Union City police officer killed in highway crash
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EAST RUTHERFORD --- A Union City police officer involved in a multi-vehicular crash in East Rutherford on Route 3 on Saturday died on Sunday, according to a press release from the Bergen County Pro...
Primary Election voter registration deadline is May 16
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HUDSON COUNTY -- The Democrat and Republican Primary Elections will take place on Tuesday, June 6, 2017. The primary ballot will include: Governor, State Senate, State Assembly, County Clerk, Freeh...
PETER J. ZAMPELLA, SR.
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A funeral mass was celebrated May13 at Holy Rosary Church, Jersey City, for Peter J. Zampella, Sr., 94. He died May 4 at Mayo Clinic Hospital in Phoenix, Ariz. due to complications related to pneum...
BOLANTE, DR. HENRY N. SR.
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A requiem mass was performed at St. Pius V Catholic Church, in Buena Park, Calif., for Dr. Henry N. Bolante, Sr. He died peacefully with family by his side on May 2. Born in Claveria, Cagayan, Phil...
GOSSELIN, LEO JOSEPH JR.
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Funeral services took place May 1 for Leo Joseph Gosselin Jr., of Union City. He died April 28 at his home surrounded by his family. Born in Jersey City to the late Victoria and Leo Gosselin, Leo w...
Into the Woods, in Hudson County
Local theater group puts on musical
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
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What do you get when Cinderella, Rapunzel, Little Red Riding Hood, and Jack and the Beanstalk all appear in one musical, tied together by an impotent baker and his wife? You get “Into the Woods,” a...
Council punts on P.S. 26 parking restrictions
Delays eliminating more spaces in Heights until September
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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To delay worsening a parking shortage in the area around newly-opened Public School No. 26 on Laidlaw Avenue in the Heights, the City Council decided at its May 10 meeting to wait until September t...
Come visit Neverland
Hoboken district to perform Peter Pan this week
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
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This weekend, 100 kids from the Hoboken school district will perform the Broadway musical Peter Pan to an expected 800 attendees each night. The 1954 musical follows lovable leader of the lost boy ...
‘Taste’ in Weehawken
Annual food fest raises $18K for library
by Art Schwartz
Reporter Correspondent
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After 17 years of food, fun, and fundraising, the annual Taste of Weehawken food festival may move to a new location next year. At the May 2 event, Mayor Richard Turner announced to the crowd that ...
The good, the bad, and the broken links
A ranking of local cities’ websites
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
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In the olden days -- about 10 or 15 years ago – city websites contained only a few details, if they existed at all. Nowadays, for the most computer literate residents, they can help residents get p...