Trivial pursuit
Show down at BOE meeting as one trustee’s proposals get shot down
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 245 245 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne Board of Education decided not to rename the Richard Korpi Ice Rink and Bill Broderick Tennis Courts or hire a trustee’s former unofficial campaign manager as a grant writer at a meetin...
Eyes on the pretzel prize
Homegrown family brings Philly to Bayonne
Mar 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 174 174 recommendations | email to a friend
The Mangine family is happy to be back after returning to their hometown in May of 2017 to open the Philly Pretzel Factoryon Broadway between 33rd and 34th streets. They’re from Bayonne. They love ...
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Costco to break ground in coming weeks, opening late 2018 The city and Costco officially closed on a deal that sold a parcel of land on the former Military Ocean Terminal Base for a new Costco ware...
When will it end?
Shootings horrify the country, students and schools on heightened alert
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 28, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 397 397 recommendations | email to a friend
Caution and anxiety are fresh in Bayonne after the country was again shaken by a mass shooting. Soon after the Feb. 14 Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School shooting, students and administrators be...
Midtown Community School reflects on 25-year legacy
Students perform at anniversary celebration
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 28, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 366 366 recommendations | email to a friend
Children acted skits of Midtown Community School’s history at a 25th anniversary celebration on Friday, Feb. 23. “There were two schools in dire need of a vision, Roberson and Roosevelt,” said a te...
Is new train tunnel coming?
NJ Transit holds public presentation on Gateway project
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Feb 28, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 219 219 recommendations | email to a friend
New Jersey Transit, in conjunction with the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), held a public information session in North Bergen on Jan. 30 regarding the Hudson Tunnel Project. The long-hoped f...
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Zoning Board postpones hearing due to erroneous notice A Feb. 26 Bayonne Zoning Board meeting was postponed after an erroneous date of the meeting was mailed on notices to neighbors of the site of ...
Grading the district
Chronic absenteeism and math scores remain an issue
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 395 395 recommendations | email to a friend
The NJ Department of Education released its annual report cards this month, which assign a grade to every school district based on PARCC (Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for Colle and Caree...
Hammering it out
PLA ordinance passed for large-scale development
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 379 379 recommendations | email to a friend
Project labor agreements (PLA) will now be required for all private development projects more than $15 million that sign payment-in-lieu-of-tax (PILOT) agreements with the City of Bayonne. The ordi...
Bayonne holds promotion ceremony for police captains and lieutenants
Feb 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 258 258 recommendations | email to a friend
On Thursday, February 8, the City of Bayonne held a promotion ceremony for four new police captains and five new police lieutenants. They attained their new ranks by excelling in competitive examin...

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