Putting it all together
A combined effort helped Bayonne survive Hurricane Sandy
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Days before Hurricane Sandy hit the center of the state, its winds uprooting trees and ripping off roofs, the Bayonne school district began to make plans for the storm itself and its aftermath. Acc...
Radio free Hudson County?
Alert system fails under the fury of Sandy
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
“Can you hear me now? Can you hear me now ?” In many ways the Homeland Security alert system that was supposed to notify residents in the event of a terroristic or natural emergency was very remini...
‘Hey, one of our benches is missing’
Residents of JFK apartment building gather petition signatures for bench’s return
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
A chilly wind blows down JFK Boulevard on a recent late November morning, stirring up leaves and small branches left in the wake of Superstorm Sandy’s visit a week earlier. Joe Moller, a disabled u...
Bayonne Briefs
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
FEMA opens disaster recovery center at museum The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will set up a disaster recovery center at the Bayonne Community Museum, located at 229 Broadway (on the ...
Keeping his memory alive
All Saints garden named after Joe Tagliarini
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
A year after his untimely death at 57, Joe Tagliarini found a little immortality – even though for many people, Joe had already left his mark in the hearts of the community. He was someone most peo...
Getting out of there alive
Marist athletic director helps kids survive inner city
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Ronald Hayward made a deal with his brother, hoping to save his brother’s life. “I told him if I got drafted by a major league team, he could come with me wherever I went,” Hayward recalled during ...
Staring death in the eye
Hudson hospitals work to promote organ donations
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
“I know it’s very difficult when you’re looking death in the eyes,” said Barbara Kuzminski, conveying the importance of organ sharing on Nov. 19 at Christ Hospital. Her grandson Jonathon was 20 mon...
County reviews response to Sandy
Freeholders look for accountability from PSE&G?
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 21, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
“What did you know and when did you know it?” In something that sounded like a scene straight out of Watergate, Freeholder Bill O’Dea lashed out at PSE&G about what the company knew before Supersto...
Kicking off the holidays
Bayonne joins American Express in Small Business Saturday
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
After a year of slow but steady progress in the national economy, shoppers in Bayonne will have a chance to support local small businesses along Broadway and at the same time get bargains on their ...
Bayonne Briefs
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Helping those in need Hudson County Sheriff Frank X. Schillari’s said his office collected more than 7,000 blankets, one pallet of dog and cat food, 1,000 sweatshirts, 500 flashlights and other sup...

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