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Dear Editor: Ninety-five years after American women won the vote, 167 years after women began fighting for it; in a country where women earn 22 percent less than men, where women are stereotyped an...
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Funeral services have been held for Clara (D’Elia) Syracuse, 94, a lifelong Hoboken resident. She passed away Aug. 27 at home. A devoted housewife and mother, Clara was a parishioner of St. Francis...
Weehawken looks to return to winning ways
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The Weehawken High School football program is coming off a second consecutive 4-6 season. In years gone by, that mark would have been enough for a celebration in Weehawken, but as Zach Naszimento e...
100 Family Day a success
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Dear Editor: On behalf of the children of the Hoboken Housing Authority, I would like to take this opportunity to sincerely thank the following individuals who helped to make our 100 Family Day suc...
A gala to give back
2nd Annual Cystic Fibrosis Gala honors Hoboken real estate agent
by Steven Rodas
Reporter staff writer
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Before last year’s inaugural Cystic Fibrosis Gala, Nicholas Costantino had only disclosed his condition to friends and family. A popular Hoboken real estate agent, Costantino, known to friends as “...
Rainbows were everywhere
Jersey City’s biggest LGBT festival is a huge success
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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After drawing an estimated attendance of between 8,000 to 10,000 people, organizers of this year’s Jersey City LGBT Pride Festival called it a great success. “The week exceeded my expectations,” sa...
Sinatra fans
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Pictured from left are Hoboken Historical Museum Director Robert Foster with Linda and Salvatore Gustoso at 1301 Hudson St. The Gustosos would like to thank Foster and Bill Curran for paying homage...
Raising the Puerto Rican flag
Dedicated to longtime resident from family of public servants
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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The Town of West New York raised the Puerto Rican flag at the municipal building for the first time on Friday, Aug. 21, celebrating the island’s culture and contributions and also honoring a family...
Bishop of the people
Donato remembered as humble man who helped all
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
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Bishop Gaetano “Thomas” Donato, a Jersey City native and the regional bishop of Hudson County, is being remembered as a gentle, soulful man, who helped all, reaching out far beyond his Roman Cathol...
Viva North Bergen!
Annual pool party heats up with Elvis and casino theme
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. Except on Friday night, Aug. 28, when Vegas came to North Bergen, complete with gambling, showgirls, and a rousing musical set by Elvis himself (or a reasonabl...