Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral mass was held March 29 at St. Anne’s Church in Jersey City for Thomas D. Kiernan, 81, of Rutherford. He passed away March 24 at the Hamilton Plaza Nursing and Rehab Center in Passaic. Born ...
Hoboken’s annual Irish Festival announced
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HOBOKEN -- Mayor Dawn Zimmer, the city of Hoboken, and Irish Network New Jersey will host the 6th Annual Hoboken Irish Festival on Saturday, May 13 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Sinatra Park. The festi...
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A funeral mass was held March 20 at St. Anthony of Padua Church in North Caldwell for Josephine Amidano, 88, of Union City. He passed away March 13. She was born in Hackensack and lived in Teaneck ...
Breaking the glass
Hudson County honors trailblazing local women at ceremony
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
A pioneering space engineer, a local school superintendent, and the youngest municipal clerk in New Jersey history were among the women honored in a Women’s History Month ceremony late last week. I...
No new taxes again
Fulop introduces $572M election year budget
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 02, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Although Jersey City taxpayers may start singing a different tune in 2018 after the state-mandated revaluation of properties kicks in, they can breathe a sigh of relief because the 2017 municipal b...
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A mass of Christian burial was offered on March 22 at St. Ann’s Church, Hoboken, for Johanna “Jennie” Bellome, 86, of Rochelle Park (formerly of Hoboken). She passed away March 18. She was predecea...
Welcoming all in the stalls
Executive order establishes gender neutral municipal toilets
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
The concept of “men’s” or “women’s” rooms in any municipal-owned facility in Jersey City will soon mean something different, thanks to an executive order issued by Mayor Steven Fulop on March 23. T...
Hudson County through its hashtags
Local digital photographers strut their stuff on the web
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
Instagram accounts are full of moments captured suddenly for others to share. People post and categorize photos geographically and topically. Not surprisingly, many photos are of pets and food, or ...
Hoboken recognizes Vietnam veterans
Officials lead ceremony in honor of veterans who served
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 170 170 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County and the City of Hoboken recognized the men and women who served the country during the Vietnam War with a ceremony at the memorial on Pier A Park on Wednesday, March 29. The ceremony ...
Inside the Ivies
Local students headed for top colleges
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
A pair of Union City High School students are prepared to leave their urban environment for a little ivy. The district recently announced that seniors Joan Martinez, 17, and Giselle Pena, 17, have ...