ESWINE, GLORIA
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A Celebration of Life ceremony was held March 8 at Calvary Chapel of Merritt Island, Merritt Island, Fla. for Gloria (Kugler) Eswine. She passed away Feb. 28 of natural causes. She was born and rai...
FRANKLIN, ROY LEE
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Funeral services were held March 6 at Mt. Olive Baptist Church, Jersey City, for Roy Lee Franklin, 86, of Jersey City. He passed away Feb. 26. He was employed by the Steel Laundry company in Jersey...
GALELLA, THERESA
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A funeral mass took place March 12 at Immaculate Conception Church for Theresa Galella, 95, of Secaucus, formerly of Jersey City. She passed away at home on March 9. She was the wife of the late En...
City approves $100K more to fight pier development
Developer calls Zimmer approach ‘frivolous’ and ‘highly questionable’
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
Mar 16, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Dawn Zimmer has sent a strongly-worded letter to the Hoboken City Council asking for $100,000 more to fight a lawsuit filed by a local developer who wants to build two residential buildings o...
GALLAGHER, DORIS A.
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A funeral mass was offered March 6 at St. Ann’s Home Chapel, Jersey City, for Doris A. Gallagher, 94, a lifelong Jersey City resident. She passed away March 2 at St. Ann’s Home, Jersey City. She wa...
Storm prevention in the Meadowlands
Officials converge in Secaucus to discuss contest entries, ideas
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
The next big storm is coming. Nobody knows exactly when it will hit or how severe it will be, but somewhere down the line, another major weather event will hit Hudson County. With that in mind, Pre...
Taxes could drop
City introduces $501M budget
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
The City Council voted Wednesday to accept Mayor Steve Fulop’s $501 million municipal budget. Long a critic of the previous administration, Fulop is presenting his own vision of the future for Jers...
Strong words about Hoboken’s schools
Board of Ed. prez says charters cause ‘white flight’; school spokesman rebuffs him
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
Mar 16, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
A representative for the Hoboken Dual-Language Charter School (HoLa) issued a response on Thursday night to comments made by Board of Education President Leon Gold on Thursday in a Salon.com articl...
MONTELIONE, RITA A.
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Funeral mass took place March 11 at the Church of Our Lady of Grace in Hoboken for Rita A. Montelione, 91, a lifelong Hoboken resident. She passed away March 7 at the Hamilton Health Center in Jers...
State champ again!
North Bergen’s Giraldo makes history with second straight wrestling title
by Jim Hague
Reporter sports columnist
Mar 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Before the 2013-2014 high school wrestling season began, Anthony Giraldo made three lofty goals that he aspired to attain. Giraldo, a Guttenberg resident who is a senior at High Tech High School bu...