SAVED FROM FIRE – Two police officers and a number of firefighters coordinated efforts to rescue a woman from a fire that would have likely taken her life.
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Trapped
Two people rescued from early morning blaze
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 11, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
After receiving a frantic call from a woman who said she was trapped in a fire on West 26th Street, Bayonne firefighters and police managed to pull a woman and man to safety from the rear of a buil...
FOND MEMORIES – Victor Zalta is closing Adele’s Linen Store after 44 years in business, saying it is time.
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Adele’s to close
Long-time Broadway store calls it quits
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 11, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
In some ways, going into Adele’s Linen Store at 505 Broadway is like going back in time – drapes and linens hang from the ceiling, and all the drawers beneath the display counters are still labeled...
Having heart
Testing for defect may soon become law
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 11, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Every year – according to the March of Dimes – 25,000 babies are born with congenital heart defects. Several years ago, one of these babies was born to Jason O’Donnell, before he became an assembly...
Police Beat
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Three busted for carrying weapons Three residents of Elizabeth, N.J., were arrested in Bayonne on April 30 and charged with possession of weapons for an unlawful purpose after police responded to 1...
Never again
Loss of Panasonic to alter county economic development approach
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 11, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Reacting to the loss of Panasonic to Newark, the Hudson County Board of Freeholders is looking to revamp its office of Economic Development in order to keep the jobs that are already in Hudson Coun...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
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Adventurous Indiana Jones-types breach security of underground railways There were two breaches in the security of the PATH train tunnels and New York subways early Sunday morning, according to the...
SURVIVING AGAIN -- Sally Friedman, sitting with a family member, attended this year’s Holocaust Remembrance Day – the first since her husband Victor’s death last November. Both Sally and Victor are survivors of the Holocaust.
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What’s in a memory?
People gather to remember the Holocaust
by Al Sullivan
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May 04, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
After more than 33 years gathering together, you would think Holocaust Remembrance Day would feel less full of emotion. But from the moment on May 1 that veterans’ groups marched into Bayonne City ...
THE JERSEY HE WORE – Corey Stokes looks down at the jersey he wore at Midtown; his number is being retired in tribute to him.
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Welcome home, Corey
Stokes returns to Midtown Community School
by Al Sullivan
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May 04, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Corey Stokes, on the verge of being drafted into the National Basketball Association, returned on April 28 to Midtown Community School – which he attended until graduating in 2003 – to help celebra...
VETERANS TALK -- Frank Perrucci, Chuck Gallagher, and Tony Goodson were among the veterans who talked about their experiences in combat.
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The cost of war
Sixth graders hear tales of veterans
by Al Sullivan
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May 04, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
General Douglas MacArthur said in his farewell speech, “Old soldiers never die; they just fade away.” But veterans who appeared at the Joyce-Herbert Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 226 Museum on Nint...
MAKING HER WAY ON TO THE STAGE -- Sarah Jessica Anfora will be graduating The Actors’ Studio in May and hopes to begin a career in acting.
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A career in acting
Local woman hits the stage
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 04, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Although other members of her family have had artistic talents, Sarah Jessica Anfora said she is the first who will try to make a living at it – with strong support from her parents, who, like her,...

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