Comedy Festival takes over Hoboken, Secaucus
‘Insult comedian’ to heckle Hoboken pedestrians for reality show
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Those who appreciate the classic insult comedy of Don Rickles, Rodney Dangerfield, and Triumph the Insult Comic Dog are in for a treat when Jimmie Lee, an offensive dentist and comedian, will take ...
Questioning Suez’s water line insurance
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Dear Editor: I have sent this letter to the Jersey City Council President, Councilpersons at Large, and Ward F Councilperson: This is the fourth letter now from Suez Corp., smugly “informing” me th...
The good, the bad, and the broken links
A ranking of local cities’ websites
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
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In the olden days -- about 10 or 15 years ago – city websites contained only a few details, if they existed at all. Nowadays, for the most computer literate residents, they can help residents get p...
Rising all around
New residences underway throughout Hudson County
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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Both along the waterfront and on the western edges of Hudson County, new housing is rising for those who want to take advantage of the area’s beauty, parks, culture, and six forms of public transpo...
Assembly candidate Hart plans to fight conservative extremism
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Dear Editor: My name is Kristen Zadroga-Hart, and I’m a Democrat running to represent Bayonne and Jersey City in the NJ State Assembly. Whether your family has been here for generations or just rec...
DEBLOIS, GERARD P.
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A funeral mass was offered at St. Patrick’s Church on April 18 for Gerard P. DeBlois, 69. He passed away April 12 at Christ Hospital, Jersey City. Born in Hoboken to Marguerite and Herman DeBlois (...
FETT, HENRY M.
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Funeral services were held April 14 for Henry M. Fett, 96, formerly of Secaucus. He passed away April 11 at the Memory Care in Paramus. Born in North Bergen to the late Charles and Anna Fett, Henry...
Districts expanding and evolving
Local schools change programs, add buildings to grow with county population
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
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Education is supposed to be the “great equalizer” among people from different areas and backgrounds, said education reformer Horace Mann in the 18th century. New Jersey’s public schools rely on a c...
SCOREBOARD
Wepner excited about the premiere of “Chuck”
Legendary Bayonne boxer’s life comes to silver screen
by Jim Hague
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Chuck Wepner is conducting an interview, none different than the thousands of others he has had to withstand during his now legendary boxing career. And in the animated interview, Wepner recalls on...
Dear Guardian Angel
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Dear Editor: Last week on Saturday March 18 at approx. 4:00pm, my teenage daughter was riding in a cab on her way to her grandma's house.  While on the way, she and I were talking on the phone.  Su...