State audit of school board released
State monitor recommended
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 22, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 144 144 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...
Field of Heroes
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor On November 6, the Bayonne Board of Education under the leadership of Superintendent Michael Wanko conducted another amazing Field of Heroes celebration. Other leading members of the ...
HELPING HANDS
Safe Haven
What to do with kids when the dust settles
by Tara Ryazansky
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Jersey City resident Amy Albert was inspired to create Haven Adolescent Community Respite Center (HACRC) while working as a public defender in Brooklyn in 2016. She still works as coordinator of th...
HUSTLE AWARD WINNER
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
At our recent 20th Annual Bayonne Cal Ripken Baseball awards ceremony, Giovanni Libutti was selected as the Hustle award winner. Giovanni closes out a terrific Cal Ripken career playing for A Plus ...
MAMONE, JOANN
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
62, a lifelong resident of Bayonne, passed away at Kindred Hospital in Rahway, NJ with loved ones by her side on November 14, 2017. Joann worked for Colgate Palmolive Company and Provident Savings ...
MILAN, LOUIS
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
(August 23rd, 1927 - November 10th, 2017) was a Bayonne resident. He is predeceased by his parents, Paul and Mary (nee: Mokrzycki) Milan; his siblings, Adam, Joseph, Henry, Mary, and Frances. He is...
Mental health awareness
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: This was a 17-year-old who made the conscientious decision to steal an 8-year-olds sneakers. When the teen couldn't get the sneakers from the boy at school, the teen took it one step...
SPECIAL NEEDS OPEN GYM
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Yesenia and her father at the Division of Recreation Special Needs Open Gym! For more information on special needs sports, please contact Pete Amadeo at 201-858-6129 or email bayonnerec@aol.com.
Bayonne eyes new Special Improvement District
Advisory board of MOTBY developers created
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 130 130 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...
VANISHING
Artists as Urban Adventurers
A new book chronicles the life and death of 111 First St.
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
In 2007, a legendary JC building known only by its address, 111 First St., was demolished. Heritage and history lovers mourned because it once housed one of Jersey City’s iconic factories, the P. L...