Bob’s birthday bash
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: On behalf of the Bayonne Shamrock Society and the entire Cole family, I would publically like to thank all those who supported “Bob’s Birthday Bash,” the annual fundraiser for the Bo...
Put nonbinding referendum questions on the ballot
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To the Editor: New Jersey Statutes 19:37-1 through 19:37-4: Referendum: "When the governing body of any municipality or of any county desires to ascertain the sentiment of (its) legal voters . . . ...
Sister Miriam Teresa Demjanovich S.C. to be honored
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To the Editor: Many times in today’s troubled world people look for signs that miracles can and do happen. We have heard in the news about individuals lighting candles, bringing flowers, and prayin...
Party line candidate or independent?
Organizational differences highlight freeholder choices
by Joseph Passantino
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You probably couldn’t get two more different people running for your next county freeholder post than Kenneth Kopacz and Michael Alonso. Kopacz is an educator, family man, running on the Hudson Cou...
Ringing in hope
Cancer patient reaches goal; ready for next step
by Joseph Passantino
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For Pam O’Donnell, ringing a bell on Sept. 17 not only signified her courage over the last four months, it also symbolized her hope for the future. O’Donnell, a patient of Bayonne Medical Center's ...
There’s no place like Bergen Point
Fall festival seeks to showcase downtown area merchants
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Highlighting a diverse, thriving retail community below the 8th Street overpass on Broadway is the goal of the first Bergen Point Fall Festival, on Saturday, Oct. 18, from noon to 5 p.m. Organizers...
Bayonne Hispanic Day Parade photos
by Joseph Passantino
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Police Beat
by Joseph Passantino
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Four residents charged in burglary Four Bayonne residents were taken into custody after allegedly having forced their way into a 52nd Street home, officials said. On Sept. 23 at 7:10 p.m., police r...
PATH fares rise Wednesday
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JERSEY CITY -- Fares to ride PATH trains cost 25 cents more starting today for a single ride ticket, going from $2.50 to $2.75. A two trip ticket costs $5. Frequent riders on PATH can get deeper di...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
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Bayonne man killed in N.J. Turnpike accident A truck driver killed Friday, Sept. 26 on the New Jersey Turnpike has been identified by police as Robert Johnston, 54, of Bayonne, according to NJ.com....