FLOWERS, GEORGE
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A funeral service took place July 16 at Calvary C.M.E. Church, Jersey City, for George Flowers, a resident of Jersey City since 1955. He passed away July 10. He was a butcher for the Anderson Meat ...
LEON, WANDA.
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Funeral services took place July 15 for Wanda Leon, 49, of Jersey City. She passed away July 11 after a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Las Piedras, Puerto Rico, she lived in Jersey City sin...
MARANO, ELIZABETH MARIE
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A funeral mass was offered July 17 at Immaculate Conception Church in Secaucus for Elizabeth Marie Marano 50, of Secaucus. She passed away July 14. She was born in Jersey City and lived in Union Ci...
MCGUIRE, DERON MAURICE
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Funeral services were held July 17 at Mt. Olive Baptist Church, Hoboken, for Deron Maurice McGuire. Deron is survived by his wife, Joy McGuire; three children, Kataline and Erik McGuire and Justin ...
NOLAN, KAREN D.
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A funeral mass took place July 14 at Our Lady of Victories for Karen D. (Bryer) Nolan. She died July 10 at Bayonne Medical Center. Born in Kearny, the daughter of the late Lena and Alfred Bryer (re...
West New York United held official campaign launch dinner
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West New York United official campaign launch dinner was held at Marinero Grill in West New York. Pictured left to right: Ralph Martell, Anthony DeFino, Tim Nagurka, Berta Betancourt, and Carlos “C...
Automatic car booting ends in Hoboken
North End redevelopment advances; three get interviews for police chief
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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The city of Hoboken no longer boots cars that are parked illegally in a permit zone for the first time – at least, not without warning them beforehand. On Tuesday, Mayor Dawn Zimmer said the Hoboke...
SANTIAGO, MELVIN VINCENT
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A mass of Christian burial was celebrated July 18 at St. Aloysius Church for Police Officer Melvin Vincent Santiago, 23. He died suddenly and in the line of duty on July 13. Born in Hoboken, Santia...
Zeppoles, live music, and tradition
St. Ann’s Italian ‘Feast’ is back for the 104th time
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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For almost as long as Italians have lived in Hoboken, they have been coming to the feast of St. Ann at St. Ann’s Catholic Church. The annual celebration began 104 years ago, when a statue of St. An...
‘Gay American’ speech was 10 years ago
Former Gov. McGreevey and others look back at his famous resignation
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Born in Margaret Hague Hospital in Jersey City, baptized in St. Patrick’s Church, former Gov. Jim McGreevey looked back this week, with some sense of disbelief, at his resignation as governor 10 ye...