A token of war
Collector donates historic weapon to Bayonne veterans ‘museum
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter senior staff writer
Jun 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
“Maybe this is the gun someone tried to shoot me with,” said Bill Fischer, 88, standing in the veterans’ museum at the Joyce-Herbert Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 226 on West Ninth Street two weeks...
Still unresolved
Contract clashes continue at school-board meeting
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter senior staff writer
Jun 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
Both sides in the teachers’ contract dispute threw so many conflicting numbers around at the public portion of the May 29 Board of Education meeting that Albert Einstein would have had trouble maki...
County tourism website gets launched
Site would steer tourists to local destinations
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter senior staff writer
Jun 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 94 94 recommendations | email to a friend
Bill La Rosa, director of Hudson County Department of Cultural Affairs and Tourism, said the website designed to help tourists navigate Hudson County’s attractions was up in time for Memorial Day i...
Looking up for Global
City Council votes to accept a grant for terminal improvements
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter senior staff writer
Jun 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
In what will likely be a significant development in East Coast port operations, Global Terminals, on the Bayonne-Jersey City border, received an $11.4 million TIGER grant from the U.S. Department o...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
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Hudson County Sheriff’s Office arrest 27 in early morning sweep A taskforce arrested more 27 people in a series of raids across Hudson County on May 29 as part of the “Operation Safer Summer” progr...
On with the show
Bayonne Women’s Club hosts fashion show
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter senior staff writer
May 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 123 123 recommendations | email to a friend
Gerry Langrehr, 74, the eldest model in this year’s fashion show, sat on the sidelines waiting her turn to stroll down the runway. “We go on last,” she said, meaning the elder members of the troop,...
Fighting the good fight?
BMC defends its pricing system as a means of confronting insurance companies
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter senior staff writer
May 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
How does a hospital force medical insurance companies to give them a reasonable amount of reimbursement? This is the question the new owners of Bayonne Medical Center (BMC) faced in 2009 after the ...
A big job ahead
Hurricane Sandy devastated shoreline parks
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter senior staff writer
May 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Pieces of lumber line the Bayonne shore line like large toothpicks, cast among the stones that are supposed to protect park areas from tidal erosion. Not all these pieces of wood came from the nume...
Top of the class
Bayonne student finishes first at HCCC, while Freeholder scholarship helps other students
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter senior staff writer
May 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
Although 26-year-old Bayonne resident David Tadros might have a lot to brag about as the Valedictorian of Hudson County Community College’s Class of 2013, he isn’t the only one who can let out a ch...
Extra! Extra!
Hudson Reporter staff wins awards for investigative reporting, Sandy layout
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Hudson Reporter Senior Staff Writer Al Sullivan, staff writer Amanda Palasciano, and Senior Graphic Artist Lisa M. Cuthbert will pick up awards on May 23 at the Garden State Journalists Association...

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