Police Beat
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Jersey City resident arrested for DWI On Saturday, June 24, at 4:57 p.m., Jersey City resident Deglis Salgado, 31, was arrested and charged with Driving While Intoxicated, DWI in a school zone, rec...
Prep’s Portorreal named Reporter Male Athlete of the Year
Football, basketball standout earns nod; fourth Marauder ever to receive year-end award
by Jim Hague
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When Jorge Portorreal had to make the decision on what high school he would attend almost four years ago, the Union, N.J. native selected St. Peter’s Prep in Jersey City for two reasons. “I wanted ...
Summer concerts on the Hudson, 2017
Free outdoor series on Weehawken waterfront now underway
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A diverse and eclectic program of Wednesday evening summer concerts returns to the Lincoln Harbor area as the Hudson Riverfront Performing Arts Center, Inc. (HRPAC) presents Summer Concerts on the ...
Top kickers
North Bergen Recreation holds annual Soccer Awards for youth teams
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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North Bergen’s Recreation Department held its annual Soccer Awards and end-of-year-barbecue for its 47 youth soccer teams on June 30. The event was held at Bruins Stadium in Braddock Park. The roug...
Preparing for the worst
North Bergen holds largest active shooter drill in county history
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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Ever since the massive Columbine school shooting incident in 1999, and more recently, the Newtown, Conn. shooting in 2012, schools around the country have had to train for a theoretical emergency i...
Giattino’s campaign kickoff
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Dear Editor: Like many of you, I am passionate about many things, but Hoboken is where my heart lies. In the 18 years I have lived here, I got married, had all three of my sons and have become incr...
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A memorial service took place July 7 at the Hoboken Community Church, Hoboken, for Carroll N. Jones III, 72, of Hoboken. He passed away June 22 surrounded by his friends at the Hamilton Park Health...
Green scene
Local farmer’s markets thrive
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
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Jersey City and Hoboken residents who want vegetables fresh from the farm, as well as a variety of baked goods, sauces, and other delicacies, can find a local weekly farmer’s market for almost any ...
New county high school on display
Officials tour High Tech campus in progress, will open in 2018
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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The Hudson County freeholders and other local officials took a tour of the under-construction High Tech High School campus in Secaucus on June 15. The school is on track to open September 2018, mov...
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Funeral services were held July 1 at Salem Baptist Church, Jersey City, for Robert Lee Whitehead. He passed away June 24. Born in Charles City, Va., Robert has been a longtime resident of Jersey Ci...