Jersey City teen killed, two others shot
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JERSEY CITY -- In what officials believe to be a targeted shooting, a 17-year-old was shot twice in the head on Aug. 18 and two teens were wounded at a community center on Comunipaw Avenue in Jerse...
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Life on the Peninsula
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EDITOR’S LETTER BLP
Bayonne Mixed Bag
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First, I want to say how happy The Hudson Reporter crew is to be in Bayonne. As many of you may know, we had a great run in Hoboken for more than three decades and are now enjoying our new digs at ...
An Alien Landscape
Pieces of the new Bayonne Bridge are stored at MOTBY
by Al Sullivan
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Many people know that, historically, the Bayonne Bridge is one of only two steel bridges of its kind in the world; it has a sister bridge in Sydney, Australia. But few people know that both bridges...
Fighting Champs
Pro wrestling comes back to town
by Tara Ryazanksy
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Heavy metal pulses through the giant arena. The crowd, which ranges in age from children to senior citizens, mills around before the show begins. They line up to get autographs and take photos with...
HELPING HANDS BLP
Badge of Honor
Boy Scouts live and breathe the oath
by Kate Rounds
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In our technological maelstrom, where things change at warp speed, some traditions endure. There have been Boy Scouts in Bayonne since the founding of the organization in 1910. Now, about 250 regis...
ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT BLP
Three Novels to Her Name
Hometown landmarks populate her pages
by Tara Ryazansky
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Robin Constantine loved visiting the Bayonne Public Library when she was growing up. “One of my favorite things to do was browse the shelves and discover new stories to fall in love with,” she reca...
HOW WE WORK BLP
BAYONNE MEANS BUSINESS
by Kate Rounds
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Dentistry with Monique 475 Avenue C (201) 339-2142 dentistrywithmonique.com We visited Monique on one of those cool sunny days last May. It’s a compact, well-designed office. She was in-between pat...
CATCHING UP WITH BLP
Jared Hart
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Jared Hart kicks back on his stoop. He’s enjoying the comforts of home on a break between tours. He’s in Bayonne for only for a few weeks before heading out on the road again with his punk band, Th...
SPORTS CORNER BLP
From Pom-Poms to Powerhouse
Bayonne is a bastion of cheerleading
by Tara Ryazansky
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Forget the pop-culture cliches. In Bayonne, cheerleading is about more than getting to the top of the social pyramid. The boys and girls on our local teams are strong athletes. It’s a good thing th...