Bayonne Briefs
Jun 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
State of the City Mayor James Davis issued a State of the City Address on Thursday to the Bayonne Chamber of Commerce on Avenue C. His address reflected his administration’s goals – facilitating de...
MOTBY development by Hasidic Jews shot down
City’s vision not yet realized
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
In June of 2010, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey announced its purchase of the 131-acre tract of waterfront property in Bayonne formerly called the Military Ocean Terminal Base (MOTBY...
It’s about time
The Class of 2016 graduates at Marist High School
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jun 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
In her address to fellow graduates on June 4, Salutatorian Lia Finnegan declared that memories of the last four years at Marist High School would not fade with time. Memories for Finnegan might inc...
School board evicts PAL from Midtown Community School
Politicians and public react
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 08, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
A closed session decision by the Bayonne Board of Education to evict the Police Athletic League (PAL) from its longtime headquarters was met with opposition last week after an eviction notice reach...
Bayonne Briefs
Jun 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
State of the City address to be given Tuesday The mayor will give his annual State of the City Address on Thursday, June 9 at 6 p.m. at the Bayonne Knights of Columbus on 669 Avenue C. The event wi...
Tax relief for residents near construction sites
But is it fair?
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Anyone who’s heard a worker’s jackhammer at dawn or had a neighbor putting an addition on their home knows the inconvenience of living near construction. Infrastructure projects are inevitable and ...
NJ to vote in presidential primary
Bayonne residents voice opinions
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
Presidential primary elections are long and drawn out. The Republican field that started with 14 candidates at the first caucus in Iowa on February 1 is down to just Donald Trump as the party’s pre...
Hidden dead honored at Constable Hook
Vets visit historic gravesite, march in parade
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
On Wednesday, May 25, a group of veterans representing all Bayonne veterans’ chapters paid their annual tribute to the “heroic dead” at Constable Hook Cemetery, a hidden Bayonne graveyard whose las...
Bayonne Briefs
Jun 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Marist Family Carnival Rides, carnival games, food and a beer garden will be featured at the Marist Family Carnival at Marist High School on 1241 Kennedy Blvd. The event will take place Friday, Jun...
City has plan to avoid $15 million budget hole
City Council to monetize future debt
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
The City Council on Wednesday addressed the looming $15 million budget hole created by a Military Ocean Terminal (MOTBY) development deal breaking down last month. The council voted 3-1-1 in a deci...

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