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BREAKING: Sources say two top Secaucus High School officials have been suspended
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS – Multiple sources said on Thursday that the Secaucus Board of Education suspended a principal and another high-ranking official at the Secaucus High School/Middle School complex. Several ...
Hoboken students to host Columbine anniversary rally for gun control
Apr 19, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – Hoboken Mayor Ravi Bhalla will join a student-organized protest rally to end gun violence on Friday, April 20 from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.at City Hall. The rally is scheduled on the 19th anniver...
Weehawken Board of Education incumbents win reelection
Apr 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
WEEHAWKEN--All three incumbents retained their seats in the Weehawken Board of Education elections Tuesday. According to unofficial numbers from the township--including vote by mail, but not provis...
Secaucus LA Fitness reportedly fires workers in alleged racial bias incident
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SECAUCUS – Two black men have alleged they were victims of racial profiling at a Secaucus LA Fitness, saying the manager asked them to leave during their workout. Although they said they were activ...
UPDATE: 68-year-old man arrested in Bello stabbing
Apr 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Jersey City police have arrested a 68-year old man in connection with the stabbing death of former teacher and baseball coach Tony Bello, 77. “Charles Lowy has been arrested and char...

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Towing troubles
More cars hauled away than last year; signs raised $2M for city
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Hoboken towed more cars from its streets during the first quarter of 2018 than the same time in 2017, Hoboken Parking Director Ryan Sharp said this month. He believes it’s most likely due to needin...
Proposal floated for northwest park
Residents say they’re disappointed with lack of court space
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 15, 2018 | 3 3 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
On Monday, residents met in the cafeteria of the Wallace Elementary School for the unveiling of the new Northwest Resiliency Park’s final concept design. To the disappointment of many, the design i...
Responding to people with special needs
Firefighters to undergo Autism Shield Training
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 485 485 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hoboken Fire Department will undergo training to better respond to emergency situations involving Hoboken residents living on the autism spectrum. Autism or Autism Spectrum Disorder refers to a...
A cop as your pen pal
Police officers pair off with students
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 474 474 recommendations | email to a friend
The room grew very quiet when Gwendolyn DiNardo rose to speak at the concluding ceremony for this year’s “pen pal with a cop” program at Middle School 6 on April 11, part of a program called MARRC ...
City Council delays marijuana ban
More public comment requested before final ordinance is introduced
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Supporters of legalized recreational marijuana appeared to be delighted when the City Council voted on April 11 to delay adoption of an ordinance to ban growing and selling recreational marijuana i...
The future of ‘American Dream’
Delayed Route 3 retail/recreation complex to debut in March, 2019
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 490 490 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County residents are accustomed to driving past the partly completed American Dream (formerly Xanadu) project off Route 3, and to wondering if the recreation/retail complex will ever be fini...
Eat up!
Taste of Weehawken event to be held at new hotel
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 15, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 555 555 recommendations | email to a friend
Thirty-two local restaurants, eateries, and caterers will provide samples of their delectable dishes at the 18th annual Taste of Weehawken fundraiser on April 24, taking place at the not-yet-open M...
The future of ‘American Dream’
Delayed Route 3 retail/recreation complex to debut in March, 2019
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 490 490 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County residents are accustomed to driving past the partly completed American Dream (formerly Xanadu) project off Route 3, and to wondering if the recreation/retail complex will ever be fini...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 569 569 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News , and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neig...
The future of ‘American Dream’
Delayed Route 3 retail/recreation complex to debut in March, 2019
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 490 490 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County residents are accustomed to driving past the partly completed American Dream (formerly Xanadu) project off Route 3, and to wondering if the recreation/retail complex will ever be fini...
County files lawsuit against pharmaceutical companies
Cites the financial and social cost of the opioid crisis
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County has filed a lawsuit in state Superior Court against the makers and distributors of synthetic opioids like Oxycontin and Subsys. In 2016, the most recent year in which data is availabl...
Medical marijuana facility preps to open
Secaucus site is harvesting 12 strains
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 984 984 recommendations | email to a friend
The Harmony Foundation, a medical marijuana facility on Meadowlands Parkway in Secaucus, recently began harvesting its strains -- a crucial step before opening sometime this spring, according to Ha...
Parking? Payments? Public transit?
Mayoral candidates vie for most likely to succeed
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
As the May 8 mayoral election nears, candidates Mitchell Brown, James Davis, and Jason O’Donnell debatedthe issues, pitchingtheir visions for the future of Bayonne. The debate took place on April 1...
Recreation for all
Dennis Collins Park rededicated
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Dennis Collins Park, at the southern tip of Bergen Point, was officially rededicated last weekend after a six-month renovation project. In the first phase of two renovations, the park was remodeled...
Bayonne Briefs
Apr 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne firefighter placed on paid suspension after alleged racist social media posts A Bayonne firefighter, Keith Castaldo, was suspended with pay after he allegedly posted racially disparaging im...
Girl, 14, narrowly escapes fire
North Bergen student sustains minor injuries
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 284 284 recommendations | email to a friend
Samara Lee, 14, didn't expect her recent dance class to end with potentially deadly flames. But the Lincoln Elementary School eighth grader is alive with minor injuries after escaping from a blaze ...
Becoming a star
Local dance instructor branches into music with YouTube single
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 240 240 recommendations | email to a friend
In 1980, then-amateur dancer Mathy Pilal told her dancing instructor that she'd be a famous dancer and singer one day. She has already achieved success in the former, having danced around the world...
The future of ‘American Dream’
Delayed Route 3 retail/recreation complex to debut in March, 2019
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 490 490 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County residents are accustomed to driving past the partly completed American Dream (formerly Xanadu) project off Route 3, and to wondering if the recreation/retail complex will ever be fini...
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CarePoint opens health center in Union City
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 359 359 recommendations | email to a friend
Local elected officials and representatives held a ribbon-cutting for a CarePoint neighborhood health center in Union City April 6. The center is the fourth for CarePoint, and the first one not par...
Eat up!
Taste of Weehawken event to be held at new hotel
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 15, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 555 555 recommendations | email to a friend
Thirty-two local restaurants, eateries, and caterers will provide samples of their delectable dishes at the 18th annual Taste of Weehawken fundraiser on April 24, taking place at the not-yet-open M...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 569 569 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News , and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neig...
More options
CarePoint opens health center in Union City
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 359 359 recommendations | email to a friend
Local elected officials and representatives held a ribbon-cutting for a CarePoint neighborhood health center in Union City April 6. The center is the fourth for CarePoint, and the first one not par...
Eat up!
Taste of Weehawken event to be held at new hotel
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 15, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 555 555 recommendations | email to a friend
Thirty-two local restaurants, eateries, and caterers will provide samples of their delectable dishes at the 18th annual Taste of Weehawken fundraiser on April 24, taking place at the not-yet-open M...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
Apr 15, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 569 569 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News , and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neig...

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