UPDATE: Police arrest alleged Hoboken hit-and-run driver in Zachary Simmons case
Jul 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
HOBOKEN -- A young man, Zack Simmons, 21, was struck and killed at Sixth Street and Willow Avenue in Hoboken in the wee hours of Saturday morning, June 25, in what police said was a hit-and-run acc...
Bayonne health fair rescheduled
Jul 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE - The health fair that was originally scheduled for Friday, July 8, has been postponed to Thursday, July 14 due to extreme heat. The fair, hosted by the city, will be located at Fitzpatrick...
Hudson County office of Emergency Management issues three advisories
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HUDSON COUNTY -- It's going to be hot today and tomorrow, the air quality is not good, and for a time, a flash flood warning was in effect. Those were the topics of an unprecedented three emergency...
Time to stop unfair out-of-network medical bills
Jul 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: The Out of Network Transparency Act, which will be up for a vote in the New Jersey Legislature soon, would help protect us from surprise medical bills. It would crack down on unfair ...
Thrashers shred fresh pavement at new skate park
Extreme sports get support in Hudson County
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jul 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
Skaters rarely see dedicated parks, or at least good ones. Before the opening of 1st Street Skate Park in Bayonne on June 21, skaters were relegated to what was essentially a parking lot with a few...
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75, lifelong resident of Bayonne, passed away peacefully on Sunday July 3 at the Bayonne Medical Center. Raymond worked for Delta Airlines at Newark Liberty Airport, Newark, N.J. for many years bef...
Superintendent McGeehan voted off
The bell rings on 17 years of service
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jul 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
At a Wednesday meeting, The Bayonne Board of Education (BBOED) voted against Superintendent Dr. Patricia McGeehan’s contract renewal 5-0, with four abstaining, marking an end to her 17 years at the...
CZWAKIEL, IRENE M. (nee: Mydosh)
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of Manchester, NJ, born and raised in Bayonne, wife of the late Michael L. Czwakiel; daughter of the late Chester and Josephine (nee: Janowicz) Mydosh; mother of Michelle Beicht and her husband Rob...
Ask the Ump!
by Mike Lynch
Jul 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
THREE FOOT RUNNING LANE QUESTION : In high school, baseball and softball, first base is unoccupied; catcher drops the third strike as ball gets away from catcher. Batter-runner advances to first ba...
Can you take care of yourself if you’re taking care of others?
New organization eases burden on caregivers for relatives
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jul 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
“There are only four kinds of people in this world—those who have been caregivers, those who currently are caregivers, those who will be caregivers, and those who need caregivers.” Former First Lad...