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 | 12 12 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 | 13 13 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 | 10 10 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 | 6 6 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 | 13 13 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...
Snow daze
Weekend blizzard blankets the city
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
This time the storm was just as predicted, with 20 or more inches of snow falling in the metropolitan area from Friday, Jan. 22 through Sunday, Jan. 24, including Bayonne, where residents woke up t...
Rejiggering city government
Restructuring will better serve residents, city contends
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
If all goes as expected at the next City Council meeting on Feb. 16, the administration will have the approval to restructure its government, doing away with the Municipal Services Department and s...
Bayonne Briefs
Jan 27, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Free workshop offered for parents of autistic children A free workshop, “Hidden Dangers – Keeping Children with Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities Safe in the Community, School, and Home,”...
Broadway rising
New L Group project at Fifth Street moving along, may start in September
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 20, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Progress on a proposed multi-story residential building at the former Bayonne Community Bank at 5th Street and Broadway continues to move along, and developer Lance Lucarelli of the L Group seeks t...
Project faces parking issues
Developer redrawing plans for project near 22nd Street Light Rail Station
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 20, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s back to the drawing board for the developer of a residential complex at 22nd Street and Avenue E, including coming up with a new parking plan and possibly reconsidering his request for a longt...

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