MONTALVO, CATHERINE J.
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A funeral mass was offered Aug. 24 at the St. Francis Church in Hoboken for Catherine J. Montalvo. She passed away peacefully on Sunday at her home surrounded by her loving family. Cathy worked at ...
Boston has a better idea than bump-outs
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Dear Editor: In regard to pedestrian protection by bump-outs, which could be fatally flawed in the case of a distracted driver mounting the curb, there is a much better solution practiced in Boston...
Everybody’s Puerto Rican today
Annual summer parade highlighted heritage
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Anybody who is anybody in politics or local culture came out on Aug. 20 for the annual Puerto Rican Parade. This included civic and political leaders, as well as people from the diverse number of c...
Citizen involvement leads to better government
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Dear Editor: People tend to think that it is impossible to get involved in their government. They tend to think that it is hopeless to help out those in need. In actuality, the only impossibility i...
Trial of Menendez begins
Convicting top Dem lawmaker could consolidate Republican control of the U.S. Senate
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez’s corruption trial, which started on Aug. 22, will be one of the most closely-watched political trials in the nation. Nothing less than a change in the political balance o...
Soaring Eagles ready once again to compete
Despite losses to graduation, Union City in mix in NJSIAA Group V
by Jim Hague
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It’s almost unthinkable that the 2017 high school football season will mark Wilber Valdez’s 15th year as a head coach. “It’s crazy,” said Valdez, the former Hoboken High School great who went on to...
Police Beat
Compiled by Marilyn Baer
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Suspicions lead to drug charges Paterson resident David Barretto, 33, was arrested in Hoboken on Thursday Aug. 10 at 7:01 p.m. and charged with hindering apprehension, possession of heroin, possess...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Anti-war rally set for Aug. 27 at Journal Square In reaction to President Donald Trump’s announcement that the U.S. would increase the number of military personnel deployed to Afghanistan, the Jers...
A political parade this year?
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In past years, when Jersey City municipal elections were held in May, the public kickoff for candidates was generally the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in March. With the change of municipal elections t...
SEBRON, KISHA MICHELLE
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Funeral services took place Aug. 17 at Monumental Baptist Church, Jersey City, for Kisha Michelle Sebron. She passed away Aug. 11 surrounded by her family. Kisha was the daughter of the late Pamela...