WNY Mayor Roque to run for reelection
Aug 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
WEST NEW YORK – Mayor Felix Roque will run for reelection in next May’s municipal election, official sources said. He will be opposed by at least two candidates seeking to become mayor. In West New...
CABANY, JAMES EDWARD
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Funeral services were held Aug. 17 for James Edward Cabany, 74, a lifelong resident of Secaucus. He passed away Aug. 13. He was the husband of Rita L. Cabany; father of Connie Cirigliano and her hu...
FARRELL, ROBERT E., JR.
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A funeral mass was held Aug. 20 at St. Ambrose RC Church in Old Bridge for Robert E. Farrell Jr., 65, of Old Bridge. He died Aug. 16 at St. Peters University Hospital in New Brunswick. Born in Jers...
HANSEN, PAULINE
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A funeral service was celebrated Aug. 18 for Pauline Hansen, 41 of Union City. She passed away Aug. 9. Born in Jersey City, she lived most of her life in Union City before moving to Jersey City thr...
JOHNSON, WINSTON LEEFORD, JR.
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A memorial service took place Aug. 16 at the St. Matthew Trinity Lutheran Church, Hoboken, for Winston Leeford Johnson Jr., 60. He died Aug. 11 at his home in Raritan. Winston was born in New York ...
Hudson County’s changing Jewish landscape
Temples merge, move, consolidate to address membership changes
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“Unfortunately after 91 years of existence, the membership of Temple Beth El of North Bergen has gotten to a point where we can no longer survive on our own,” said Craig Bassett, president of the b...
Caught in between
Debate over home birth continues, minus midwife involved in tragic delivery
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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The midwife charged with practicing medicine illegally after a baby died in a 2012 Hoboken home birth has completed a pretrial intervention program designed for first time offenders, according to H...
It’s a woman’s world after all?
Mostly female crew shoots film in Jersey City and Hoboken
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Thomas Wolfe was wrong; you can go home again. That’s the theme of a new feature film that had local and international talents shooting a full length independent film at various locations in Hudson...
Grammy winner Lisa Fischer headlines
Closing concert of free Summer Concerts on Hudson is Aug. 27
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Summer Concerts on the Hudson 2014 will present its season closer on Wednesday, Aug. 27 at 7 p.m. with Grammy winner Lisa Fischer in her New Jersey debut with her band Grand Baton. Fischer has work...
KRUK, JOSEPH T.
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Funeral services were held Aug. 15 for Joseph T. Kruk, 83, of Jersey City. He died Aug. 12 at Newton Medical Center. Born in Jersey City, Mr. Kruk was a lifelong resident of Jersey City. He was a c...