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Booker hosts mobile office at City Hall
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
While New Jersey Democratic Senator Cory Booker and his congressional colleagues were in Washington, D.C., participating in congressional hearings for high-profile cabinet appointments, his mobile ...
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A resident of Bayonne, passed away on February 9, 2017 at Father Hudson House, Elizabeth, NJ, surrounded by her family. She was born in New York City and resided in Iselin, Bayonne and Oakhurst bef...
Heartfelt thanks for the thoughtful gifts
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To the Editor: On behalf of the Windmill Alliance, I wish to acknowledge the recent gifts made by Mr. Al Pasiechnik of Victoria TV & Appliance. Al donated a washer and dryer that will help Windmill...
Bayonne Briefs
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Bayonne High School awarded $10,000 for Sustainability Project Sustainable Jersey for Schools and the New Jersey Education Association (NJEA) announced that Bayonne High School has been awarded a $...
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At the recently held Bayonne Cal Ripken Baseball award ceremony, Hunter Squillante (top), who played for Bergen Point Pharmacy, and Edwin Jiminez (bottom), who played for A Plus Custom Tee's, were ...
West New York Board of Education declares itself a sanctuary for students
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WEST NEW YORK -- The West New York Board of Education adopted a sanctuary resolution at its Feb. 8 meeting, meaning it will protect students regardless of immigration status, according to Superinte...
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In Jersey City, in a room nearly as long as a football field, Mayor Steven Fulop kicked off a marathon series of speeches that in total are meant to serve as his State of the City address for 2017....
Warrant issued for third suspect in murder of Adrian Rivera of Hoboken
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HOBOKEN--Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez announced Sunday Feb. 12 that an arrest warrant has been issued for the third suspect for the murder of Hoboken resident Adrian Rivera. Rivera, age 1...
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A memorial mass was held Feb. 10 at St. Theresa's Church in Little Egg Harbor for William “Mickey” Flanagan. He passed away Feb. 3 after a short illness. He was born May 19, 1955 in Jersey City. He...
More details in teen’s murder
In community meeting, police, prosecutor, residents discuss crime
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Feb 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 129 129 recommendations | email to a friend
After the death of Adrian Rivera, the 18-year-old Hoboken Housing Authority resident who was shot to death in his home on Jan. 24, Hoboken officials hosted a public meeting last week to discuss saf...