Taking a swing at autism
Softball double header held to benefit Simpson-Baber Foundation
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
When members of the Port Authority police unit and a team made up of Bayonne police officers and firefighters step on to Gorman’s Field on June 24, they will be swinging for the fences to help rais...
A NEW CHAPTER OF THEIR LIVES – Graduates of Holy Family Academy gathered together as a class for the last time during a ceremony held in St. Henry’s Church.
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Sending them off to the future
Holy Family Class of 2011 graduates
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 15, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Although only 37 girls made up the 2011 graduating class from Holy Family Academy, this is 37 more than anyone expected two years ago when the historic Bayonne school was scheduled to close. So whe...

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Democrats celebrate primary victories
Cunningham, Stack, Sacco carry their tickets
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 15, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
For almost an hour after the polls closed for the June 7, 2011 primary elections, Casino in the Park in Jersey City – where the Hudson County Democrats gathered – remained quiet and nearly empty. I...
MAKING A DIFFERENCE  -- Chris Kuczynski decided to dedicate his efforts to helping the Bayonne Little League by restoring one of the fields as his Eagle Scout project.
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Field of their own
Local boy helps rebuild baseball field as Eagle Scout project
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 15, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
When Chris Kuczynski needed a project to meet the requirements for his becoming an Eagle Scout – the highest rank a Boy Scout can achieve – he didn’t have to look far. An active member of the Bayon...
Keeping a positive attitude
Bayonne Chamber of Commerce looks to the future
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 15, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The May meeting of the Bayonne Chamber of Commerce was something of a pep rally, as President Matt Dorans presented the membership with a more upbeat assessment of Bayonne’s economic future. The Ch...
THE ACADEMIC BEST – Bayonne High School paid tribute to those in the Class of 2011 who excelled in academics.
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High achievers
Bayonne High School seniors did well this year
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 15, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Although Bayonne High School isn’t scheduled to hold its graduation until June 22, the school took time to acknowledge its academic leaders at a special ceremony on June 8, an annual tradition in w...
Marlon Medrano
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A year of miracles
Marist’s Class of 2011 graduates
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 08, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
For the Marist graduating Class of 2011, this has been a miracle year – for a number of reasons. From the moment the graduates, dressed in blue gowns, marched into the gym on June 4 to the processi...
A LESSON LEARNED -- Larissa Drennan, a science teacher, talks about the local ecology during a trip to plant mussels near the Bayonne Golf Club.
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A learning experience
Mussels project takes place of banned oyster farm
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 08, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
For more than four years, the Bayonne schools worked to establish an oyster farm somewhere off the shores of Bayonne. This was one of scores of projects developed throughout heavily polluted waterw...

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