Hot chocolate, Santa, and good cheer
North Bergen’s ‘Winterfest’ celebration comes to three locations
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
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North Bergen residents welcomed the holiday season last week with a series of street fairs called “Winterfest,” held on two different dates. Years ago, Winterfest was held only uptown on Bergenline...
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A funeral service was offered at Carmichael Funeral Home on Dec. 8 for Roslyn A. Pizza, 87, of Marietta, Ga. She passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on Dec. 5. Born in Un...
The Women’s March on Washington
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Dear Editor: I am proud to announce that Hoboken is sending two busloads of people to The Women’s March on Washington on Jan. 21, 2017, on the Great Mall in Washington DC. The march is intended to ...
Nervous in West New York
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When you talk to municipal workers in West New York about the legal quagmire Mayor Dr. Felix Roque is caught in, you hear a mixture of confidence and despair. Some workers believe, as Roque does, t...
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A funeral mass was offered Dec. 8 at Our Lady of Fatima Church for Elba I. Sanz, 72, of North Bergen. She passed away Dec. 5 at her home. She was a retired teacher’s assistant at the Robert Fulton ...
First official park master plan meeting
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Dear Editor: The first of a half dozen or so Park Master Plan meetings that will involve a creative, inclusive, democratic community input process to determine the community’s vision for our future...
Weehawken loses an all-time legend
Sabato belongs ‘on Mount Rushmore of Weehawken’
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In the late 1980s, there was no one and nothing better than Joey Sabato . He was a three-sport superstar at Weehawken High School, the all-time leading scorer in basketball, a standout running back...
Sanctuary City
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Dear Editor: Cities throughout the country had declared themselves as "sanctuaries" for undocumented immigrants. While there is no exact description of a "Sanctuary City," it generally means that t...
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Car backs up traffic near Route 3 Thursday morning A statement from Hudson County Sheriff Frank Schillari on Thursday said that a motor vehicle accident on Route 3 occurred at approximately 12:30 a...
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Compete for cash prizes in NB’s ‘Best Christmas Decorated Home’ contest North Bergen residents are invited to compete in the 2016 “Best Christmas Decorated Home” contest. Grand prize winners will r...