She’s 105 years young
Willie Mae Cobbs celebrates in Jersey City
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
still alive; and the Boy Scouts of America had just been founded. The only flight taken together by Wilbur and Orville Wright occurred at Huffman Prairie Flying Field in Dayton, Ohio, and Thomas Ed...
PIOMBINO, EVELYN IRENE
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A funeral mass was offered Feb. 28 at Immaculate Conception Church for Evelyn Irene Piombino, 86 of Secaucus, formerly of Jersey City. She passed away Feb. 24. She was the mother of Richard and Vic...
Crying fowl
North Bergen bans chickens, other towns have different rules
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
If you live in North Bergen, it’s time to get rid of those chickens you’ve got living in a coop in your back yard. Otherwise, thanks to a new ordinance adopted by the town, you could be fined betwe...
A complete ticket
Guzman to replace Frias on Roque slate
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Unveiled as the latest candidate to run on the ticket of Mayor Felix Roque, Margarita Guzman, a commissioner on the West New York Housing Authority, joined other officials in the raising of the Dom...
Smaller building, but the deal’s the same
City to reduce size of City Hall Annex on MLK Drive but still lease it for 25 years
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 08, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Residents who attend a hearing about the controversial City Hall Annex proposed for Martin Luther King Drive during the March 11 City Council meeting will discover the project has been reduced in s...
Crying fowl
North Bergen bans chickens, other towns have different rules
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
If you live in North Bergen, it’s time to get rid of those chickens you’ve got living in a coop in your back yard. Otherwise, thanks to a new ordinance adopted by the town, you could be fined betwe...
City seeks $24M in state loans
Money would buy chemical company’s lots, cover new park, water main upgrades
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Mar 08, 2015 | 9 9 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
The purchase of 6.1 acres for open space in northwest Hoboken, the construction of the Southwest Park, and water main upgrades beneath Washington Street all moved one step closer to fruition this p...
A complete ticket
Guzman to replace Frias on Roque slate
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Unveiled as the latest candidate to run on the ticket of Mayor Felix Roque, Margarita Guzman, a commissioner on the West New York Housing Authority, joined other officials in the raising of the Dom...
SEWELL, WILLIAM MARTIN
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Funeral mass was celebrated Feb. 27 at Immaculate Conception Church for William Martin Sewell, 61, of Secaucus. He passed away Feb. 24. He was the son of the late William and Doreen Sewell and cous...
Birthday wishes for Mayor Fulop and Dr. Suess
‘Read Across America’ celebrated in Jersey City schools
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Steven Fulop’s birthday wasn’t exactly the same day as Dr. Suess’, but the students of Mrs. Kenny’s 2nd grade class at Cornelia F. Bradford Elementary School didn’t mind celebrating both on M...