bayonne news

Earn here, so live here?
City activists want municipal workers to be residents
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Do they have to or don’t they? That’s one of the big questions in the city now, as two online petitions collect signatures to push for enforcement of the city ordinance requiring municipal workers ...
Resolving to remember the Holocaust
Observance continues, so history is not repeated
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
This year, the Bayonne community will continue one of its annual missions, never to let citizens forget what happened during World War II, when 11 million people were killed in the Holocaust. The c...
Exxon Mobil agreement ‘horrific’
Environmentalists, local officials dismiss proposed pact
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 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...
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 | 8 8 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...
BRIEFS
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
Republican switches parties
Flores enters 31st Assembly race as a Democrat
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
City resident Washington Flores has entered the already crowded 31st District Democratic Assembly race, filing his petitions at the March 30 deadline to run for one of two contested Assembly seats....
Leaving on a high note
Quintela proud of achievements as she exits BEOF
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
When Ana Quintela walks out of her Bayonne Economic Opportunity Foundation office on April 10 for the last time, she will be proud of her four years at the helm, where she brought BEOF into the 21s...
Put up your dukes
Former world champion boxer now calling Bayonne home
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
The pride of Palo del Colle, Italy, says his new hometown reminds him of his first hometown. That’s pretty much why Vito Antuofermo, 63, former undisputed world middleweight champion, set down root...
Resnick’s property to be redeveloped
One of two Broadway locations slated
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
The city is moving ahead with developers on a couple of major projects which will affect Broadway in both the uptown and midtown areas. The newer of the two initiatives involves the Resnick Hardwar...
BRIEFS
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Proposed Exxon settlement posted The details of the proposed settlement between the Exxon Mobil Corporation and the state of New Jersey on site remediation in Bayonne and Linden have been posted on...

past weeks news

Hole-y mess on city streets
Potholes add up after cold and snowy winter
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer

BRIEFS

Taxes to rise
Three-percent hike, officials say
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer

Score?
City negotiating to take over school ice rink
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer

BRIEFS

City readying budget
Taxes will rise, but how much is the question
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer

No gunfight at BOE corral
Sides talk, agree to meet again
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer

Third one a charm
Last of Peninsula-related lawsuits drawing to close
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer

Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014