Pizza acrobat throws dough for celebrities
Local pizzeria owner featured on The Gong Show
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
When professional pizza-thrower Giuseppe “Joe” Montuori, owner of Pizzalino’s on Avenue A in Bayonne, stepped onto ABC’s “The Gong Show” in September, actors Courtney Cox, Will Arnett, and Isla Fis...
Thanks for donating to backpack drive
Sep 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: I wish to express my sincere thanks to all members of the community for their generosity in supporting the HIGHWAYS annual backpack drive. Because of their support, we were able to p...
From chromate cleanup to (someday) development
Torricelli discusses challenges in removing contamination to create new Gold Coast
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 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 ...
SHEVLIN, HELEN MANLEY (nee: Corkery)
Sep 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
73, of Winter Haven, Florida, passed away on September 4, 2017. Helen was born in Jersey City and was a resident of Bayonne for most of her life. She was a secretary for Team Express for many years...
WOERNER, JEAN
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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...
Let’s talk about the secret surgery
Sep 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 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...
THE PANTHERS
Sep 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 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
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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 | 43 43 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 | 44 44 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...