It’s our waterfront, too
Master access plan for developers in the works
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne has embarked on a six-month project that will outline the public’s right to waterfront access, delineate what developers’ responsibilities are in providing that access, and possibly keep mo...
As the turbine turns
Problem with bearing resolved; fix on the horizon
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 10, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
The blades on Bayonne’s wind turbine may soon be turning again. The apparent problem that led to the breakdown of a piece with a 20-year lifespan that died after only three years has been solved. T...
Love at first sight?
County residents tell how they met the love of their life
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Sometimes it’s a chance encounter at a bar; other times it’s at work. Residents of several of Hudson County’s towns talked last week about how they met. For instance, Anna and Vitaly of Bayonne, bo...
Still talking
Board takes two actions to continue teacher contract negotiations
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne Board of Education trustees took two measures to allow talks about the teachers’ contract to continue, first invoking a doctrine of necessity at its Jan. 27 regular meeting, and then me...
Bayonne Briefs
Feb 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Lesniak supporting Prieto minimum wage bill State Sen. Raymond Lesniak (D-20) on Feb. 3 announced that he will sponsor the Senate companion bill to Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto’s legislation to ...
Floodgates open at Board of Education
Thirteen residents apply for two one-year Board of Trustee seats
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne Board of Education is once again top of mind, as 13 people applied for two vacant board of trustee seats by the deadline last week. Both of the seats are for an interim basis, finishing...
Jumping in head first
New education board president has his work cut out for him, but is positive about schools’ future
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
New Bayonne Board of Education President Joseph Broderick knows he has his hands full with a majority board of new school trustees and myriad issues affecting the Bayonne district over the upcoming...
From wheels to rentals
New residential structure could rise on Avenue B and 44th Street in less than two years
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
The site of an unused auto mechanic shop at the northeast corner of 44th Street and Avenue B may soon blossom into a 24-unit boutique luxury apartment complex. George Georgiadis of Soli Development...
Bayonne Briefs
Feb 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Master Plan survey and public sessions announced The city has released more information about the Master Plan Re-Examination Study, Community Survey, and Public Involvement Sessions. “Join in an op...
Muslim center sparks dissent
Opponents cite quality-of-life issues; supporters cite bigotry
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
East side residents say their opposition to the Muslim Community Center that has been proposed for 24th Street is still strong. Supporters say they are just as strong in support of the Bayonne Musl...