Mexican Consulate comes to Bayonne
Immigrants seek citizenship, legal help
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
Representatives of the Mexican Consulate came to Bayonne City Hall from Tuesday to Friday last week to provide services to Mexican-Americans and Mexican nationals. The consulate is in Manhattan but...
A new kind of tax abatement in Bayonne
Could become law statewide
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
The City Council passed a new kind of PILOT (payment in lieu of taxes) at Wednesday’s council meeting, 4-1, allocating five percent of PILOT payments to the Bayonne School District over the program...
Bayonne business helps kids feed the homeless
Lessons in food prep become a lesson in compassion
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
Suraj Kaufman, owner of the Sneaker Room store in Bayonne, has joined a group that helps make sandwiches for people living in homeless shelters. On a cold Saturday afternoon, the windows of Bambino...
Bayonne Briefs
Feb 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Small plane goes down on Avenue E A small Piper PA-28 plane crashed on Avenue E between 41st and 42nd Streets on the morning of Sunday, February 19, injuring the pilot and causing damage to several...
New abatement strategy to help school district
City Council to vote on Holy Family purchase
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
The city council this week will vote on two controversial matters – the $2.5 million purchase of Holy Family and a 25-year tax abatement for a 10-story,mixed-use building set for development at Bro...
Bayonne pedals toward bike-share program
Jersey City and Hoboken are cycle cities
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
The City of Bayonne announced the issuance of request for proposals this week for the establishment and maintenance of a bike-share program in Bayonne. The program is a good fit with the developmen...
Bayonne to connect ‘jewels’ of western shore
With help from $900K DEP grant
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 15, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne is one of eight municipalities and three counties in the watershed of the lower Passaic River and Newark Bay complex that were awarded more than $53 million in grants from the New Jersey De...
Local voices on national issues
Booker hosts mobile office at City Hall
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
While New Jersey Democratic Senator Cory Booker and his congressional colleagues were in Washington, D.C., participating in congressional hearings for high-profile cabinet appointments, his mobile ...
Bayonne Briefs
Feb 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne High School awarded $10,000 for Sustainability Project Sustainable Jersey for Schools and the New Jersey Education Association (NJEA) announced that Bayonne High School has been awarded a $...
The ‘Power List’
Our annual ranking of Hudson County’s most influential
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
The status of each of Hudson County’s most influential people rises and falls from year to year. Influence can mean different things, not only political power. Artists, activists, and not-for-profi...

Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014