Grenade almost spoils barbecue
Local resident found the device while cleaning backyard
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
A local family found a hand grenade in their backyard on East 51st Street while hosting a barbeque last week. The grenade turned out to be inactive and posed no danger to residents. The Jersey City...
Memorial to a train accident
Apr 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: The last edition of the Community News had an article about the missing West Sixth Street. What brought memories to me was the picture of the old CNJ railroad bridge remains. While i...
OSENENKO, NICHOLAS
Apr 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
of Red Bank, formerly of Bayonne, passed away on January 26, 2016. He was pre-deceased by his wife Shirley Glick (nee: Schwartz), his parents Genevieve and Nicholas Osenenko, and his brother Pvt. V...
County orders revaluation by 2019
Residents and mayor not amused
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson County Board of Taxation on Tuesday ordered the city of Bayonne to complete a citywide property revaluation by January 1, 2019. Since the last revaluation was 25 years ago, many properti...
BUDDY BASEBALL
Apr 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Come support Colin of the Cubs and all the players in the Division of Recreation Buddy Baseball League on Opening Day on May 7. Parade to begin at 10:15 a.m. on 9th Street and Broadway. Ceremony an...
A fracking letter to the editor
Apr 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: On May 14, lots of area residents will board buses in Teaneck and Wayne, NJ to attend a historic global climate action – BreakFree Albany, 2016! In the Northeast, we’ll descend on Al...
SLAGUS, DOLORES
Apr 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
of Bayonne, passed away at Bayonne Medical Center on April 12, 2016. Born in Bayonne, she was a lifelong resident. She retired from AT&T Technologies in Berkeley Heights and previously worked for W...
ASK THE UMP!
by Mike Lynch
Apr 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
NO PITCH QUESTION: In high school baseball, runner on first base, no outs; pitcher stops or hesitates in delivery because batter stepped out of box while holding up hand in request of Time. Is this...
Taking a bite out of life
Bayonne author’s ‘Apples from the Garden of Eden’ examines second chances
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
A Bayonne artist has expanded his creative horizons, writing a novel about life and a man’s bid for second chances; it’s been a cathartic experience. Rocco Scibetta, 57, is usually painting in acry...
Spring craft fair a success
Apr 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: I wish to thank all the vendors and shoppers who helped make the 56th Street Senior Center's Spring Craft Fair such a huge success. I especially wish to thank Pete Amadeo, Ralph Savo...