LULLO, FLORENCE
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A funeral mass was offered Dec. 31 at Our Lady of Grace Church, Hoboken, for Florence Lullo, 88, of Jersey City, formerly of Hoboken. She passed away Dec. 28. A lifelong parishioner of Our Lady of ...
Stop the deaths in Jersey City
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Dear Editor: “Ideas are the factors that lift civilization. They create revolutions. There is more dynamite in an idea than in many bombs.” As I sit here I just read that another former student was...
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Hoboken boys enjoy sensational start
Hudson Catholic explodes against Memorial; Friars fantastic; top fives
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Shaun Kolmer knew that his second year as the head boys’ basketball coach at Hoboken High School would be a good one. “Just by the way we finished last year, I knew that this year would be better,”...
Tax break for a high tech factory
City gives a 15-year abatement to keep company in Jersey City
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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In a rare show of support, scores of people came to the City Council meeting on Dec. 22 to encourage passage of a 15-year tax abatement that will allow a manufacturing company to retain operations ...
Division over who would be board veep
School board gets new members, picks new prez
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
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The families and friends of three new school board trustees joined them as they were sworn in at the Board of Education meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 5. The board also picked a new president and held a ...
Double the chance
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Dear Editor: On behalf of the Hoboken Dual Language Charter School (HoLa), I am thrilled to announce that HoLa has received permission from the New Jersey Department of Education to implement a wei...
Santa visits Guttenberg
Parade stops at 10 houses to gift needy families
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Santa got busy early this year, handing out hundreds of gifts to Guttenberg kids on Tuesday, Dec. 22. First he set up shop in front of Town Hall about 5 p.m. to raffle off six bicycles and countles...
Suits for Success
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Last month at a special event, the New Jersey Division of Lee & Associates donated hundreds of pieces of business attire to Suits for Success - a non-profit organization based in Jersey City. Suits...
Milk delivery? Chimney sweeps?
Some are still plying their trade at old-fashioned professions
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
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Gone are the days of reaching outside your front door and picking up a glass bottle of fresh, creamy milk – or are they? On a regular basis, Rosemarie Romano of Bergen County delivers milk bottled ...
Union City legend Mastorelli passes away
Long-time sports, political fixture helped many get college scholarships
by Jim Hague
Reporter sports columnist
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Nick Mastorelli, known better by the popular nickname “Whizzer” he held for more than seven decades, died last week in the Castle Hill Care Facility in his native Union City. His true age was never...