UPDATE: Secaucus Mayor Gonnelli improving after stroke, but not ready to go back to work
Jun 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS -- After suffering a stroke 20 days ago, Secaucus Mayor Michael Gonnelli was still improving over the last week, town officials said on Tuesday, June 28. However, they said there is no tim...
Bayonne Zoning Board meeting on Muslim Community Center postponed
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BAYONNE -- The Special Zoning Board Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, June 28 regarding a proposal to convert a warehouse on 109 East 24th Street into a Muslim Community Center was postponed for the t...
Big news: Hoboken to hold groundbreaking for long-awaited Southwest Park this Thursday
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HOBOKEN -- Residents near the city's southern border have long wanted a park. This Thursday, the city will hold a groundbreaking for the proposed 1-acre Southwest Park, and it will be open to the p...
Bio of charismatic baseball player gets reading at Little City on June 29
Jun 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – Hoboken resident Nick Acocella and his co-author Don Dewey will read from their latest book, “The Black Prince of Baseball: Hall Chase and the Mythology of the Game” from University of Ne...
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered June 24 at the de Paul Chapel at Our Lady of Mercy RCC, Jersey City, for Anthony F. Aceti, 93. He died June 20 at his home.. He came to the US when he was nine years old ...
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was offered June 24 at St. Nicholas Church, Jersey City, for Tom Brazicki, 66, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. He passed away surrounded by his family on June 19. Proprietor of B...
Taking a stand against prejudice
Jersey City High Schools hold commencement ceremonies with a common theme
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
For students graduating from the various high schools throughout Jersey City, 2016 has become a historic year. In many ways, top students at these schools have better embraced the uncertain future ...
Superintendent of schools defends ‘selfies’
79 Weehawken graduates say goodbye
by Gianluca D’Elia
Reporter Correspondent
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
National Selfie Day was on Tuesday, and Weehawken High School’s 76th graduating class received their diplomas on Wednesday night. Superintendent of Schools Dr. Robert Zywicki was convinced this pro...
103 new condos on the river
Officials celebrate latest phases of expanding Port Imperial development
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
Standing in front of 103 newly finished waterfront condos that are part of the two-mile long Port Imperial development in Weehawken, Mayor Richard Turner joined township officials June 14 both to c...
‘Dream big and dream often’
812 graduate from UC High School; 390 from WNY’s Memorial
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Correspondent
Jun 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
Eight hundred and twelve students graduated from Union City High School in a ceremony on Tuesday. Then, on Thursday, after press time, Memorial High School in West New York held its ceremony for 39...