Tragedy on River Road
SUV kills Bayonne woman outside Palisades Medical Center; suspect turns himself in
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
An SUV jumped a curb and fatally struck a nurse waiting at a bus stop outside Palisades Medical Center on River Road in North Bergen on the early morning of Tuesday, Sept. 26. Officials identified ...
Pulaski Day Parade
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
80th Annual Pulaski Day Parade Grand Marshal: Keith Makowski
Broken bones and missing half a finger
Councilman injured in motorcycle accident
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne’s First Ward Councilman, Tommy Cotter, who represents the Bergen Point neighborhood, was injured in a motorcycle accident on Saturday, September 24, during an organized motorcycle touring e...
Their moment in the sun
Six Hudson County sports figures are inducted into Hall of Fame
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
As a sports umpire, Michael Lynch of Bayonne has a number of words to live by, but has one hard and fast rule. “I’m a traditionalist,” he said. “If I make a call on the field, I’ll take that call t...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Fire at Hudson Plaza Motel A fire broke out on the first floor of the Hudson Plaza Motel on 63rd Street in the early morning of Saturday, September 30, according to Bayonne Fire Chief Keith Weaver....
Dreams of a company town
Bayonne throws hat in the ring for Amazon HQ
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
The City of Bayonne announced it will respond to Amazon.com’s request for proposals (RFP) for a location to build a second headquarters, joining hundreds of cities across the U.S. and Canada compet...
Concert benefits Harvey victims
Sister city Baytown, Texas, gets some relief
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
A good crowd showed up for a concert to benefit victims of Hurricane Harvey on Friday, September 22, at 16th Street Park. The benefactor, Baytown, Texas, is a city east of Houston that was hit by H...
Barnabas at Bayonne opens
Sign of revitalization
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
RWJ Barnabas executives and city officials came together for an opening ceremony on Sept. 19 at Bayonne’s new medical facility on Broadway and 24th Street, called Barnabas at Bayonne. The center op...
The consummate gangster
Bayonne ‘Goodfella’ Frank Vincent, who played mobsters, dies at 78
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Although known best for his roles as a mobster, actor Frank Vincent got his start as a musician at St. Peter’s Prep. Vincent, a Jersey City native who lived in Bayonne for a while, died at age 78 o...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Sep 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
Residential building slated for old Resnick’s site A groundbreaking ceremony was held to celebrate the start of construction for a ten-story, 91-unit residential building on 46th Street and Broadwa...

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