The surgery on Washington Street
Jul 30, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Week after week, everyone who travels Washington Street is witness to the continual slicing, digging, and ripping up of our Main Street. Black top, pavers, concrete sidewalks, a tree, ...
Police Beat
Compiled by Marilyn Baer
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Police arrest seven for alleged robbery, weapon possession, and aggravated assault According to a media release from the Hoboken Police Department, seven individuals were arrested on Thursday, July...
SPANO, FRANK J., JR.
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A mass of Christian burial was celebrated at St. Francis Church, Hoboken, on July 25 for Frank J. Spano, Jr., who served as principal of several Hoboken public schools. He passed away July 20 after...
Holy Rosary’s ‘Festa’ coming in August
Century-old celebration offers music, food, contests and dancing in downtown Jersey City
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La Festa Italiana 2017, Holy Rosary Church’s 114th annual “Old World” Italian street festival, will be held in downtown Jersey City for five consecutive days and nights from Wednesday Aug. 9 throug...
WALDRON, ROBERT W.
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A celebration of life was held July 23 for Robert W. Waldron, of Red Bank, a journalist who wrote for several major North Jersey newspapers. He passed away July 18 at Ocean Medical Center. Born in ...
JERSEY CITY BRIEFS
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Getting out against crime Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop and the city Police Department will host a community-building event, National Night Out Against Crime, on Tuesday Aug. 1 from 6:30 p.m. to 9...
HOBOKEN BRIEFS
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Parsippany woman rescued off coast of Hoboken At 4:01 p.m. Monday July 24, Officer Tyler Soto of the Hoboken Police Department’s Waterfront and Parks Unit helped rescue an unidentified woman in the...
EXTRA INNINGS
Hoboken heads to RBI Softball World Series again
Eighth straight appearance for locals; Washington Park preps for LL states
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If it’s August this week, then it means that the Hoboken Shockers will be headed to the Major League Baseball RBI World Series. For the eighth straight summer, Hoboken High School head softball coa...
Romano comes out swinging
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Freeholder Anthony Romano made it clear this week that he will not change his mind and withdraw from the Hoboken’s mayor’s race. At a kickoff rally this week, Romano announced his first at-large co...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
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‘Sun Safety and Melanoma’ seminar set for North Bergen Public Library Hackensack Meridian Health Palisades Medical Center, in conjunction with the Enright Melanoma Foundation, will deliver a specia...