LUMFORD, LAWRENCE E.
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A mass of Christian burial was celebrated Aug. 28 at St. Aloysius Church for Lawrence E. Lumford, 57. He passed away at his home, peacefully and surrounded by his family, on Aug. 23. Born in New Yo...
MARINO, MARY
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A funeral mass was offered Aug. 27 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church for Mary Marino, 97, a lifelong resident of Jersey City, Marion Section. She passed away peacefully on Aug. 23. Mary was a devout...
A hole in one for Jersey City
Liberty National golf course to host PGA’s Presidential Cup in 2017
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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If the Barclays tournament didn’t put Jersey City on the national golfing map, then how about the fact that the PGA selected Jersey City for the 2017 President Cup to be played at Liberty National?...
Back to school
Kids will see new technology, other changes starting Sept. 3
by Jessica Sulima
Reporter correspondent
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The Weehawken School District is preparing for an exciting 2014-2015 school year. All public schools – Daniel Webster School, Roosevelt School, and Weehawken High School – will open for a half day ...
For whom the school bell tolls
Classes begin Wednesday, Sept. 3
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“We have a new bell schedule in our high school and middle school,” said Secaucus Superintendent of Schools Robert Presuto. As a result, school periods just got shorter, going from about 50 minutes...
Doing it for Dan
CarePoint officials take Ice Bucket Challenge for one of their own
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Officials at CarePoint Health had more reason than most to support efforts to raise funds for ALS research and treatment when they marched outside the front door of Christ Hospital on Aug. 27 to ge...
OST, BRADLEY P.
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A funeral mass was celebrated Aug. 28 at The Trinity Church, All Saints Episcopal Parish, Hoboken, for Bradley P. (Brad) Ost, 43, of Jersey City. He died at New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medi...
Carmelo Garcia returns…briefly
Former public housing director defends self after firing; interim director hired; kids’ trip canceled
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
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For the Hoboken Housing Authority (HHA), this past Tuesday’s special board meeting was a moment of many returns, some happier than others. First and foremost, it marked the temporary return of Robe...
For whom the school bell tolls
Public school classes begin Thursday, Aug. 4
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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For kids, summer officially ends the moment the first school bell rings in September. This year that bell tolls in North Bergen on Thursday, Sept. 4, welcoming about 8,000 students into the system....
Fighting for education
Parents push for charter school along waterfront
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“We are trying to have a school our kids can safely walk to, just like any other neighborhood,” said Annie Lee, organizer of the group School Movement on the Hudson. Lee lives in Jacob’s Ferry in W...