Mayor responds to investigation rumors
FBI probe of city worker creates flurry of speculation
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Depending upon which network of unsubstantiated rumors you listen to, Bayonne Mayor Mark Smith was allegedly escorted out of City Hall in handcuffs recently while City Business Administrator Steve ...
Dancing in the streets
Bayonne celebrates Latino heritage with a parade
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Arriving earlier than expected, a sunshower might have kept down the number of on-lookers to this year’s Hispanic Day Parade, but did nothing to dampen the spirits of the participants as they dance...
A friend indeed
Winners Bayonne helps needy kids
Oct 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
From the minute you walk in the back door to the Eighth Street Head Start site and climb the stairs, you hear the voices – happy, chattering, laughing children’s voices – filtering down from the pl...
Being wary
Long lines to get into county buildings due to new security measures
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
The line of people was out the door at the County Annex Building on Pavonia Avenue on Sept. 27 – and it wasn’t because of a shortage of tickets to some new hot musical act. The line was the result ...
Bayonne Briefs
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Elementary school gets lockdown Public safety and school officials decided to lock down John M. Bailey School on West 10th Street last week as a result of a domestic violence incident that occurred...
Until they all come home
Local veterans hold ceremony for MIAs
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
“While I was thinking about the ceremony today, I was trying to think of a way to have people understand what it means to be looking for our POWs and MIAs,” said Thomas Buchanan, commander of Ameri...
Royal Wine to expand in Bayonne
City Council nixes chickens, but buys farm
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
In August, Kevin and Kim Hennings asked the Bayonne City Council to consider changing the city’s health ordinance to allow residents to raise a few chickens, the way some other municipalities had i...
Tender is the firefight – foam tender, that is
Bayonne gets grant for foam delivery system
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Most people know that oil and water don’t mix. Neither does water with fuels and chemicals, especially if they happen to be on fire. Water, according to some fire experts, can actually cause a chem...
Building 77 nearly ready?
County OEM to get new digs in Kearny
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
While the U.S. Military may have its legendary Area 51 where it is rumored to have housed mysterious aliens from outer space after a spaceship crashed in Arizona in 1947, Hudson County can boast it...
Bayonne Briefs
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Former prosecutor named to Marist High School Board Leo J. Hurley Jr., an attorney with Archer & Greiner P.C. in Hackensack, N.J., has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Marist High School...

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