Bayonne ‘open for business’
Despite construction glitches, new Chamber president says city has opportunities like never before
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jun 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
When Bayonne Chamber of Commerce President Vince Virga passed the torch of leadership to Matt Dorans recently it was a familiar scene, since it was Dorans who passed it to Virga four years ago. But...
Growth Spurt
Grammar school garden is a learning experience
Jun 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
A garden that began as a simple educational experiment and a tribute to a longtime friend and school benefactor has evolved into an integral part of learning at All Saints Catholic Academy, parents...
Briefs
Jun 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne Bridge closures this week noted The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has announced closures of the Bayonne Bridge as part of the “Raise the Roadway” Navigational Clearance Project....
A heated debate
Candidates clash for 31st Assembly District clash
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
In what turned out to be a minefield for candidates backed by the Hudson County Democratic Organization, six Democrats and one Republican engaged in a lively and sometimes raucous debate at Lincoln...
Help needed to fight cancer
Bayonne Relay for Life seeks participants, donations
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
May 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Provident Bank executive Gail Godesky is on a mission. She wants the 2015 American Cancer Society (ACS) Bayonne Relay for Life at DiDomenico-16th Street Park this weekend to be as successful as the...
Not playing bridge
Downtown residents still miffed about noise, air quality, congested streets
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
May 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne Bridge Raise the Roadway project is still a source of concern for a number of downtown residents, and some spoke at a special update meeting on May 19 hosted by Mayor James Davis and th...
Third Medal of Honor for a city serviceman
President Obama to award WWI sergeant from Bayonne military’s highest honor
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
May 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
President Barack Obama will award the Medal of Honor to Army Sgt. William Shemin of Bayonne, posthumously on June 2, for his “conspicuous gallantry” during World War I, the White House has announce...
Briefs
May 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Port Authority announces bridge closures The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has announced closures of the Bayonne Bridge as part of the “Raise the Roadway” Navigational Clearance Project...
Budget ready for review
Administration ready to talk turkey with residents at meeting
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
May 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
The $131 million 2015 Bayonne municipal budget, the first by Mayor James Davis’s administration, will be on display at the Wednesday, May 20 City Council meeting, when it goes up for public hearing...
Fairest of them all
Bayonne Hometown Fair expected to provide thrills and create camaraderie
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
May 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
A yearning to recapture an early and wondrous time in one Bayonne woman’s life has morphed into a grand celebration of fun, camaraderie, and community in the revival of the Bayonne Hometown Fair on...

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