GRIESHABER, MARY J.
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A mass of Christian burial was celebrated March 27 at St. John the Baptist Church for Mary J. Grieshaber, 75. She passed away peacefully on March 23 surrounded by her family and friends. Born in Ne...
JONES, ALICE RUTH
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Funeral services were held March 24 for Alice Ruth Jones, 88, of Union City. She passed away peacefully on March 17. She was the wife of the late Richard, Sr. Predeceased by her brother Albert Unbe...
‘Intimidation’ on board overseeing public housing?
Struggle for control of Hoboken’s low-income projects
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
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The chairman of the city’s public housing board of commissioners said last week he plans to file complaints with state and federal authorities against three fellow commissioners who are allies of M...
LYONS, THOMAS F.
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A funeral mass took place March 25 at St. Joseph’s Church for Thomas F. Lyons, 81, of Jersey City and Brick Township. He passed away at Hoboken University Medical Center on March 21. A lifelong res...
Christie report picks apart Zimmer allegations
Mayor shoots back, calls investigation ‘whitewash’
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
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An internal investigation commissioned by Gov. Christopher Christie’s office has concluded that allegations made by Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer against high-ranking officials in the governor’s admini...
New Union City athletics field to open in May
Announcement part of Dominican Independence Day festivities
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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A long-awaited set of athletic fields in Union City will open in May. Mayor Brian Stack made the announcement at the city’s Dominican Independence Day festivities on March 7. “We just built a beaut...
Canine close-ups help homeless pets
Hoboken sisters do doggie photo shoots to benefit shelter
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
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Madeline and Cameron Hartshorn aren’t allowed to have a dog, mainly because their mother Jennifer refuses to put up with the never-ending cycle of walks and picking up poop, and because there’s a c...
Charity is the goal
North Bergen police play football fundraiser at MetLife Stadium
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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The North Bergen Police Department regularly goes head to head with criminals. But once a year, they go head to head with other police departments. The contest, a flag football match known as the “...
‘Spring’ this weekend
County high school staging award-winning play
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“We go beyond the box here a lot,” said High Tech High School’s musical theater director, Alex Perez, last week. “This specific production has been kind of a dream because we’ve been able to be fea...
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...