What insurance do you have?
Bayonne hospital drops Horizon Blue Cross from in-network coverage
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
As of May 1, Bayonne Medical Center no longer accepts Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (BCBSNJ) as in-network insurance. Starting June 1, Hoboken University Medical Center will follow s...
Is J.F.K. Boulevard safe?
Another fatal accident; County takes action
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
David Porto, 43, of Jersey City, was fatally struck by a northbound Ford F-350 pickup truck on John F. Kennedy Boulevard between 30th and 31st streets on Wednesday afternoon while trying to enter h...
Residents object to machine-gun-shaped hookahs
Owner vows to remove them from shop window
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Local residents voiced complaints about a Broadway smoke shop with a window display of four shiny hookahs that resemble machine guns: metallic black, silver, pink, and gold. Originating in the Midd...
Free, full-day pre-K in Bayonne?
Bill would expand program to 100 school districts
by Steven Rodas
Reporter Staff Writer
May 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Thirty-one school districts in New Jersey currently receive state funds for free pre-K 3 and 4 programs in their public schools. Although Bayonne is not one of them, some legislators hope to increa...
Bayonne Briefs
May 04, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne School Budget hearing postponed to next Thursday Last week’s Board of Education school budget hearing was rescheduled to this Thursday, May 5 at 699 Avenue A in the board’s Anna J. Herbert ...
City faces $15 million budget hole
Broken Waitex deal to blame
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 27, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
After the city and Waitex Global International could not agree on purchasing terms of the Military Ocean Terminal (MOTBY) the city finds itself in a budget hole. The Bayonne City Council held a pub...
Dressing up
Bayonne artists enter show to raise funds for Dress for Success
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Five artists from Bayonne will join a group of international, regional, and local artists, who will show off their work in “Art and Soul; Women In the Arts,” a show at Mana Contemporary gallery’s f...
Red Cross to the rescue
Help for people displaced by three-alarm blaze
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
After a disaster, the first organization with volunteers on the ground, ready to help disaster victims is most often the American Red Cross. Such was the case after nine people were displaced by a ...
‘Promise and excitement’ ahead for Hudson
DeGise talks about county successes and plans
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County Executive Tom DeGise told the Board of Freeholders last month in his 2016 State of the County address that he sees “promise and excitement” for the future. Coming up, residents will s...
Bayonne Briefs
Apr 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Third Hudson County brush fire of the week damages school van Smoke could be seen for miles from the International-Matex Tank Terminal (IMTT) on Sunday afternoon when a two-alarm brush fire was rep...

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