Volunteers needed for Hoboken community cleanup
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HOBOKEN--To celebrate Earth Month, the city of Hoboken Shade Tree Commission and Green Team will host Hoboken Spring Fling, a community-wide day of service dedicated to clean up Hoboken's parks and...
Snow expected from wee hours of Tuesday lasting all day; cities prepare
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HUDSON COUNTY -- Have you heard? It's supposed to snow. As of Monday morning, forecasters expected blizzard conditions at times. The snow is expected to start in the wee hours of Tuesday morning, l...
Hoboken Catholic Academy wins 2017 CHAMPIONSHIP
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The Hoboken Catholic Academy varsity team led an UNDEFEATED season in the Norte Dame Catholic school league in Palisades Park NJ and brought home the 2017 CHAMPIONSHIP. Congratulations to the coach...
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A funeral mass was offered March 8 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Nicolas Canzano, 92, formerly of Jersey City. He passed away peacefully at home in Secaucus on March 3. Nicolas ser...
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Funeral services were held March 4 at the True Vine Church of Jesus, Jersey City, for Kim Levett Felder of Jersey City. She passed away Feb. 25. She was the mother of Tysean, Hakim, Shakiela and an...
No sanctuary in Secaucus
Mayor and local residents react to suggestion; two playgrounds to be upgraded
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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Two weeks ago, at the Feb. 14 council meeting, Secaucus resident Michele LaRue urged officials to adopt legislation making the town a “sanctuary city.” Sanctuary cities are municipalities that refu...
Slight tax increase, high surplus in budget
North Bergen introduces $92M spending plan
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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North Bergen introduced its 2017 budget at the March 8 Board of Commissioners meeting with a 1 percent tax increase. Town Administrator Chris Pianese said that the nearly flat tax amount was hard t...
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A funeral service was performed March 10 at St. John's Baptist Church, Jersey City, for Melvin Garry Hatchett of Jersey City. He passed away March 2. He was the husband of the late Ardelle Hatchett...
More cops, more confidence?
City expands police force to 922 and hopes to increase feeling of safety
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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In a light rain, young men and women gathered on the steps of City Hall on March 7, wearing crisp new dress uniforms and brandishing their new police badges. They were 25 of the latest recruits to ...
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Lifelong Jersey City resident Anne Staron celebrated her 100th birthday last Sunday. While now living with family up until recently, Miss Staron lived independently on Liberty Avenue in Jersey City...