FUSCO, TERESA
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A funeral mass was offered July 9 at St. Anne’s Church, Jersey City, for Teresa Fusco, 92, of Jersey City. She passed away peacefully on July 6. Teresa was born in Santomenna, Salerno, Italy and mo...
HAMS, HELEN MAY
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A funeral service took place July 10 at Grace Episcopal Church, Union City, for Helen May Hams, 88, of Weehawken. She passed away July 6 at Hoboken University Hospital. She was born in Weehawken an...
Corner-kicked
Hertz dumped for Zipcar as city’s car share operator
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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Hoboken’s Corner Cars program – in which 42 cars are placed on the streets for people to use at an hourly rate – will continue, but within four to six weeks, it will be run and furnished by Zipcar ...
JACHEWICZ, HELEN
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Funeral mass took place July 3 at St. Ann’s Polish RC Church in Jersey City for Helen Jachewicz, 90, a lifelong Jersey City resident. She passed away June 30 at The Atrium at Hamilton Park in Jerse...
HHA hit with federal buzzcut
2016 budget anticipates 17 percent funding loss
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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The accountant for the Hoboken Housing Authority warned of serious budget pressures looming for the public housing agency after the U.S. Congress significantly underfunded its public housing commit...
New digs in an old ’hood
Police headquarters to move to housing project
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Police Chief Philip Zacche joined Mayor Steven M. Fulop and Public Safety Director James Shea on a tour of the proposed new police station site at the Marion Gardens Public Housing Complex on July ...
Local kid gets essay in NY Times
Writes about living in urban area and attending prep school
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“I coexist in two worlds,” said North Bergen resident Jon Carlo Dominguez recently. “I’m part of both and I love both.” The two worlds he lives in are that of his home in North Bergen, and his scho...
Better than the beach
North Bergen pool opens for summer season
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“This is our little resort,” said Margaret Burt, looking very relaxed in a lounge chair. “We pretend like we’re on vacation,” added Tina Hernandez. The two friends and their kids were enjoying open...
LAMERE, ROSE ALICE
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A funeral mass was offered July 7 at Grace Episcopal Church (Union City) for Rose Alice LaMere, 92, formerly of Union City and long-time resident of Weehawken. She passed away July 3 after a brief ...
Happy birthday, America!
Jersey City holds bash in Liberty State Park
by Al Sullivan
Reporter senior staff writer
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Imagine a picnic for more than 70,000 people, and you might get an idea of what the Jersey City Freedom & Fireworks Festival was like on July 4. Although not exactly like the legendary Woodstock Co...