All-day Pre-K coming Bayonne’s way?
Short deadline to apply for state funding
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Aug 16, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
Funding for all-day pre-k may be heading to Bayonne as part of $25 million in earmarked funds from July’s state school funding agreement that netted Bayonne an additional $2.9 million. While those ...
Park improvements coming to Bergen Point
Upgrades to Collins Park; linear park planned
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne’s plans to revitalize parks across the city are chugging along. The Bayonne City Council this month approved a $1.7 million contract to Picerno-Giordano Construction to begin improvements o...
A weed grows in Secaucus
Local dispensary gets state permit to grow medical marijuana, set to open in Q4 2017
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
A medical marijuana dispensary is set to begin operations in Secaucus, after the state recently issued a permit for it to begin growing the plants. Harmony Foundation is on track to become New Jers...
Mrs. New Jersey vies for national title
For daughter of immigrants, pageants opened a lot of doors
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Jeannette Josue never meant to become a model or an actress, let alone the winner of a number of pageants, including her most recent title, Mrs. New Jersey. She said her goal when going to college ...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
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Coptic Festival Hundreds showed upto the Third Annual Bayonne Coptic Festival that took place the last weekend of July at St. Abanoub and St. Antonious Coptic Orthodox Church on 1325 Kennedy Boulev...
Better discipline
Reconfiguring deans and vice principals at BHS
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Aug 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
Change has been imminent since the Bayonne Board of Education (BBOED) voted not to renew the former superintendent’s contract last June, and imperative since the district’s financial crisis in Nove...
Suit settled against former sheriffs
County pays $120K to two former officers
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
Without granting any validity to the lawsuits brought against Hudson County by two former Hudson County Sheriff’s Department officers, the county has agreed on a $120,000 settlement. The settlement...
Broadway goes blue
National Night Out celebrated in Bayonne
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Aug 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne held its annual National Night Out festival on August 1, this time on Broadway instead of its usual location at 16th Street Park. “Pull over,” one kid commanded to a crowd off festival-goer...
A shoemaker’s son
Bayonne’s legendary shoe repair shop
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
Stephen Attardi Jr. is dead. He died of cancer at his second home in Thailand in January, but I only recently learned about it. Dead at 78, he left a lasting impression on me when I first started t...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
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Rutkowski Park Shoreline Cleanup The Bayonne Nature Club, in coordination with the Hackensack Riverkeeper, is hosting a shoreline cleanup at Rutkowski Park on Sunday, August 27 from 11 a.m. to 2 p....

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