BCB bank growing, expanding beyond county borders
Expansion means greater returns for investors, additional jobs
by Joseph Passantino
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 79 79 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne Community Bank, a successful local financial institution, is adding services, branches, and value to stockholders and city residents, according to President and CEO Thomas Coughlin. “We’re ...
The son also rises
Son of Bayonne 9/11 hero joins Port Authority police force
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A Bayonne man has become one of the “legacy” Port Authority police officers, children of officers killed on 9/11, after his graduation from the PA’s police academy on Aug. 22 and start of work on A...
Police Beat
by Joseph Passantino
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
Three charged with shoplifting from Wal-Mart Three out of towners were charged with shoplifting after police were called to a Bayonne Crossing Way store on Aug. 22, police said. Officers were dispa...
A STEM grows in Bayonne
New high school program will ready students for U.S. and global marketplaces
by Joseph Passantino
Sep 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
The STEM program, the next phase of The Academy for Fine Arts and Academics, has taken form at Bayonne High School, as school employees and summer student workers readied facilities for the opening...
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Greek Festival to feature entertainment by Teddy’s Place co-owner Many will be saying “Opa!” when the annual Jersey City Greek Festival is held on Saturday, Sept. 6, from noon to midnight, and Sund...
Slip sliding away
Bayonne water treatment facility studying sewer overflow in $1.3 million state project
by Joseph Passantino
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne is the site of a six-month pilot program assessing how to treat water runoff from storms that could have state or even national implications. The kickoff of the Wet Weather Flow Treatment a...
Reading is fundamental
New Bayonne district programs stress word knowledge, increased reading
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s not exactly reading, writing and arithmetic, but it’s pretty close. This year the focus of the Bayonne School District will be on reading, vocabulary, and eating well. Goals for students inclu...
Artfully drawing the community together
Show attracts people wanting to clean up and beautify the city
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
Artwork and an interest in keeping the city attractive merged in an event held Friday, Aug. 22 in the Bergen Point section. More than 75 people visited All Fit Studios on Broadway by Silver Street ...
Over 1,000 pages by September!
Kids’ summer reading assignments are piling up
by Jessica Sulima
Reporter correspondent
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 76 76 recommendations | email to a friend
For honors students in high schools around Hudson County, summer vacation has been invaded this year by men named Shakespeare, Sophocles, and Aristotle – and even a woman named Ayn Rand. At Bayonne...
Banner year at Marist
Anniversary celebration, college program, expanded arts all on the agenda
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
Marist High School officials expect their 2014-15 school year to be a momentous one, starting off with a fall celebration of the institution’s 60th anniversary, one which will run all year long, an...

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