A visiting vessel
Barge ran aground on western shore
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
A nearly 300-footbarge ran aground on Bayonne’s western shore between 16th Street Park and 21st Street on Monday, October 30, after the rain storm that enveloped much of NJ broke it free of its moo...
New use for an old warehouse
Premium wine finds a home in Bayonne
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
The neighborhood of warehouses on the southern end of Bergen Point that once housed 20th Century industrial sites such as Maidenform, which manufactured women’s apparel, and Babcock and Wilcox, whi...
Costco coming to Bayonne
Retail giant to join MOTBY development boom
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
Costco, the membership-only retail warehouse club, will be coming to Bayonne’s former Military Ocean Terminal Base (MOTBY) next year. The publicly-traded, Seattle-based company plans to build its w...
90 years and counting
Polish American Home to celebrate nine decades of service
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
The Polish American Home is preparing to celebrate its 90th anniversary on November 25. The home, on 27 West 22nd Street, is a community meeting place for Polish residents and immigrants. Since the...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Nov 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Residency complaint against City of Bayonne dismissed A legal complaint originally filed in April by community activist Mike Morris and attorney Peter Cresci against the City of Bayonne for violati...
Gondola has Bayonne looking up
Concept gaining support
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
The idea is catching on to construct an aerial gondola over the Kill Van Kull from Elm Park in Staten Island to Bayonne, as another mode of transit for commuters daily traversing the congested Bayo...
Boo!
Halloween around the corner
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
Halloween is a favorite holiday for many, including Stephen Vega, 6. “It’s my favorite because I’m not allowed to be Superman on other holidays.” His sister, Christiana, 4, will be Supergirl, he sa...
Destination Bayonne!
City initiatives foster community attachment
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
Political leaders in Bayonne have long wanted the isolated peninsula city to become a “destination,” which will attract outsiders and real estate investors, and where new residents and businesses w...
Bayonne’s Renaissance man
John Hughes was in inspiration to all
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
John Hughes was Troop 25 Scoutmaster for 47 years and a former public defender in Bayonne’s municipal court. He also served as Commissioner of the Northern New Jersey Boy Scout Council, the highest...
Bayonne Hispanic Day Parade
Oct 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
The thirteenth annual Bayonne Hispanic Parade was held on Sunday, October 22, with various local organizations marching from 5th Street and Broadway and ending at 22nd Street with a festival, compl...

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