BAYONNE BRIEFS
Feb 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Two residents and their dog evacuated from Avenue C fire On Feb. 5 at 10:46 p.m., the Bayonne Fire Department responded to 753 Ave. C for a reported building fire. Upon arrival, firefighters witnes...
MORE THAN SCIENCE FICTION – New technology has been made user-friendly and as stress free as possible at the newly opened cancer center in Bayonne Medical Center.
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Dream comes true
BMC opens its upgraded cancer center
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
The lights in the treatment room turned colors – first pale blue, then indigo, then a soft pastel red – somehow making the place seem less formal and less terrifying. The last thing people coming i...
Out with the new and in with the old
City puts parking meters back on Broadway
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
One day last fall, drivers pulled up to Broadway between 22nd and 23rd streets to find all of the parking meters gone – and a new central parking station installed, where drivers were expected to p...
Better safe than sorry
Local doctor extols the virtues of immunization
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 01, 2012 | 20 20 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Whenever one of her patients or a parent of a child refuses immunization shots, Dr. Virginia Witt, who practices family medicine in Hoboken, tells them a story about her own life, about how she was...
New solution for missing people
City institutes aggressive approach
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
When the call came in on Jan. 26 that a 61-year-old Bayonne woman was missing, a number of things happened at once. The police sent a patrol car to the area. The Fire Department sent a unit as well...
Police Beat
by Compiled by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Woman arrested for alleged drug possession near 56th Street Alicia D’Antonio, 25, of Manalapan, N.J., was charged with possession of heroin, possession of marijuana, and possession of a syringe on ...
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Feb 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Freeholders look for a name change for pro sports teams The appearance of the New York Giants in this year’s Super Bowl had the Hudson County Freeholders up in arms again at the Jan. 26 meeting ove...
MORE THAN HALF AMERICAN MADE – Towering over everything along the east side of Bayonne, the new turbine was designed by an Italian/Austrian firm, but more than 40 percent of the parts were made in the United States.
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A towering achievement
Bayonne power-generating windmill erected
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2012 | 3 3 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
No, it is not an alien spaceship that has landed near the Oak Street sewerage plant, although from over the tops of houses north of East Fifth Street and areas along Lennox Avenue, it might look li...
‘Big J’ coming to JC?
Campaign building to bring famed Battleship New Jersey to Liberty State Park
by E. Assata Wright
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
A behind-the-scenes campaign to relocate the U.S. Navy’s most decorated war ship from Camden to Jersey City is now underway, a campaign that threatens to revive an old tug of war between north and ...
FROM INSIDE OUT – Michael A Pellagatti’s fairy tale allowed him to externalize some of the struggles he’s gone through in his life.
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An expression of hope
Autistic student’s book conveys struggle
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 25, 2012 | 3 3 comments | 182 182 recommendations | email to a friend
Not a moment goes by in which Michael A. Pellagatti doesn’t struggle with fear. The 18-year-old Bayonne High School student has always fought to express himself, always looking out from some window...

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