D’AGOSTINO, ROSE
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A funeral mass was offered Sept. 9 at Immaculate Conception Church for Rose D’Agostino, 80, of Secaucus, formerly of Hoboken. She passed away at home on Sept. 4. She was the wife of the late Bernar...
GONZALEZ, ROSA LIDIA SILVA
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Funeral services were held Sept. 5 for Rosa Lidia Silva Gonzalez, 98. She passed away Sept. 2 in her home in Coopersburg, Pa. Born in Madruga, Cuba, Rosa immigrated to North Bergen in 1963 with her...
HAWKINS, INEZ
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Funeral mass took place Sept. 10 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Jersey City, for Inez Hawkins, 75, of Jersey City. She passed away peacefully on Sept. 7. Inez was born in Mineville, N.Y. and lived ...
IANNACCONE, LAURA G.
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Funeral services were held Sept. 4 for Laura G. Iannaccone, 90, of North Bergen. She passed away Sept. 2. She was the wife of the late Victor Iannaccone; sister of the late Rita DelVescova; mother ...
NEGRI, PETER
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A funeral mass took place Sept. 12 at Immaculate Conception Church for Peter S. Negri, 87, of Secaucus, formerly of Union City. He passed away Sept. 6. Peter was a platform worker for Adolph’s Truc...
The belated victims of 9/11
How suicide and cancer are still claiming lives of those who weren’t in the buildings
by Steven Rodas and Joseph Passantino
Reporter Staff Writers
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Years after the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, victims are still dying – some were emergency responders whose cancer is believed to be related to toxins in the air that day, and others are distr...
Strother supporters protest
Supporters of fired recreation director demand his reinstatement
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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A handful of people showed up in Van Vorst Park on Wednesday to begin the two-block march to City Hall to protest the city’s firing of Ryan Strother, the popular director of the city’s Recreation D...
TECCHIO, DOROTHY
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A mass of Christian burial was offered Sept. 11 at Our Lady of Mount Carmel RC Church, Jersey City, for Dorothy “Dorsey” Tecchio, 77. She passed away peacefully on Sept. 6 at Villa Marie Claire in ...
Walking out of the darkness
Local family establishes suicide awareness event in NB
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Jorge Sanchez, age 21, committed suicide on March 12, 2014. “It was totally unexpected. We saw the signs but really didn’t think it would lead to that,” said his sister, Jeannette. The tragedy was ...
Work in progress
Big changes at the high school/middle school
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“The traditional computer lab model is dead,” said Secaucus Superintendent of Schools Robert Presuto. “You don’t see any new schools now or any renovations with rows and rows of bolted-in computers...