Union Dry Dock debate continues
City wants to buy land for $11.6M, may use eminent domain
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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During a special meeting of the Hoboken City Council on Wednesday, Feb. 28, the council unanimously introduced an ordinance to authorize the city to acquire the former Union Dry Dock property, now ...
Jersey City on the move
Council reviews demolition map, kiosk installation, and new bodycams for cops
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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In what may be the clearest indication of a major shift in Jersey City development, requests to demolish older houses in the Heights have increased significantly for two years in a row. The City Co...
Who was that man?
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Dear Editor: Who was the man who rounded up all of the young children in our neighborhood on 43rd street in North Bergen in the early 1960s? He loaded us into the back of his truck and took us all ...
'It's important to share our stories'
Kids create African clay masks at Black History Month workshop
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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At just 3.5 years old, Mahogany Ivaska is learning a lot about black history, including about Harriet Tubman's Underground Railroad that helped free the slaves. On Feb. 23, she learned to honor ano...
Who was that man?
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Dear Editor: Who was the man who rounded up all of the young children in our neighborhood on 43rd street in North Bergen in the early 1960s? He loaded us into the back of his truck and took us all ...
My bohemian escape from Hoboken
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Dear Editor: The other day, while in a Hoboken café that will go nameless, I felt a suffocating sense of boredom. Granted, the day before I experienced bohemian nirvana at a Greenwich Village café ...
MEEHAN, CLARE
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A funeral mass was offered Feb. 22 at Our Lady of Fatima Church, North Bergen, for Clare Meehan, 78, of North Bergen. She passed away Feb. 18. She was a retired receptionist for Aer Lingus Airlines...
Who was that man?
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Dear Editor: Who was the man who rounded up all of the young children in our neighborhood on 43rd street in North Bergen in the early 1960s? He loaded us into the back of his truck and took us all ...
New leaders elected for American Legion Post 18
Weehawken post approaches its 100th birthday
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Weehawken American Legion Post 18 has elected a new leadership team, which was installed by the Hudson County Legion leadership back in August. The newly elected officers are: Adrian Calvache (Post...
Is new train tunnel coming?
NJ Transit holds public presentation on Gateway project
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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New Jersey Transit, in conjunction with the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), held a public information session in North Bergen on Jan. 30 regarding the Hudson Tunnel Project. The long-hoped f...