Police Beat
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Mar 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Student charged with assault on cop A 16-year-old high school girl was charged with aggravated assault, resisting arrest, and disorderly conduct resulting from an incident that occurred at about 4:...
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New firehouse clears BLRA A review of plans for the new firehouse in the Harbor Station section of the former Military Ocean Terminal (MOTBY) is expected to get the blessing of the Bayonne Local Re...
PASSING THE BUDGET – The Bayonne Board of Education had very little time to get the budget passed, even though its committee has worked on it for months. State aid numbers came in late.
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No increase
Bayonne school board passes $119 million budget
by Al Sullivan
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Mar 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Without fanfare or representation of the teachers’ union, the Bayonne Board of Education passed its $119.6 million 2010-2011 school budget on March 2, which imposes no increase in taxes, said Bayon...
NOT QUITE TWINS – Chuck Wepner kids around with student Yama Almas, who filled in for Wepner during rehearsals.
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The man who knocked Muhammad Ali down
Bayonne High School TV students interview ‘Bayonne Bleeder’
by Al Sullivan
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Mar 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
When Sal Iannaci, video journalism/TV production teacher at Bayonne High School, asked his TV production students who they wanted to interview, he got a delightful shock. He had expected them to su...
KEYS TO THE OFFICE – BEOF chairman Jerry Kenny and former BEOF Executive Director Eleanor Tiefenwerth give the keys to the office to incoming Executive Director Ana Quintela.
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New face for BEOF
Quintela takes over as executive director
by Al Sullivan
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Mar 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Saying she will have a challenge following in the footsteps of Eleanor Tiefenwerth, newly-named Executive Director Ana Quintela took lead of the Bayonne Equal Opportunity Foundation on March 7. “I ...
Good deeds rewarded
Ruth Dugan honored with Humanitarian Award
by Al Sullivan
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Mar 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Gilda’s Club President Ruth Dugan, wife of former Bayonne state Senator James Dugan, will be honored with the Humanitarian Award by the Garden State Woman Awards Committee at the sixth annual Garde...
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Lo Re and Halecky inducted into New Jersey Elected Officials Hall of Fame The New Jersey State League of Municipalities inducted two former Bayonne City Council members, Vincent Lo Re Jr. and John ...
SOLD AGAIN – Owners of Bayonne Medical Center have sold the land and building and will be leasing the property for use as a hospital in the future.
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Surprise deal
Bayonne Medical Center sells land and building for $58M
by Al Sullivan
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Mar 02, 2011 | 5 5 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
In a move that took many local officials and hospital supporters by surprise, the owners of Bayonne Medical Center admitted last week that they had sold the building and land to an Alabama-based re...
FACING THE RESIDENTS – The Bayonne City Council is going to get an earful from angry residents at the March 16 public hearing when a proposed ordinance could do away with rent control.
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Rent control battle looming
Residents concerned about proposed ordinance
by Al Sullivan
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Mar 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Since the council has introduced an ordinance that could drastically scale back current rent controls on apartments throughout the city, some residents have been speaking out, saying that the law s...
BACK AGAIN – Former School Business Administrator Clifford Doll has been hired as a consultant.
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Doll hired as consultant
School board seeks $9M reimbursement from state; ‘illegal’ students removed
by Al Sullivan
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Mar 02, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Although questioned by the Bayonne School Teachers Association’s President Alan D'Angelo at the Feb. 24 meeting of the school board, Bayonne School Business Administrator Leo Smith said the board d...

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