robert Wasyluk, 54, of Union City. He died peacefully on June 18. Robert was born in Jersey City and lived there most of his lif...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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Record-breaking dance performance fills high school About 150 kids participated in 20 choreographed dance performances at North Bergen High School on June 13. The auditorium was filled with friends...
Memorial Day a day to remember, some of us forgot
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Dear Editor: A day when we say thanks to our serviceman and women for their services since 1776. With the US Fleet in our harbor, Hoboken held their annual Memorial Parade last month, nice marching...
Moving on up
North Bergen graduates 568 high school seniors
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen High School sent 568 seniors to college and elsewhere with a graduation ceremony in Braddock Park’s Bruins Stadium on Thursday, June 22. The graduating class earned around $1 million i...
Hoboken Historical Museum hosts talk with Ramapough-Lenape Indian Nation representatives
Jun 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- The Hoboken Historical Museum will welcome two representatives, Owl and Two Clouds, from the Ramapough-Lenape Indian Nation to speak about their history and the significance of their Spl...
Former Hoboken Council President Campos found guilty of fraud Thursday
Jun 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Joon H. Kim, the Acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced in a press release that a federal jury had found former Hoboken Council President and atto...
Mother of Hoboken's Cake Boss dies, age 69
Jun 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- Mary Valastro, mother of TLC's "Cake Boss" star Buddy Valastro, died Thursday morning after a long battle with ALS at the age of 69. ALS, more commonly known as Lou Gherig's Disease, is ...
Did you miss these stories from Bayonne?
Jun 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
A community in decline tends to hunker down to save itself – mistrustful of new people and new ideas. Bayonne is past that and has learned to love again as it claws its way out of the 2008 financia...
DEMPSEY, MARY
Jun 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was held June 19 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Mary Dempsey, 85, of North Bergen. She passed away June 16 at the Englewood Hospital. Born in Jersey City to the late ...