JORDAN, BERNICE A.
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian burial was celebrated June 14 at St. Joseph’s Church for Bernice A. Jordan, 67, of Jersey City. She passed away June 9 at Jersey City Medical Center. Born in Jersey City, Bernic...
MCCALL, JAMES
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Private funeral services have been held for James McCall, 77, of Jersey City. He passed away June 12. Born in Jersey City to the late Daniel and Frances (Hilton) McCall, he was a lifelong resident....
MENENDEZ, MIREILLE
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral mass took place June 12 at Our Lady of Libera Church for Mireille Menendez, 86, of North Bergen. She passed away June 9. She was born in Cuba and came to the United States over 50 years ago...
Counting the homeless
This year’s number shows decline, but how to help those who remain?
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
A bone-chilling wind blew across Journal Square during the night of Jan. 28, the date of the official 2014 annual homeless count. Commuters rushed out of the PATH station with faces wrapped in scar...
MINERVINI, BERNADETTE
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was held June 19 at Immaculate Conception Church for Bernadette Minervini, 70, of Secaucus. She passed away June 15. She was the daughter of Nina Minervini and the late Corrado Miner...
Freedom isn’t free
Weehawken students learn about military sacrifice at Bayonne museum
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
With Memorial Day, Flag Day, and Fleet Week all in spring, the season can be a fitting time of year for grade school children to learn about the sacrifices made by military men and women to keep ou...
Where art and development meet
New gallery in luxury housing building will fund arts program
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
The ribbon-cutting ceremony at The Art House on Christopher Columbus Drive drew a curious cross-section of the city’s population. While political types mingled with many of the usual social elite, ...
MONGON, ERSILIA
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was celebrated June 17 at St. Francis Church of Hoboken for Ersilia Mongon, 61. She died Wednesday at Hoboken University Medical Center. Born in Jersey City she lived most of her lif...
SCOREBOARD
St. Anthony’s Terry more than just a football standout
Friar receives Eisenhower Leadership Award at West Point
by Jim Hague
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s not every day that a kid from Jersey City gets invited to visit the United States Military Academy in West Point, N.Y., much less receive an award named after the most decorated graduate in th...
100 and counting
Bayonne daycare attendee celebrates 105th birthday
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
When Mary Gibson was born, much of the United States didn’t own a car or have an outhouse. The Great Depression hadn’t happened yet, nor had World War II—or World War I. Gibson was born in 1909, an...