Thankful for good nurses
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To the Editor: I am writing this letter to express my thanks and gratitude to a group of dedicated, terrific nurses on the fifth floor at Bayonne Medical Center. During my stay at the hospital, I w...
Running nationals
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RUNNING NATIONALS – Brenna Nadrowski and the Blue Devils made their annual trip to the outdoor track & field nationals in Greensboro, NC. The team ran the Sprint Medley in 4:27. Nadrowski, who batt...
City taxes to rise nearly 3 percent
Administration tinkers with city budget, but not enough to change rate
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
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In the end, it wasn’t the slam dunk residents had hoped for: the stabilization of taxes that Mayor James Davis and his council slate had campaigned on during last year’s municipal elections. But it...
SAMMARTINO, JOSEPH M.
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SAMMARTINO, JOSEPH M. 40, of Bayonne, formerly of Jersey City, died June 29, 2015. He was a stock broker who graduated from Dickinson High School and the husband of Anna (nee: Di Donato) Sammartino...
Former Freeholder candidate cries foul
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To the Editor: Five years ago, Bayonne's Board of Education abolished the position of Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum in the interest of cutting costs and streamlining the bureaucracy. At t...
Independently having fun
Bayonne Fourth of July celebration
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
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It was a red, white, and blue Thursday night, July 2, as Bayonne ushered in the Fourth of July weekend early with fireworks, music, and family fun. The city joined county neighbors Secaucus and Uni...
Bayonne Little League Major Division Championship game two
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Houlihans defeats Stop & Shop 4-3 in an exciting game two of the Little League Championship Series. The Championship series is now tied 1-1 after Houlihans’ Nick Malloy had a game winning walk with...
SOMYK STEVENS HEALEY, KATHERINE MELANIE
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92, of Lakewood passed away June 23, 2015. Born in Bayonne, she was a longtime resident before she moved to Deptford. She worked for RCA in Jersey City for 35 years. She is predeceased by her husba...
Is Overtime worth it?
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To the Editor: Recently, our city has been racking up overtime charges without being able to justify their necessity to the taxpayers. As a line item in the budget, residents never get to see the r...
Creating a city within city
Promenade development will give life to a whole new neighborhood in Bayonne
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
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Plans for a half billion dollar residential development at the site of the former Texaco Chevron plant at the southwest corner of the city may soon see the light of day, now that remediation work i...