Weehawken Peer Leaders raise money for charity
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Peer Leadership students at Weehawken High School were recently presented with a $1,000 check for participating in Optimum Power to Learn’s Charity Champion program. It encourages high schools to r...
CALDERONE, ANTHONY
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Funeral services were held April 14 for Anthony Calderone, 99, a lifelong resident of Secaucus. He passed away April 10. He was the husband of the late Alvina Calderone. Uncle of many nieces and ne...
FORMISANO, DAVID J.
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A funeral mass was offered April 15 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for David J. Formisano, 75, of Secaucus, formerly of Jersey City. He passed away April 10. He was the husband of the l...
What’s happening on the Hoboken waterfront?
Still no sign of missing jogger, two boys drown off Pier C, police skeptical about man who said he was thrown in river
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
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In early March, a man who participated in Hoboken’s annual LepreCon pub crawl was found clinging to a pylon in the Hudson River, screaming for help. He claimed to have been thrown into the river by...
Battle over charter’s expansion goes to court
Board of Ed. sues state over HoLa decision, includes school in suit
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
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The Hoboken Board of Education has filed a lawsuit against the N.J. Department of Education and the Hoboken Dual Language Charter School (HoLa) over the school’s recently-approved state expansion t...
KENNY, JOSEPH M.
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Funeral services were performed April 10 for Joseph M. Kenny, 71, of Secaucus, formerly of North Bergen. He passed away April 8. He was the husband of Mary Ann Kenny; father of Laura and Mercy and ...
Saint Peter's Prep Honor Roll - Weehawken residents
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James C. DeAngelo, ’85, Principal of Saint Peter’s Prep in Jersey City, has announced that the following Weehawken residents have attained honor roll status for the second marking period of 2013-20...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Woman’s body found off Jersey City waterfront The body of a Caucasian woman in her late 40s to early 50s was taken out of the Hudson River on the 14th Street side of the Holland Tunnel air vent nea...
Work it out…doors
Township opens free fitness center in Braddock Park
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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North Bergen residents now have one less reason to avoid exercising. A $500,000 fitness center has opened in James J. Braddock Park just in time for spring – and it’s free for residents to use. The...
Southside Johnny to headline Arts & Music Fest
300 artists, 30 musicians to participate on Washington Street
by Dean DeChiaro
Reporter staff writer
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Hoboken’s premier cultural event, the Arts and Music Festival, happens twice per year. Last September’s event, which drew thousands, was one of the most successful and widely attended in the event’...