Exxon Mobil agreement ‘horrific’
Environmentalists, local officials dismiss proposed pact
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
City, county, and environmental officials have greeted the state’s posting of the proposed $225 million cleanup settlement with the Exxon Mobil Corporation the same way they dealt with it six weeks...
BRONZE MAGIC
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Wizards capture bronze in the JCC of Bayonne Indoor Soccer Jr. Division. Pictured from left are Paige Higgins, Adonis White, Jonathan Tom, Miguel Vargas, Aaliyana Cifuentes, David Matos and Coach D...
SLOOTSKY, MURRAY
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passed away on April 4, 2015. Born and raised in Bayonne, lived in Long Branch. He served his during WW II aboard the U.S.S. Wassach. He worked for many years for the New York & New Jersey Port Aut...
Recovering from preventable house fires
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To the Editor: On February 23 at 1:30 a.m. a fire started in the second floor apartment of our three-family home on 54th street. Thankfully no one was hurt but due to the amount of fire and water d...
HCDO Assembly picks not shoo-ins
Democratic candidates plug education, transportation, and working-class rights
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson County Democratic Organization (HCDO) 31st District Assembly candidates Nicholas Chiaravalloti of Bayonne—Mayor Davis’s pick—and Angela McKnight of Jersey City held their first team meet...
Mernar earns most valuable player honors with champion BYSA team
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Pictured is John “Lightning” Mernar, the 2014 Division 3 BYSA League MVP. Since his start at age 5, he became an accomplished player with the association, scoring many goals including 40 this year;...
TROY, MARION "DEBBIE"
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
60, passed away on April 9, 2015, at St. Clare's Hospital in Sussex. Born in Jersey City, she lived in Bayonne before moving to Wantage. She was predeceased by her brother, Brad Hippi, and her sist...
Smith’s half-truths
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To the Editor: Are half-truths the same as lies? That's the question that kept coming to my mind as I read the latest letter by former Mayor Smith. His attempt to rewrite history to lay all the bla...
BRIEFS
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Traffic tie-ups in rush hour being addressed Traffic has been tied up for a week and half coming into Bayonne during the morning rush hour, including a 3 1/2-mile delay on Thursday, April 9, and of...
Port Authority announces bridge closures
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BAYONNE – The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has announced closures of the Bayonne Bridge as part of its “Raise the Roadway” project. Multi-hour closures will be instituted on Thursday, ...