Fix these passages
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Dear Editor: Although the overhaul of the 14th Street Viaduct has been a necessary evil for anyone traveling from Union City/Jersey Heights to Hoboken, statements made by our elected officials are ...
Celebrating Indian Independence
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Newport came alive with movement and color as kids demonstrated dances of India, traditional and modern before a crowd of nearly 500 people in the River Market Place on Aug. 15. Hosted by NewportMo...
Soundtrack from Secaucus
Resident composes songs for hit shows
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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If you watch Ray Donovan on Showtime, then you’ve heard Secaucus resident Dave Cirino. One of his songs was played during an episode of the hit series. Others were on Up All Night on NBC, and New G...
Chilling in the park
Frozen fans fill Pier A Park for summer’s final Movies Under the Stars
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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In one scene from the Disney blockbuster Frozen, a shopkeeper in a snow-clogged forest advertises a “big summer blowout” on swim trunks and sunscreen as a supernatural blizzard envelops the land. N...
Hudson County’s changing Jewish landscape
Temples merge, move, consolidate to address membership changes
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“Unfortunately after 91 years of existence, the membership of Temple Beth El of North Bergen has gotten to a point where we can no longer survive on our own,” said Craig Bassett, president of the b...
Coming to America
Local exhibit stresses Hoboken’s role in immigration
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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If you are descended from one of the millions of immigrants who gained entry to the United States through Ellis Island, you can conclude at least one fact about your pond-jumping ancestors – they p...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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HUD review slams Hoboken Housing Authority procurement practices; Garcia blames board, others for issues HOBOKEN—A review of the procurement practices by the Hoboken Housing Authority under former ...
Secaucus looks to be playoff strong once again
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The Patriots of Secaucus High School won six football games in 2013 and qualified for the NJSIAA North Jersey Section 2, Group I state playoffs. It was the 13th appearance in the state playoffs in ...
QUAIL, MARGARET H.
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A funeral mass was offered Aug. 19 at St. Bridget Church, Jersey City, for Margaret H. Quail, 96 of Jersey City. She passed away Aug. 14 at Christ Hospital. Born in East Rutherford, she lived most ...
Veteran cemetery warning
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There is no such thing as buying a veteran plot. This is a sales strategy used by some civilian cemeteries to attract veterans. All veterans’ cemeteries are free for veteran, wife and any dependent...