Tree-mendous start to holiday
Mayor, Santa kick off season of joy
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Dec 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
At 6:01 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 24, the holiday season officially began in Bayonne. That’s because Santa Claus stepped out from a Bayonne Fire Department truck to the cheers of dozens of onlookers at ...
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High School Drama Society featuring ‘Almost, Maine’ this weekend The Bayonne High School Drama Society will be performing “Almost, Maine,” by John Cariani, on Dec. 4, 5, and 6 at 7 p.m. and Sunday,...
‘On a mission from God
’Bayonne man finds, rescues isolated 80-year-old gravestone from Meadowlands
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
Fluke season had just begun, and Bruce Dillin of Bayonne was scouting the Hackensack River across from Laurel Hill Park in Secaucus for a spot to trap killie fish he could use as bait. “I remember ...
Bayonne Crossings to grow
New retail project being considered for Rt. 440
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne may see more retail outlets on Route 440 if a plan considered by the City Council and Planning Board moves forward. A City Council special meeting was called on Nov. 5 following a caucus se...
Happy Thanksgiving to all
Social service groups, churches making sure no one hungry on holiday
by By Joseph PassantinoReporter
staff writer
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne groups were working hard as the Thanksgiving holiday neared to make sure everyone who wanted to enjoy a meal on this special day would not be disappointed. Everyone is welcome to a Thanksgi...
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Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Police alerted to call of man down in street Bayonne Police responded to a call about a man lying face down on Park Road, which runs around Don Ahern Veterans Memorial Stadium, on Nov. 17 at 4:36 p...
Light rail closer to extending to Bergen County
With no $$ from feds, local mayors meet to ask for state funds
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Seeking to get state-funding for the long stalled Bergen County arm of the Hudson Bergen Light Rail, elected officials including West New York Mayor Felix Roque gathered at the of Exchange Place tr...
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Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
Thanksgiving Weekend Reminder The Bayonne and Hoboken offices of the Hudson Reporter will be closed on Friday, November 28. They will reopen on Monday, December 1. Board of Education moves election...
Getting the money back
Mayors want their business district $$$ from the state
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayors and other urban officials gathered in the Walmart parking lot in North Bergen on Nov. 10 to support a bill proposed by Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto to reinstate state funds for business d...
Requiem for rent control
Both sides say they were right on issue
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
Two weeks after voters cast their ballots not to bring back Bayonne’s original rent-control protections, the two sides are still saying they were right. On Nov. 4, Bayonne residents voted down the ...

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