We are Bayonne!
Incumbent mayor reflects on state of the city
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
A community in decline tends to hunker down to save itself – mistrustful of new people and new ideas. Bayonne is past that and has learned to love again as it claws its way out of the 2008 financia...
NJ nearing school funding agreement
Bayonne may receive additional $3.2 million
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne School district is not accustomed to good news, but here is some: under a newly proposed funding formula agreed to by leaders of the General Assembly and Senate, Bayonne would receive s...
Call for artists to beautify streetscapes in Bergen Point
Deadline June 23
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne Urban Enterprise Zone (UEZ) Bergen Point Art Installation Project is calling for artists to submit proposals to help transform Broadway in the Bergen Point neighborhood into an art stre...
Bayonne Briefs
Jun 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Three water mains, like the one seen here being installed in Hoboken, ruptured on Tuesday, leaving 130 residents without water. Clarification on Kuhl’s Tavern In the June 14 edition of the Bayonne ...
A victory lap
Primary may become forecast for municipal elections
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
The big winners in this year’s June primary elections were not even on the ballot. Both Bayonne Mayor Jimmy Davis and Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop hunkered down in their respective campaign headq...
Bayonne High School honors "Circle of Ten"
Jun 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
In keeping with a well-established tradition, Principal Richard J. Baccarella proudly announced the Bayonne High School Class of 2017 Circle of Ten, representing the top ten grade point averages at...
Bridget’s Garden
A community remembers Bridget O’Donnell
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Bridget O’Donnell, the five-year-old girl killed in a car accident at the 14A Turnpike exit along with her father, Tim, in February 2016, would have been a kindergarten student at Walter F. Robinso...
Bayonne Briefs
Jun 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Big Flow Drill at Port Newark The New Jersey UASI (Urban Area Security Initiative) Neptune Task Force conducted a big water flow exercise on Thursday, June 8, that offered a valuable training exper...
Tough time for negotiation
At the table with a broke school district
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne Board of Education’s (BBOED) May meeting was cancelled last week while the district juggles managing a fiscal crisis and a 10,000-student operation. As of now, 183 fewer faculty members...
Developing affordable homes in Bayonne
Groundbreaking for eight new units
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
The development boom in Bayonne has been much discussed in regional publications recently, often with praise. Residential housing developments are breaking ground left and right as the growing city...

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