A second chance at life
Bayonne man to speak on his book about his liver transplant
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 11, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
Dan Bonner was in New York City one night in 2005 when he realized something wasn’t right. Although already on a list for a liver transplant, he didn’t want to bother his wife with what might not b...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
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Avenue E fire displaces tenants On Tuesday Sep. 9 at about 3:30 p.m., the Bayonne Fire Department responded to 41 East 16th Street for a structure fire. Units confronted heavy smoke in the street a...
POLICE BLOTTER
by Compiled by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
Defaced flag leads to additional charges After being arrested last month for allegedly spray-painting images on public and private property throughout the area, Louis Schiavello, 22, of Bayonne fac...
Schools open with a bang and a buzz saw
Rehabilitated facilities will provide new study spaces this year
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 04, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 208 208 recommendations | email to a friend
For ten weeks, the halls of Bayonne High School were filled with the sound of hammers and saws. But a week before schools were scheduled to open on Sept. 4, these sounds were replaced by the rollin...
Geared up for the medical flood
CarePoint positions itself to handle Obamacare patients
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 04, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 211 211 recommendations | email to a friend
CarePoint, a new network of three hospitals’ operations, is seeking to become a licensed provider for Medicaid in Hudson County in time to greet the flood of new patients who will require medical c...
It’s a bird; it’s a plane; no, it’s another annoying helicopter
Local officials and the FAA hold a hearing with the aim of controlling helicopter flights
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 04, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 201 201 recommendations | email to a friend
While the classic 1980s “Back to the Future” movie series predicted that people would be traveling in flying cars by 2015, Hudson County from Bayonne to Guttenberg has been saddled with low-flying ...
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Former HFA principal passed away Sister Mary Ellen Ford, sister of St. Joseph of Chestnut, Philadelphia, died on Monday, Sept. 2 at St. Joseph Villa. Sister Mary Ellen served as principal of Holy F...
Shoebox of hope
Local church seeks donations for kids overseas
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 28, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 397 397 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne resident Andrea Powers and her family got involved with Operation Christmas Child even before her church did, seeking to find a way to help kids in as many as 130 countries. The program, ru...
Honored for his role in D-Day
French government to bestow a medal on Henry Sanchez
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 28, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 197 197 recommendations | email to a friend
Henry Sanchez was named a Chevalier of the Legion of Honor by President Hollande of France on June 3, for the role he played during the Normandy Invasion, June 6, 1944. “This award testifies to Pre...
Locals leap in
Bayonne Farmers’ Market draws local businesses, too
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 28, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 189 189 recommendations | email to a friend
Janet Rotella wasn’t offering fresh vegetables or fruit at this year’s Bayonne Farmers’ Market but rather was among a handful of local merchants who decided to take part in the weekly event. Rotell...

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