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State audit of school board released
State monitor recommended
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 22, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
An audit of the finances at the Bayonne Board of Education (BBOED) between July of 2015 and June of 2016 by the Office of the State Auditor was released lastweek. The report showed the district did...
Bayonne eyes new Special Improvement District
Advisory board of MOTBY developers created
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne is looking to add another Special Improvement District (SID), this time away from the city’s center. Mayor James Davis issued an executive order to create an advisory board for a SID in the...
Bayonne super fan in the running
Finalist for Jets Fan Hall of Fame
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
No one in Bayonne, even Kenny Britt, has come as close to induction into an NFL team’s Hall of Fame as Bayonne’s Frank West. West, 44, won a Halloween costume contest in 2010 for a convincing Rex R...
City Hall unveils Hall of Heroes and veterans’ mural
Eagle Scout project soars
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne City Hall unveiled hundreds of photographs of Bayonne veterans that now hang in the building’s main hallway. The project was coordinated by local Boy Scout, Matt Piscopo, as part of a servi...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Dan Ward, BHS educator, to run for at-large city council seat Daniel Ward, Director of the Social Studies and Library/Media Science Programs at the Bayonne School District, announced that he will r...
Board of Education winners
Three trustees made their case
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 15, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
More than 16,000 Bayonne residents voted in the Board of Education election on November 7, voting in two new trustees and keeping one incumbent, according to the most recent unofficial results from...
Paying tribute to Las Vegas shooting victims
Bayonne resident delivers banner
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
In memory of the victims of the deadliest mass shooting in the nation’s history, Bayonne resident Carl Davis, 57, of 43rd Street, hung a banner at the memorial in Las Vegas titled “Bayonne, NJ mour...
Thanksgiving dinners for those in need
Bayonne continues tradition of giving
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Thanksgiving dinners and events abound in Bayonne, where local charities, nonprofits, churches, government, and the Chamber of Commerce host events for the benefit of the needy. For those hoping to...
Hit-and-run deaths on Kennedy Blvd. spur action
County officials launch month-long crackdown
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Nov 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Elected Hudson County officials and law enforcement are ramping up enforcement this month for Kennedy Blvd.’s five most dangerous intersections – based on accident data – in West New York, Union Ci...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Nov 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
BBOED audit results to be made public The results of an audit of the Bayonne Board of Education conducted by the NJ State Legislature Office of the State Auditor were released Tuesday, Nov. 14, acc...

past weeks news

Lock your car doors!
Crime and mischief in Bayonne
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

German cruise ship docks in Bayonne
Tourists take a look around
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

A visiting vessel
Barge ran aground on western shore
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

New use for an old warehouse
Premium wine finds a home in Bayonne
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Costco coming to Bayonne
Retail giant to join MOTBY development boom
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Gondola has Bayonne looking up
Concept gaining support
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Boo!
Halloween around the corner
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Destination Bayonne!
City initiatives foster community attachment
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Bayonne’s Renaissance man
John Hughes was in inspiration to all
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014