north bergen news

‘CASA’ means home
Group advocating for foster children needs volunteers, donations
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
“Peter” has had a rougher start to life than most. At 3 years old, he sustained a thigh fracture, which became infected, and landed him in the hospital for two months. His mother said he injured hi...
Getting the money back
Mayors want their business district $$$ from the state
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayors and other urban officials gathered in the Walmart parking lot in North Bergen on Nov. 10 to support a bill proposed by Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto to reinstate state funds for business d...
Cracking down on crime
Guttenberg police nab suspects in two incidents
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 16, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Four men were arrested recently in two different incidents in Guttenberg. In both cases it was the alertness of the police that led to the arrests. At about 12:45 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 23, Officer...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News , and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neig...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
Nov 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Prieto announces UEZ Sales Tax Revenue Restoration Bill Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto held a press conference on Monday, Nov. 10 to announce a new bill he is introducing that would restore a port...
Season of giving
Fundraising event launches campaign against homelessness
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Meteorologists are forecasting another brutal winter this year. Imagine you have no house or apartment to go to. That’s the case for all too many individuals in Hudson County and elsewhere. And tha...
‘They don’t want you to fight back’
Former Mayor Elwell returns to Secaucus after 30 months in federal prison
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Forty years ago, when Dennis Elwell came home from Vietnam, the bus dropped him off in the center of Secaucus and he took the long walk alone to the North End where his family lived. It was a lonel...
Parades, pumpkins, and haunted houses
North Bergen pulls out the stops for Halloween
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Screams and maniacal laughter could be heard from blocks away as hundreds of residents crowded the sidewalks around the high school after dark on Tuesday, Oct. 28. Inside could be found wandering z...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re going on vacation or just hanging out locally, take a photo with any Reporter newspaper, including the Bayonne Community News, and send it to us! We’d love to print it and show your neigh...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
Nov 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Vainieri elected freeholder Democrat Anthony Vainieri was elected as Freeholder of District Eight on Tuesday, Nov. 4. At press time the number of votes cast for him was 8,542, representing 75 perce...

past weeks news

Watching for deadly enterovirus
Local experts emphasize precautions
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer

Season of the witch
Halloween paints the town orange
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer