Scalded sky
Bayonne residents mark the 11th anniversary of 9/11
Sep 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
“Today was a remarkably brilliant day, just as it was 11 years ago, an absolutely stunningly beautiful morning and, as we all know, in a few short moments, it turned into one of the most horrific s...
Think you can dance?
BHS offers classes for first time
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Kelli McGovern is as new to Bayonne High School as the dance class she teaches. For the first time, dance instruction has become an elective and many of the nearly 100 kids who signed up for it are...
Taking on party
Diakos runs women’s issues campaign for U.S. Senate
Sep 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Gwen Clayton Diakos knows exactly when she decided to she was going to run for elected office: May 17, 2011. “That was the day [West New York] Mayor [Felix] Roque took office,” she said. “I was ver...
Stop work!
Freeholders stall repaving project; fear possible road collapse
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
With the surfacing of a report that showed possible threat of collapse to a whole block along Sinatra Drive in Hoboken, the Hudson County Freeholders withdrew the awarding of a repaving bid and pas...
Bayonne Briefs
Sep 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne Bridge closed after collision With no center divider to separate north bound from south bound lanes, two vehicles collided on the morning of Sept. 14 as one swerved across the center line i...
Hail to the chief
Scianni sworn in as 18th police chief
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 12, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
September 6 meant a lot to Ralph Scianni. It was his son’s 21st birthday – a son who will shortly follow in Scianni’s footsteps and become a police officer. Sept. 6 was also the day 32 years ago th...
Tired of the same food?
Where to find a few specific ethnic essentials in Hudson County
by Vanessa Cruz, Gennarose Pope, Adriana Rambay Fernandez, E. Assata Wright, Al Sullivan
Reporter Staff Writers
Sep 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Ever wanted to eat some oxtail? Or spread fig with sesame jam on your pita? Or bite into freshly made mozzarella on Italian bread? Or spice up your diet with authentic South Asian, Italian, and Lat...
The Eagles have landed
Scouts team up to help install playground equipment
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
As the old Boy Scout adage goes, if you rub two sticks together, you get fire. But bring three or four Eagle Scouts close together and you get improvements to a local playground. Cottage Street Par...
A tough style
World master comes to local Jujutsu school
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
“When I first started this, all I wanted to learn was how to punch someone in the face,” said Fred Bernier, co-owner and instructor at Yoshitsune Jujutsu Kai in Bayonne. “But after six months, I st...
Musicians needed
Bayonne Senior Orchestra recruiting new members
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Wanted: musicians who can perform with an ensemble to play swing jazz from the ‘30s, ‘40s, and ‘50s, and do not live too far from Bayonne to attend the Tuesday morning rehearsals. Although these po...

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