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City ready for resurgence
Mayor Smith sees a Bayonne ready to bloom again
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 23, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
In his State of the City address to a breakfast meeting full of business leaders, Mayor Mark Smith said Bayonne is ready to emerge into the limelight again and become the last piece of the Hudson R...
At-large race the most packed in city council contests
Six candidates face off
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 23, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
One candidate is the sitting councilwoman who wants to finish what she has started. A second is an octogenarian taking his last stab at public office. A third is a database engineer heavily involve...
Batting for a hole in one?
City resident developing baseball-golf hybrid app
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
A former Bayonne High School pitching star is combining his love of baseball and technology into one effort, a smart-phone application called “Fun Go Golf,” his take on the real-life game that base...
Head to toe
Area healthcare provider offers full spectrum of healthcare for seniors
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne seniors can now receive the total range of healthcare services and related activities through one company now that Lutheran Senior Life at Jersey City has launched its all-inclusive care fo...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Apr 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor calls special meeting to adopt 2014 budget Mayor Mark Smith has called a special meeting of the Bayonne Municipal Council for Thursday, April 24 at 3:30 p.m. in the Dorothy E. Harrington Muni...
Transparency, taxes, and teachers’ contract highlight mayoral debate
Smith, Davis, Zanowic clash over hot-button issues
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 16, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
The man who is mayor—and the two who want to be—gathered at the Hoboken offices of the Hudson Reporter on Thursday, April 10, for the first of only two debates scheduled for the Bayonne mayoral can...
Free for all in Bayonne’s Third Ward
Five candidates vying for one council seat
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 16, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
One is the catalyst behind an elected school board drive. A second is a former candidate for Hudson County Sheriff. A third began the race on a slate, but is now running as an independent. Another ...
Blighted Broadway block could be rejuvenated with new development
Medical center facility being pushed by administration
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
A dilapidated city block in the heart of the city’s central business district could become ground zero in Bayonne’s effort to turn around the once-thriving Broadway shopping area. City officials an...
Tops in news reporting, advertising
Hudson Reporter wins eight awards in statewide contest
by Reporter Staff
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Writers and graphic artists for The Hudson Reporter newspapers recently won eight awards in the competitive statewide annual Better Newspaper Contest run by the New Jersey Press Association. The we...
Small business owner, lifelong public servant, and political science major
Second Ward opponents tout different skillets
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Apr 09, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
One is a small business owner who says he understands the average Bayonne retailer. Another is a former deputy fire chief known for mentoring the city’s youth. The third is a former legislative int...

past weeks news

No city tax increase in 2014
Bayonne introduces budget
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer

City optimistic about 2014 growth
Retail, housing, development all on upturn
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer

Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014