Cops and kids, happy together
National Night Out strengthens bonds
by Rory Pasquariello
Staff writer
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
The City of Bayonne once again participated in National Night Out, a nationwide event designed to bring communities and police departments together for the fight against crime. This year’s event wa...
Fishing for funds
Tournament raises money for breast cancer
by Rory Pasquariello
Staff writer
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne, surrounded on three sides by water, has an unusual combination of urban and fishing culture. It’s home to several boat clubs, including Robbins Reef, just south of 16th Street Park. Member...
Bayonne Briefs
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne homes sell in 41 days on average, seventh fastest in state Homes in Bayonne are selling at breakneck speed, according to a study from SmartAsset, a New York- based financial technology comp...
School board race crowded
Twenty candidates line up to run
by Rory Pasquariello
Staff writer
Aug 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 148 148 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne Board of Education (BBOED) has no shortage of citizens vying for a spot. Twenty candidates filed petitions to run for four open seats. One seat is a one-year term and three seats are th...
Advocate of bail reform, body cams, and accountability
Police Chief Robert Geisler welcomes change
by Rory Pasquariello
Staff writer
Aug 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
Beneath the ceremonial rigmarole and tropes about police safety, service, and sacrifice are systemic issues that transect the role of police and citizen. Robert Geisler, Bayonne’s new police chief,...
Imposter causes problems for local pizza business
Person responds to customer’s Facebook review with cruel jibes
by Rory Pasquariello
Staff writer
Aug 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 124 124 recommendations | email to a friend
A long-dormant social media account purporting to belong to a Bayonne pizzeria came back online on July 26 in order to troll a social media user from Bayonne who posted a negative review. However, ...
Bayonne Briefs
Aug 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne Energy Center to be sold Macquarie Infrastructure Corp. (MIC), which acquired the Bayonne Energy Center in 2015, plans to sell the 644-MW gas-fired generation plant by the end of this year....
A center for construction corruption?
Unions say that local developments are filled with illegal work practices
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 05, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 324 324 recommendations | email to a friend
Alleging that some of Hudson County’s most prominent developers are engaging in illegal hiring practices, trade union representatives have asked the Board of Freeholders to investigate and take act...
High and dry
Federal grant will modernize Bayonne Dry Dock
by Rory Pasquariello
Staff writer
Aug 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 116 116 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne Dry Dock, a shipyard at the eastern edge of the former Military Ocean Terminal Base, received $1,081,950 from the Department of Transportation's Maritime Administration's Small Shipyard Gra...
Teacher attends space camp
Inspires young Earthlings to solve problems at home
by Rory Pasquariello
Staff writer
Aug 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 136 136 recommendations | email to a friend
Teaching kids to be creative, critical, and independent thinkers is a discipline nurtured in the arts. Increasingly, educators are realizing those qualities are also integral to the fields of scien...

Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014