HILL, HELEN
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian burial was held Jan. 15 at St. Nicholas Church for Helen Hill of Jersey City. She passed away Jan. 10, surrounded by her family. A lifelong resident of Jersey City, Helen was em...
KUTIAK, ROSEMARY
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Funeral mass was offered Jan. 14 at St. Aloysius Church, Jersey City, for Rosemary Kutiak, 76. She died Jan. 9 at Jersey City Medical Center. A lifelong Jersey City resident, she was the daughter o...
‘A great brotherhood’
10 new firefighters sworn in, all vets
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“It’s one of the most dangerous jobs in the country,” said Chief Frank Montagne. Few people would dispute that. Yet 10 men eagerly took the oath as firemen in the North Regional Fire & Rescue (NHRF...
MCCARTHY, BERNARD EUGENE
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Funeral services were held Jan. 12 for Bernard Eugene McCarthy, 91, a lifetime Jersey City resident. He died on Jan. 6. During World War II, Mr. McCarthy served in the Army as a member of Company B...
The ‘Power List’
The Hudson Reporter’s fourth annual rankings of Hudson County’s most influential people
by Al Sullivan, Carlo Davis, Art Schwartz, and Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writers
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
While many of Hudson County’s most influential people remain relevant year to year, their impact waxes and wanes. Influence can mean different things, not only political power. Artists, activists, ...
‘119 years of police knowledge’
Five new cops join force; 11 officers promoted in public ceremony
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Five new probationary officers were sworn into office at a public ceremony on Tuesday, Jan. 13, bringing the total number of Secaucus police officers to about 70 – the highest level in more than a ...
MC NULTY, HELEN E. and PATRICIA
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Private funeral services have been held for Helen E. McNulty, 84, and her daughter, Patricia “Pat” McNulty, 60, both of Hoboken. Helen passed away peacefully Jan. 1 at the Manhattanview Care Center...
New vocal group seeks singers
North River Sing Community Chorus holds its first concert Jan. 25
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Residents from Bayonne, Jersey City, and Hoboken will debut their talents as part of the North River Sing Community Chorus at a concert called “Wine and Cheese and Song” at 3 p.m. on Jan. 25 at St....
The battle for Liberty State Park
Legislation would give control to a revised Meadowlands Commission
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Who should determine what happens in Liberty State Park? That’s the question at the core of a conflict between Friends of Liberty State Park and their local advocates, and Gov. Christopher Christie...
Are only rich white people competent to serve on the zoning board?
Jan 18, 2015 | 86 86 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: I forgive you for calling me “Mike Ellis” in your excellent coverage of last week’s City Council meeting where zoning board appointments became an issue. But I guess all of us white gu...