State won’t pay for new traffic light
Mayor also miffed about ‘eyesore’ development
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Michael Gonnelli announced at the Secaucus Town Council meeting on Aug. 26 that a traffic light will be installed shortly at Wood Avenue. But he’s a little miffed that the state won’t pay for...
Caught in between
Debate over home birth continues, minus midwife involved in tragic delivery
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
The midwife charged with practicing medicine illegally after a baby died in a 2012 Hoboken home birth has completed a pretrial intervention program designed for first time offenders, according to H...
Playing with fire
Local artist belly dances and ‘spins’ fire on Thursday nights
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
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“I have two wands – one that’s lit, one that isn’t,” said Caridad Rivera. “I put the lit one in my mouth and instead of completely smothering the flame and cutting the oxygen off, I trap the fumes ...
SCOREBOARD
Size doesn’t actually mean strength for Stinson’s Friars
St. Anthony looks to improve with solid front line
by Jim Hague
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Ed Stinson returned to coaching high school football last year, taking over the program at St. Anthony and guiding the Friars to a postseason berth, going to the NJSIAA Non-Public Group 1 playoffs ...
RIZZO, DOMINIC
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Funeral mass was offered Aug. 30 at Immaculate Conception Church for Dominic Rizzo, 96, of Secaucus , formerly of Union City and North Bergen. He passed away Aug. 27. He was the husband of the late...
Sick days protect workers, and their co-workers
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Dear Editor: It started with a 102.4 fever, aches all-over, coughs, congestion... misery for two weeks (and counting!). Sometimes I cough so hard it feels like my chest is going to crack. Other tim...
Enough already!
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Dear Editor: I live at 3564 Kennedy Blvd in the Jersey City Heights. For years now I have been writing and complaining to pest control, county executives past and present, city hall and the mayor a...
Reporter on Vacation
All year long – take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
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If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News , and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neig...
Dangers facing college freshmen
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Dear Editor: Mid August marks the time of year when high school graduates prepare to enter their freshman year of college, with many leaving home for the first time. With all the responsibilities a...
Veteran cemetery warning
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Dear Editor: There is no such thing as buying a veteran plot. This is a sales strategy used by some civilian cemeteries to attract veterans. All veterans’ cemeteries are free for veteran, wife and ...