Hoboken Synagogue celebrates 100 years
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HOBOKEN -- The Hoboken Synagogue celebrated 100 years this past weekend with a block party on Sunday (concert at 4 p.m.) and events the two previous days. Pictured: The block party, and the rabbi w...
BRENNAN, FRANCIS T.
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A mass of Christian burial was celebrated May 9 at Queen of Peace Church, North Arlington, for Francis T.”Frank” Brennan, 80, of Selbyville, Del., formerly of Jersey City and Wayne. He passed away ...
CAPOZZOLI, NICOLA
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A funeral mass was offered May 15 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church for Nicola Capozzoli, 85, of Jersey City, Marion Section. He passed away peacefully on May 11. Nicola was born in Gio Cilento, Sal...
CERBIE, MARGARET A.
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A funeral service was offered May 12 for Margaret A. Cerbie, 88, of Hoboken. She passed away May 8. She was the wife of the late Raymond P. Cerbie; mother of Raymond H. and his fiancee Eve Deutch L...
More on the mini-mall drug bust
One had been arrested for murder; six families may be kicked out of public housing
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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The Hoboken Police Department broke up an alleged open air market for marijuana, heroin, and crack cocaine operating in front of a strip mall near the city’s public housing two weeks ago and made 1...
CHIRICHELLA, ANNETTE L.
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A funeral mass took place May 12 at St. Francis Church in Hoboken for Annette L. Chirichella. She passed away May 9 surrounded by her family at the Compassionate Care Hospice in Dover. Annette was ...
A star is reborn
Local Jews celebrate 100th anniversary of refurbished, revived synagogue
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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The United Synagogue of Hoboken will mark the hundredth anniversary of the Star of Israel Synagogue at 115 Park Ave. this Sunday, May 17 with a day-long block party. More specifically, they’ll be c...
Storage wars show comes to Hudson County
Local ‘pirates’ who bid on leftovers hope to become TV stars
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Although they don’t wear eye patches or scowl, the “storage pirates” of Hudson County are certainly characters in their own right, and are part of an emerging internet TV program shot in Jersey Cit...
JEFFERSON, STERLING JR.
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Funeral services took place May 12 at St. Johns’ Baptist Church, Jersey City, for Sterling Jefferson, Jr., of Jersey City. He passed away May 3. He was the father of Kevin A. Sterling and Angelina ...
It’s a woman’s world, too
Tech startup launches in Jersey City
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Oksana Sokolovsky hadn’t intended to smash the glass ceiling for women when she partnered to create a tech startup company in Jersey City. But she’s happy that more than half of the employees of he...