NEW YEAR’S BABY – Luke Gabriel Poalucci has already had a lot of luck. He was the first baby born to a Bayonne family in 2012.
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Bayonne welcomes first baby of year
Luke Gabriel Poalucci will get gifts from local merchants
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re going to hold a New Year’s party anyway, you might as well do it in a hospital maternity ward, right? At the least, that’s how the family members of Bernice Poalucci figured it when they ...
The end of an era
Eleanor Tiefenwerth dies at 85
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Although the phrase is often said, the death of Eleanor Tiefenwerth on Jan. 2 really does mark the end of an era. She was one of the pioneers of the 1960s social change movement, one she helped mak...

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A real landmark
Local church gets state and federal historic distinction
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Local historians had a lot to celebrate after St. Vincent De Paul Church was granted state and federal landmark designation in August. This status is usually reserved for major architectural monume...
Mapping it all out
Areas of Bayonne, Jersey City split between two congressmen with 2010 Census
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Due to changes in population as detailed by the most recent U.S. Census, maps for congressional legislative districts across New Jersey were redrawn. The maps selected for the redistricting of Hous...
Giving to the community
Bayonne Chamber of Commerce donates $5,100 to local pantries
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Continuing a program to partner with local charities that it started several years ago, the Bayonne Chamber of Commerce gave $5,100 in gift cards to local food pantries, helping bolster their abili...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Jan 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
New Year’s baby wanted The “Bayonne Community News” is looking for the first Bayonne baby born in 2012. Each year, the paper offers a host of prizes given by Bayonne businesses to help the first ba...

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A city in change
Bayonne held its own in 2011
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
The biggest stories for Bayonne in 2011 covered a range of topics – from a proposed gas line through the city’s southern edge, the fate of the Bayonne Bridge, an ugly beating by a group of teens, t...
Having heart
O’Donnell’s new testing law for babies saves a life
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Even though he was not invited last week by Gov. Christopher Christie to help celebrate the saving of the life of the first baby thanks to a law he sponsored, local Assemblyman Jason O’Donnell said...
Giving to the community
Bayonne Chamber of Commerce donates $5,100 to local pantries
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Continuing a program to partner with local charities that it started several years ago, the Bayonne Chamber of Commerce gave $5,100 in gift cards to local food pantries, helping bolster their abili...

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