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8th Street renaissance
State plan would revitalize downtown corridor
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
A state plan for the revitalization of the 8th Street Hudson-Bergen Light Rail station and surrounding areas could mean an increased number of downtown businesses, utilization of now-dormant lots, ...
Sixteen seeking two seats
Battle for Board of Ed has begun following resignations
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
A seat on the Bayonne Board of Education has become the hottest ticket in town, with 16 residents vying for two openings on the nine-member board after two board members recently stepped down. The ...
Top honors for ads, art, investigative reporting
Reporter chain wins 14 awards in prestigious journalism competition
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
The writers, graphic artists, and advertising account executives for the Hudson Reporter newspapers recently won 14 awards in the prestigious Better Newspaper Contest run annually by the New Jersey...
Kosher wines and oil additives
Two companies putting Bayonne development on map
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
The expansion of an international food and wine distributor in Bayonne is “99 percent done.” The new warehouse of Royal Wine Corp., also known as Kedem Wines, is nearly completed at 22nd Street on ...
State of the county
DeGise celebrates county’s achievements and maps out future plans
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 25, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County is doing better, according to the review of the State of the County over the last year given by County Executive Tom DeGise to the Hudson County Board of Freeholders on Feb. 12. Befor...
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Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Call for Bayonne artists to paint parachute cloth mural The Community Development Division’s Mural Program is seeking artists to work on a parachute cloth mural indoors, which will then be adhered ...
Miracle on 34th Street
None hurt as firefighters put out four-alarm blaze near Judicke’s
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Dozens of firefighters from five fire departments helped extinguish a four-alarm fire on West 34th Street on Monday, Feb. 16, just doors away from the landmark Judicke’s bakery. The fire, believed ...
And the beat goes on
BOE Finance Committee, Corporation Counsel duel
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
The war of words continues in the ongoing battle between city and Board of Education officials about millions of dollars the administration says the board owes it for completed school projects. The...
Cooking up a storm
City firefighters defending their trophy at state contest
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne’s bravest not only know when to flex their muscles during firefighting, they also have an expertise they showcase in a kitchen. Long shifts in the firehouse lead to a number of hungry firef...
Lobbying is intense for a new county prosecutor
Freeholders ask Gov. Christie to make an appointment
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Informed sources said recently that Superior Court Judge Esther Suarez will be named as the new Hudson County prosecutor as part of a compromise agreement, provided Gov. Christopher Christie signs ...

past weeks news

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Getting a chance
Released prisoners ask for benefit of doubt
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer

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Champ to grace mural
Midtown art project will pay tribute to Wepner
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer

County investigating deaths
Mother and daughter found dead in home
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer

EMS contract awarded to McCabe
City continues with company, but with $0 fee
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer

Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014