Secaucus twins receive Congressional Award
Honored for community service and personal development
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Twins Matthew and Marissa Grillo, born and raised in Secaucus, received the New Jersey Congressional Award on Saturday, Nov. 21, five days before their 20th birthday. The award, the only medal awar...
DOMINGO, MAURA C.
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Funeral mass took place Nov. 28 at St. Paul the Apostle RC Church for Maura C. Domingo, 84, of Jersey City. She passed away Nov. 24 at Christ Hospital Jersey City. Born in Manila, Philippines to he...
Do you want a 12ft wall along the waterfront?
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Dear Editor: On December 10th, you can hear more about this and give your opinion at a very important public meeting from 6-9 p.m., at The Wallace School to discuss the next steps of Hoboken’s anti...
Window treatment on wheels
Longtime family-owned business launches ‘mobile’ shop
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
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Onlookers became increasingly curious in front of the Hoboken store Interior Motif, as a large black veil was draped over a massive object. The family-owned business, which has become a staple in t...
A school for future business leaders
NJCU cuts ribbon on new center in Jersey City financial district
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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In some ways, the ribbon cutting at New Jersey City University’s Business Center at 2 Harborside in Jersey City on Dec. 1 may have been a retelling of the classic movie, “On the Waterfront.” As in ...
Hudson Catholic shoots for first-ever state grid title
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Lou Zampella is Hudson Catholic through and through, straight to the bone. Zampella was a totally undersized defensive back for the Hawks back in the early 1990s, back when the program wasn’t exact...
EPA takes first steps toward Hackensack River cleanup
Will begin testing for possible ‘superfund’ status
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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After pressure from a local environmentalist, federal authorities have agreed to conduct an assessment of the Hackensack River to determine the extent of pollution and contamination caused by indus...
Local elders’ elves help seniors through holiday
Caregivers can help make that list and check it twice!
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From hanging the mistletoe to searching for gift ideas on the internet, Elders’ Elves from SYNERGY HomeCare will be hard at work helping local seniors tackle their holiday to-do lists. These Elders...
Mr. Trump, “You’re tired!”
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Dear Editor: I am writing to express my anger and disappointment with Mr. Trump and his statements regarding Muslim Americans and quite frankly Muslims in general “dancing by the thousands in Jerse...
VELLA, ROSE MARIE
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A funeral mass was celebrated Dec. 1 at St. Ann’s R.C. Church for Rose Marie Vella, 94, a lifelong Hoboken resident. She passed away peacefully on Nov. 28 under hospice care at Hoboken University M...