‘We are the community’
NB police officers honored for outstanding work
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Members of the North Bergen Police Department were honored on Thursday, Jan. 9 for the services they provide to the community every day of the year. Officers were cited for their hard work and quic...
American Legion returns home again
Two years after Superstorm Sandy, Post 107 has clean slate
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
The men of Hoboken’s American Legion returned to their post this past Tuesday for the first time since Superstorm Sandy, thanks to the generous aid of Hoboken businesses and the local Rotary Club. ...
MAFFEI, ROSE
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral mass was performed Jan. 16 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church for Rose Maffei, 85, of Jersey City, recently a resident of Holly Manor Center in Mendham. She passed away peacefully on Jan. 13....
Cell phones, blood, and a bar tab
How local law enforcement caught the alleged hit-and-run driver
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
The driver who allegedly slammed into brothers Michael Viruet, 20, and Adrian, 11, in North Bergen on Nov. 14, sending both to the hospital with critical injuries, never stopped his car, law enforc...
County agency failures led to $2 million in lost aid
Not-for profit agency most effective in county for Sandy fund distribution
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County has lost more than $2 million out of $4 million in Superstorm Sandy renter and home owner relief because agencies assigned to the task of finding people in need failed to reach out in...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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 neig...
Conspiracy, or serial killer?
Two theories offered on unsolved 1974 murder of NB teens
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
“I can still picture it in my mind all these years later, that moment when they opened the curtain,” said Nancy Pryor. “When I saw the body, she had been gone a couple of days and had been beaten. ...
Science leads at St. Augustine
Students examine carbon-decay, mixing household products
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The eighth grade students at the St. Augustine School in Union City recently completed a science lab to model carbon-14 dating and study what physical and chemical changes occur when mixing baking ...
‘CASA’ means home
Group advocating for foster children needs volunteers, donations
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
“Peter” has had a rougher start to life than most. At 3 years old, he sustained a thigh fracture, which became infected, and landed him in the hospital for two months. His mother said he injured hi...
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St. Augustine students write letters
Jan 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
St. Augustine School, Union City had a great day last month! Students from Grades pre-K through grade 3 went outside to their school parking to see their letters to Jolly St. Nick put outside their...