MCLAUGHLIN, EDWARD ANTHONY JR.
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A funeral mass was offered April 5 at St. Ann’s R.C. Church, Hoboken, for Edward Anthony McLaughlin, Jr., 46, a lifelong Hoboken resident. He passed away April 1 at Hoboken University Medical Cente...
PALOMBELLA, MADALENA
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The funeral liturgy was performed April 7 at Our Lady of the Assumption R.C. Church, Wood-Ridge, for Madalena Palombella, 85, a fifty year resident of Weehawken. She passed away suddenly on April 3...
135-unit apt. building to rise on west side
Mayor and two development companies tout environment-friendly 11-story structure
by Caren Matzner
Reporter Editor
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One of the remaining patches of vacant land in the city is about to become the home of an environmentally-friendly residential tower. Two developers held a groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday to kic...
PARADISE, MERCEDE
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Funeral services were held April 10 for Mercede Paradise, 90, of North Bergen. She passed away April 4. She was the widow of the late Dominick Paradise; mother of Richard, Perry, Dominick and Sandr...
The secret story of ‘Polka Dot’
Popular local children’s entertainer went from reporting about them to becoming one
by Katherine Desimine
Reporter Correspondent
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One of the most popular local children’s entertainers ended up in his career nearly by happenstance. “Polka Dot,” otherwise known as Ron Albanese, can be seen donning outrageous costumes and polka-...
Mayor releases crime stats
Man arrested in Danforth Avenue murder
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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After a weekend in which two men were shot to death in separate incidents in Jersey City, Mayor Steven Fulop issued a quarterly report on crime in the city, showing a downward trend. But some resid...
POST, FLORENCE MARIE
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A funeral mass was offered April 8 at St. Anne Church in Jersey City for Florence Marie Post, 88, of North Bergen. She passed away April 5. She was born and was a lifelong resident of Jersey City. ...
Schools are an important community conversation
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Dear Editor: I believe it is good for the community to discuss the four publicly funded education options in Hoboken. There are two important issues identified among the four district leaders: unfa...
Verses
NJ’s biggest poets headline packed event in Hoboken
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
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One doesn’t think “New Jersey” and immediately conjure images of poets hunched over typewriters feverishly pecking away. But they do think of rock n’ roll and the iconically poetic Springsteen lyri...
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Learning Community Charter School honors developer at spring gala
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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When the Learning Community Charter School kicked off its sixth annual Art-Infused Spring Gala on April 4, which is hosted by the Rialto-Capital Board of Trustees each year, it followed a noble tra...