bayonne news

Leaders convene for criminal justice reform
Re-entry conference talks solutions
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
“Full disclosure, I’m a former crack addict, heroin addict. I’m not ashamed of where I come from,” said Tracey Syphax, President and CEO of the real estate firm, Phax Group LLC at the Annual Prison...
Beautifying Broadway
Streetscapes coming to Bayonne
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Art is coming to Bayonne, in the form of streetscapes, utility boxes, fire boxes, statues, and wall murals, from a variety of local artists in many locations, primarily in the Urban Enterprise Zone...
Wepner excited about the premiere of “Chuck”
Legendary Bayonne boxer’s life comes to silver screen
by Jim Hague
Apr 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Chuck Wepner is conducting an interview, no different than the thousands of others he has had to withstand during his now legendary boxing career. And in the animated interview, Wepner recalls one ...
If you work for the city, do you have to live here?
Legal complaint filed against Bayonne
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2017 | 4 4 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
In city politics, residents are trusted more than outsiders to serve the public good. This is especially true as national policies increasingly favor the few at the expense of the many. This dynami...
Bayonne Briefs
Apr 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Earth Day celebration Residents of Bayonne came together on Saturday, April 22 for Earth Day celebrations, where more than 700 residents banded together to clean up more than 14,000 pounds of trash...
Rising all around
New residences underway throughout Hudson County
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Both along the waterfront and on the western edges of Hudson County, new housing is rising for those who want to take advantage of the area’s beauty, parks, culture, and six forms of public transpo...
Unique businesses blossom here
Hudson County’s charms lure new companies, big and small
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Like a boom town in the Old West, Hudson County has seen a slew of big and boutique businesses flock here to take advantage of the location and amenities the area offers. “During the past three and...
Healthcare in Hudson
Amid national health care debate, local hospitals still adding services
by Hannington Dia
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
In the nation’s ongoing struggle over healthcare, 2016 proved to be an unstable period. Donald Trump promised he would immediately repeal and replace “Obamacare,” although that hasn’t quite happene...
Districts expanding and evolving
Local schools change programs, add buildings to grow with county population
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Education is supposed to be the “great equalizer” among people from different areas and backgrounds, said education reformer Horace Mann in the 18th century. New Jersey’s public schools rely on a c...
Marist and St. Anthony in dire straits
Problems identified and solutions sought
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 19, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Catholic schools in Bayonne and Jersey City have seen better days. At one time, the region had a thriving Catholic school system. Families attended mass and sent their children to Catholic elementa...

past weeks news

Request for resignation denied
Tensions between union and BBOED
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Bayonne Board of Education votes higher tax
Proposes more layoffs
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014