The hotel on the ‘Dummy Line’
City Council to seek historic distinction for Ninth Street building
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
In the good old days – back before industry settled into Bayonne and before rail lines and paved roads crisscrossed the city – public transportation consisted of one horse that pulled one car acros...
Profile in courage – canine style Vroom School students meet Hooper, a Katrina survivor
Feb 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
By Al Sullivan Reporter staff writer Courage, third grade students at Philip G .Vroom School learned, sometimes comes in strange packages. On Feb. 10, courage walked through the door on four legs w...
An icon on Avenue C 22nd Street Meat Market strong since 1955
Feb 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
By Al Sullivan Reporter staff writer The first thing you notice is the window full of signs, each announcing some special offer at the 22nd Street Meat Market. There is something remarkably real ab...
Fees to rise Council holds public hearing at Feb. 15 meeting
Feb 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
By Al Sullivan Reporter staff writer Doing business in Bayonne will get a little more expensive if proposed increases in various fees are approved at the Feb. 15 meeting of the City Council. The or...
A song in his heart
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Renowned Christian composer to lecture at St. Andrew’s Church
Freeholders have towing contract questions
Feb 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
How did same company get work since 1998 without competitive bids?
Bayonne briefs
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Benefit for child with leukemia The Ray Greaves Association is holding a benefit for 10-year-old Cavan Perera, who is battling an aggressive form of leukemia. The benefit, which will be held on Sun...
STEPPING UP THE EFFORT – Last year, school officials launched a lobbying effort to get the state to restore school aid due to the district under a 2008 formula. School officials said they will continue to push for the funds.
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Bayonne kids press for funding
Students, parents write to state officials
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Everything changes at the Bayonne/Jersey City border, or the North Bergen/Union City border, or even the border between Kearny and Harrison. Students living in so-called Abbott “special needs” urba...
OPEN SPACE – With water nearby and few other distractions, the wetlands near the Bayonne Golf Club are an ideal location for osprey nests – which have been constructed by Bayonne students and will be installed in March.
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A joint effort for the environment
Osprey nests to be put up at Bayonne Golf Club
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
For the second year in a row, Bayonne High School will team up with the Bayonne Golf Club on environmental projects, including the installation of osprey nests in the spring. The effort will also i...
UP FOR THE CHALLENGE – Dante Simone is planning to tackle the hardest obstacle race in the nation, if not the world.
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Is he crazy?
Local runner to take on ‘Spartan Death Race'
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Last year, contestants who made it far enough to reach the 2,000 vertical climb as part of the Spartan Death Race were read a list of presidents’ names to remember. Those who remembered the list wh...

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