PILE ON – Students from Bayonne High School and Lincoln Community School stand before the pile of wood that was recovered from the local beach.
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Making it real
Students learn about environment the hard way – by cleaning it up
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
“Get some gloves and pick a partner,” Tom Tokar yelled, standing on the water-sodden lawn near Ahern Stadium in a small curve along Newark Bay. Students from Bayonne High School grabbed a pair of w...
CIVIL RIGHTS IN QUESTION – Continuing a saga as to whether or not city employees were discriminated against, employees suing the city claim the judge who ruled on their case had a personal connection to city officials. Earlier this year, they and others testified about their alleged abuse in a public forum.
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Not over yet
Dismissed racial suit claims judge had personal connection to city
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
A U.S. District Court judge who dismissed a discrimination suit alleging that the city of Bayonne violated the civil rights and free speech of two African-American employees was apparently a contri...
KEEPING BUSY AND GETTING PAID – Kids around the county can take advantage of the county’s summer employment program, as seen here in photos from last year.
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Work for the summer?
County program seeks companies to hire kids
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County is seeking to boost the number of jobs available to kids this summer. Benjamin Lopez, director of the Hudson County Department of Family Services, said the county is looking for compa...
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Bayonne man charged with assault on police The Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office has taken the case of Gerald G. Morton, 54, of Bayonne, who is charged with aggravated assault on four Bayonne polic...
VICTIM OF FRAUD – Bayonne school officials will cooperate in an investigation of a company federal authorities said may have ripped off the high school.
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Athletic firm charged with ripping off schools
Executives who did business with Bayonne and Jersey City districts are indicted
by Al Sullivan
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May 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
The former chief financial officer and chief executive officer of Circle Systems Group Inc., a leading supplier of athletic equipment and reconditioning services, have been charged with allegedly d...
EXPLOSIVE SITUATION – A member of the Jersey City Bomb Squad is seen here recovering a grenade found at a home construction site in Bayonne.
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Handle with Care
Contractor digs up grenade ; arrests in arson at high school
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
A contractor digging to install a patio at 43 E. 17th St. near Avenue E uncovered a grenade that later turned out to be a non-explosive one used for training, according to Deputy Police Chief Ralph...
LOOKING FOR HELP – Not-for-profit organizations met up with potential volunteers at this year’s expo in the Loew’s Jersey Theater.
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They need your hands
Non-profit organizations recruit Hudson County residents at expo
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
“Are you interested in films?” Bob Martin of the Garden State Theater Organ Society asked a woman as she stopped at his table at this year’s Volunteer Expo at the Loew’s Jersey Theater in Jersey Ci...
County taxes to rise
DeGise introduces $480M budget
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Although the Hudson County freeholders say they are determined to cut spending and increase revenue, the 2011 Fiscal Year $480 million budget introduced at the May 11 freeholder caucus pretty much ...
A presidential recognition
Bayonne woman honored for volunteer effort in helping soldiers
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Raeann Hempel received The President’s Volunteer Service Award last week for her work in providing comfort to military men and women overseas. A resident of Bayonne, Hempel became involved with a g...
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May 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Autopsy on Bayonne baby inconclusive An autopsy of a 20-month-old Bayonne boy who died from apparent injuries to his head last week was inconclusive, officials said. As a result, the Hudson County ...

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