north bergen news

Sacco team wins 2-1 over Wainstein
Commissioners to choose mayor, departments Tuesday
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
“Four more years.” The phrase was repeated jubilantly by many of the well-wishers who turned out for Mayor Nicholas Sacco’s victory celebration on Tuesday night, May 12, following his sweep at the ...
Sumo in the schools
Guttenberg event raises funds for class trip
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Two very round, grimacing opponents faced off across the circular red ring while the crowd roared their support. Moments later the two foes charged – okay, waddled – toward one another, bouncing in...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
May 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 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...
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Guttenberg Arts celebrates first anniversary Over the last year Guttenberg Arts has achieved many accomplishments with the support of a growing community of friends and partners dedicated to making...
NB elections are May 12
Profiles of main candidates, and their accusations against each other
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Eleven candidates are running for five commissioner seats in the North Bergen municipal election on May 12. Two full tickets of five individuals are running – one led by incumbent Mayor Nicholas “N...
So you thought elections were crazy in your city?
Candidates in WNY, NB mayoral races own homes in other towns
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Residency has been a hot topic in the current election cycle, with candidates in both North Bergen and West New York having their eligibility questioned due to owning property (and possibly a home)...
Best places to take your dog
Hudson County locales to run, romp, and sniff
by Joe Granat
Reporter Correspondent
May 10, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Owning a dog, some may say, is similar to having a child. Except children are allowed to go everywhere their parents take them, for better or worse. Trying to find activities that are “dog friendly...
A hands-on lesson in civics
Students view county government from the inside
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Christina Skop did her best to keep order as chairman of the Hudson County Board of Freeholders during this year’s Student Government Day on April 2. But like her counterpart in the adult version, ...
Ten new firefighters serving North Hudson
Six officers promoted in rank
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Ten new recruits joined the ranks of North Hudson Regional Fire & Rescue (NHRFR), and six officers were promoted during a ceremony at Schuetzen Park in North Bergen. The agency fights fires in five...
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‘Taste of India’ coming to the Kennedy Branch Library on May 9 The North Bergen Free Public library is pleased to announce that the Kennedy Branch will be hosting “Taste of India” on Saturday, May ...

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We will rock you
Painted rocks in Braddock Park cause controversy
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer