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A funeral mass was held Feb. 11 at the Our Lady of Grace Church, Hoboken, for Alice V. Growney, a lifelong resident of Hoboken. She passed away Feb. 7. Alice was a retired telephone supervisor for ...
Setback in city’s fight against Monarch development
Continued appeal could cost $1 million more in legal fees
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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The Zimmer administration’s long battle against the Monarch development on the north waterfront appears headed to the state Supreme Court after a recent ruling, potentially costing the city an addi...
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A funeral service was held Feb. 8 for Barbara E. Jones, 67, of North Bergen. She passed away Feb. 4. She was a medical receptionist for Upper Delaware Valley Cancer Center in Milford, Pa. She was t...
From brooms to brushes
North Bergen janitor becomes star painter
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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Robert Sundholm was a man on a mission. In the kitchen of his co-op overlooking Braddock Park in North Bergen, he leaned over the blank paper on his naked canvas, smoothly etching it with slightly ...
Addressing the impoverished Ward F
Fulop starts off citywide tour with report on central part of town
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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In a room nearly as long as a football field, Mayor Steven Fulop kicked off a marathon series of speeches that in total are meant to serve as his State of the City address for 2017. “Although requi...
‘Thank you for catching the bad guys’
Secaucus students write letters to local police
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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Last month, a second grader at the Huber Street School wrote to Police Det. Aniello Schaffer,“How does it feel being a cop? Is the head of the Police Department nice to you? You must be the best in...
Snow day
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A snowstorm started early Thursday morning and dumped more than 8 inches on Hudson County before stopping around noon. The Hoboken public schools were closed for the day, but bravely reopened at th...
Zimmer, Trump, and the future of flood control
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Dear Editor: Our mayor has a fondness for the Rebuild By Design program which I agree, if implemented, represents Hoboken’s best opportunity to safeguard ourselves against future weather disasters....
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A funeral service took place Feb. 9 for Patrick O'Connor, 38. He passed away Feb. 6 at home. Born in Jersey City, he lived in Jersey City until moving to Forked River three years ago. Patrick had w...
An Army veteran, a mayor, and a police standoff
Nearby incident with police raises questions about warriors who come home
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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After standing behind an armored vehicle on 57th Street for nearly 12 hours last Saturday, Feb. 5, West New York Mayor Felix Roque had a lot of time to think about the harrowing event that took pla...