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Our Lady Of Grace To Hold 5th Annual Pride Mass

June 19, 2022

HOBOKEN, NJ —  As part of an ongoing effort to welcome the LGBTQ community into the church, Our Lady of Grace Church will continue its tradition of hosting a special Mass to mark Pride Month.

This year’s service will be held Sunday, June 26 at 10:30 a.m. and all LGBTQ individuals, along with their families, and LGBTQ allies.

Now in its 5th year, the Mass is not only a way ...

Life-Sized Crucifix Blessed by Three Popes on Display at Jersey City Church

JERSEY CITY, NJ  – A nearly life-sized crucifix that has been blessed by three popes and numerous other clergy during an ongoing global pilgrimage will be on display at Holy Rosary Church in Jersey City through mid-May.  

All are invited to visit or pray before the Thanking Cross — also known as the Cross of Gratitude — before it moves to the next city in its ...

Hoboken Church Purchases Vacant Movie Theater For $13M

HOBOKEN, NJ — Hoboken Theaters LLC has officially sold the vacant Bow Tie Cinemas for $13 million to Hoboken Grace Community Church.

According to Katz & Associates, the firm that represented Hoboken Theaters, the deal closed last week, enabling Grace Church to move ahead with renovating the uptown venue into its new headquarters and community center for services, concerts, ...

After Being Delayed By Pandemic, St. Joseph Church Marks 150 Years

HOBOKEN, NJ — After being delayed by a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, members of the St. Joseph Church community came together Saturday to celebrate the parish’s 150th anniversary.

At a special Mass — which also coincided with the Feast of St. Joseph — Cardinal Joseph W. Tobin, Archbishop of Newark, served as the celebrant.

During his homily, Tobin emphasized to ...

St. Aedan's To Mark Black History Month With Feb. 20 Mass, Listening Session

JERSEY CITY, NJ - As part of an effort to shine a light on the many successes and sacrifices of the Black community, the Archdiocese of Newark is planning to expand its outreach efforts during Black History Month across the four counties it oversees.

Within Hudson County, the Archdiocese’s African American, African and Caribbean Apostolate, a special Mass will be offered Sunday, Feb. 20 ...

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How to Start Working Out: A Guide for Fitness Beginners

So you’re ready to start working out. Congrats! You’ve officially taken the first step to creating a happier and healthier life for yourself. If you’re wondering where to go from here, we’ve listed five of the most frequently asked fitness questions (and their answers) to help you get started.

Do I Need to Work Out Every Day?

If your goal is to lose weight and get ...

Hudson County Schools of Technology Hosts Industry Partner Breakfast

July 2, 2022

SECAUCUS, NJ – Hudson County Schools of Technology held its 2022 Industry Partner Breakfast on Tuesday at the Frank J. Gargiulo Campus to recognize the invaluable educational and professional contributions made by HCST’s many industry partners throughout the state. The event also provided an opportunity for partners to network with each other, as well as with teachers and staff who ...

NJ Transit Will Conduct Redesign Of Hudson County Bus Network

HUDSON COUNTY, NJ — NJ Transit will soon begin examining COVID-19’s impact on local bus networks in Hudson County and what changes can be made to improve those services, the statewide transit agency recently announced.

The project — which is being funded through a $514,045 federal grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration — ...

Hudson County to Begin Distributing COVID Vaccines to Children 6 Months and Older

HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - Hudson County Executive Tom DeGise and the Hudson County Vaccine Task Force have announced that that they will begin distributing COVID-19 vaccines to children ages six months and up on Wednesday. 

Parents can register for an appointment by clicking here. Walk in vaccines will also be available.

“The CDC’s approval of vaccines for children six months and ...

Can Lame Ducks Still Fly?

TRENTON, NJ — Things have never looked better for the Democrats who rule Trenton these days. Flush with federal cash. Democratic majorities in the Assembly and Senate. A Governor re-elected as a Democrat last November for the first time in four decades. 

It’s a real bubbly bonhomie in the state’s capital as they tie up the last loose strings of the state’s $50 ...

Parents Inc.’s Family Helpline Provides Families with FREE 24-Hour Help, Hope and Support

June 22, 2022

No one ever said being a parent or teen was easy.
 

Whether you’re a parent dealing with the “terrible twos” or a teenager feeling lost and confused, help and support is just a phone call away.
 

Parents Inc. offers the Family Helpline (1-800-THE-KIDS) - a free and confidential statewide service that offers 24/7 live support for parents, teens, children and ...

Obituaries

Jul 4, 1929 - Dec 12, 2021
James Dugan, a former State Senator, State Chairman of the New Jersey Democratic Party, and a ...
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