Hospital CEO and others see dangers of texting and driving first-hand
Aug 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Joseph Scott, President/CEO at Jersey City Medical Center, a RWJBarnabas Health facility, tried out the texting-while-driving simulator last week, while Stacey Flanagan, the Director...
Secaucus Mayor Gonnelli speaks publicly about stroke
Aug 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS -- Mayor Michael Gonnelli of Secaucus has been recovering for two months from a stroke that he can barely remember. He says doctors gave his wife grim news after he was rushed to the hospi...
AVERSA, BERNICE
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Funeral services took place Aug. 10 for Bernice “Jackie” Aversa, 89. She died Aug. 7 at the Van Dyke Manor in Montclair. Born in Leakesville, Miss., she lived in Jersey City for the past 64 years. ...
BRUZGIS, STANLEY MICHAEL
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A mass of Christian burial was celebrated Aug.10 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Stanley Michael Bruzgis, 88. He passed away Aug. 5 at Hackensack University Medical Center. Stanley w...
BURKE, DOROTHY M.
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Funeral services took place Aug. 12 for Dorothy M. Burke, 94, of Guttenberg. She passed away Aug. 9. She was a retired secretary for Bartel Realty Co. in West New York. She was the wife of the late...
No kids? Then you can’t come in
Adults, older teens not allowed in county kiddie playgrounds without children
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 14, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Because a “creepy” man reportedly entered the playground area of Lincoln Park in Jersey City and took pictures of children there recently, the Hudson County Board of Freeholders has moved to ban ad...
CHIPKO, DOLORES
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A funeral mass was celebrated Aug. 10 at Our Lady of Mercy Church for Dolores Chipko, 82. She died Aug. 5 at Bayshore Hospital, Holmdel. A lifelong Jersey City resident, she was the daughter of the...
Teen killed at party
Alleged vendetta leads to one dead, two wounded
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
A 17-year old youth was fatally shot and two teens were wounded Monday at a Jersey City community center on Comunipaw Avenue, in what law enforcement officials suggest was a targeted shooting. The ...
COSTANTINO, NICHOLAS A.
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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...
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...