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A funeral service was held May 10 at St. Francis RC Church, Hoboken, for John F. Clemente, 64. He passed away peacefully at home on May 5 surrounded by his family. John was a lifelong resident of H...
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A funeral mass took place May 7 at Our Lady of Mercy Church for Vincent Cristantiello, 79. He died May 1 at his home. Born in Casamassima, Bari, Italy, the son of the late Chiara Acito Cristantiell...
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A funeral mass was offered May 8 at St. Francis R.C. Church, Hoboken, for Rose DeGennaro, 90, formerly of Hoboken and Rutherford. She passed away at her daughter’s home in Secaucus in the presence ...
Turner enters eighth mayoral term
‘Weehawken and You’ slate draws votes in unopposed reelection
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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Mayor Richard Turner will enter his eighth term as mayor starting on July 1 after winning an unopposed municipal election on May 8. In Weehawken’s mayor/council form of government, voters choose fi...
Katyn statue will be moved
Fulop cites a technicality and says the law is on his side
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Despite a lawsuit filed in Newark on May 8 in an attempt to halt plans to move a statue from Exchange Place, Mayor Steven Fulop said he believes moving the statue is the right thing to do. The 34-f...
Disaster averted
School board passes $660M budget without layoffs
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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A sharply divided Jersey City Board of Education voted on May 7 to approve a $660 million budget for the 2018-2019 school year. The nine-member board, however, did not vote along its usual politica...
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Funeral mass was offered May 11 at Holy Rosary Church, Jersey City, for Frances Di Tora, 84, a lifelong resident of Downtown Jersey City. She passed away May 3. Known well as “Babe,” she loved her ...
Meet neighbors in North Hudson
Women create ‘Wishing Tree’ to kick off Wee, WNY, UC, NB events
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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Three local women want to prove that not all of the great artistic and community events in the area are centered in Hoboken and Jersey City. In February, they founded “Only in NoHu,” a group for pe...
Twists and turns
State A.G. asks Weehawken to lift right-turn ban
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State Attorney General Gurbir Grewal's office recently sent the town of Weehawken a letter asking them to lift their ban of out-of-town motorists making a right-turn into the township during rush h...
A world of pure imagination
Hoboken kids big and small to perform ‘Willy Wonka: The Musical’
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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One hundred and twenty Hoboken public school students in grades kindergarten through high school will participate in the 2018 play “Willy Wonka: The Musical,” open to the public from Friday, May 18...