Life after prison examined at talk
Feb 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – “Planet Prison, Understanding the Life of an Ex-offender,” will be presented from 7 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 4 at New Jersey City University. The event is free and will be held in...
NJ Transit commuter trains on 30 minute delay due to storm
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HOBOKEN--Monday’s winter storm has slowed, but not stopped, public transportation in and out of Hudson County. NJ Transit trains going to and from New York Penn Station and Hoboken Terminal are sub...
Periodic weekday closures to begin on bridge
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BAYONNE – Periodic six-hour weekday closures on the Bayonne Bridge will begin on Monday, Feb. 2, according to a statement by The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey. The closures, between 9 a.m...
UPDATE: Most local schools closed Monday, some are delayed
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HUDSON COUNTY -- A sloppy mess of rain, snow, and ice resulted in some school closings Monday morning. Secaucus, Bayonne, Hoboken, Weehawken, West New York, Union City, North Bergen, and the Hudson...
Fist bumps less germy than handshakes, study says
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
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Recently and Associated Press article http://hosted.ap.org * noted: “ When it comes to preventing the spread of germs, maybe the president is on to something with his fondness for fist bumps.The fa...
BACKIEL, PATRICIA
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Funeral mass was held Jan. 22 at Immaculate Conception Church for Patricia Backiel, 62, of Secaucus. She passed away Jan. 20. She was the wife of the late Frank Backiel; mother of Harry and his wif...
BECK, WILLIAM ROY
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A funeral service was held Jan. 24 for William Roy Beck, 94, of Clark, formerly of Hoboken. He passed away Jan. 16. William was born in Kalamazoo, Mich. to parents Jessie Leroy and Mary Beck. Befor...
BUDA, ALFRED S.
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A memorial service for Alfred S. Buda, 92, of Edgewater, formerly of Ridgefield, Weehawken and Hoboken, was held Jan. 28 at the St Ann’s RC Church, Hoboken. He passed away Jan. 24 at the Villa Mari...
A bit of immortality?
Controversy erupts when city names The 100 Steps after former councilman
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
After listening to pleas from the community to do otherwise, the City Council voted unanimously to approve an ordinance renaming the rebuilt 100 Steps after former Ward D Councilman Bill Gaughan. T...
BUTHMANN, BARBARA PEIN
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A funeral mass took place Jan. 23 at Immaculate Conception Church for Barbara Pein Buthmann, 79, of Secaucus. She passed away quietly on Jan. 17 surrounded by her family. She was the wife of the la...