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A funeral mass took place Dec. 11 at St. Aloysius Church, Jersey City for Jose E. Fajardo, of Jersey City. He passed away Dec. 5 at Hackensack University Medical Center. Born in Bogota, Colombia, J...
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Funeral mass was offered Dec. 14 at Our Lady of Fatima R.C. Church, North Bergen for Bozo Chris Lukin. He passed away Dec. 10, at Palisades Medical Center, North Bergen. Of North Bergen, he was bor...
Diversity in the schools
Parent urges board to create inclusion committee task force
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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At the Hoboken Board of Education’s monthly meeting on Tuesday, Union City resident Courtney Wicks, whose daughter attends eighth grade at Hoboken Middle School (as a choice or paying student), add...
An enlightening experience
Charter school principals-for-a-day talk about their experiences
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Those who took part in this year’s Charter School Principal for a Day program in Jersey City gathered around a table at GP’s Restaurant in November to share their experiences like a family sitting ...
Honored to serve
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Dear Editor: I probably have not spent my early adult years like most millennials. At 18, I ran for public office for the first time, and was elected to county committee, a position I still hold 14...
Jersey City housing
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Dear Editor: After reading the letter to the Editor about Jersey City’s contradictory housing policy in the last issue, I am prompted to ask about affordable housing in all of the new residential t...
Free Nerf guns and drones for all
Six-hundred kids get toys at Annual Children's Xmas Party
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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It was a child's dream come true at the Recreation Center on Dec. 2, as North Bergen gave out hundreds of free toys to local children, from infants to 9 years old. At the annual Children's Christma...
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A funeral mass was offered Dec. 11 at Immaculate Conception Church in Secaucus for Helen C. Muscarella, 94, of Secaucus. She passed away Dec. 7 at the Alaris Health at the Fountains South. She form...
Dancing with the stars?
Local anti-Trump advocate gets bit part in Spielberg film
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Perhaps fate played a hand in helping Tracey Everett, a local dance instructor with a history of working on Broadway, get a bit part as a dancer in the new Steven Spielberg film, “The Post.” The fi...
Over a million $$ on mayoral campaigns
What the six mayoral candidates raised, spent, and who contributed
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 17, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
Even though this fall’s heated six-way mayoral election ended over a month ago, the conversation has not, as the candidates together spent more than three quarters of a million dollars on the local...