North Bergen launches new Facebook page and Twitter account
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Mayor Nicholas Sacco and the Board of Commissioners announced the launch of North Bergen’s official Facebook page and Twitter account on Jan 1, 2017. With social media a crucial source of news, inf...
CRICCO, MARY MARGARET
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A funeral mass was celebrated Jan. 5 at SS. Peter & Paul R.C. Church, Hoboken, for Mary Margaret Cricco RN. She passed away peacefully and surrounded by love on Dec. 31. She was born in Fargo, N.D....
DUFFETT, CHARLES A. JR.
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Funeral services were held Jan. 4 for Charles A. Duffett, Jr., 89. He passed away surrounded by his family on Dec. 30. Born in Bayonne, Charles came to reside in Jersey City as a child and has been...
FERNANDEZ, RICARDO
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A funeral mass was offered Jan. 5 at St. Anthony Church for Ricardo (Ricky) Fernandez 48, of Old Bridge. He passed away suddenly on Dec. 26. He was born in Jersey City and lived in Union City befor...
Crime by the numbers
Fulop says most types have decreased; talks about problems and solutions
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Progress in reducing crime in Jersey City has been steady over the last three years, said Mayor Steven Fulop last week, although there are still problem areas to be addressed. Jersey City has seen ...
Fight over demotion of Zoning Board member
Hoboken City Council reorganizes
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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At the Hoboken City Council meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 4, the body reorganized its members and saw debate over Zoning Board appointments by the council. In the last two years, some members of the p...
Hey, criminals – someone’s watching you
North Bergen to upgrade its 100+ surveillance cameras
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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At first glance, the room resembles something from a video game tournament. This is the North Bergen Police Department’s Command Call Center. Multiple high-definition screens line the wall, deliver...
Innovative pier design wins award
Also at council meeting: Young baseball players honored, new police officer
by Marguerite Masse
Reporter Correspondent
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Weehawken Township has received a first place award from the New Jersey Society of Municipal Engineers (NJSME) for the design of the Weehawken Recreational Pier recently. The $3.1 million pier was ...
FLYNN, CHARLES
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Funeral services have been held for Charles Flynn, 87, of Jersey City. He died peacefully on Dec. 30. He was born in Jersey City and lived there his entire life. Charlie was a firefighter with the ...
Don’t fall for it
County register warns against deed procurement scam
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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It isn’t illegal for a company to offer to get your important property deed records for a jacked-up cost. But it’s a whole lot cheaper for you to just go to the county register and get one for just...