New abatement strategy to help school district
City Council to vote on Holy Family purchase
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
The city council this week will vote on two controversial matters – the $2.5 million purchase of Holy Family and a 25-year tax abatement for a 10-story,mixed-use building set for development at Bro...
Bayonne pedals toward bike-share program
Jersey City and Hoboken are cycle cities
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
The City of Bayonne announced the issuance of request for proposals this week for the establishment and maintenance of a bike-share program in Bayonne. The program is a good fit with the developmen...
Bayonne to connect ‘jewels’ of western shore
With help from $900K DEP grant
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne is one of eight municipalities and three counties in the watershed of the lower Passaic River and Newark Bay complex that were awarded more than $53 million in grants from the New Jersey De...
Local voices on national issues
Booker hosts mobile office at City Hall
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
While New Jersey Democratic Senator Cory Booker and his congressional colleagues were in Washington, D.C., participating in congressional hearings for high-profile cabinet appointments, his mobile ...
Bayonne Briefs
Feb 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne High School awarded $10,000 for Sustainability Project Sustainable Jersey for Schools and the New Jersey Education Association (NJEA) announced that Bayonne High School has been awarded a $...
The ‘Power List’
Our annual ranking of Hudson County’s most influential
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
The status of each of Hudson County’s most influential people rises and falls from year to year. Influence can mean different things, not only political power. Artists, activists, and not-for-profi...
Bayonne fights for adequate school funding
Makes case to Assembly committee
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
Superintendent Dr. Patricia McGeehan and Business Administrator Leo Smith visited the NJ Assembly’s Education Committee in Hackensack on Wednesday, February 1 to present the Bayonne School District...
Council to vote on abatement for Resnick’s site
Third Ward Councilman ready for debate
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
At a January meeting, the City Council introduced a resolution to be voted on at the council meeting on February 15, which would give a 25-year tax abatement to a ten-story development on 46th Stre...
Bayonne Briefs
Feb 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Bike-share RFP issued The City of Bayonne announced the issuance of request for proposals this week for the establishment and maintenance of a bike-share program in Bayonne. Time will tell whether ...
Heads roll at the BBOED
Layoffs, demotions, and an interim superintendent tapped
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
In a meeting on January 25, the Bayonne Board of Education laid off 16 district employees and demoted six others amid a $2 million budget deficit facing the district. It also appointed Michael A. W...

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