KOMOROWSKI, LOUISE M.
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Funeral services were held March 13 for Louise M. Komorowski, 87, a lifelong resident of Secaucus. She passed away March 9. She was the wife of the late Walter Komorowski; mother of Walter and his ...
MCDONALD, JEAN
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A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated March 7 at St. Michael’s Church for Jean McDonald. She passed away peacefully on March 3. A native of Tobermore, County Derry, Northern Ireland, Jean moved...
McGUCKIN, MARIE F.
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Funeral mass took place March 9 at St. Vincent’s Church for Marie F. McGuckin, 83, of Jersey City. She passed away March 4 at Jersey City Medical Center, surrounded by her family. Marie was born in...
‘Pothole Killer’ loose on Hoboken streets
City says new machine fills holes better, faster, cheaper
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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Hardened winter has finally given way to spring in Hoboken, and as always, the city’s streets have no choice but to follow suit. Thousands of cracks and hidden cavities in the asphalt, gradually we...
Rising to the top
Promotions for first Muslim police superior, only African-American lieutenant
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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As testimony to Jersey City’s growing diversity, the March 9 police promotional ceremonies included the first African-American lieutenant in more than a decade – the highest-ranking African America...
RIVERA, MIGDALIA
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A funeral mass was offered March 7 at St. Mary’s Church, Jersey City, for Migdalia Rivera, 63 of Jersey City. She passed away Feb. 26. Born in Utuado, Puerto Rico, she lived in Miami before moving ...
School taxes likely to rise
Few opt out of new test; teachers recognized at meeting
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
School officials honored exemplary teachers and talked about the state PARCC test and the likelihood of a new tax increase at a Board of Education meeting on Tuesday. New Jersey’s new standardized ...
Council approves lease/purchase deal for City Hall annex
Critics cite lack of plans, cost estimates for completion, and freedom from pay to play
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Setting the stage for what city officials hope will be the beginning of a revitalization of the Bergen-Lafayette area of the city, a divided City Council voted on Wednesday to approve a lease-purch...
Sacco kicks off campaign with 8,000+ signatures
Who’s-who of Hudson politicos endorses his ticket
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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The energy level was high inside a packed Schuetzen Hall as Mayor Nicholas Sacco held an event on March 9 to officially launch his campaign ticket for May. The event came just hours after represent...
Good trade
Secaucus FD acquires fireboat in equipment swap
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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In an interlocal agreement that Mayor Michael Gonnelli calls “a win-win for public safety,” the Secaucus Volunteer Fire Department and North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue (NHRFR) recently swapped...