CALABRESE, EDNA
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A funeral mass took place Oct. 25 at Immaculate Conception Church for Edna Calabrese, 93. She passed away Oct. 21. She was born in Bayonne to the late Walter and Katherine Siodlowski and later beca...
DEQUINZIO, THOMAS JOHN
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for Thomas John DeQuinzio, 89. He passed away Oct. 24 surrounded by his two greatest loves, his family and his music. The son of Mary and James, Tom grew up one of six children in Jersey City. In 1...
‘This has to stop!’
Vigil for 8-year-old boy highlights dangerous traffic concerns
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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More than an hour before a candlelight vigil was scheduled to start on Wednesday in memory of an 8-year-old boy who died after being struck by a car in downtown Jersey City, people began to gather ...
Zimmer/Bhalla and the coolest city
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Dear Editor: I recently took an out-of-town guest on a Circle Line tour of Manhattan. As the boat cruised by Hoboken, the tour guide announced, “And there’s Hoboken, named the coolest city to live ...
CIRILLI, CORRADO
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A funeral mass was offered Oct. 31 at St. Anthony's of Padua Church, Union City, for Corrado Cirilli, 93, of Jersey City. He passed away at his home surrounded by his family on Oct. 27. Born in Mol...
How my sister survived the storm
Puerto Rico remains a disaster, but help is on its way
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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When Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico on Sept. 20, its wind speed was one mile per hour shy of a Category 5 storm, the most powerful of hurricane categories. Wooden shacks were blown away by winds o...
FERGUSON, KAREN A.
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for Karen A. Ferguson, 75. She passed away Oct. 27 after a valiant battle with Polycythemia Vera. Karen was born and aised in Walled Lake, Mich., a small community outside of Detroit, before locati...
Vote Tuesday, 6 a.m.-8 p.m.
This is your last-minute election guide
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
On Tuesday, Nov. 7, Hoboken residents can vote for a mayor, up to three at-large city council representatives, and three Board of Education members. Six people are running for mayor, 14 for council...
Car wash site will become a park
Commissioners pass resolution for new recreational space
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
A new park is set to open in North Bergen in the next few years, after commissioners passed a resolution amending the $92 million 2017 budget to fund the project at their Oct. 25 meeting. The resol...
Hoboken mayoral election, recommending Ravi Bhalla
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Dear Editor: The purpose of this letter is not to sing the praises of Mayor Dawn Zimmer as she departs the office of Mayor of Hoboken after eight years, although her accomplishments are numerous an...