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Residents push for Bayonne animal shelter
Liberty Humane Society wins animal control contract
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne City Council decided to change the city’s animal control contract from NJ Animal Control and Rescue (NJACR) to Liberty Humane Society (LHS) at an April 18 meeting. NJACR, which has been...
Mayor James Davis touts Bayonne’s growth
State of the City address is platform for campaign message
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne mayor’s State of the City address is usually delivered in June. But during an election year, holding the mayor’s biggest annual speech before the May 8 election was a campaign coup. May...
The world’s her oyster
Anna Rezk nabs eight Ivy League acceptance letters
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s not every day a member of the community is accepted into all eight Ivy League schools, but that was the honor bestowed on Anna Rezk, 18, a senior at High Tech High School in North Bergen who l...
Community cleanup
Earth Day is the impetus
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Nearly 600 Bayonne residents – about one percent of the city’spopulation – participated in a citywide cleanup on the morning of Saturday, April 21, in the spirit of the country’s annual springtime ...
Bayonne Briefs
Apr 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
City bids out for a ferry operator At an April 18 meeting, the Bayonne City Council took an integral step toward bringing a ferry terminal to the former Military Ocean Terminal Base where thousands...
Parking? Payments? Public transit?
Mayoral candidates vie for most likely to succeed
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
As the May 8 mayoral election nears, candidates Mitchell Brown, James Davis, and Jason O’Donnell debatedthe issues, pitchingtheir visions for the future of Bayonne. The debate took place on April 1...
Recreation for all
Dennis Collins Park rededicated
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Dennis Collins Park, at the southern tip of Bergen Point, was officially rededicated last weekend after a six-month renovation project. In the first phase of two renovations, the park was remodeled...
Bayonne Briefs
Apr 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 310 310 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne firefighter placed on paid suspension after alleged racist social media posts A Bayonne firefighter, Keith Castaldo, was suspended with pay after he allegedly posted racially disparaging im...
Residents want parking!
Mayoral candidates fight for spaces
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 394 394 recommendations | email to a friend
Jim O’Halloran, 80, was walking along midtown Broadway. “If I pull out of my parking space at home, you can’t get back in,” he said. “You can’t get out of your house.” Ask people on the street what...
Bayonne to host region’s first semipro soccer team
NJ teamsters to play at Vet’s Stadium April to November
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 534 534 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne now has a semipro soccer team to root for in the Northeast Conference of the American Division in the United Premier Soccer League (UPSL) – NJ Teamsters Football Club (FC). The UPSL is an a...

past weeks news

Board of Ed adopts budget
Property tax levy included
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Seeing in the dark
BFD equips firefighters with infrared cameras
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Driveway disputes
Unclogging off-street parking
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Tail of two contracts
Bayonne poised to ditch animal control provider
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Students demonstrate against mass shootings
Walkouts across Bayonne
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014