County investigating deaths
Mother and daughter found dead in home
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Law enforcement officials were investigating the deaths of a 35-year-old mother and her 19-year-old daughter whose bodies were found in a West 10th Street home on Jan. 27, according to a press rele...
Brother, can you spare some millions
Battle between mayor and board of education escalates
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The he said/he said continues. Mayor James Davis spoke during the public portion of the city council meeting on Jan. 21, addressing an ongoing battle between his administration and that of the Bayo...
Officer arrested and charged with excessive force
Newark federal grand jury returns indictment
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
A city police officer was arrested on Friday, Jan. 23 and charged with allegedly violating a defendant’s civil rights by using excessive force during a 2013 arrest, as well as allegedly falsifying ...
EMS contract awarded to McCabe
City continues with company, but with $0 fee
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The more things change, the more they stay the same. That could have been the adage many in the Dorothy E. Harrington City Council Chambers were thinking on Jan. 21, when the city council voted to ...
County agency failures led to $2 million in lost aid
Not-for-profit agency most effective in county for Sandy fund distribution
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County has lost more than $2 million out of $4 million in Superstorm Sandy renter and home owner relief because agencies assigned to the task of finding people in need failed to reach out in...
Coleman Way named by city
Ordinance passed honoring Bayonne icons
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
A longtime Bayonne business family and benefactor received an honor from the city at the Jan. 21 city council meeting when a portion of Avenue J was renamed Coleman Way. The council passed the ordi...
BRIEFS
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Barracudas baseball team holding tryouts The Bayonne Barracudas Travel Baseball Organization will be holding its tryouts for the 2015 spring/summer season on Sunday, Feb. 8 at St. John’s Baptist Pa...
Johnson keeps Chargers surging
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Improving to (4-5) with two straight wins, the Chargers faced the (3-5) Eagles in hopes of making a stretch run for top seed in the JCC of Bayonne’s indoor flag football Sr. Division. Relying heavi...
Holding their breath
McCabe, JCMC wait for council decision on ambulance contract
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Two emergency medical services companies have bid on the new contract for the city’s ambulance services, but only one will come out a winner. So in the run-up to the decision to be announced at the...
The ‘Power List’
The Hudson Reporter’s fourth annual rankings of Hudson County’s most influential people
by Al Sullivan, Carlo Davis, Art Schwartz, and Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writers
Jan 21, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
While many of Hudson County’s most influential people remain relevant year to year, their impact waxes and wanes. Influence can mean different things, not only political power. Artists, activists, ...

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