A CARIBBEAN TALE – Students and alumni of Holy Family Academy have joined forces to put on a play about overcoming differences.
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A musical message
HFA puts on play with a theme
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Even with some of the performers not available for rehearsal, the Holy Family Academy gym already had a Caribbean air, perhaps because of the large sunset painted on the rear wall of the stage, whi...
NEXT STOP – The Hudson Bergen Light Rail system was expanded this year to Eighth Street in Bayonne. Officials hope the next phase will expand the line up the west side of Jersey City.
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Full speed ahead?
Some transportation projects continue; others stall
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
A decade ago, when many of the transportation plans were being finalized for Hudson County, the future seemed bright. Development was at its peak and local, state, and federal officials envisioned ...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Mar 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Free soccer classes for autistic children The Soccer Learning Center, a popular local sports academy founded by Bayonne resident Alex Lalaoui, will be offering the area’s first professionally coach...
How’s Bayonne doing?
Mar 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Check out this year’s Progress Report for Bayonne, covering some of the key elements of local economics. This is a thumb nail of where the city’s real estate, economics, education and other element...
NOT HAPPY – Saying proposed changes to rent control were being misrepresented by political operatives, Council President Terrence Ruane said he intended to table the measure.
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No change to rent control – for now
City withdraws controversial provision
by Al Sullivan
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Mar 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
A provision that could have eliminated rent control for some residents in the city has been pulled from the March 16 City Council agenda. The City Council, officials said, will vote to renew the cu...
A REVIEW PANEL – Local civic leaders joined Rev. Horace Sheffield III to hear testimony about possible discrimination and other abuses in the City of Bayonne.
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War of words
Public testifies to outrages suffered
by Al Sullivan
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Mar 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Tears, fear, outrage, and other emotions spilled out before a packed room at the Elks Lodge on March 14 as people came out to talk about discrimination and other problems they encountered while liv...
OUT WITH THE OLD – This building will be demolished in order to provide more space for programs to help developmentally disabled adults.
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Getting back on track
Program for the developmentally disabled picks up steam
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Rev. Gregory G. Perez, president/CEO of Windmill Alliance, said he hopes to kick start a program started several years ago to upgrade and centralize its facilities, part of a slightly scaled down p...
UPTOWN FIRE – A fire on 48th Street left 13 families displaced.
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Uptown blaze
Fire on 48th Street displaces 13 families; dog saved
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Desperate to get a breath after a March 12 fire filled the hallway of a 48th Street apartment building with smoke, a resident suffered lacerations to his hand when he broke the hallway window. “He ...
Police Beat
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Mar 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Student charged with assault on cop A 16-year-old high school girl was charged with aggravated assault, resisting arrest, and disorderly conduct resulting from an incident that occurred at about 4:...
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New firehouse clears BLRA A review of plans for the new firehouse in the Harbor Station section of the former Military Ocean Terminal (MOTBY) is expected to get the blessing of the Bayonne Local Re...

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