LYNCH, KATHLEEN
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A funeral mass took place March 24 at Immaculate Conception Church for Kathleen Lynch, 66, of Secaucus. She passed away March 19. She was the soul mate and best friend of Frank Balcer; mother of Ja...
MCKEON, CAROL A.
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A funeral mass was offered March 20 at St Joseph of the Palisades Church, West New York, for Carol A. McKeon, 77, of West New York. She passed away March 17. She was an administrative assistant for...
MEHOS, EVA
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The funeral liturgy was performed March 21 at Evangelismos Greek Orthodox Church, Jersey City, for Eva (Evangelia) Mehos, 77, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. She passed away peacefully after a ...
Clock Towers complex gets more time
Confusion over how to keep affordable apartments in building
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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The City Council has moved to preserve affordable housing in one of the city’s longstanding affordable housing buildings, for now. With a sunset provision deadline looming on March 26, the City Cou...
Arrivederci, Puccini’s!
Landmark sold as part of redevelopment plan
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Puccini’s Restaurant on Jersey City’s west side has been sold as part of a four-acre redevelopment site. With a classic Italian restaurant interior and quality food, Puccini’s has been an instituti...
Veterans’ open house
Event will offer info on benefits and a sympathetic ear
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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For many veterans returning home from Iraq and Afghanistan, there is often no rest from the battle for their lives. Instead of enemies in foreign fields, they must battle indifference, poverty, and...
MILANESI, EDITH
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A funeral mass was celebrated March 21 at St. Paul RC Church, Ramsey, for Edith Milanesi, 96. She died peacefully at Arden Courts in Wayne on March 15. Edith was raised in Weehawken, the daughter o...
Parking lines: Part three of a three part letter discussing the difficulties and remedies of finding a spot on the street to park your car.
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Dear Editor: Motorcycles should be allowed to park off road, on the sidewalk, as long as it is far enough back so as not to impede the walking lane. They should also be allowed to park in the yello...
Looking 100 years old after 100 days in school
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No, it isn’t the tough school curriculum that has these kids looking so aged. Grade 4 students at Union City’s Saint Augustine’s School recently dressed up as 100-year-old people to commemorate the...
A bounty of books
How a West New York man went from hoarding books to opening a new bookstore
by Jack Silbert
Reporter correspondent
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“Beware, Books Inside!” reads the sign within Lawrence Arteaga’s newly opened B&F Books shop in West New York. It might be a warning to Arteaga himself, who says that during his college days, “I st...