MARCHESE, MARY LOU
Dec 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass was performed Nov. 29 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, Jersey City, for Mary Lou Marchese, 92, a longtime resident of Jersey City, Marion Section and devout parishioner of our Lady ...
PICINICH, CATHERINE
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A funeral service was held at the Community Church of Hoboken on Nov. 28 for Catherine Picinich, 85. She died Nov. 23 at her home. Born in Hoboken, she was a lifelong resident. She was a devoted pa...
‘It ain’t over till it’s over’
Four runoff elections on Tuesday will decide City Council control
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
Jersey City’s mayoral contest and three at-large City Council contests were all settled by the Nov. 7 election, but an upcoming runoff this Tuesday in four of the six council wards leaves control o...
Planning process begins for Northwest Resiliency Park
Residents meet to discuss design, amenities
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Dec 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken hosted its first public meeting on Thursday Nov. 30 in the Wallace School cafeteria to discuss the future of the Northwest Resiliency Park. The park presently exists in temporary form – wit...
Welcome to the Hip Hop Tunnel
New mural brings color to Ravine Road underpass
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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For two weeks from dawn to dusk, William C. Richardson Jr. worked diligently to create the city’s latest mural. Richardson’s canvas is a 150-foot tunnel along Ravine Road (also called New York Aven...
What to see, do, and eat? What about cookies?
Girl Scout creates app for walking tours of Hoboken
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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In order to earn her silver award for community service, 14-year-old Hoboken resident Ally Fung has led a three-person team of Girl Scouts from Troop 12041 to create an app for the Hoboken Historic...
Council asked to save 86 trees near Society Hill
New ordinance may give city the power to intervene
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
On the same evening the City Council introduced an ordinance to help maintain Jersey City’s trees, residents from Society Hill asked the council to save 86 trees along the Newark Bay walkway along ...
PINTO, FRANK A.
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A funeral mass was offered Nov. 29 at Our Lady of Fatima Church, North Bergen, for Frank A. Pinto, 82, retired North Bergen police detective. He passed away peacefully Nov. 22 with family at his si...
SANTA MARIA, LAWRENCE
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A funeral mass was held Nov. 29 at St. Francis R.C. Church, Hoboken, for Lawrence Santa Maria, 91. He died Nov. 26. He was born in Hoboken and was a lifelong resident. Mr. Santa Maria was a United ...
Park renovations open to public
Visitors get to enjoy new path, benches
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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Local and state officials held a “soft” reopening for Woodcliff Lake in North Bergen's Braddock Park Nov. 27, showing off a new walking path, benches, receptacles, and other utilities. A fence was ...