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Bayonne Bike Share near the finish line
Program could lure young professionals
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne’s bike share program is almost ready for installation. “Bayonne Bike Share” signs are beginning to pop up around town with maps indicating the locations of seven stations dispersed evenly t...
All-day pre-k program expanded
Lottery system to place students
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne School District is expanding pre-k this year to dozens of students starting on November 1 after it applied for and was awarded a Preschool Education Expansion Aid (PEEA) grant of $770,9...
Pizza acrobat throws dough for celebrities
Local pizzeria owner featured on The Gong Show
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
When professional pizza-thrower Giuseppe “Joe” Montuori, owner of Pizzalino’s on Avenue A in Bayonne, stepped onto ABC’s “The Gong Show” in September, actors Courtney Cox, Will Arnett, and Isla Fis...
From chromate cleanup to (someday) development
Torricelli discusses challenges in removing contamination to create new Gold Coast
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 20, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Fifteen years after setting aside his career in politics, former Sen. Robert Torricelli still looks pretty much the same. His hair has gone gray, but he still has the same bearing of someone still ...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
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Petition to rescind residency ordinance Residents are collecting signatures for a petition to reverse an amendment to the city’s residency ordinance passed by the City Council in August. The amendm...
That’s a lot of cargo
Bayonne Bridge can now handle huge container ships
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
A crowd gathered along Dennis Collins Park on Thursday morning to watch one of the new behemoth container ships, the CMA CGM Theodore Roosevelt, navigate the newly-deepened Kill Van Kull and under ...
The Bridge Arts Festival kicks off with a bang
Food, entertainment, and art at Dennis Collins Park
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
Two stages of music and dance performances, food trucks, and artist tents packed into Dennis Collins Park on Saturday, September 9, for the Bridge Arts Festival, sponsored in part by the Bayonne Co...
Residents to help curb feral cat population
Trap, neuter, spay certification held at city hall
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
“There’s a feral cat problem in Bayonne. We all know that,” said Bayonne Health Officer, Vinnie Revelli in front of a crowd of Bayonne residents who came to city hall for a certification course in ...
Video monitors may come to light rail
NJ Transit launches a pilot program
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 13, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Riders of the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail (HBLR) may have noticed a new feature on the rail cars in recent months. As part of a pilot program by NJ Transit, video monitors, one on each side facing the...
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Interfaith memorial service held at Teardrop Memorial Bayonne residents, public officials, and faith leaders from various religious organizations gathered at the Teardrop Memorial at Harbor View Pa...

past weeks news

Curtains for cabs
Ride-sharing companies stealing the show
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Opening doors to employment
Training programs that work
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

City Council revises residency ordinance
Crude oratory follows
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Local actor is a real character
Bayonne’s Dan Gregory
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Let the sun shine in
Revised Master Plan adopted
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014