Bayonne BBOED passes $130.7 million budget
Raises property tax by 2.87 percent
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 323 323 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne Board of Education (BBOED) adopted a $130.7 million budget to fund the 2018-2019 school year. Included in the budget, passed on April 25, is a 2.87 percent property tax increase and a $...
Chiaravolloti and Murphy lead the way on net neutrality
Seek equal access to the internet
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
If your internet connection to some sites has been slower than usual recently, it might be because of the Federal Communication Commission (FCC)’s recent deregulation of the internet.The new Republ...
Bayonne Briefs
May 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne mayoral candidates debate Mayoral candidates Dr. Mitchell Brown, Mayor James Davis, and Jason O’Donnell participated in a debate at the Hudson Reporter office on 20th Street and Broadway on...
Role model on the runway
Bayonne’s own to compete for Miss USA
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
Alexa Noone, a Bayonne resident otherwise known as Miss NJ, will compete for the title of Miss USA on May 21 on Fox. Noone 27, lives in Bayonne but spends much of her time thousands of feet in the ...
Residents push for Bayonne animal shelter
Liberty Humane Society wins animal control contract
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne City Council decided to change the city’s animal control contract from NJ Animal Control and Rescue (NJACR) to Liberty Humane Society (LHS) at an April 18 meeting. NJACR, which has been...
Mayor James Davis touts Bayonne’s growth
State of the City address is platform for campaign message
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 463 463 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne mayor’s State of the City address is usually delivered in June. But during an election year, holding the mayor’s biggest annual speech before the May 8 election was a campaign coup. May...
The world’s her oyster
Anna Rezk nabs eight Ivy League acceptance letters
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 616 616 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s not every day a member of the community is accepted into all eight Ivy League schools, but that was the honor bestowed on Anna Rezk, 18, a senior at High Tech High School in North Bergen who l...
Community cleanup
Earth Day is the impetus
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 75 75 recommendations | email to a friend
Nearly 600 Bayonne residents – about one percent of the city’spopulation – participated in a citywide cleanup on the morning of Saturday, April 21, in the spirit of the country’s annual springtime ...
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Apr 25, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
City bids out for a ferry operator At an April 18 meeting, the Bayonne City Council took an integral step toward bringing a ferry terminal to the former Military Ocean Terminal Base where thousands...
Parking? Payments? Public transit?
Mayoral candidates vie for most likely to succeed
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
As the May 8 mayoral election nears, candidates Mitchell Brown, James Davis, and Jason O’Donnell debatedthe issues, pitchingtheir visions for the future of Bayonne. The debate took place on April 1...

Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014