bayonne news

City Council adopts $135.5 million budget
Cresci, Kopko fire accusations, council responds
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Six months after introducing a budget and making subsequent adjustments for a $15 million Kate Howard development deal that fell through, the City Council passed a $135.5 million amended municipal ...
Bayonne’s favorite hot dog stand
Family, friends, community, and kraut
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Hot dogs have a special place in the hearts and stomachs of Bayonne residents. Even Mayor James Davis referenced memories of hot dogs and Yoo-Hoo from his childhood in his State of the City Address...
BHS unveils new weight facility
Coach set records in shot-put and powerlifting
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
In what was formerly called “the basement” of Bayonne High School is now a Walk of Fame leading up to the new Strength and Conditioning Center, which was unveiled on Wednesday, September 21, with B...
Art scene heats up
Painters shine in Bergen Point
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Bergen Point is fast becoming a hotbed of Bayonne art and culture. On Saturday, Sept. 24, Celebrate Boho Art, an art festival in the Bergen Point section, celebrated with the grand opening of the a...
Bayonne Briefs
Sep 28, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Aerial gondola envisioned for Staten Island-Bayonne commute A design contest for a conceptual gondola that would connect Staten Island commuters to Bayonne’s 8th Street Light Rail Station has been ...
BEOF hosts Exalt to Excellence party
Attendees in white shine light on giving back
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne Economic Opportunity Foundation (BEOF) hosted its first annual Exalt to Excellence White Party fundraiser on Saturday, September 17 at the BCB Bank Pavilion. The foundation provides ser...
Bayonne affordable housing plan approved by court
City to rehabilitate 32 units over 10 years
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
The city of Bayonne is one step closer to completing its master plan after its affordable housing component was approved following an August 23 compliance hearing at the Hudson County Courthouse. J...
Face of the parade
Singer and model is a regular feature in Hudson County
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Many people who routinely watch the New Jersey Cuban Parade when it makes its way through Hudson County each June know Nicole Falcon‘s face. She is the pretty woman who waves from the top of one of...
Science and parties, perfect together
Liberty Science Center hosts adult-themed party
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
The Liberty Science Center, which debuted in 1993 in Jersey City near Liberty State Park, has long been a favorite for Hudson County kids. Now the interactive museum is offering a special event for...
Bayonne Briefs
Sep 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Skate park to be dedicated to Tyler J. Sellers On Saturday, September 24 at 1 p.m., the 1st Street Skate Park that opened in Bayonne on June 21 will be dedicated to Tyler J. Sellers, who died ridin...

past weeks news

Bayonne marks September 11 attacks
Faith leaders lead ceremony
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

New Art Gallery set to open
A bridge to the community
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Harbor-deepening project ends
Big ships to bring new trade
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

McGeehan hypes new school year
Focus on tech and vocational education
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Bikers boost motorcycle safety
Classic cars and bikes display
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Bayonne’s battle for animal control
Citizens have their say
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Bridgemen go out on top
Reinvention on the horizon
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014