Bayonne Briefs
Feb 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Schools Superintendent meets with board on encounter with employee Bayonne Schools Superintendent Patricia McGeehan met with members of the Bayonne Board of Education in a private meeting on Thursd...
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81-year-old Jersey City woman found murdered; video recorded of suspect
Feb 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY Lucila Cardenas-Viejo, 81, was found dead on the living room floor of her Lexington Avenue home on Feb. 7, the victim of a brutal attack. Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez said tha...
Beloved Bayonne teacher/softball coach, 5-year-old daughter killed in Turnpike crash
Feb 23, 2016 | 3 3 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- A three-car accident near the Exit 14C toll plaza in Jersey City on Monday left a high school teacher and his 5-year-old daughter dead in the wreckage. The accident took place at 3:2...
Bayonne Schools Superintendent meets with board about encounter with employee
Feb 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – City Schools Superintendent Patricia McGeehan met with members of the Bayonne Board of Education in a private meeting on Thursday, Feb. 18 regarding an incident that allegedly occurred be...
Share a cup of joe with the boys in blue at Hoboken’s first ever 'Coffee with a Cop'
Feb 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN – However you drink your java, chances are you won’t want to miss the Hoboken Police Department’s first ever “Coffee with a Cop” event, Feb. 24. “I saw Kearny and North Bergen did it in the...
Homeless hotline number, 1-800-624-4287, was difficult to come by
Feb 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Just before the coldest weekend of the year, two weeks ago, the Hudson Reporter decided to call the county's emergency number for shelter. But the numbers listed on various website...
Help Bella, 5-year-old Union City girl who suffers from leukemia and had a stroke
Feb 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
UNION CITY -- There's a fundraiser this week -- as well as a Gofundme website -- to help a 5-year-old Union City girl with leukemia. Carlos Pina, CEO of Pina Productionz, a music production and man...
‘Music at the Museum’ to be presented Monday, Feb. 22
Feb 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – Bayonne residents are invited to the “Music at the Museum” program with a free performance by the Blue Dawg Band on Monday, Feb. 22. Doors will open at 6:30 and music begins at 7 p.m. The...
Washington slept here
Annual gathering at historic Apple Tree house
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Legend has it that General George Washington met with French Major Gen. Marquis de Lafayette in 1779 in the midst of the American Revolution to discuss war plans under an apple tree in Jersey City....
Washington St. redesign gets ‘green light’
Council votes on amended plan with fewer bike lanes; still narrows thoroughfare
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
Feb 21, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
The heated debate over whether Hoboken’s Washington Street has enough room for both drivers and cyclists ended in a compromise plan last week. On Wednesday, Feb. 17, the City Council adopted a rede...