Bayonne PAL Junior Girls Semi-Finals
Apr 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
FMBA 11 defeated BYPA, 11 – 5. For FMBA, Caitlyn Gaetani scored 6, Kayla SantoPietro with 2, Katherine Sorrentino with 2 and Sheila O'Neill with 1. For BYPA, Cyniah Smith scored 3 and Shea Torres w...
Bayonne Little League Major Division games
Apr 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudacko's 11 Unico 1 Logan Chi had a homer and 2 singles, Mikey Boehm and Steven Kass also homered, Jake Sullivan, Ryan Aidukas had a homer and 2 singles; Josh Edwards and Jared Edwards both had si...
Districts expanding and evolving
Local schools change programs, add buildings to grow with county population
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
Education is supposed to be the “great equalizer” among people from different areas and backgrounds, said education reformer Horace Mann in the 18th century. New Jersey’s public schools rely on a c...
Kudos to Kenny Kopacz
Apr 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: I had the pleasure of attending the Kenny Kopacz, Freeholder's Get Together at the Chandelier Restaurant on April 13. I want to share with you the lovely evening that it was. First a...
YADLON, JOHN R.
Apr 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
60, passed away on April 15 at the Jersey City Medical Center. Jack was born in Jersey City, and has resided there as well as Bayonne. He was the Director of Finance for the Acacia Network in Bronx...
EDITOR’S LETTER JCM
Triumphing Over Tragedy
by Kate Rounds
Apr 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
Our cover story is about some of our Jersey City neighbors who have transcended horrible personal tragedies by giving back to the community. We’re calling them “Accidental Activists.” By trying to ...
Accidental Activists
Turning unspeakable tragedies into forces for good
by Beth DiCara and Kate Rounds
Apr 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Emma At 6 a.m. on the Monday following Thanksgiving, Dec. 1, 2014, my husband John and I were awakened by the doorbell. Two Jersey City police officers stood in the doorway. One officer handed me a...
Finding Refuge
Welcomed with open arms
by Tara Ryazanksy
Apr 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
In the waiting room, a little girl digs through a bucket of toys while her parents take an ESL class nearby. Despite coming from Eritrea so recently that she is still awaiting preschool placement, ...
ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT JCM
The Jewel in the Town
Jewelry maker finds inspiration in JC
Apr 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
The old saw that “if you work at what you love, you never work a day in your life” seems made for Allison Cannarsa. Like a lot of folks, the 32-year-old found her way to Jersey City by way of Brook...
A Mighty Woman With a Torch
New Statue of Liberty Museum to debut in 2019
Apr 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Many of you are lucky enough to live within eyeshot of the Statue of Liberty. That’s an incredible thing when you consider that tourists travel from across the globe to see this monumental tribute ...