Five-alarm fire tears through North Bergen building, displaces 12 families
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NORTH BERGEN -- A five alarm fire displaced 12 families after tearing through a multi-unit residence on 26th Street Friday, according to North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue (NHRFR) Battalion Chie...
Snowstorm forecast for Wednesday -- and possible storm Monday
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HUDSON COUNTY -- Had enough of winter? It's not done with you yet. Forecasters say that it will snow throughout Wednesday, without the wind we had Friday but with an accumulation of 10 inches or mo...
​Twitter user again terrorizes Bayonne students, schools stay open
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BAYONNE – Another shooting threat against students and faculty of the Bayonne school district was lodged by the same Twitter account that threatened to “shoot up all Bayonne public schools” over th...
NAMI offers program for caregivers
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JERSEY CITY – NAMI Family-to-Family is a 12-week education program designed for caregivers having an adult family member living with a mental illness. The program fosters learning, healing and empo...
Bayonne public schools closed due to Twitter threat
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BAYONNE – A social media post from the evening of Sunday, March 4, that threatened to “shoot up all Bayonne public schools” caused the Bayonne School District to close on Monday, March 5. The accou...
The Bantry Boys’ concert at the museum on Monday, March 5
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BAYONNE -- The Bantry Boys, a Bayonne-based Irish musical group, will have a concert at the Bayonne Community Museum on Monday, March 5, at 6:30 p.m. The event is free. Doors open at 6 p.m. Light r...
North Bergen officials taking extra security measures after 'threat' found on high school bathroom wall
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NORTH BERGEN -- The North Bergen Police Department (NBPD) says it is taking extra security measures after a "threat" was found on a bathroom wall in North Bergen High School last week. The threat r...
BARBALINARDO, ANTHONY F.
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A funeral mass took place Feb. 24 at St. Anne’s Church, Jersey City, for Anthony F. Barbalinardo “Tony,” 88, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. He passed away peacefully on Feb. 20. Anthony worked...
The truth about ‘fake news’
Bogus stories still spread around internet, while some slam the fact-checkers
by Marilyn Baer, Hannington Dia, and Caren Matzner
Reporter staff
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Within hours of Ravi Bhalla’s election as Hoboken mayor on Nov. 7, more than 6,000 Twitter users retweeted a photo of him declaring victory – with one user adding, “Look at all the black and brown ...
BELLO, ELSIE
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A mass was held Feb. 16 at St. Francis of Assisi, Brant Beach, for Elsie Bello, 96, formerly of West New York. She passed away Feb. 10 at Southern Ocean Medical Center. Born in Jersey City she late...