Honoring eight decades of public service
County to dedicate park space to former freeholder Neil Carroll
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
To honor former freeholder Neil Carroll of Bayonne, the Hudson County Board of Freeholders is expected to give his name to a portion of Stephen Gregg Park. “This man has been involved in public ser...
More money from the feds
Plan might force disabled New Jersey residents in out-of-state facilities to return home
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 01, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County officials and residents are involved in a battle against a Gov. Chris Christie plan that would return severely disabled New Jersey residents housed in out-of-state facilities to New J...
Hole-y mess on city streets
Potholes add up after cold and snowy winter
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
After a long winter with almost 20 snowfalls and weeks of subfreezing temperatures, potholes have appeared on many city streets. But Public Works Division Director Gary Chmielewski says that for ab...
A slice of fame
Pizzeria wall a who’s who of athletes, politicians, and entertainers
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
Customers paying for takeout dinners. Pizza deliverymen hurrying into the store for hot pies to whisk off to Bayonne addresses. High school and college-age cashiers taking orders at the register. T...
BRIEFS
Apr 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
Flores throws hat into Assembly race Bayonne resident Washington Flores has entered the 31st District Democratic Assembly race, filing his petitions on March 30 to run. The 31st District includes a...
Taxes to rise
Three-percent hike, officials say
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
Administration officials announced that Bayonne residents will likely see a tax increase of about three percent when the municipal budget is introduced at next’s month Bayonne City Council meeting....
Score?
City negotiating to take over school ice rink
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
The administration of Mayor James Davis is seeking to take over control of the Richard L. Korpi Ice Rink from the Bayonne Board of Education in order to make repairs and keep the facility open for ...
City man pleads out
Contractor admits guilt in theft of more than $200K in gov’t funds
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Mar 25, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
A city man admitted to collusion with other contractors to secure projects funded by U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development grants, U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman announced on March 17. John ...
Businesses, offices, and hotels growing
Commercial development continues to rise in Hudson
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
Residential buildings aren’t the only types of developments sprouting around Hudson County. A fair number of office buildings, businesses, and stores are rising to and employ the new residents. In ...
Healthy competition
Local hospitals, facilities took leaps during first year of ObamaCare
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
The start of the federal Affordable Care Act (ACA) or “ObamaCare” early in 2014 changed the medical landscape throughout the nation. But in Hudson County, where for-profit hospitals compete directl...

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