Bayonne Energy Center ready for expansion
Clearing the way for new gas turbines
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Excavators are at work clearing the way for two new gas turbines on a 6.25-acre plot of land at the Bayonne Energy Center (BEC). The new turbines, Trut 60 simple cycle fast start gas turbines, are ...
Stories from the first day of school
Gossip, loving parents, and new faces
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
September is a bittersweet month for students. The joy of reuniting with school friends and starting new classes with a clean slate combines with the trepidation of heavy workloads; the transition ...
Bayonne marks September 11 attacks
Faith leaders lead ceremony
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne residents, public officials, and faith leaders from various religious organizations gathered at the Teardrop Memorial at Harbor View Park for an Interfaith Memorial Service and Candlelight ...
New Art Gallery set to open
A bridge to the community
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Cheryl and Christopher Mack are putting finishing touches on The Bridge Art Gallery before its grand opening on Saturday, September 24, from noon to 6. It will showcase artists from Bayonne, Montcl...
Bayonne Briefs
Sep 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Woman sets herself on fire Police and firefighters were called on Friday afternoon to 32-36 East 12th Street, where a woman set herself on fire, according to online reports. One witness claimed the...
Legislators take on predatory student loan practices
Limits on wage garnishment on the horizon
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
A bill introduced in the New Jersey State Assembly in early August will require the Higher Education Student Assistance Authority (HESSA) to obtain a court order to use certain collection practices...
Harbor-deepening project ends
Big ships to bring new trade
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
Officials from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, and lawmakers came together for a ceremony at Cape Liberty in Bayonne on Thursday, September 1 to cel...
No kids? Then you can’t come in
Adults, older teens not allowed in county kiddie playgrounds without children
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Because a “creepy” man reportedly entered the playground area of Lincoln Park in Jersey City and took pictures of children there recently, the Hudson County Board of Freeholders has moved to ban ad...
Bayonne Briefs
Sep 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Remembering Bayonne 9/11 victims On Sept. 11, 2001, 2,973 people died in attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City, on the Pentagon in Washington D.C., and aboard Flight 93, which crashed ...
City Council introduces new budget
Votes to dissolve Municipal Utilities Authority
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Aug 31, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne City Council introduced a new, amended budget to be voted on at next month’s council meeting, at which a hearing will take place for the public to voice concerns. The new $135.4 million...

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