On the road to sainthood
Hudson County shoemaker’s daughter is one step closer to beatitude
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
When Sister Teresa Demjanovich taught English and Latin at Saint Aloysius School in Jersey City in the mid 1920s, she had just decided to give up her life in service to God. A Bayonne native, Siste...
Hometown ‘celebrities’
City residents have names of boxer, NFL coach, comedian, and singer
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
What’s in a name? Well for Bayonne residents it can be a little bit of recognition and a whole lot of fun. For Bill Murray, a fan of the former Saturday Night Live comedian and actor, it’s been coo...
Abortion an issue in freeholder campaign?
Candidate Kopacz says no
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
If he had his way, Independent candidate Michael Alonso would like the federal issue of abortion rights to play a part in the very local race for Bayonne county freeholder. He first proposed the no...
County high school may change locations
Project may eventually replace dinosaur park
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With additional money being generated through the state, a plan to move the North Bergen campus of the Hudson County Schools of Technology – a public high school accepting bright students from all ...
POLICE BEAT
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
City man arrested on marijuana charge A Bayonne man was taken into custody after police officers allegedly discovered suspected marijuana in his possession, police said. On Oct. 6 at 5:12 p.m. on t...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
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Mayor Davis releases 100-day report on his administration Mayor James Davis released a report last week on his first 100 days in office, touting what he said were his administration’s accomplishmen...
"fixed indemnity plans" – not so fast
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Oct 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
A recent Wall Street Journal article http:// online.wsj.com * noted “The federal government….. announced… that it would require people who wanted to buy a particular type of insurance called "fixed...
Hudson County History Fair to be held Saturday
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JERSEY CITY AND BEYOND – The Hudson County History Fair, celebrating New Jersey’s 350th anniversary, will be held on Saturday, Oct. 18, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Gilligan Student Union multipur...
Bayonne comic art show fundraiser to benefit Jersey City children’s program
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BAYONNE -- Comic Book Fans United is hosting an art exhibit to not only emphasize comics as an art form, but to help a fund which benefits children batting chronic and life-threatening illnesses. T...
In Tune with June
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When I lived in River Edge I sang to Tony Bennett -- or, more realistically, I sang at him. At that time my neighbors were the Benedettos. The singer was born Anthony Benedetto and my neighbors wer...