Purr-fect way to help pets
Join charity run to assist animals with cancer, and enjoy ice cream
Apr 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
The Joshua Louis Animal Cancer Foundation has announced its annual fundraiser to help families who have pets with cancer. The all-volunteer nonprofit group’s second Walk, Run & Wag 5K and Ice Cream...
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Apr 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
Elks motorcycle event promoted rider safety The Bayonne Elks Lodge 434’s motorcycle committee held its 10th annual Blessing of the Bikes on April 18. Motorcyclists from around the state converged o...
Earn here, so live here?
City activists want municipal workers to be residents
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
Do they have to or don’t they? That’s one of the big questions in the city now, as two online petitions collect signatures to push for enforcement of the city ordinance requiring municipal workers ...
Resolving to remember the Holocaust
Observance continues, so history is not repeated
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
This year, the Bayonne community will continue one of its annual missions, never to let citizens forget what happened during World War II, when 11 million people were killed in the Holocaust. The c...
Exxon Mobil agreement ‘horrific’
Environmentalists, local officials dismiss proposed pact
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 91 91 recommendations | email to a friend
City, county, and environmental officials have greeted the state’s posting of the proposed $225 million cleanup settlement with the Exxon Mobil Corporation the same way they dealt with it six weeks...
HCDO Assembly picks not shoo-ins
Democratic candidates plug education, transportation, and working-class rights
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson County Democratic Organization (HCDO) 31st District Assembly candidates Nicholas Chiaravalloti of Bayonne—Mayor Davis’s pick—and Angela McKnight of Jersey City held their first team meet...
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Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
Traffic tie-ups in rush hour being addressed Traffic has been tied up for a week and half coming into Bayonne during the morning rush hour, including a 3 1/2-mile delay on Thursday, April 9, and of...
Republican switches parties
Flores enters 31st Assembly race as a Democrat
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
City resident Washington Flores has entered the already crowded 31st District Democratic Assembly race, filing his petitions at the March 30 deadline to run for one of two contested Assembly seats....
Leaving on a high note
Quintela proud of achievements as she exits BEOF
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
When Ana Quintela walks out of her Bayonne Economic Opportunity Foundation office on April 10 for the last time, she will be proud of her four years at the helm, where she brought BEOF into the 21s...
Put up your dukes
Former world champion boxer now calling Bayonne home
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 91 91 recommendations | email to a friend
The pride of Palo del Colle, Italy, says his new hometown reminds him of his first hometown. That’s pretty much why Vito Antuofermo, 63, former undisputed world middleweight champion, set down root...

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