CERBIE, MARGARET A.
May 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral service was offered May 12 for Margaret A. Cerbie, 88, of Hoboken. She passed away May 8. She was the wife of the late Raymond P. Cerbie; mother of Raymond H. and his fiancee Eve Deutch L...
A star is reborn
Local Jews celebrate 100th anniversary of refurbished, revived synagogue
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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The United Synagogue of Hoboken will mark the hundredth anniversary of the Star of Israel Synagogue at 115 Park Ave. this Sunday, May 17 with a day-long block party. More specifically, they’ll be c...
Storage wars show comes to Hudson County
Local ‘pirates’ who bid on leftovers hope to become TV stars
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Although they don’t wear eye patches or scowl, the “storage pirates” of Hudson County are certainly characters in their own right, and are part of an emerging internet TV program shot in Jersey Cit...
CHIRICHELLA, ANNETTE L.
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A funeral mass took place May 12 at St. Francis Church in Hoboken for Annette L. Chirichella. She passed away May 9 surrounded by her family at the Compassionate Care Hospice in Dover. Annette was ...
Moms make lunch for the homeless
A visit to an area shelter with ‘Councilwoman Jen’
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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With the assistance of a friend from the local charter school, Jen Giattino, councilwoman for the 6th Ward in Hoboken, struggled up Second Street carrying three shopping bags filled with pre-made m...
It’s a woman’s world, too
Tech startup launches in Jersey City
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Oksana Sokolovsky hadn’t intended to smash the glass ceiling for women when she partnered to create a tech startup company in Jersey City. But she’s happy that more than half of the employees of he...
JEFFERSON, STERLING JR.
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Funeral services took place May 12 at St. Johns’ Baptist Church, Jersey City, for Sterling Jefferson, Jr., of Jersey City. He passed away May 3. He was the father of Kevin A. Sterling and Angelina ...
Purr-fect cats and dogs
Where stray animals go in your town, and where to adopt
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
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In the recession, more animals have ended up abandoned and more are awaiting adoption in local facilities. Some towns have even started their own adoption locations in the last few years to give th...
Fake worms and ‘Frozen’ poles
Spring brings annual Fishing Derby to Secaucus
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Frank and Vivian Liang brought their children, Doreen, 6, and Samuel, 4, to the annual Fishing Derby at the duck pond to compete for the first time this year. There was just one problem. “They ate ...
Ten new firefighters serving North Hudson
Six officers promoted in rank
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Ten new recruits joined the ranks of North Hudson Regional Fire & Rescue (NHRFR), and six officers were promoted during a ceremony at Schuetzen Park in North Bergen. The agency fights fires in five...