CALLIGY, AUDREY JONES
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A funeral mass was held June 11 at Our Lady of Grace Church for Audrey Jones Calligy, 90, of Hoboken. She died June 6. Born in Union City, Audrey spent 87 years living in Hoboken. In 1953, she marr...
How should Hoboken be developed?
Residents give suggestions for zoning changes
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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Thirty-five residents attended a hearing on Monday to determine how the city should be developed over the next decade or so, including zoning laws changes and capital improvements. Twelve of those ...
DANNO, YOLANDA GIZZI
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A funeral mass was offered June 9 at St. Paul the Apostle Church, Jersey City, for Yolanda Gizzi Danno, 94. She died June 6 at Bayonne Medical Center. A lifelong Jersey City resident, she was the d...
Lighting the way
Local police pass torch in Special Olympics event
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 180 180 recommendations | email to a friend
Police from North Bergen, Union City, West New York, and Jersey City kicked off Special Olympics New Jersey's 35th annual Law Enforcement Torch Run June 8. This year marks the Olympics' 50th annive...
DEGENOVA, JEANNE
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A funeral service was offered June 7 at St. Matthews Lutheran Church in Secaucus for Jeanne DeGenova, 79. She passed away June 4 at her home, surrounded by her family. Born in Jersey City to the la...
A sight for Blue Eyes
Twelfth annual Sinatra Idol competition takes over waterfront
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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Seven years ago, Dan Lauzon had what he calls the best “accident” of his life. His friend asked him to sing at a showcase as legendary singer Frank Sinatra; the friend would portray Dean Martin, as...
New high school to open in September
Countywide High Tech is on track, officials say
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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High Tech High School, a competitive countywide public school that draws from all towns, is on track to open at its new Secaucus campus in September of 2018, officials said last week at a dedicatio...
Plastic, paper, or none of the above
City’s bag ban faces questions from the council
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 155 155 recommendations | email to a friend
In a local bodega not far from City Hall in Jersey City, a store clerk puts a cup of coffee into a paper bag for the customer to take. The spilled liquid soaks through the bottom of the bag – forci...
HORTON, DUANE
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A memorial service in honor of Duane Horton, 81, was offered on June 16 at The St. Luke in the Fields Church, New York. He passed away peacefully on May 12 surrounded by his family. Duane was a ele...
Games, food, and more
Ninth annual street fair returns
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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An estimated 8,000 to 10,000 flocked to Secaucus for the annual Street Fair at Plaza Center from June 1 through 3. Susan Flanagan, the town's event coordinator, said she believes this year – the ni...