Let’s talk about the secret surgery
Sep 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: It’s time to talk about what was once known as the ‘secret surgery.’ As a recipient of life-saving ostomy surgery and volunteer with the Bayonne Ostomy Alliance, I am writing in supp...
WOERNER, JEAN
Sep 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
78, of Jersey City, passed away on August 31, 2017. He is survived by his sister, RoseMary Dzwonkowski; brother, Joseph Woerner, and six nephews. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Neurof...
THE PANTHERS
Sep 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Pictured is Joseph Olmo, Jr. and Mason Morales of the Panthers in the Division of Recreation Youth Flag Football League! The 2017 season kicked off on September 14. Games are played Monday through ...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Sep 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 126 126 recommendations | email to a friend
Petition to rescind residency ordinance Residents are collecting signatures for a petition to reverse an amendment to the city’s residency ordinance passed by the City Council in August. The amendm...
Feds say they won't have report on deadly Hoboken train crash until 2018
Sep 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN — Nearly a year after a commuter train crashed into the platform at the Hoboken train terminal, killing a local mother of a toddler, the National Transportation Safety Board says their repo...
County government warns of high winds on Tuesday
Sep 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Off-shore tropical storm Jose will cause high winds and high surf in New Jersey, forecasters predict. On-and-off rain showers are possible through Wednesday morning. The county adv...
Fair heads uptown again
Music, food, and fun at Hoboken Arts & Music Festival
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
On Sunday, Sept. 24, thousands of people will flood the city’s main drag from Eighth Street to Fourteenth Street for the fall Hoboken Arts & Music Festival, which is celebrating its 24th year of ex...
From chromate cleanup to (someday) development
Torricelli discusses challenges in removing contamination to create new Gold Coast
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 147 147 recommendations | email to a friend
Fifteen years after setting aside his career in politics, former Sen. Robert Torricelli still looks pretty much the same. His hair has gone gray, but he still has the same bearing of someone still ...
‘Meet The Skullers’
Local student debuts EP
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 140 140 recommendations | email to a friend
New band The Skullers, started by Weehawken native and current Hoboken college student Jack Skuller, will release their debut EP “Meet The Skullers” in September. They already have several gigs lin...
The consummate gangster
JC native Frank Vincent, who played mobsters, dies at 78
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Although known best for his roles as a mobster, actor Frank Vincent got his start at a musician at St. Peter’s Prep. Vincent, a Jersey City native who lived in Bayonne for a while, died at age 78 o...