Car slides on city road...and then into light rail train in Jersey City
Feb 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- Hudson-Bergen Light Rail service was suspended in both directions between Harsimus Cove and Newport in Jersey City on Saturday morning when a vehicle apparently couldn't stop on an i...
Did you miss these stories from Bayonne?
Feb 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Superintendent Dr. Patricia McGeehan and Business Administrator Leo Smith visited the NJ Assembly’s Education Committee in Hackensack on Wednesday, February 1 to present the Bayonne School District...
Carting firm coming early Friday to pick up garbage and missed recycling in Bayonne
Feb 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Suburban Disposal, Bayonne’s carting contractor, will come to Bayonne beginning at 3 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 10, for regular garbage pickups and to pick up any recycling that was missed on T...
103-year-old ex-Secaucus Mayor Paul Amico dies; took town from pig farms to living/shopping mecca
Feb 09, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS -- Former Secaucus Mayor Paul Amico, 103, has died. The mayor from 1963 to his political retirement in 1990, he won an unprecedented 14 elections. He was credited for helping the town make...
Do you want to build a snowman? Schools closed in Hudson County; buses running; 8 in. expected
Feb 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Due to a winter storm that may drop up to 8 inches of snow on Hudson County today (Thursday), schools in the area are closed. Public schools in Bayonne, Gutenberg, Hoboken, Jersey ...
EDITOR’S LETTER BLP
Triumphing Over Tragedy
Feb 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Tara Ryazansky’s cover story is about some of our Bayonne neighbors who have transcended horrible personal tragedies by giving back to the community. In this issue we salute Margaret Abrams, Pam O’...
Accidental Activists
Turning unspeakable tragedies into forces for good
by Tara Ryazansky
Feb 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Pam O’Donnell walks the baseball field with her daughter Ali and their new dog, Peanut. Stephen R. Gregg Park means a lot to her family. She often circles the bases, talking to her husband and reme...
Helping People at All Times BLP
Girls Scouts uphold a century-old tradition
Feb 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
The scrumptious “S” word will be forever linked to the Girl Scouts—s’mores. If you were a Girl Scout, it’s hard to forget that burnt-marshmallow messy concoction with the name that says it all. But...
ON TAP BLP
Capturing the friendliest places in town
Feb 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
To be clear, it’s far from last call for Bayonne’s many neighborhood bars. But with development mushrooming, new high rises going up, and waterfront improvements in the works, these iconic watering...
CITY CRITTERS BLP
Feb 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Seems like our four-legged friends love making an appearance in Bayonne. Here are some more images of our ever-popular non-taxpaying friends and neighbors. Please remember to email your city critte...