BAYONNE BRIEFS
Aug 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Meeting to be held for group with beautifying city as goal The first meeting of the Beautify Bayonne group will be held Friday, Aug. 22 from 7 to 11 p.m. at All Fit Studios, 196 Broadway. Group mem...
Moving forward with regionalization
Chamber president, mayors, and county exec pledge cooperation with businesses
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne Chamber of Commerce’s expansion outward in a regionalization effort – and working with Jersey City and county government to attract more businesses – were the main thrusts of speakers a...
No copping out
National Night Out touts police-community relationship in fighting crime
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
In an effort to show children that police officers are their friends, and to band to together with the public in crime-fighting efforts, National Night Out was again hosted by the city and its poli...
Not a “hard-knock life”
New theater troupe already realizing successes
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
A novice theater troupe is spreading its wings after a successful spring debut and is gearing up for another production this weekend. The Theatre Group at All Saints Catholic Academy was founded in...
One-stop shop for health screenings
City sponsors health fair as part of outreach program
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Ensuring the city’s residents are health conscious – and in the rare instance, making a life-saving catch — were among the goals of the Bayonne City Health Fair held on Thursday, Aug. 7. The three-...
Canine memories
Photographer captures spirit of dying dogs
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
The old saying claims that cats have nine lives. But what about dogs? For Jersey City photographer Jenna Leigh Teti, keeping the memory of pet canines has become something of a mission – especially...
Rookie Chief
Mayor, department heads have high regard for new chief of staff
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 06, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor James Davis’s Chief of Staff Andrew Casais has been on the job only two and a half weeks, but he’s already making his mark at city hall, with some saying he is politically wise beyond his 23 ...
Saber rattling?
Davis insiders say Bayonne ambulance contract could go to JCMC
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 06, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
With two years until the McCabe Ambulance contract expires in Bayonne, officials apparently are looking at options for seeking bids that would provide service without cost to the city. While Jersey...
Sweet Little 16th
City concerts rock DiDomenico Park
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
There’s a whole lotta shakin’ going on downtown, and it will continue almost the entire season, as Bayonne’s annual Summer Sounds by the Bay continues at DiDomenico-16th Street Park, between Avenue...
A day like no other
40 years since Nixon resigned
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
It was a seminal moment in United States history: a sitting president, steeped in controversy, on the verge of impeachment, resigning in front of his country on live television, and then departing ...

Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014