Briefs
Aug 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Author returns for ‘60 Minutes’ shoot Fantasy writer George R.R. Martin, who was born and raised in Bayonne, returned to his hometown on Thursday, Aug. 6 to shoot footage for a segment about him fo...
Being fair to residents or welcoming Armageddon?
Professionals say defeating Resnick’s development project could hurt city long term
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 05, 2015 | 5 5 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
The City Council’s tabling – and the possible upcoming defeat – of an ordinance for a controversial 9- or 10-story residential development could be a death knell for revitalization in Bayonne, thos...
Show time
Concerts could begin at city entertainment site as early as next month
by Joseph Passantino
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Aug 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
They could be rocking and a rolling by late summer at a new entertainment venue at the former Military Ocean Terminal if all goes as planned, according to the site developer and concert promoter. T...
77-ton weak link
Wind turbine becalmed in $350,000 snafu
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Aug 05, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Known as the windmill to most city folks, its huge blades have been motionless for the last few months. It seems impossible that there would be no wind blowing off Kill Van Kull And indeed, it’s no...
Beach blanket, bingo!
Hudson County has a present and past history of urban beaches
by Joseph Passantino
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Aug 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
If you want to work on your tan, read a good book while sitting on the sand, or launch your kayak, where do you go? Monmouth County? Ocean County? Atlantic County? Nope. First try Hudson County. Wh...
Bayonne High School Band Foundation shares thanks
Aug 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: The Bayonne High School Band Foundation would like to take this opportunity to thank our supporters who have helped us to a fantastic start over the past few months, in our fundraisi...
Briefs
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Coast Guard: majority of spill cleaned up The Coast Guard said that less than 1,000 gallons of oil spilled onto an International Matex Tank Terminal pier and nearby water when a tugboat hit a pier ...
Teach your students – don’t text or ‘friend’ them
Some schools serious about social media bans; others duck the question
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Teachers may be people like everyone else, but writing casual comments on social media just like a regular person can get them into hot water pretty quickly if they’re not careful. Fortunately, mos...
Pride of Lions
‘Lion King’ performers stop by high school to encourage their junior counterparts
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Never give up on your dream. That was the message from two Broadway performers who stopped by the “Lion King Jr.” rehearsal of the Bayonne High School Drama Junior group on Thursday, July 23. More ...
Note Worthy
Resident oversees world-renowned institute dedicated to jazz
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re a jazz aficionado with degrees in music education and library science, what could be better than managing the world’s foremost collection of items related to your favorite genre? Nothing,...

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