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Baker Company members recall the Korean War
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
When Company B marched out of the gate of what was then called the Bayonne Naval Depot and across the bridge to the 33rd Street Central Railroad Station, people cheered and the St. Vincent’s Drum a...
Change at the top
Virga named new president of Bayonne Chamber of Commerce
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Vincent Virga, president of Partnership Financial Services, was named two weeks ago as the new president of the Bayonne Chamber of Commerce, succeeding Matt Dorans. Dorans served as president since...
BMC will still accept Medicaid
Deal with insurance will not change
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
Attempting to quell concerns raised by reports that patients covered by Medicaid would not be covered at Bayonne Medical Center, hospital representatives said the hospital is currently negotiating ...
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Nov 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
City Council passes $60M budget At a special meeting on Nov. 2, the Bayonne City Council approved a $60 million transitional year budget for six months, ending Dec. 31. It will neither raise nor lo...
PEACE MAN – Washington Community School came up with the winning scarecrow in the Bayonne Town Center contest, basing it on the anti-bullying campaign currently underway in the school district.
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Peace, man!
Washington Community School students win contest with anti-bullying scarecrow
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
When Steve Yurchak, a teacher at Washington Community School, talked to his students about the scarecrow they were going to design as part of a contest being offered by the Town Center, he said he ...
BUDGET INTRODUCED – The Bayonne Local Redevelopment Authority moved on with its 2010-2011 budget, even though the state hasn’t yet approved its budget from the previous year.
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Waiting for the state
Redevelopment agency introduces $88M budget
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
As the city waits for permission to dissolve the Bayonne Local Redevelopment Authority, the agency voted at its Oct. 20 meeting to introduce a $88 million 2010-2011 budget – a budget for a fiscal y...
A DIFFERENT VISION – Republicans Daniel Edward Beckelman and Michael J. Alonzo hope to unseat the Democratic incumbents in November’s election for the state Assembly.
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Uphill battle?
Republicans challengers face incumbent Dems for Assembly seats in 31st Dist
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
Residents of the 31st District – which includes all of Bayonne and approximately half of Jersey City – will be voting two representatives to the state Assembly this November. The election pits two ...
CHALLENGE AT THE TOP – Hudson County Executive Tom DeGise will face a challenge from Republican Stephen DeLuca on Nov. 8.
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Who are you voting for next month?
Several elections scheduled for Nov. 8
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
Voters throughout Hudson County will go to the polls on Nov. 8 to elect a number of county and state officeholders. The positions up for grabs are county executive, county register, three state Sen...
Image perfect
Bayonne student places in Mahatma Gandhi Art and Writing Contest
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
Elizabeth Sheridan, a sophomore at the Hudson County Schools of Technology, wanted to do something with art to reflect some of the lessons she was learning. As a result, she was named by The Associ...
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Nov 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
Three teens to be charged as adults in May beating Prosecutor Ed DeFazio said that of the dozen people arrested in connection with the May beating that left Dawid Strucinski in a coma, three will b...

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