Painter creates an ‘Extraordinary Hoboken’
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HOBOKEN – Dozens of “lushly colorful” paintings by Bill Curran will be on display at the Hoboken Historical Museum through May 29 as part of his exhibition, “Extraordinary Hoboken.” The minimalist ...
Mother’s Day gift
Stop by this stoop sale in Hilltop to help toddler with difficult disorder
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Lindsey Brown hadn’t intended the Mother’s Day Stoop Sale in her Hilltop section of Jersey City to be a fundraiser for a local girl. But now, it will help Hazel Bohn, 17 months old, who suffers fro...
$111.8M city budget adopted
Municipal tax rate up 2 percent; All Saints students talk composting
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
May 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
In a rare unanimous vote, the City Council approved a $111.8 million budget with a 2.8 percent tax rate increase for the 2016 calendar year at a public meeting on Wednesday, May 4. The total budget...
Have a (community) ball
Firefighter fundraiser sold out
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
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Longtime Secaucus resident Ellen LoPresto went to the Secaucus Community Ball on April 23 an hour early. As part of the event committee, she went with her husband Martin Einstein to make sure the e...
DE BARI, ELISABETTA
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The funeral liturgy was performed April 29 from Corpus Christi R.C. Church Hasbrouck Heights for Elisabetta De Bari, 94, of Jersey City, formerly of Hoboken. She passed away April 25. Born in Molfe...
A different kind of education
Hudson Montessori students hold social studies festival in Jersey City
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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For students at Hudson Montessori School in Jersey City, a trip to the summer Olympics may not be possible this year. So they did the next best thing. As part of their annual social studies fair, t...
One of the best
North Bergen High School receives third bronze award
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
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For the third year in a row, U.S. News and World Report awarded North Bergen High School a bronze award on April 19 for its 2016 Best High Schools National Rankings. U.S. News evaluated over 21,500...
Nothing but gratitude
Hoboken parish honors local educators at gala
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
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Sister Symphorosa Imbori wants to tell the world about the great education she got in Hoboken and Jersey City. Imbori, one of three honorees at Sts. Peter & Paul’s 2016 Gratitude Gala last week on ...
On top of spaghetti
Residents raise money for Spinal Muscular Atrophy
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
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Spinal Muscular Atrophy is a motor neuron disease and the number one genetic cause of death for infants under 2. Currently, there’s no cure or treatment for it. Secaucus resident Paulina Recalde lo...
DUBETSKY, MAXINE K. NUNNER
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A funeral mass was held April 28 at Our Lady of Fatima Church for Maxine K. Nunner Dubetsky, 76 of North Bergen. She passed away April 22. She was born and raised in West New York before moving to ...