Ooh! Ahhhhh!
Places where you can and can’t see the fireworks this year
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
You can go to Bayonne or Jersey City to see Fourth of July fireworks, but not North Bergen, West New York, Weehawken, or Hoboken. You can go to Secaucus as well, but their celebration is two days b...
McGreevey speaks at Union City graduation
Ceremony focuses on the past, present and future
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
“No matter what else you achieve in your lives, this moment right now is blessed,” said former New Jersey Gov. Jim McGreevey to 766 graduates of Union City High School on Wednesday night. “But it i...
Hudson may get female prosecutor
Esther Suarez, nominated by Christie, would be first woman and Hispanic in post
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Superior Court Judge Esther Suarez was nominated as the new Hudson County prosecutor on Wednesday by Gov. Christopher Christie. If approved by the state Senate, she will become the first Hispanic a...
MAURIELLO, DR. GIUSEPPE
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
A funeral mass took place June 22 at Madonna Church on the Hill for Dr. Giuseppe Mauriello, 92, of Weehawken. He passed away June 15. He was born in Sant’Andrea di Conza (Italy), the only son of th...
‘LEAD’ by example
Fifth grade drug awareness grads get their day in the sun
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Neighbors must have thought Beyonce was in town, the way the kids were cheering on the field as Lori Michaels belted out a pair of songs. The occasion was the first annual LEAD Day, and the lucky r...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 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...
Redwings take flight
81 graduates made up Hoboken High School Class of ‘15
by Carlo Davis
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
After the tassels were turned and the caps were tossed, a group of newly minted graduates of Hoboken Junior Senior High School piled together at the center of the football field at John F. Kennedy ...
Jersey City adds six new fire vehicles
Biggest upgrade in a decade
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Fire Chief Gene Giancaspo moved around the green at Liberty State Park on June 24 like a kid on Christmas Eve, pausing to inspect each of the six new fire vehicles that were added to the fleet this...
Farm fresh at your table
New farmers markets add healthy options to local fare
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Nowadays residents of North Hudson can hardly toss a tomato without hitting a farmers market. New markets have cropped up in Union City and North Bergen, joining existing ones in neighboring commun...
Storage wars show comes to Hudson County
Local ‘pirates’ who bid on leftovers hope to become TV stars
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Although they don’t wear eye patches or scowl, the “storage pirates” of Hudson County are certainly characters in their own right, and are part of an emerging internet TV program shot in Jersey Cit...