Bayonne Briefs
Sep 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
Woman sets herself on fire Police and firefighters were called on Friday afternoon to 32-36 East 12th Street, where a woman set herself on fire, according to online reports. One witness claimed the...
​Bayonne man sentenced to 22 years in prison for child porn​
Sep 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Erik Vanderbeck, 49, of Bayonne was sentenced to 22 years in prison on September 12 for production and distribution of child pornography, according to a release from the U.S. District Att...
A 17-year-old shot dead; suspect arrested
Sep 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – A 17-year-old Jersey City boy was pronounced dead on the scene after he was shot in the chest on Sept. 12. A suspect has been apprehended. According to a release issued by Hudson Coun...
Hoboken’s 23rd Annual Fall Arts & Music Festival, featuring Spyro Gyra, is Sept. 25
Sep 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – The 23rd Annual Hoboken Arts & Music Festival kicks off on Sunday, Sept. 25 at 11 a.m. and will last all day rain or shine until 6 p.m. on Washington Street between Observer Highway & 7th...
Man killed, three women wounded, in Van Wagenen Avenue shooting
Sep 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY – Shaheer Parson, 35, of Jersey City, was killed, and three women were wounded as a result of an early morning shooting on Sept. 11. In a release, Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez...
Free resource fair for Hudson County residents affected by Superstorm Sandy
Sep 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON REPORTER -- There will be a Hudson County Housing Resource Fair for residents that were affected by Superstorm Sandy on Thursday, Sept. 15. Residents can meet and discuss support with housin...
Sep 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
A mass of Christian burial was held Sept. 6 at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Roman Catholic Church, Three Bridges, for Gerald Albanese, 75, of Neshanic Station N.J. He died Sept. 1 at home with his famil...
Independence Day…in September!
Residents enjoy twice-delayed swimming, food, fireworks
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Sep 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
After officials twice had to cancel the town’s annual July 4th celebration due to rain, residents finally got to have their party at the pool with fireworks, food, and live entertainment on Friday,...
Sep 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral Services were held Sept. 8 for Michael Alfonso, 50, of Secaucus. He passed away Sept. 1 in Jupiter, Fla. Michael was born in Jersey City to the late Dominick and Helen (Carman) Alfonso. Pre...
Hold on there
JC residents form committee to oppose election date change
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 11, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
With implications that could affect next year’s Jersey City mayoral election, a group of residents has formed a committee, “Keep Jersey City Elections Local,” opposing the upcoming November referen...