GUZMAN, LOURDES
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Funeral services took place Dec. 26 for Lourdes Guzman, 59, of Guttenberg. She passed away on Dec. 21. Born in Havana, Cuba she owned the Finishing Touch Cleaning Service. She was the daughter of S...
HALL, GLADYS A.
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A funeral mass was offered Dec. 27 at our Lady of Fatima Church for Gladys A. Hall, 92, of Brick Township, formerly of North Bergen. She passed away Dec. 23. She was the widow of the late Clifford ...
HAUMAN-WALTERS, PATRICIA
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A funeral mass was offered Dec. 31 at Holy Rosary Church, Jersey City, for Patricia Hauman-Walters, 78, of Jersey City. She passed away Christmas Day at Christ Hospital. Born in the Bronx, she live...
HERMAN, ALBIN A.
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A mass of Christian burial took place Dec. 29 at St. Mary’s Chapel in Middletown for Albin A. Herman, 86, of Bayville. He passed away Dec. 25 at the Hampton Ridge Nursing Home in Toms River. Albin ...
Toytown, U.S.A.
NB provides 1,000 toys, 400 holiday meals to needy families
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“It’s nice to be able to see the people that are benefitting from it,” said Craig Mac, road captain with the Lost Boyz Motorcycle Club. “It’s one thing to collect the toys, but to actually be here ...
LILIENTHAL, IDA
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A mass of Christian burial took place Dec. 27 at St. Rocco’s RC Church for Ida Lilienthal, 91, of Hawthorne, formerly Union City and Hoboken. She passed away Dec. 23. She was the sister of Samuel a...
Ethics violation upheld for Bhalla
But councilman has already appealed recent ruling
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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Did Councilman Ravinder Bhalla violate a state ethics law when he voted in 2010 to award a city contract to a lawyer with whom he shared an office lease? In 2013, the New Jersey Local Finance Board...
Dark skies ahead?
North Bergen, Jersey City kids look at pollution and their future
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Explore 2000 is a kind of middle school at the Jersey City campus of the Hudson County Schools of Technology, a countywide public school system attended by kids throughout the county. The program h...
Big dreams, stubborn faith
WNY teacher/musician strives for the stars
by Yarleen Hernandez
Reporter Correspondent
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The first time local high school teacher John Mollica saw The Beatles on The Ed Sullivan Show in 1964 he knew he was destined to become a musician. That moment sparked a passion in his heart that w...
Helmers’ hangs hat after almost 80 years
Owners tell why it was time for landmark German eatery to close
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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It was the best of times, it was the wurst of times. After 78 years, Helmers’ Restaurant opened its doors for the last time on Wednesday, Dec. 31. Opened in 1936, the landmark German eatery at Elev...