Slip sliding away
Bayonne water treatment facility studying sewer overflow in $1.3 million state project
by Joseph Passantino
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne is the site of a six-month pilot program assessing how to treat water runoff from storms that could have state or even national implications. The kickoff of the Wet Weather Flow Treatment a...
Reading is fundamental
New Bayonne district programs stress word knowledge, increased reading
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s not exactly reading, writing and arithmetic, but it’s pretty close. This year the focus of the Bayonne School District will be on reading, vocabulary, and eating well. Goals for students inclu...
Artfully drawing the community together
Show attracts people wanting to clean up and beautify the city
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Artwork and an interest in keeping the city attractive merged in an event held Friday, Aug. 22 in the Bergen Point section. More than 75 people visited All Fit Studios on Broadway by Silver Street ...
Over 1,000 pages by September!
Kids’ summer reading assignments are piling up
by Jessica Sulima
Reporter correspondent
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
For honors students in high schools around Hudson County, summer vacation has been invaded this year by men named Shakespeare, Sophocles, and Aristotle – and even a woman named Ayn Rand. At Bayonne...
Banner year at Marist
Anniversary celebration, college program, expanded arts all on the agenda
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Marist High School officials expect their 2014-15 school year to be a momentous one, starting off with a fall celebration of the institution’s 60th anniversary, one which will run all year long, an...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne High takes sixth in county in academics and performing arts rating Bayonne High didn't fare as well as five other educational institutions on a state list of Performing Public High Schools ...
Getting your carbs
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Carbs have become a source of controversy in recent years. After all the bad-mouthing of carbohydrates, you may have started feeling terrified of toast, frightened of fruit, or panicky around pasta...
Getting your sleep
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Is there anything better than crawling in to bed for a good night’s sleep after a long day? For many, this scenario is an elusive dream. It goes a bit more like this: you rush around trying to get ...
Sovaldi, the $1,000-a-day pill for hepatitis C – “The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 3.2 million people in the U.S. have chronic hepatitis C infections. Most of them haven't been diagnosed.”
by JONATHAN M. METSCH, DR.P.H., LLC
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
A recent NPR story http://www.npr.org * reported that “Sovaldi is the first hepatitis C pill that doesn't have to be accompanied by interferon for some types of hepatitis.” “Sovaldi has been found ...
Bayonne Bridge to be open all holiday weekend
Aug 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – To ease the way for the high volume of holiday travelers, the Port Authority will suspend all roadway construction projects –– including the Bayonne Bridge “Raise the Roadway” project – f...