Bayonne Board of Education votes higher tax
Proposes more layoffs
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Taxpayers in Bayonne will face higher school taxes and layoffs for school district employees if the Board of Education’s 2017-2018 budget is approved as introduced on Thursday, March 16. The board,...
Who cares about the poor?
Trump proposes eliminating antipoverty programs
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayors across the country have been coming out against the Trump Administration’s recent budget proposal that would eliminate antipoverty programs, most notably Community Development Block Grants (...
PILOT approved for Harbor Pointe Marketplace
Bike share company chosen
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
The City Council on Wednesday, March 15, unanimously approved a 30-year PILOT (payment in lieu of taxes) agreement with a developer to build a commercial property on the Military Ocean Terminal Bas...
St. Patrick's Day Parade
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne Briefs
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CarePoint Health at Bayonne Medical Center was honored for the hospital’s years of support for the Relay for Life program. Dr. Vijay Singh (second from left), BMC Chief Medical Officer, and Catheri...
Friction at school district threatens parade participation
Agreement reached
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
When the Bayonne Public School Administrators Association (BPSAA) vowed to cease participation in extracurricular activities in retaliation for layoffs made by the Bayonne Board of Education (BBOED...
Bayonne celebrates Irish heritage
Irish flag raised over City Hall
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
Even though Irish-Americans in Bayonne are smaller in number than they once were, their presence today is as strong as their pride. St. Patrick’s Day is Friday, March 17, but as anyone who’s been t...
The last Gold Coast holdout
Will Bayonne get a ferry service?
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne wants more than anything to join the ranks of the ferry-serviced cities in Hudson County. Weehawken was first when Arthur Imperatore, a trucking magnate, bought 2.5 miles of Weehawken water...
Winning words and art
Reporter papers, magazines win 10 awards in statewide contest
Mar 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
The reporters, graphic artists, and advertising executives for the Hudson Reporter chain of newspapers recently won 10 awards in the prestigious Better Newspaper Contest run annually by the New Jer...
Bayonne Briefs
Mar 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Boat operator found dead in crashed boat on rocks near Bayonne Bridge The body of a 50-year-old boat operator was discovered on a small workboat near First Street by the Bayonne Bridge at around 8:...

Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014