JACOBELLI, GINO WILLIAM
May 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered May 7 at St. Francis RC Church, Hoboken, for Gino William Jacobelli, 75, of Hoboken. He passed away May 3 surrounded by his family. Born and raised in the South Bronx unt...
Daniel, my hero
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Dear Editor: My childhood hero recently passed away due to pancreatic cancer. His name was Daniel Fitzgibbons and he was my older brother by 18 months. He died just short of his 61st birthday. He w...
Play ball! The girls of summer are back!
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Organized baseball started in Hoboken, and Hoboken’s Maria Pepe was the center of a national battle in 1972 to let girls play in Little League, so obviously baseball is big here – just like Frank S...
Just for laughs
Hoboken standup comic takes his act around the county
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Alex Csedrik, one-time professor and sometime copy writer and editor -- but a comic all the time -- doesn’t believe in attack comedy or humiliating people who are out to be entertained. “I like poi...
JC Medical Center gets highest possible safety rating
Recognized by national group for 9th consecutive time
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Jersey City Medical Center has received an “A” Hospital Safety Score from The Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit group measuring hospital safety and quality, for the 9th consecutive ...
Dressing up
Art show to raise funds for Dress for Success
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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International, regional, and local artists will show off their works in “Art and Soul; Women In the Arts,” a show at Mana Contemporary gallery’s first annual fundraiser and cocktail reception on Ma...
Consent and sex on campus
City ‘takes back the night’ as state weighs ‘yes means yes’ bill
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
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She arrived late to the party, and most of the people there were already drunk. This past Tuesday, April 19, Dr Meika Roberson, the chief medical officer for CarePoint Health at Hoboken University ...
Remembering Francis Albert Sinatra
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Dear Editor: May 14, 2016 will mark 18 years since the death of world renowned singer/actor Frank Sinatra in 1998. Hoboken, NJ's native son left an indelible legacy of classy showmanship in his ill...
Soldiers, not warriors
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Dear Editor: About the article in April 10 Reporter about local towns paying tribute (belatedly) to Vietnam veterans. As a veteran myself (of an earlier war, just as stupid and futile and unnecessa...
Fracking response
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Dear Editor: In a May 1 letter to the North Bergen Reporter, Paula Rogovin, a representative of Break Free announced plans to bus demonstrators to Albany to protest against the use of "train bombs"...