Congressman highlights app contest for kids
Dec 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY – Rep. Donald M. Payne Jr. (D-10 th Dist.) announced last week that New Jersey’s 10th Congressional District will participate in the 2015 Congressional App Challenge (CAC), a nationwi...
City spokesperson to leave
Dec 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Saying he has been approached with an offer he could not pass up, city spokesperson Ryan Jacobs, 28, will leave Jersey City government after only five months. Jacobs said he has an opportunity to a...
CONROY, ROBERT A.
Dec 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services were held Dec. 15 for Robert (Bob) A. Conroy, 79, of Jersey City. He died suddenly at his home on Nov. 29. Robert was a lifelong resident of Jersey City. He attended St. Michael’s ...
FREDA, FRANCES
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A funeral mass was held Dec. 14 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus for Frances Freda, 78, of Secaucus, formerly of Hoboken. She passed away Dec. 10. She was the sister of Ida Logan, Florence...
MAZZUCCO, NICHOLAS GABRIEL
Dec 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral service took place Dec. 17 at St. Paul of the Cross Church, Jersey City, for Nicholas Gabriel Mazzucco, 81, of Jersey City. He passed away Dec. 12. He was a lifelong resident of Jersey Ci...
Children write letters to Santa Claus
Hoboken Post Office receives express mail to the North Pole
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
“Hope you get rest. From Andrew. P.S: Can you bring my sister, Jill, a 6-foot tall Funshine bear and a regular sized Funshine bear?” wrote one child in a letter to Santa that was received at the Ho...
Residents crowd meeting after 2 men arrested for alleged Muslim slurs
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Dec 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Secaucus residents turned out in force this past week to take a stand against intimidation. Hundreds of residents filled Town Hall for the council meeting on Wednesday when two students from the Ju...
NAROZNY, HELEN
Dec 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass took place Dec. 12 at St Ann’s Polish RC Church, Jersey City, for Helen Narozny, 86, a lifelong Jersey City resident. She passed away Dec. 8 at her home surrounded by her family. Hel...
Residents ‘flood’ city with criticism over seawalls
Mayor says she won’t support any plan that blocks waterfront access
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Mike Baldassari’s family has been in Hoboken for over100 years. While speaking with his mother, Claire, about the possibility of the city erecting anti-flooding seawalls that might block views of t...
City to crack down on shooting
Police to implement new strategies for dealing with violence
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Responding to gun violence in certain areas of Jersey City, Public Safety Director James Shea has asked the City Council to implement several changes to current ordinances and says he plans to shif...