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A funeral mass was performed March 29 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, Jersey City, for James “Jim” Joseph O’Neil, 71, formerly of Jersey City. He passed away peacefully on March 20. A graduate of...
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Dear Editor: TV host Glenn Beck and other stalwarts of the Christian right have attacked the recent blockbuster "Noah" as being "pro-animal" and unfaithful to the Bible. Well, yes and no. The film ...
Slight tax increase
North Bergen introduces $84.4M budget
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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At an open meeting on Wednesday, March 26, Mayor Sacco and the Board of Commissioners of North Bergen announced the new annual budget of $84.4 million. The overall tax rate will increase by 2.54 pe...
Sugar, fun, and friendship
Weehawken, UC girls compete in cupcake contest, send results to homeless shelter
by Joanne Hoersch
Reporter Correspondent
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In a corner room on the third floor of Union City High School, wonderful aromas drift out into the hallway. Inside are several Girl Scouts from Weehawken and Union City, ages 9-13, pouring batter i...
Life and death of Jesus celebrated by Bayonne residents

2014 Passion Play features director and five performers from city

by Joseph Passantino
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
The Park Performing Arts Center will stage the 100th year of its internationally known production, “The Passion Play: The Musical,” and will feature a strong Bayonne presence. Directing the play wi...
City’s redevelopment lawyer subpoenaed by U.S. Attorney
Council votes to allow him to share info on mayor’s conversation with Christie official
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
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Attorney Joseph Maraziti, who represents the city of Hoboken on various matters related to redevelopment and land use, was subpoenaed by the U.S. Attorney in early March as part of an ongoing inves...
Honoring she-roes
County pays tribute to women who make a difference in the community
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
Hundreds of people filled the Conrad Rotunda of the historic Brennan Court House in Jersey City on March 25 to pay tribute to nearly a score of women from every corner of Hudson County in recogniti...
Heroine addicts
Breathless fans meet Hunger Games: Catching Fire stars in Secaucus
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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The first arrivals showed up at five in the afternoon to stake out their place in line. The location: Walmart in Secaucus. The occasion: the midnight release of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, the...
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Funeral mass took place March 28 at St. Aloysius Church, Jersey City, for Theresa Palestis, 78. She died March 22 at her home. Born in Orange, the daughter of the late Rose and Frank Zarrillo, she ...
Weehawken teen climbs WTC
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Dear Editor: I feel it important to speak up in regard to Justin, who at 16 has become a national personality for his dangerous trek up the WTC. First and foremost I do not condone his climb. With ...