‘Fantastico!’
Library serves ‘A Taste of Italy’ to hundreds
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Columbus Day isn’t until Oct. 12, but the Italian American community was out in full force six months early when the North Bergen Public Library held their “Taste of Italy” event on April 25. The a...
Police, responders honored for saving official’s life
Deputy public safety director revived after heart stopped
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
“I’ve dealt with gangs, with guns, with drugs,” said Sgt. Juan Barrera of the Guttenberg Police Department. “It’s nothing compared with seeing your friend or coworker basically die in your arms.” D...
Baseball on parade
Little Leaguers march proudly through town
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen Mayor Nicholas Sacco and his team of commissioners, along with Commissioner Candidate Julio Marenco, Freeholder Anthony Vainieri and North Bergen Chief of Police Robert Dowd, joined hu...
Reporter on Vacation
Take a photo with your newspaper and send it in!
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 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...
Saint Peter’s University advances with new high-tech facilities and innovative programs
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State-of-the-art facilities and cutting-edge programs are becoming increasingly important to today’s undergraduate and graduate students. Saint Peter’s has responded to this demand with updates to ...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
May 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Two town employees charged with theft; impacts mayoral campaign Two North Bergen township employees were charged this week with allegedly falsifying their time sheets to collect pay for time when t...
Construction begins on Guttenberg school addition and rec center
New shared-use facility set to open January 2017
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
The good news: Guttenberg is getting a recreation center after years without one, and the Anna L. Klein School is getting a much-needed addition to alleviate overcrowding and increase resources. It...
NB cops compete for Biggest Loser
Contest will benefit Special Olympics of New Jersey
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Nearly three dozen North Bergen police officers are currently pitted against one another in a difficult and challenging competition, with every last one them a loser. At least that’s the goal. They...
Sacco-backed candidates win NB school race
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Twelve people ran this year for three available seats on the North Bergen school board. When the dust settled and the votes were counted, the three candidates in the “Our Children First 2015” team ...
Slab of history unearthed in Secaucus
Lost base of statue found on former pig farm
by Art Schwartz
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
While clearing the grounds of a former pig farm on the Secaucus/Jersey City border in preparation for building two new warehouses, a worker from Hugerich construction stumbled across a huge block a...