Overcoming family violence
Jersey City native, battling PTSD, achieves world record
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Robert “Cozmo” Consulmagno is constantly aware that he suffers from post traumatic stress disorder. While he has learned to cope through physical fitness, he also knows it is a battle he will likel...
DONNELLY, MICHAEL P.
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A mass of Christian burial was offered July 26 at St. Nicholas RC Church for Michael P. Donnelly, 77. He passed away July 21. Mike was born in Jersey City. Mike was a lifelong Jersey City resident ...
WHS students earn scholarships
Hackensack Meridian Health Palisades Medical Center rewards service and success
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Weehawken High School students Cathylee Cueto and Imani Fulton were each awarded $2,000 Community Service Merit Scholarships from Hackensack Meridian Health Palisades Medical Center last month. The...
Five angels
All-day wake held for children who died in UC fire
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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Union City held a public, all-day and night wake on July 24 for five children who perished in a fire in their 25th Street home last month. The service was held from 12 p.m. on July 24 through 9 a.m...
SCOREBOARD
Basketball season never ends in Hudson County
by Jim Hague
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The calendar reads August. It means it’s time for summer barbeques, the beach, baseball, basketball. Wait a minute. What’s with that last one? Basketball ? In the summertime? But that’s definitely ...
The needs of the many outweigh the desires of the few
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Dear Editor: I have always had a rational view of what is best for Hoboken. Working in New York, I see how trans-Hudson commuters must navigate through increasingly crowded mass transit systems whi...
Fire deaths on the rise in NJ: eight child victims since January
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Dear Editor: How many more families will have to suffer the loss of loved ones due to fire? Tragically, 37 lives have been lost since January, including eight innocent children, in 27 home fires th...
MARTINEZ, SAMMY
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A funeral mass took place July 26 at St. Nicholas Church in Jersey City for Sammy Martinez, 62, of Union City. He passed away July 21. He was born in Puerto Rico and lived most of his life in Union...
TASTY TIDBITS
Jersey City teacher Clarke prepares for next pro boxing bout
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He made news when he made plans to become a professional boxer two years ago at the ripe age of 35, then officially made his pro debut earlier this year. Now, Jersey City resident and teacher Nicoy...
FERNANDEZ, MARIA J.
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A funeral mass was offered at Our Lady of Libera Church for Maria J. Fernandez, 94, of North Bergen. She passed away July 17. Born in Chaparra, Oriente, Cuba she was a retired seamstress. She was t...