Ask the Ump!
by Mike Lynch
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BATTER’S BOX QUESTION : In high school, baseball and softball, batter moves up in the box with front foot in air, and contacts the pitch for a single. Batter’s front foot lands completely outside t...
Say no to “a done deal”
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To the Editor: I am writing this to share my frustrations with the city council and how they keep issuing abatements like they are parking tickets on Broadway. On September 13, the council will be ...
Curtains for cabs
Ride-sharing companies stealing the show
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
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The taxi industry in Bayonne, like anywhere with widespread internet access on smartphones, is changing dramatically. This was most recently evident when Yellow Taxi, one of Bayonne’s legacy taxi c...
SERVE AND SPIKE
by Mike Lynch
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2017 CHANGES QUESTION : In high school girls’ and boys’ volleyball, a ball becomes loose from bench and enters court during live play. First referee (R1) whistles time and signals for replay. Can t...
IRWIN, MARGARET E. “Peggy” (nee: Leonard)
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73, passed away on, August 30 at home, with her loving family by her side. Peggy was born in Bronx, New York and has resided in Bayonne since 1981. She was the clerk for the Hudson Medical Lab for ...
Ray Greaves will be an asset to the Davis administration
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To the Editor: As a Bayonne resident, I have a keen interest in the governance of our city. Moreover, having been an official in the mayoral administrations of Joe Doria and Mark Smith, I had the h...
Another casualty of the Information Age
Bayonne public access TV studio to close
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 143 143 recommendations | email to a friend
Flip to Channel 19 on cable, and you’ll find local programming that was established by a 1999 franchise agreement between the City of Bayonne and Cablevision (now Altice USA). The agreement require...
PULLANO, MARGARET E. (nee: Walk)
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90, passed away on August 22 at her home. Margaret was born in Switchback, West Virginia and has resided in Bayonne since 1960. In the early days of World War II, she held a position with the Depar...
BASKETBALL COMPETITION
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Every year at the Bayonne Housing Authority Summer Camp, the staff holds a basketball skills competition in which a boy and girl from each group enter to win a gift certificate to their local pizze...
Senior community in Bayonne?
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To the Editor: Residents of Bayonne have been watching a large number of buildings going up with more planned to be built. Some of us seniors were wishing that one of those senior community develop...