Hairy angels
Bayonne police and firefighters raise funds for children with cancer
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Dec 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
Residents may have noticed hair growing from the normally clean-shaven faces of Bayonne police officers during the month of November. The coordinated fashion statement was part of a fundraising cam...
Local child actor plays orphan in “Annie”
Musical runs through Dec. 31 at Papermill Playhouse
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Dec 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 96 96 recommendations | email to a friend
In her second theater production this year, local actor Gabby Beredo, 11, recently debuted as the tough orphan, “Pepper,” in the musical, “Annie” at Papermill Playhouse in Milburn, the recipient of...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Dec 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
Correction In the Briefs section of the Nov. 15 edition of the Bayonne Community News , we reported that Assemblyman Nicholas Chiaravalloti was appointed president of Hudson County Community Colleg...
Historic limestone frieze at new retail development
Salvaged from Philadelphia Civic Center
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
When the Philadelphia Civic Center was demolished in 2005, many of the historic building’s artifacts were salvaged and auctioned off, including one of the building’s most treasured pieces – a large...
Homage to a fallen friend
High school swimmer hosts CPR class in his memory
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
CeeJay Larino never knew fellow St. Peter’s Prep swimmer, B.J. Giannone, who collapsed on the pool deck after a swim meet in 2011 due to heart disease. Giannone died that day, but his memory is car...
Let there be light!
Nov 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
The annual tree lighting ceremony this year took place at the corner of 22nd Street and Broadway. Kids lined up for photos with a cartoon pig and later, Santa. Bayonne High School students played C...
Bringing movie sets back to NJ
Film tax breaks returning to state; Bayonne has legendary movie history
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
Film historians often attribute the origin of the term “cliffhanger” to the 1914 silent film serial “The Perils of Pauline” in which the main character clings to the Palisade cliffs near Fort Lee. ...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Nov 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
Medicare Open Enrollment Forum Nov. 29, open enrollment runs through Dec. 7 A Medicare Enrollment Forum will be hosted at city hall at 630 Avenue C on Wednesday, November 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m....
State audit of school board released
State monitor recommended
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 22, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
An audit of the finances at the Bayonne Board of Education (BBOED) between July of 2015 and June of 2016 by the Office of the State Auditor was released lastweek. The report showed the district did...
Bayonne eyes new Special Improvement District
Advisory board of MOTBY developers created
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 91 91 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne is looking to add another Special Improvement District (SID), this time away from the city’s center. Mayor James Davis issued an executive order to create an advisory board for a SID in the...

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