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State names mediator to address city-workers contract impasse
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
About 250 city employees have been working without a contract for a year, and with six months of talks between Bayonne officials and union leaders going nowhere, an impasse has been declared and th...
RISCART, DOROTHY J. (nee: Barlics)
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
73, of Bayonne died June 20, 2015. She was a lifelong city resident and her first job was working as the administrative assistant to the president of Western Electric. She then went to work for Dr....
Rolling Thunder 2015 Bayonne Post 19 Legion riders
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To the Editor: The Rolling Thunder Run mission is to educate, facilitate, and never forget by means of a demonstration for service members that were abandoned after the Vietnam War. Rolling Thunder...
Purr-fect cats and dogs
Where you can adopt a pet
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Since the recession, more animals have ended up abandoned and more are awaiting adoption in local facilities. Some towns have started their own adoption locations in the last few years to give thei...
Alexis Galgano leads Special Panthers to victory at state meet
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In her very first SONJ chapter games, Alexis Galgano led a 14 – member contingent, representing the Bayonne Recreation Panthers Special Olympics Track & Field Team, by copping two gold medals in he...
Congratulations, Bishop Tom Donato
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: I was privileged to be a part of Bishop Tom Donato’s 50th Anniversary of Ordination mass at St. Henry’s Catholic Church in Bayonne on Sunday, June 21. Even though I was a little late...
Bayonne and labor: perfect together
City Council passes agreement to use union labor on $5 million+ projects
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dozens of union laborers cheered when the Bayonne City Council unanimously passed a resolution in favor of the city project labor agreement at the council’s recent meeting. The resolution authorize...
Bayonne Bocce Bombers win big at NJSO summer games
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Six bocce teams competed fiercely at the New Jersey Special Olympic Summer Games at the College of New Jersey. All medaled for their courageous efforts. A special thank you to the teams coaches, To...
Enjoying what Bayonne has to offer
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To the Editor, My husband and I have recently moved to Bayonne to help to care for our granddaughter. We have been working on ways to get around and enjoy the many things that our new community off...
RUBINO, JOSEPH
Jul 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
86, died June 24, 2015 at the Bayonne Medical Center. Born in Bayonne, he was a lifelong resident who served in the U.S. Navy. He was an independent owner-operator in the trucking business for many...