Union City legend Mastorelli passes away
Long-time sports, political fixture helped many get college scholarships
by Jim Hague
Reporter sports columnist
Dec 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
Nick Mastorelli, known better by the popular nickname “Whizzer” he held for more than seven decades, died last week in the Castle Hill Care Facility in his native Union City. His true age was never...
Making the Shot
Dec 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Morgan of the Division of Recreation Special Needs Sports Program made a basket. Morgan has a great shot and loves to play basketball. For more information on the Special Needs Sports Program, cont...
SCHMITTLER, MAUREEN (nee: McConnell)
Dec 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
72, passed away on December 17, 2015, at the Jersey City Medical Center, surrounded by her family. Maureen was born in Bayonne and resided there all her life. She was the Secretary for St. Vincent'...
Thanks for the turkeys
Dec 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
To The Editor: On behalf of the Windmill Alliance, Inc. and its social services program, H.I.G.H.W.A.Y.S, I would like to recognize and thank those citizens who donated and delivered 300 turkeys ju...
M&M’s developer receives 30-year PILOT
City Council passes measure; construction hoped for next year
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Dec 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
A redevelopment project that is expected to help revitalize 19th to 21st streets on Broadway received a 30-year PILOT (payment in lieu of taxes) last week, allowing the project, proposed by Ingerma...
Johnson Stars as Chargers win
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Coming off their biggest win of the year, the (4-6) Bengals took on their next JCC of Bayonne’s Indoor Flag Football Sr. Division challenge as they faced the (3-7) Chargers. Trading scores in the e...
Jubilee of Mercy Open Door Ceremony
Dec 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: The parish family of Saint John the Baptist Byzantine Catholic Church would like to thank His Grace, Bishop Kurt Burnette, and all the clergy and faithful, who participated in the Ju...
SUAREZ, FERNANDO ENRIQUE
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36, passed away at Bayonne Medical Center on December 15, 2015. Born in Hoboken, he was a Bayonne resident. He was an automotive mechanic for Multi Chevrolet, Union. Fernando fought a courageous fi...
Not ‘wild’ about animal control contract
Activists protest new provider
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Dec 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne residents unhappy with the new animal-control company hired by the city in November have joined together, posting a petition, calling the administration, and holding a protest outside City ...
Sal to the rescue
Dec 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Thank you to Second Ward Councilman, Sal Gullace, for responding to a request regarding a property issue. His prompt concern and actions rectified a potential safety hazard. MARIE AG...