Bayonne bounds forward
Progress fueled by development, open spaces, and transportation
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New buildings are bound to change the face of Bayonne, two of which will create a truly urban skyline and become landmarksto be seen from miles around: twin 22-story towers on North Street. Meanwhi...
Putting experience to the test
Councilman Gary La Pelusa to work for county parks department
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
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Councilman Gary La Pelusa is coming off a blowout victory in the three-way Third Ward council race in May, where he won with 60 percent of the vote. His next step, other than continuing his service...
Signs of improvement
NJ Transit installs informative touchscreen kiosks
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
The Hudson-Bergen Light Rail is beginning to solve its signage problems by going big – screens, that is. Light rail stations at Exchange Place and Newport, as well as the Hoboken Terminal and Newar...
Bayonne Briefs
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Bike share program expands, rebrands as Jersey Bike Hudson Bike Share rebranded as Jersey Bike and expanded in Bayonne after a trial period that lasted from the fall of 2017. The bike share program...
Reporter newspapers sold to Newspaper Media Group
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Hudson Reporter Publishers Lucha Malato and David Unger have announced the sale of their company, Hudson Reporter Assoc. LP, to the Newspaper Media Group (NMG) of Cherry Hill. NMG is the publisher ...
Board of Education ratifies teachers’ contract
Trustee Mary Jane Desmond abruptly resigns
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 138 138 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne Board of Education ratifieda four-year teachers’ contract at a meeting on Wednesday, May 30, that collectively nets teachers a 12.7 percent raise. After months of negotiations, the Bayo...
Rides, music, misting, beer, and Captain Bayonne!
Hometown Fair is back for fourth consecutive year
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
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The old Hometown Fair started in 1991 and took up a mile-long strip of Broadway. The event was then moved to Hudson County Park for two years starting in 2001 and was renamed “Reflections of Bayonn...
Produce, pickles, and much more
The farmers market is back
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 187 187 recommendations | email to a friend
After the Bayonne farmers market was rained out on May 22, it officially began on Tuesday, May 29 at Fitzpatrick Park on 27th Street and Avenue C and will continue every Tuesday from 2-7 p.m. until...
Bayonne Briefs
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Bayonne man killed by payloader at North Bergen recycling facility Angelo Maietta, 31, of Bayonne was killed by a payloader at Lincoln Recycling in North Bergen at around 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Ju...
Hudson Reporter journalists, artists win state awards
Recognized by Garden State Journalists Association
Jun 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
The reporters and graphic artists for the Hudson Reporter newspapers recently won six writing, one photography, and eight layout awards in the 2017 Memorial Journalism Awards run annually by the Ga...