What’s behind Fulop’s Bayonne bluster?
Boxed into an old debate and a political brouhaha
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 185 185 recommendations | email to a friend
By now it’s old news that Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop is not endearing himself to Bayonne residents or their city officials. In a bizarre twitter storm last week, he bashed “Bayonne box” homes a...
Bayonne’s animal control contractor in hot water
Fired from job at North Bergen Housing Authority
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Apr 11, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently, the North Bergen Housing Authority fired Director of Security Geoffrey Santini, who had been accused in an NBC News investigative report of spending most of his time on his animal control...
Bayonne Briefs
Apr 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne mayoral candidates debate Mayoral candidates Dr. Mitchell Brown, Mayor James Davis, and Jason O’Donnell participated in a debate at the Hudson Reporter office on 20th Street and Broadway on...
New MOTBY warehouse space to create thousands of jobs
WWII-era warehouses to be demolished
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 516 516 recommendations | email to a friend
Legislators and local representatives celebrated last week the purchase of 90 acres of land on the former Military Ocean Terminal Base (MOTBY) by a private equity company that will construct 1.6 mi...
The truth about ‘fake news’
Bogus stories still spread around internet, while president slams the fact-checkers
by Marilyn Baer, Hannington Dia, and Caren Matzner and Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writers
Apr 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
While political commentators have worried recently about the spread of “fake news” during American elections, local towns like Bayonne and Hoboken have suffered from it as well. In Bayonne, each el...
Board of Ed adopts budget
Property tax levy included
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 04, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne Board of Education (BBOED) adopted a proposed budget for the 2018-2019 school year at a March 27 meeting that includes a 2.87 percentproperty tax increase for a total levy of $68.3 mill...
Bayonne Briefs
Apr 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Super PAC advertises against Davis “Secret deals with big developers, sky-high buildings in local neighborhoods, and backdoor tax breaks,” reads a pro-Jason O’Donnell Facebook political ad sponsore...
Spring forward into Bayonne election season
Mayor and five council candidates to be elected on May 8
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 28, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 577 577 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne residents will likely be showered with political literature in April, as all five council seats and the mayor’s seat are up for election on May 8. Incumbent Mayor James Davis is being chall...
Seeing in the dark
BFD equips firefighters with infrared cameras
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 28, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 553 553 recommendations | email to a friend
Bravery got a boost earlier this month when the Bayonne Fire Department announced that every firefighter entering burning buildings will now be equipped with a handheld infrared camera. The cameras...
Bayonne Briefs
Mar 28, 2018 | 2 2 comments | 378 378 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne moving toward ferry terminal The prospect of a ferry terminal in Bayonne is growing after the city and the Port Authority of NY and NJ signed a nonbinding term sheet that should pave the wa...

Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014