Not over yet
June 10 runoff will decide the game
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
May 28, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
“It ain’t over til it’s over” is the longtime refrain of Hall of Fame New York Yankees catcher Yogi Berra, and his trademark line couldn’t be more appropriate for the 2014 Bayonne municipal electio...
TRACK MEET
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8th grade students at Philip G. Vroom School competed in the Elementary 8th grade track meet on Wednesday, May 21 at Hudson County Park. Students in the picture are Marina Guzman, Jesica Abdrabbo, ...
Rooting for the Smith Team
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To the Editor: On May 13, Bayonne residents had the opportunity to vote in the municipal election. Before the night was over, it was clear the race was close and there would be a runoff. After all ...
Fighting for freeholder post
Two in education field face off in Democratic primary
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
May 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s Smith versus Davis once again. The battle for the seat of District One of the Hudson County Board of Chosen Freeholders, which will be waged Tuesday, June 3, features candidates backed by Mayo...
Woods helps Penguins ice red-hot Devils
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At (4-1), the Penguins can move one step closer to securing a spot in the JCC of Bayonne’s Sr. Division Floor Hockey “Gold Medal” round with a victory over the (3-2) Devils. Jumping out to a 1-0 le...
Endorsing Davis
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To the Editor: I would like to thank all the wonderful people who voted for me when running for Councilman At-Large in the May 13 city election. Many of these people I have met in person who said t...
Whither the phone book?
Some are still distributed in our area – but do kids even know how to use them?
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
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Jailyne Aguilar, 17, a junior at Bayonne High School, knows what a phone book is, but she has only used it once. “It was a very long time ago,” she said. It was seven years ago, to be exact – when ...
‘Innocent people were prosecuted along with the guilty’
Lou Manzo’s book about Chris Christie alleges abuse of the justice system for political gain
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
May 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Former Assemblyman Louis Manzo hates it when people say he “beat the rap.” “I didn’t beat the rap; I was found not guilty,” he said. “Beating the rap implies I got away with something. But I didn’t...
Feeley’s ten net gems fuel Bruins
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With the playoff picture still muddled, the (3-3-1) Bruins and the (2-3-1) Red Wings took to the court in hopes of clarifying their spot in the JCC of Bayonne’s Jr. Division Floor Hockey “Champions...
Ray’s the one
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To the Editor: I hope all the voters in the Third Ward will join me in re-electing Ray Greaves to the city council. Ray has always been there for my family. Any time I've had an issue or needed dir...