Hoboken homeless man sets self on fire; calls up, arrests down on 'Hoboken St. Pat's Day' this year
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On Saturday night in Hoboken, police received a call that a local homeless man was setting himself on fire. Police responded to Bloomfield and Fourth streets and saw the man on fire in the middle o...
CALLAHAN, TERESA EVANS.
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A funeral mass was held March 4 at St. Bridget’s Chapel in the Field, Berryville, Va., for Teresa Evans Callahan, 76, of Boyce, Va. She died Feb. 24 in the Winchester Medical Center, Winchester, Vi...
CARRILLO, ELBA M.
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A funeral mass was offered Feb. 28 at St. Mary’s Church, West New York, for Elba M. Carrillo, 94, of West New York. Born in Guayubin, Dominican Republic she passed away Feb. 20. She was the wife of...
CASSARO, JOSEPHINE
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Funeral mass was celebrated March 7 at Our Lady of Mercy Church for Josephine Cassaro, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. She passed away March 2 at home surrounded by her family. The daughter of ...
COULTER, ALEXANDER BENJAMIN
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A funeral mass was offered March 4 at St. Anne’s Roman Catholic Church, Jersey City for Alexander Benjamin Coulter, 86. He passed away at Hackensack University Medical Center on Feb. 27, surrounded...
FRANCO, MARIA
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A funeral mass was offered March 3 at Our Lady of Fatima Church for Maria Franco, 84, of North Bergen. She passed away Feb. 27. She was the wife of the late Arduino Franco; mother of Pasquale Franc...
KENNEDY, PRISCILLA
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Funeral services took place March 3 for Priscilla Kennedy, of Secaucus. She passed away at her home on Feb. 27. She was born in Jersey City and lived most of her life in Hoboken, moving to Secaucus...
MALDONADO, JUAN, JR.
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Funeral mass took place Feb. 28 at Assumption/All Saints Church, Jersey City, for Juan Maldonado, Jr., 50 of Jersey City. He passed away Feb. 23 at Calvary Hospital in the Bronx. Born in Jersey Cit...
PILOVSKY, THOMAS
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A funeral mass took place March 6 at St. Joseph’s RC Church for Thomas Pilovsky, 46, of Barnegat. He passed away Feb. 27. Thomas was born in Bayonne and lived in Barnegat since 1999. He was a firef...
She’s 105 years young
Willie Mae Cobbs celebrates in Jersey City
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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still alive; and the Boy Scouts of America had just been founded. The only flight taken together by Wilbur and Orville Wright occurred at Huffman Prairie Flying Field in Dayton, Ohio, and Thomas Ed...