When will it end?
Shootings horrify the country, students and schools on heightened alert
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 28, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 446 446 recommendations | email to a friend
Caution and anxiety are fresh in Bayonne after the country was again shaken by a mass shooting. Soon after the Feb. 14 Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School shooting, students and administrators be...
Midtown Community School reflects on 25-year legacy
Students perform at anniversary celebration
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 28, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 372 372 recommendations | email to a friend
Children acted skits of Midtown Community School’s history at a 25th anniversary celebration on Friday, Feb. 23. “There were two schools in dire need of a vision, Roberson and Roosevelt,” said a te...
Is new train tunnel coming?
NJ Transit holds public presentation on Gateway project
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Feb 28, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 266 266 recommendations | email to a friend
New Jersey Transit, in conjunction with the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), held a public information session in North Bergen on Jan. 30 regarding the Hudson Tunnel Project. The long-hoped f...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Feb 28, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
Zoning Board postpones hearing due to erroneous notice A Feb. 26 Bayonne Zoning Board meeting was postponed after an erroneous date of the meeting was mailed on notices to neighbors of the site of ...
Grading the district
Chronic absenteeism and math scores remain an issue
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 440 440 recommendations | email to a friend
The NJ Department of Education released its annual report cards this month, which assign a grade to every school district based on PARCC (Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for Colle and Caree...
Hammering it out
PLA ordinance passed for large-scale development
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 375 375 recommendations | email to a friend
Project labor agreements (PLA) will now be required for all private development projects more than $15 million that sign payment-in-lieu-of-tax (PILOT) agreements with the City of Bayonne. The ordi...
Bayonne holds promotion ceremony for police captains and lieutenants
Feb 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 301 301 recommendations | email to a friend
On Thursday, February 8, the City of Bayonne held a promotion ceremony for four new police captains and five new police lieutenants. They attained their new ranks by excelling in competitive examin...
A ‘fitting’ debate
Candidates take stands
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
When the Muslim community in Bayonne got the green light from the courts in January to convert a warehouse on East 24th Street into a community center and mosque, shouts and murmurs resumed from re...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Feb 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
Eight displaced after two-alarm fire in Bergen Point Eight residents were displaced, and no one was injured, after a two-alarm fire tore through a two-family home on Oak Street in the Bergen Point ...
The Power List
Who will be most influential in Hudson County in 2018?
by Al Sullivan, Marilyn Baer, Hannington Dia, Rory Pasquariello, and Kate Rounds
Reporter staff writers
Feb 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 388 388 recommendations | email to a friend
Who will be the main influencers in Hudson County during 2018? The Reporter ’s annual rankings are below. Influence and power aren’t just confined to the political arena, of course. Think there are...

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