Raise the Roadway ahead of schedule
Slated to be at 219 feet by September
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
The Raise the Roadway project that began in May of 2013 is due to finish six months ahead of schedule,Gov. Christopher Christie announced, setting a date of June 30. The Port Authority of New York ...
The Bleeder premieres
May 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Photos by Victor M. Rodriguez In Chuck Wepner’s famous fight against Muhammad Ali, he didn’t win the fight, but he knocked the greatest boxer of all time to the ground. Could a full-feature, star-s...
Bitcoin is here
Currency, capital, or ransom?
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
Bitcoin is catching on. Not only are some small businesses in Hudson County accepting the crypto currency, hackers are demanding ransom in it, and residents are investing in it like capital. Bitcoi...
Awards for valor
Local public safety heroes get recognition for efforts in 2016
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
When Hoboken police received the first report on Sept. 29, 2016, they were told that a Hudson Bergen Light Rail train had struck a vehicle near the crossing at Paterson Plank Road. They soon learne...
Bayonne Briefs
May 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Groundbreaking on Avenue E City officials broke ground on another major development in the neighborhood of the 22nd Street light rail station, at the former site of Bayonne Plumbing. Sky Lofts Sout...
New medical facility coming to Broadway
What will it be?
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 10, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
The revitalization of Broadway is underway, and its largest addition, a three-story, 80,000- square-foot medical facility on 24th Street,owned and operated by the nonprofit RWJ Barnabas Health,is d...
Some water on the fire
Bayonne school board reinstates 88 of 287 laid-off teachers
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne Board of Education passed a $127 million budget at a special meeting on May 8, which allows them to keep 88 of 287 teachers they planned to lay off. The budget also requires a 5.6 perce...
Light rail on track
NJ Transit holds public hearing for HBLR extension
by Hannington Dia
Reporter staff writer
May 10, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
New Jersey Transit held two public hearings on the planned Hudson-Bergen Light Rail extension into Bergen County on April 24. The project would add seven new stops to the existing service, all nort...
Bayonne Briefs
May 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Correction In the March 29 edition of the Bayonne Community News, we reported that Marist High School’s enrollment was 76 students. Its freshman enrollment is 76 students. Its full enrollment is 30...
Miracle at Marist
High school raises enough to avoid shutdown
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 03, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 135 135 recommendations | email to a friend
The rumors were true. Marist High School will remain open for the 2017-2018 school year after announcing in late March that it was at risk of closing if unable to raise $1.5 million. While the scho...

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