Bayonne Briefs
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
United Water to take over some water/sewerage operations In a deal that has been in the works for more than a year, United Water will take over some of the sewer and water operations from the Bayon...
Try, try again
Activists want public vote on alternate rent control ordinance
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Taking a lesson from the children’s story about the little engine that could, rent control advocates who opposed to changes made by the City Council late last year are seeking to put the matter on ...
SUCCESS IN THE MAKING – What makes Departures unique is their constantly evolving musical style and their distinct lack of stereotypical attitudes. Pictured from left are guitarist Michael Pelliccio, vocalist and guitarist Stephen Dzikowski, drummer Brian Suhovic, and bassist Christian Berrigan.
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Without fear
Despite struggles, Bayonne band keeps making music
by Elizabeth Vosk
Reporter staff
Jul 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
At first glance, the members of Departures look every bit as diverse as the music they play. The quartet ranges in each aspect of their lives from ethnicity to personal style, and while they’re sti...
A romantic whirl
JCC Center Players put on ‘The Wedding Singer’
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
“She’s a single girl who wants to get married and every girl in this cast can relate to that,” said Sandra Gonzalez, describing her character, Julia Sullivan, in the Center Players’ production of T...
Homeland Security funds slashed
Hudson County region to get mere $100K, same as suburbs
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Once seen as the highest risk for terrorist attack in New Jersey, Hudson County has seen its federal Homeland Security grant funds slashed over the last three years from about $2.3 million in 2009 ...
On the air
Catholic radio stations start in New Jersey
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
“When I went to Seton Hall to get a degree in broadcasting in the 1970s, I wanted to be a New York Yankees broadcaster and sit with The Scooter [Phil Rizzuto], but God had other plans for me,” said...
Bayonne Briefs
Jul 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Car backed into Newark Bay After being rescued from a car he accidently drove to Newark Bay on July 14, the driver was rushed to Bayonne Medical Center complaining of chest pains. The Bayonne Fire ...
Making the book
Local Elvis tribute artist recognized
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Turning 70 this year, Eddie O’Rourke has become philosophical these days, looking back at his musical career and what success means. Two years ago, when the much anticipated book “All the King’s Me...
From top to bottom to top again
Wall Street broker authors book on job search
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
When Marcus Valentiner came to America with his family in 2000, the future looked bright. He was able get a job on Wall Street and broker his way into a good life, with a home to raise his family. ...
A trip into space – well, almost
Teacher talks about her trip to Space Camp
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
“Going up in the air, doing the zip-line down three stories on a rope and into water scared me a little. I didn’t think I could do any of those physical activities,” said Margaret Calverley, talkin...

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