Council votes on 30-year development agreement
424-unit residential project will include park, retail, some affordable housing
by Gianluca D’Elia
Reporter Correspondent
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The City Council voted (7-2) Wednesday night to approve a series of resolutions and ordinances authorizing a 30-year agreement that will let a private developer build housing on the west side of to...
McMAHON, JAMES V., JR.
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Funeral services were held June 25 for James V. McMahon, Jr., 57. He passed away suddenly on June 19. Jim was born in Glen Ridge to Jean M. and James V. McMahon Sr. and was raised in West Caldwell....
Legendary Persuasions coming to Summer Concerts on the Hudson
Free concert will be at Lincoln Harbor Park in Weehawken, July 13
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The Persuasions can boast over five decades as one of the top vocal groups in the world and show no signs of slowing down. Fans from Tokyo to Harlem are in awe of how this extraordinary group can d...
Thank you all for terrific effort!
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Dear Editor: A collaborative spirit is flourishing in Union City with 3 members of Union City's DPW digging in, and well, pitching in too. Alicia Morejon giving hands on supervision, Edwin digging ...
SCOREBOARD
Hudson Catholic’s Jones earns Reporter Male Athlete of Year award
by Jim Hague
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Growing up, Royaal Jones was just like any other flourishing multi-sport athlete. “I played football, basketball and ran track,” Jones said. “I also did some swimming and wrestling at the [Jersey C...
West New York seniors head toward future
Memorial High School graduates 390
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Correspondent
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West New York’s Memorial High School held its commencement ceremony for the Class of 2016 on Thursday, June 23. This year, 390 students earned their diplomas. Superintendent of Schools Clara Brito ...
Carrying a torch
Police run for Special Olympics
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
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Officers throughout Hudson County ran and passed the Special Olympics Torch from city to city earlier this month while residents cheered them on. The Law Enforcement Torch Run started Friday, June ...
Watery views
Residents can take Meadowlands pontoon boat, canoe tours
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
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New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority has begun this month offering pontoon boat and canoe tours of the Hackensack River, some embarking from Secaucus, that will run through Saturday, Sept. 17...
MIELE, JAMES
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Funeral mass was held July 7 at Sts. Peter & Paul Church, Hoboken, for James Miele, 87. He was born in Hoboken, where he resided before moving to Wood-Ridge. He was a parishioner of Sts. Peter & Pa...
Support caregivers and those they care for, support the RAISE Act
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Dear Editor: Many of us have been, are, or will be a family caregiver, or are likely to need the help of one someday. Family caregivers are the backbone of services and supports in this country, th...