Short-term (Airbnb type) rentals prohibited
Council also announces 9/11 ceremony, discusses how to memorialize vets
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
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Residents who want to rent out their condos or rooms with websites like Airbnb will face restrictions now that the North Bergen Board of Commissioners has adopted an ordinance banning short-term re...
Union City’s stray cats star in book
NY woman talks about catching town’s felines in newly published memoir
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
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Before living in Union City for 10 years, author of “To Catch a Cat” Heather Green lived and worked as a journalist in Manhattan. When visiting her boyfriend Matt Greer in Union City on weekends, s...
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Funeral services took place Aug. 21 for Sandra Aileen Kupferberg of North Bergen. She passed away Aug. 14. She spent most of her life in North Bergen, raised by her late parents Jaime and Esther. S...
Early rising Soaring Eagles ready to rock
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The sun had yet to rise on the roof of Union City High School and a wonderful palace called Roosevelt Stadium, but the Union City High football team was already hard at work. It was 6 a.m. on a rec...
No kids? Then you can’t come in
Adults, older teens not allowed in county kiddie playgrounds without children
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Because a “creepy” man reportedly entered the playground area of Lincoln Park in Jersey City and took pictures of children there recently, the Hudson County Board of Freeholders has moved to ban ad...
A visit from the departed
Local novelist’s short play appears in a NY festival
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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When he converted one of his short stories into a play, what surprised Alfred C. Martino most was the pain he felt even decades after the real-life event that inspired the story. Although the story...
Happy birthday, seniors!
Monthly celebrations with friends, cake
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
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Miriam Corrales, a resident of the Guttenberg senior building on Boulevard East, celebrated her actual birthday on Aug. 10, but she enjoyed cake and good cheer with a handful of other seniors who h...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
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If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News, and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neigh...
Dickinson tackles tough schedule
Character No. 12; weird local attention; Casillas looking strong for Giants
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Sean Fallon knows that this is a special year for the Dickinson High School football. It’s the fourth year since the program was brought back from extinction under his watch, so all of the current ...
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A funeral service was held Aug. 25 at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Secaucus, for Robert H. Morrow, Jr., 69, of North Bergen. He passed away Aug. 21. He was a truck driver for Main Auto in North Ber...