Bayonne inching closer to installing a ferry
Feb 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE -- Bayonne has long dreamed of a ferry connecting the Peninsula City to Manhattan. At a city council meeting on Wednesday, February 15, Business Administrator Joe DeMarco revealed that a me...
19 East breaks ground, to finish by Spring 2018
Feb 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE -- City officials and developers met to break ground at the new 19 East development on 19 East 19th Street on Monday, February 13. The new apartment building is one of many of its kind goin...
Community meeting on proposed safety improvements to Hoboken's Newark Street
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HOBOKEN--A community meeting will be held Thursday Feb. 16 at 7 p.m. to discuss proposed safety improvements to Newark Street between Willow Avenue and Jefferson Street in Hoboken. The meeting will...
Funeral held for former Secaucus Mayor Amico
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SECAUCUS -- The Tuesday, Feb. 14 Mayor and Council meeting in Secaucus included a brief prayer for Paul Amico, the legendary former mayor who passed away last week. His funeral mass was earlier tha...
Let’s celebrate an American year
Feb 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: As someone who is passionate about racial equality and equal rights in general, I cannot in good conscience, nor will I celebrate Black History Month. I am saddened by the fact that ...
BELCHER, URSULA (nee: Dietz)
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78, passed away February 9, 2017. Born in Bayonne, she was a lifelong resident. Ursula had worked at Sunshine Laundry in Bayonne for 10 years. Mother of Valerie Gallagher. Grandmother of David Craw...
BERA, JOHN A.
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90, a lifelong Bayonne resident, passed away on February 7, 2017 at Bayonne Medical Center with his family by his side. John was a sales representative for the FMC Vending Corporation, a position h...
BILOTTA, JEAN "Gigi" (nee: Schiavello
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89, passed away on, February 7, 2017 with her children and her husband of 70 years by her side. Born in Bayonne, Jean was one of eleven children. She met and married James Bilotta, a young Army sol...
ERSKINE, CATHERINE (nee: Keane)
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90, passed away on February 9, 2017 at Peace Care Saint Joseph's in Jersey City, with her two compassionate nurses, Gina and John, by her side. Catherine was born in County Claire, Ireland, and has...
FURKA, LUCY
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90, died on February 11, 2017 at her home in Bayonne. Born and raised in Jersey City, she was a resident for most of her life. She was a cook and lunch lady at St. Peters Prep for many years as wel...