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Nor'easter update: rain all day, 1-3 inches of snow tonight on Thanksgiving Eve
Nov 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
HUDSON COUNTY -- Accuweather is predicting rain all day on Wednesday and 1-3 inches of snow at night in our area, making pre-holiday travel difficult. The snow will be mixed with rain and should mo...
Police identify suspect in hit-and-run
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NORTH BERGEN -- According to a press release, the Hudson County Sheriff’s Office has alleged that Rogelio Chavix-Tacen was the driver of the 2010 red Nissan Rogue that struck Union City brothers Mi...
CarePoint Health Donates over 9,000 turkeys throughout Hudson County
Nov 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
JERSEY CITY -- In preparation for the Thanksgiving holiday, CarePoint Health has donated more than $65,000 worth of turkeys, gift cards, and dinners to Hudson County residents. The turkeys will be ...
Holiday season kicked off in Bayonne
Nov 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – At 6:01 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 24, the holiday season officially began in the city. That’s because Santa Claus stepped out from a Bayonne Fire Department truck to the cheers of dozens of on...
NB police to run DWI checkpoint
Nov 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
NORTH BERGEN – Police Chief Robert Dowd of North Bergen announced that the department will operate a DWI checkpoint within the township on Nov. 26, Thanksgiving Eve. The checkpoint will be placed w...

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Sharing the holiday spirit
Where to get a free meal or volunteer for Thanksgiving
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
‘Tis the season not only of giving thanks, but of sharing. This is the time of year when many of our communities and businesses reach out to ensure that everyone, no matter their financial or famil...
City to offer $9.7M for park land
Also: Council members rip rolling reval, call for end of program
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
The city of Hoboken will offer chemical giant BASF Corporation $9.7 million for three empty lots it hopes to eventually turn into a signature park for northwest Hoboken that would also be a corners...
Waterfront wishes
Architect behind South Waterfront says more open space can be preserved
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Spend any amount of time talking urban design with Craig Whitaker, and he will tell you that the numbers people think matter don’t really matter. “A lot of the arguments [about future development] ...
‘On a mission from God’
Bayonne man finds, rescues isolated 80-year-old gravestone from Meadowlands
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
Fluke season had just begun, and Bruce Dillin of Bayonne was scouting the Hackensack River across from Laurel Hill Park in Secaucus for a spot to trap killie fish he could use as bait. “I remember ...
Sharing the holiday spirit
Where to get a free meal or volunteer for Thanksgiving
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
‘Tis the season not only of giving thanks, but of sharing. This is the time of year when many of our communities and businesses reach out to ensure that everyone, no matter their financial or famil...
School fountains may soon be flowing again
Lead abatement program is nearly finished
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
With one more round of tests to be done, some of the water fountains in Jersey City’s schools may soon be clear of lead contamination, said Luiggi Campana, the district business administrator. In 2...
Dorm named after lifelong Weehawken resident
Fairfield University honors alumnus and trustee
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
In recognition of the support it has received from alumnus and trustee John C. Meditz, ’70, of Weehawken, Fairfield University in October named a recently constructed residence hall as Meditz Hall....
Sharing the holiday spirit
Where to get a free meal or volunteer for Thanksgiving
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
‘Tis the season not only of giving thanks, but of sharing. This is the time of year when many of our communities and businesses reach out to ensure that everyone, no matter their financial or famil...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 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...
Secaucus in your pocket
New smartphone app provides comprehensive info, links to services
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The Secaucus Town Council meeting on Monday, Nov. 10 began with a special presentation by Wayne Sabella, IT coordinator for the town. Sabella announced the availability of a new smartphone app for ...
Sharing the holiday spirit
Where to get a free meal or volunteer for Thanksgiving
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
‘Tis the season not only of giving thanks, but of sharing. This is the time of year when many of our communities and businesses reach out to ensure that everyone, no matter their financial or famil...
Person of distinction
Resident honored with two awards for community efforts
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Melissa Pettignano of Secaucus wears a lot of hats, describing herself as an “author, entrepreneur, inspirational speaker, and professional music artist.” Now she can add another feather to her cap...
‘On a mission from God
’Bayonne man finds, rescues isolated 80-year-old gravestone from Meadowlands
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Fluke season had just begun, and Bruce Dillin of Bayonne was scouting the Hackensack River across from Laurel Hill Park in Secaucus for a spot to trap killie fish he could use as bait. “I remember ...
Bayonne Crossings to grow
New retail project being considered for Rt. 440
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne may see more retail outlets on Route 440 if a plan considered by the City Council and Planning Board moves forward. A City Council special meeting was called on Nov. 5 following a caucus se...
Happy Thanksgiving to all
Social service groups, churches making sure no one hungry on holiday
by By Joseph PassantinoReporter
staff writer
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne groups were working hard as the Thanksgiving holiday neared to make sure everyone who wanted to enjoy a meal on this special day would not be disappointed. Everyone is welcome to a Thanksgi...
Hit-and-run aftermath
Boy suffers brain injury; older brother in a coma after Kennedy Blvd. accident
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
It was supposed to be a pleasant family night out. It ended with two brothers in the hospital – one with his leg amputated and the other in a coma following brain surgery. The two Union City siblin...
Sharing the holiday spirit
Where to get a free meal or volunteer for Thanksgiving
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
‘Tis the season not only of giving thanks, but of sharing. This is the time of year when many of our communities and businesses reach out to ensure that everyone, no matter their financial or famil...
Upscale Monarch community attracts luxury renters to the Meadowlands
Nov 23, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The Monarch, the luxury rental community located directly across from MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, continues to be one of the hottest choices in the rental market this fall as renters discov...
Hit-and-run aftermath
Boy suffers brain injury; older brother in a coma after Kennedy Blvd. accident
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
It was supposed to be a pleasant family night out. It ended with two brothers in the hospital – one with his leg amputated and the other in a coma following brain surgery. The two Union City siblin...
Sharing the holiday spirit
Where to get a free meal or volunteer for Thanksgiving
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
‘Tis the season not only of giving thanks, but of sharing. This is the time of year when many of our communities and businesses reach out to ensure that everyone, no matter their financial or famil...
Upscale Monarch community attracts luxury renters to the Meadowlands
Nov 23, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The Monarch, the luxury rental community located directly across from MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, continues to be one of the hottest choices in the rental market this fall as renters discov...
Sharing the holiday spirit
Where to get a free meal or volunteer for Thanksgiving
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
‘Tis the season not only of giving thanks, but of sharing. This is the time of year when many of our communities and businesses reach out to ensure that everyone, no matter their financial or famil...
Hit-and-run aftermath
Boy suffers brain injury; older brother in a coma after Kennedy Blvd. accident
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
It was supposed to be a pleasant family night out. It ended with two brothers in the hospital – one with his leg amputated and the other in a coma following brain surgery. The two Union City siblin...
Upscale Monarch community attracts luxury renters to the Meadowlands
Nov 23, 2014 | 2 2 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The Monarch, the luxury rental community located directly across from MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, continues to be one of the hottest choices in the rental market this fall as renters discov...

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