Over the top
Local kid goes to regional competition for gymnastics
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 11, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Gianna DiBella travels 40 minutes every day of the week just to get to practice. Hard work and training, this 11-year-old gymnast says, are what have won her championships in the past, and she hope...
How’s it going?
Mayor Smith optimistic about upcoming year
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“Like me, I know you love this town,” said Mayor Mark Smith at an appearance at the April 1 annual Knights of Columbus Palm Sunday Communion Breakfast. “There are some tough choices that lie ahead ...
NO CHANGE – Members of the Board of School Estimate agreed to leave the school budget intact, which includes a 2 percent increase from last year. Pictured is Board President William Lawson.
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Keeping up
Board of School Estimate approves 2 percent increase in school budget
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Caught between reduced state aid, increased enrollment and unsettled labor negotiations with teachers, the Board of School Estimate, which has the final say on Board of Education spending, has agre...
Touching people’s lives
Bayonne nurse left her mark
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Maria Palmieri was not the most famous person in Bayonne. She wasn’t well-known to the public the way the mayor is or a congressman. So more was the surprise when Vito Palmieri, her husband, turned...
Police Beat
by Compiled by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Two men wielding machetes allegedly attacked a man in front of 206 Broadway at about 2:18 a.m. on March 31, slashing his legs. A police spokesperson said the man apparently knew the attackers, who ...
Bayonne Briefs
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Former Congressman Gallagher speaks at SPC for Guarini Lecture Series On March 29, the Honorable Cornelius “Neil” E. Gallagher hosted a discussion on “Privacy in America” as part of The Guarini Lec...
Thank you for a wonderful evening
Apr 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: On March 10, 2012, the Holy Name Society at St. Andrew’s Church honored the chairpersons of the Cluster Soup Kitchen. We would like to extend our most sincere thanks to President Dom...
PROUD MAYOR -- Mayor Mark Smith spoke of how proud he was of the Bayonne Chamber of Commerce's accomplishments over the last 100 years at a dinner held recently.
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Starting its second hundred years
Bayonne Chamber of Commerce celebrated a milestone
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Set against the backdrop of the Bayonne Golf Club, the Bayonne Chamber of Commerce marked its 100th anniversary in style, hoping to lead the city’s business community into new posterity in its seco...
With the likely acquisition of Jersey City’s Christ Hospital, Hudson Hospital Holdco LLC will have a de facto monopoly on hospitals in Hudson County.
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Christ reborn
Are Bayonne’s, Hoboken’s pasts the future of Jersey City hospital?
by E. Assata Wright
Reporter staff writer
Apr 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
As Jersey City’s Christ Hospital begins to emerge from bankruptcy, its future might be reflected in the recent past of two other Hudson County hospitals, Hoboken University Medical Center and Bayon...
A HUDSON COUNTY HONOR – The Freeholder Board paid tribute to Dionna Lenardo for her accomplishments on and off the basketball ball court that led her to become the official ball girl of the NBA All Star Game.
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Trip of a lifetime
11-year old Bayonne student serves as ball girl at NBA All-Star Game
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Dionna Lenardo grins a lot when she talks about her trip to the NBA All Star game last month. At 11 years old, she already has a lifetime of experiences that others might not see in their whole liv...

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