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A celebration of the life of Nicholas A. Costantino, 49, was held at La Reggia’s Banquet Hall on Aug. 11. He lost his lifetime battle with Cystic Fibrosis on Aug. 4. He passed peacefully while surr...
‘A great night under the stars’
Summer concerts continue in Guttenberg
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
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The town of Guttenberg began its summer concert series 10 years ago, and it’s still going strong with two more concerts left this season. This year the Bronx Wanderers and Nikki Torres & Rhythm Mac...
Polishing your nails behind the wheel?
Law proposed to curb distracted driving
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Aug 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
Assemblyman Nicholas Chiaravalotti of Hudson County recently sponsored a bill that has been interpreted in some media outlets as banning drinking coffee, polishing your nails, or reading a newspape...
Craft beers, kids’ books, and cookies
Many new businesses on the way; Trader Joe’s gives update
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From the signs and construction vehicles around town, many new offices and restaurants are gearing up to open in Hoboken in the second half of the year, including an eatery near the Viaduct serving...
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A funeral mass was celebrated Aug. 11 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Ellen Czaplinski, 83. She passed away Aug. 7 at Hackensack University Medical Center surrounded by her family. E...
Mayor speaks publicly for first time after stroke
Talks about harrowing day, plans to return to work Sept. 1
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
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After two months without speaking publicly, Mayor Michael Gonnelli, who suffered a stroke in his home on the evening of June 8, said last week that he’ll be back at work on Thursday, Sept. 1. In an...
Once again, ‘Slo Mo’ gives back in big way
Former St. Anthony star Anderson, now with Spurs, hosts ‘Celebrate Life Day’
by Jim Hague
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A group of youngsters sat in the middle of the court at Cliffside Park’s No. 6 school outdoor court last Saturday and listened intently to the words of a National Basketball Association player. Kyl...
Cleaning up the town
Teens join DPW for the summer
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter staff writer
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This summer, from June 1 until Labor Day, 14 high school seniors and graduates teamed up with the Department of Public Works (DPW) to clean up various places areas in the township. DPW employees ha...
City Open Space Trust would benefit city parks
Council wants prospect of small tax increase to go to the voters
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Seeking more money to maintain city parks, Mayor Steven Fulop hopes to establish a city open space trust fund by asking the voters in November to approve a small property tax increase to finance it...
A safe ‘night out’
Neighbors meet police, kids enjoy rides, games
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
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“As you get older, you appreciate what police do for the town,” resident Danielle McGorty said at the National Night Out Against Crime celebration on Tuesday, Aug. 2 in Buchmuller Park. Communities...