Heroes inside and outside the ring
Three locals inducted into the New Jersey Boxing Hall of Fame
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 236 236 recommendations | email to a friend
In a letter issued at the conclusion of World War II, President Harry S Truman paid tribute to the memory of Private Michael A. Mastrandrea, who died in the service of his country. “He stands in th...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Jan 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Snowy Owl rescued from industrial chimney Rescuers at NJ Animal Control and Rescue saved a snowy owl stuck in an industrial chimney at a power plant in Bayonne on Jan. 8. Likely trying to escape th...
Former Mayor Mark Smith rumored to run again
Union labor at issue as Davis and O’Donnell spar
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jan 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 218 218 recommendations | email to a friend
Former Bayonne Mayor and Hudson County Democratic Chairman Mark Smith, who lost his mayoral bid against Mayor James Davis in 2014 by a close margin, is rumored to be running again. If true, he will...
Is Route 440 safe to walk across?
New stores tempt pedestrians to cross dangerous highway
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jan 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 275 275 recommendations | email to a friend
Pedestrians in Bayonne know the problem roads: Kennedy Boulevard and Route 440. Multiple people have died in the last few years trying to cross the two widest roads in Bayonne. In November 2016, tw...
Board of Education trustees sworn in
A new year and new faces
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jan 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 237 237 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne Board of Education (BBOED) swore in three trustees at a January 9 reorganization meeting. Bayonne residents voted in two new trustees, Michael Alonso and Maria Valado, and one incumbent...
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Bayonne man dies at Hudson County jail A Bayonne man died this week while incarcerated at the Hudson County Correctional Facility., according to Hudson County spokesperson Jim Kennelly. Dominick Ra...
SCOREBOARD
St. Peter’s Peacocks living the high life outside the arc
by Jim Hague
Jan 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 111 111 recommendations | email to a friend
The game of basketball has undergone a major transformation in recent years. Gone are the days where teams with a dominant big man ruled the world. The short range jump shot, the jumper from anywhe...
Partnering with the DEP
Bayonne joins state environmental initiative
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jan 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 140 140 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne, a peninsula with big plans to turn its inaccessible and previously industrial waterfront into vital community assets, has partnered with the NJ Department of Environmental Protection. The ...
Bayonne freezes over
Water infrastructure takes a hit
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jan 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 130 130 recommendations | email to a friend
The “bomb cyclone” that brought freezing arctic air into North America for the past week has disrupted life across the country. In Florida, iguanas fell from trees due to body temperatures falling ...
BHS Hockey coach allegedly pointsgun at student and teacher
Two coaches suspended
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jan 10, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
A Bayonne hockey coach and social studies teacher, David McKenna, 38,appeared in court last week on assault charges after allegedly pointing a State Trooper’s semiautomatic handgun at two people in...

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