LAINO, BESSIE
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A funeral mass was offered Sept. 25 at St. Lawrence Church, Weehawken, for Bessie Laino, 101, of Weehawken. She passed away Sept. 21, at the Oakland Rehab Center in Oakland. Born in Hoboken to the ...
MAILLEY, WILLIAM J., JR.
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A funeral mass was offered Sept. 29 at Our Lady of Libera Church for William J. Mailley, Jr. of North Bergen passed away Sept. 24. He was a letter carrier for the Hoboken Post Office. He was the hu...
MARTINELLI, SERGIO
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A funeral mass was offered Sept. 26 at St. Lawrence Church for Sergio Martinelli 87, of Weehawken. He passed away Sept. 21. He was born in Jersey City and lived most of his life in Weehawken. Sergi...
MEHL, DONNA
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A memorial service took place Sept. 16 for Donna Mehl, 61, of Union City. She passed away Sept. 8. She was born in Jersey City and lived all her life in Union City where she was a homemaker. Donna ...
Golden Door International Film Festival kicks off on Oct. 5
Full schedule of new features, shorts, and gala events
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Many people know about film festivals such as the Sundance Film Festival, traditionally held in January, and Robert DeNiro’s Tribeca Film Festival in April. But Jersey City has become known for the...
City officials dispute police union claims about crime
Charges about stats fly as contract talks drag on
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 113 113 recommendations | email to a friend
Claiming the Police Officers Benevolent Association (PBA) union is misleading its membership and the public, city officials say crime has declined during the summer months under the current interim...
PANSINI, AGOSTINO
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A mass of Christian burial was offered Sept. 29 at St. Francis RC Church in Hoboken for Agostino Pansini, 64, of Weehawken. He passed away Sept. 25. He was predeceased by his parents, Raffaele in 1...
Business down 25 percent
Washington Street store owners say construction causing problems; buses not stopping
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 01, 2017 | 9 9 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Drivers aren’t the only people who have voiced frustrations over the ongoing construction to the city’s main thoroughfare. Various store owners on Washington Street said last week that business is ...
Protecting tenants
Revised Union City ordinance restricts rent increases
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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Union City’s Board of Commissioners adopted an ordinance at their Sept. 26 meeting to restrict the amount a landlord can raise a tenant’s rent each year, with some exceptions. The new ordinance lim...
Weehawken gets school building back
Woodrow Wilson to reopen for classes, rec activities after renovations
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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On Sept. 1, Weehawken's Woodrow Wilson School officially returned to the township's possession, ending a 19-year shared services agreement with Union City to house the latter town’s gifted students...