‘Rest easy, you will be missed’
Memorial erected for Union City teen killed in bike accident
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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A memorial for a Union City teenager who died in a collision with a garbage truck in Union City two weeks ago has been erected near the crash site, above Route 495. “I only knew you for three month...
Boston has a better idea than bump-outs
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Dear Editor: Boston does have better ideas Reading, this past week got me wondering, if we decide to compare our Mile Square City to that of Boston, I say let us fully embrace it. The greater Bosto...
Everything was golden
Film festival brought out the stars
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Every year, the Golden Door International Film Festival draws a lot of talented people. Some filmmakers are local talent, but many come from around the globe. And since its foundation about six yea...
Girls can dunk, too
Local author releases children’s book to empower young women
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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In a world where girls may not feel as entitled to play sports as boys are, Weehawken author Theresa Borrelli sees a need to empower young woman to participate. Her latest book, “I Want To Play, To...
MONETTI, NEIL
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A funeral mass was held Oct. 13 at St. Joseph Michaels Church, Union City, for Neil Monetti, 78, of Weehawken and Denver, N.C. He passed away Sept. 25. Neil served in the United States Army. He was...
What a Weehawken Day it was!
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Dear Editor: We had such an amazing turn out at this year’s Festival and are so happy with the way the community came together to enjoy a wonderful day of food, entertainment, games, rides and musi...
WEEHAWKEN BRIEFS
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RWJ Barnabas Health donates $10,000 to Puerto Rican relief fund RWJBarnabas Health has donated $10,000 to the American Red Cross New Jersey Region for the Hurricane Maria Relief Fund for Puerto Ric...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Homeless veteran housing underway Mayor Dawn Zimmer, Hudson County Executive Tom DeGise, and other officials joined with members of the American Legion on Tuesday for the ceremonial groundbreaking ...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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JC Museum gets new home The Jersey City Redevelopment Authority purchased a piece of property previously owned by the Hudson County Schools of Technology that will serve as the new home of the Jers...
The NFL has enjoyed taxpayer subsidies
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Dear Editor: All passed by Congress when new sports stadiums are constructed in local, county, and state locations across the nation; and I'm talking about many billions of dollars at the people's ...