DESOMMA, JOHN LOUIS
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A funeral mass was held March 1 at St. Ann’s R.C. Church, Hoboken, for John Louis DeSomma, 71. He passed away Feb. 26 at Harbor View Health Care Center in Jersey City. Born to the late Pasquale and...
FERRETTI, SAMUEL
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A funeral service was held March 5 for Samuel Ferretti, 78, of Rutherford, owner and operator of S & F Trucking of Jersey City and Rutherford for over 45 years. He died Feb. 26. Mr. Ferretti was bo...
FREDIANI, PIETRO
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A mass of Christian burial was held Feb. 28 at St. Michael’s Church, Cranford, for Pietro Frediani, 78. He passed away Feb. 23. Born in Coreglia, Antelminelli, Italy, he emigrated to the U.S. in 19...
GARVIN, VERONICA S.
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A funeral mass was performed March 7 at Sts. Peter and Paul Church, Hoboken, for Veronica S. Garvin, 85 of Hoboken. She passed away March 2. Born in Hoboken to the late James Miele and Margaret Fal...
MADISON, DONALD P.
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A funeral mass was performed Feb. 28 at St Joseph’s Church, West New York, for Donald P. Madison, 82, of West New York. He passed away Feb. 24. Born in New York City, he was retired from the New Yo...
Tough week for fighting fires
Four perish in one family; firefighter dies battling out-of-town blaze
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Days after a fire destroyed the Muslim prayer center on West Side Avenue on March 1, the chilly air still held the acrid scent of smoke. Workers wearing hardhats and work gloves scrambled to pick u...
New way to fight hurricanes
Stevens prof wants funding to build islands off NJ, NY
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
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A scientist at the Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken has applied for federal funding to build a series of islands off the coast of New York and New Jersey in an effort to head off, and les...
MARTINEZ, EFRAIN C.
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A funeral mass was offered Feb. 28 at St. Mary’s Church, Jersey City, for Efrain C. Martinez, 74 of Jersey City. He passed away Feb. 25 at this home. Born in Coamo, Puerto Rico, he lived in Jersey ...
Police escort resident out of council meeting
Tensions run high over Parking Authority, food vendor issues
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Even as a police officer escorted a resident out of the City Council chambers for refusing to relinquish the podium after her time expired at the Feb. 26 meeting, Council President Rolando Lavarro ...
Development has golf room, feng shui…and pets
Luxury complex opens on Weehawken waterfront
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“It’s amazing what the standard in luxury apartments has become,” said Emanuel Stern, president and COO of Hartz Mountain, developers of the new Estuary rental development at Lincoln Harbor in Weeh...