DEROSE, KATHERINE
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A funeral mass was offered Sept. 2 at The Church of St. Ann for Katherine DeRose, 89. Known by all as “Katie,” she passed away Aug. 28 at the Villa Marie Claire in Saddle River. A lifelong Hoboken ...
DEVITO, PHILLIP PETER
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A funeral service was conducted Aug. 29 for Phillip Peter DeVito, 91, of Brick Township. He passed away peacefully at his daughter’s home in Point Pleasant Beach on Aug. 26 surrounded by his family...
Help celebrate the grand opening
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Dear Editor: Come one, come all, and join the Friends of Leonard Gordon Park (FoLGP), your neighbors, Mayor Fulop and Council President Rolando Lavarro, as we officially open and celebrate our impr...
9/11 memorial bond to be reintroduced
As 13th anniversary nears, city to seek new funding
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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After 13 years, two failed bonds, one rejected design, and an estimated $500,000 spent so far, the city of Hoboken appears poised to renew efforts to build a permanent memorial to the Hoboken resid...
FLORIO, ROSE FRANCES
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A funeral mass took place Aug. 28 at Immaculate Conception Church, Secaucus, for Rose Frances Florio, 91, of Secaucus. Formerly of Little Italy, NYC, she passed away Aug. 26. She was the mother and...
Honey do
Hudson County beekeepers have varied motivations
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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Antonio Quinlan didn’t get into it for the honey. He got started raising bees because of his allergies. “Honey helps with the allergies, he said. “It’s homeopathic medicine but you have to take it ...
‘They didn’t all die on 9/11’
Tribute in firehouse honors first responder
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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A plaque to a hero went up in the North Hudson Regional Fire and Rescue Firehouse on 16th Street in Union City on Saturday, Aug. 23. The plaque honors retired Battalion Chief Robert Agostini, who d...
Protecting quality of life
Concerned Citizens group challenges overdevelopment on Boulevard East
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“So many local people are concerned about threats to the quality of life in this area,” said Joshua Breakstone. “That includes parking up and down the Hudson, the transportation system, overcrowdin...
Loft in the shuffle
Luxury condos debated and approved; will include ‘electric car charging station’
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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If you want to see how development in Hoboken has changed in the past five years, look no further than the new seven-story condominium complex in northwest Hoboken approved by the City Council this...
MEYER, ROBERT J.
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Funeral services were held Sept. 2 for Robert J. (Bob) Meyer, 42, of Jersey City. He passed away Aug. 26. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, and raised in Indianapolis, Ind., Bob went on to study broadly an...