Getting into the 21st Century
Bayonne unveils its new and improved police station
Jan 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Although there is still a long list of items that need to be fixed before the new police station can be used, police and city officials are pleased as punch about it. This is the first upgrade sinc...
Fighting cancer
BMC cancer center provides state-of-the-art treatment
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Walking into the waiting room for the 5,200-square-foot Lorraine M. LaPilusa Cancer Treatment Center at Bayonne Medical Center is like walking into someone’s living room. It has softer lights that ...
Clash over lack of contract
Teachers claim they can’t afford BOE offer
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
For the second month in a row, teachers protested before the Bayonne School Board at the Jan. 24 meeting about the lack of contract after two-and-a-half years. His voice hoarse from shouting, Teach...
Things are buzzing for Bayonne development
Redevelopment projects moved to the front burner in 2013
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
A six-story apartment complex slated for John F. Kennedy Boulevard and West 44th Street could get back on track if the City Council and the Bayonne Planning Board agree to expand the redevelopment ...
The next generation
11 new police officers sworn in
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
The bagpipes echoed in the room and filled the Dorothy Harrington City Council Chambers on Jan. 10, not in a dirge of sorrow, but in a harmony of hope as Bayonne held a swearing-in ceremony for 11 ...
Wine company expansion gets royal treatment
After approving abatement, city council sets up company with state loan
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
With Bayonne industry in decline for decades, the City Council at its Jan. 16 meeting took another step to support the expansion of Royal Wine by introducing an ordinance that would allow the compa...
A team effort
Advocates for rent control compare notes
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 23, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Rent advocates came together on Jan. 15 to compare notes and lick their wounds after a long battle in Bayonne and Hoboken to preserve rent control in their respective cities. The most recent of the...
On her way
Hope Vista has a history in music
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
Years ago, when she still posted on her music on YouTube, Hope Oberwanowicz – better known as Hope Vista – looked forward to getting more than one million views. Now that she has, this former Bayon...
Bayonne Briefs
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Coast Guard seeks Bayonne Bridge comments The Coast Guard has scheduled public hearings and is seeking comments on its draft environmental assessment for raising the Bayonne Bridge to allow larger ...

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