Bayonne Briefs
Mar 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Rep. Donald Payne remembered Representative Donald Payne, 77, died of colon cancer on March 6. He was the first and currently only African-American congressman from New Jersey. Due to recent congre...
Hello, it’s me
Donated iPads help autistic to express feelings
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
One push of the icon showing a crying face, and a voice comes out of the iPad saying, “I’m sad.” Touch the icon that shows a smiling face, and the iPad says, “I’m happy.” This and other apps featur...
With a prayer on their lips
After-school youth center reopens after repairs
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
With a prayer on their lips and a song in their hearts, the members of the Bayonne Youth Center celebrated on Feb. 25 the reopening and rededication of their building after it had been closed for e...
How he fought the FBI sting – and won
Former Assemblyman Manzo alleges misconduct in aspects of ‘Bid Rig’ investigation
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 29, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
From the beginning, when he was charged in the federal government’s now infamous 2009 New Jersey political corruption sting, former Assemblyman Louis Manzo proclaimed his innocence. More to the poi...
A project of her own
Skater turned pageant queen collects books
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
One of the consistent things that helped Bayonne resident Rebecca Hosmer overcome tragedy has been reading, and she believes that it might help other people, too. So she has begun a campaign to col...
Bayonne Briefs
Feb 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Benefit blood drive for 10-year-old Bayonne boy On March 24, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Peninsula Lodge No. 99 (888 Ave. C) will host an emergency blood drive to directly benefit Cavan Perera, a 10-ye...
Bayonne Briefs
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Relay for Life Bayonne 2012 kickoff at HFA More than 100 people attended the Feb. 9 kickoff of this year’s Relay for Life at Holy Family Academy, where Dr. Julie DiGioia, who is also a cancer survi...
Getting literate – in finance
State banking commissioner comes to Marist
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
New Jersey Department of Banking and Insurance Commissioner Tom Considine was no stranger to Marist High School when he returned there on Feb. 2. He had walked the halls when he was a student, and ...
A problem with trucks
Residents complain about traffic along Seventh Street
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Several residents have complained about the heavy volume of truck traffic using the mostly residential Seventh Street as a shortcut to cross town after getting off Route 440 on the westside. The re...
High-tech woodwork
Eastern Millwork gets Planning Board approval
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
The robotic machines pictured in a video watched by the Bayonne Planning Board at their Feb. 14 meeting made it clear that Eastern Millwork’s operations are a little different from what many people...

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