Mars Rover lands this weekend at Liberty Science Center
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JERSEY CITY – The Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is bringing its 5,500-pound, nearly 11-foot-tall Mars rover concept vehicle to the Liberty Science Center on July 29-30. The “Summer of Mars E...
Concrete manufacturing out, residential development in
South Cove hotel plans come to light
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
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The acceleration of development in Bayonne remains constant as the city council approved redevelopment plans and tax abatements for major development sites throughout the city at its regular meetin...
Phil Murphy opens on Broadway
Proposes public bank
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
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“People focus on the big companies a lot, but small businesses are the big employers in the state, and if you look at where we’re going to get employment going forward, it’s going to be small busin...
Drug overdose is now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States
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To the Editor: In 2014, it surpassed both car accidents and gun violence in number of deaths. Those with loved ones who are using opiates or heroin need to be aware that opiates are the main contri...
Flora and fauna in a former factory town
Going green with the Bayonne Nature Club
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
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Bayonne, a former industrial city, is also a preserve for a surprising array of natural wonders. Every week, those ecosystems are celebrated and observed by the Bayonne Nature Club and anyone who w...
Fun and games and a new bus at the PAL
Police mentor Bayonne kids
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
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Summers are especially fun in Bayonne where the Police Athletic League hosts its summer camp at Midtown Community School for elementary and middle school kids. Last week, Bayonne police officers pa...
World Refugee Day
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To the Editor: June 20 of every year is world refugee day and while this letter will be sent out after it, it is still a reminder that people around the world need our love and support. The Refugee...
We need healthy health care competition
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To the Editor: Bayonne Health Consortium is bombarding Bayonne residents with misleading full-page ads in the BCN pleading “Keep Bayonne Healthcare Local” in its effort to keep Barnabas Health from...
SIGN UP FOR CAL RIPKIN
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The Cal Ripken Baseball fall registration will be taking place sometime in the middle of August. More information and specifics will follow. If you have questions, email Mike Miselis at mmiselis@ao...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
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Correction In a story published in the July 12 issue of the Bayonne Community News , we mistakenly reported that Police Chief Drew Sisk attended mortuary school. He was a mortician’s apprentice unt...