Hoboken Italian Festival to kick off
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The Hoboken Italian Festival, otherwise known as the Feast of the Madonna Dei Martiri, or "The Feast," kicks off Sept. 10 and runs until the 13th. The procession of the statue takes place on the 12...
Hoboken Councilwoman Beth Mason says she won't run for re-election to the council
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HOBOKEN -- On the day that candidates are due to file petitions to run for re-election to the Hoboken City Council, 2nd Ward Councilwoman Beth Mason released a long statement saying she won't run f...
Two men charged with attempted murder
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JERSEY CITY -- Jersey City Police arrested two West Orange men in the shooting of a 29-year-old Jersey City man just before 1 a.m. Friday at Bramhall Avenue and Sackett Street. The suspects alleged...
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A funeral mass was offered Aug. 17 at St. Ann’s RC Church, Hoboken, for Michele Amato, 73, of Hoboken. He passed away Aug. 13 in Jersey City. A retired employee with the David and Company Folding B...
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A funeral mass took place Aug. 28 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for John Blazejowicz, 62, of Secaucus. He passed away Aug. 23. He was the son of the late Thomas and Stephanie Blazejowi...
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A funeral mass was celebrated Aug. 26 at St. Joseph’s Church for Bridget Cleary, 63, of Rutherford, formerly of Jersey City. She passed away surrounded by her family on Aug. 22 at Memorial Sloan Ke...
Zoned out
Former Hoboken resident recalls trip to ‘Zoning Hell’
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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All Scott Katz wanted was to add a five-foot addition and some minor improvements to his Bloomfield Street townhouse. Instead, he got a first-hand lesson in the vast labyrinth that property owners ...
Just in time for the end of summer!
Expanded Boyd-McGuiness Park designed to serve all ages
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Neighborhood kids rushed through the sprinklers and slipped down the slides at the newly-reopened Boyd-McGuiness Park on Aug. 25, while adults gathered to cut the ribbon to celebrate the reopening....
Back to school, and there’s more to love
Phase one of $27M Secaucus HS renovation is ready
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Phase one of the Secaucus High School expansion project is nearly complete, just in time for kids to return to school Sept. 9. That means the initial construction inside the school is nearly done, ...
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A funeral mass took place Aug. 28 at St. Michael’s Church for John F. “Jack” Dunn, 70, of Jersey City. He passed away, peacefully, on Aug. 24. Born in Jersey City, Jack was a true lifelong “downtow...