FILKER, SOPHIE
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Private funeral services were planned for Sophie Filker, 94. She passed away Oct. 5. Born on the Lower East Side, she spent her adult life in Jersey City, where she met and married Milton Filker an...
LANWEHR, HELEN
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A funeral mass was offered Oct. 5 at Holy Ascension Ukrainian Orthodox Church, Nanty Glo, Pa., for Helen Lanwehr, 97. She passed away at home surrounded by her family on Sept. 30. Born in Nanty Glo...
PARKER, JOHN O.
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A funeral mass took place Oct. 8 at Our Lady of Mercy Church for John O. Parker “Jackie” of Jersey City. He passed away Oct. 3 at the Veteran’s Hospital, East Orange. Jackie was a truck driver for ...
PASTORE, GARY F.
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Funeral mass took place Oct. 9 at St. Francis RC Church, Hoboken, for Gary F. Pastore, 61, a lifelong Hoboken resident. He passed away at St. Peter’s University Hospital in New Brunswick on Oct. 4....
RACCUIA, CARMEN M.
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A funeral mass was offered Oct. 3 at St. Ann’s RC Church, Hoboken, for Carmen M. Raccuia, 95, of Secaucus, formerly of Hoboken. He passed away Sept. 30 at Alaris Health at The Fountains in Secaucus...
Betrayal in Bayonne?
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Candidates running in this year’s Board of Education election who thought Mayor James Davis would stay out of the race have gotten a rude surprise. Davis last week endorsed five candidates for the ...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
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Dear Dr. Norquist: I’m ashamed to admit it, but I’m 29 and have never had a date. On top of my shame, I’m also embarrassed about my lack of experience. If I ever do find a man to date, I’ll be emba...
49'ers practice on Hoboken High School football field in advance of likely loss tonight to New York Giants
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HOBOKEN -- The San Francisco 49'ers, including Quarkerback Colin Kaepernick and running back Reggie Bush, held a practice this weekend at Hoboken High School field in advance of their game against ...
Four men charged with human trafficking involving 14-year-old girl
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JERSEY CITY-- Three Jersey City men and one man from South Carolina were indicted on Oct. 9 by a state grand jury on first-degree charges of conspiracy, human trafficking and promoting prostitution...
City gets its schools back
State relinquishes 26-year control over educational operations
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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In what local officials are calling an historic moment, the New Jersey Board of Education voted unanimously on Wednesday to restore nearly complete control over the Jersey City school district to l...