Bayonne Briefs
Oct 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor unused time Mayor James Davis, who worked for the Bayonne Police Department from 1986 until he was elected mayor in 2014, will receive his final retirement compensation for 1,657 unused sick ...
Hispanic Day Parade
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
Muslim Community Center vandalized
Alleged perpetrator caught; racism and hate condemned
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
The Muslim Community Center on Avenue C and 27th Street was vandalized the morning of Friday, October 14, in what many are calling a hate crime. Graffiti of a racist and hateful nature was spray pa...
Hopefuls eye Board of Ed
Candidates make their cases
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne Community News sent all 12 Bayonne Board of Education candidates a questionnaire designed to demonstrate to voters the candidates’ platforms and overall knowledge necessary to perform t...
Bergen Point Fall Festival gets big turnout
More Bayonne festivals in the works
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
The third annual Bergen Point Fall Festival had Broadway packed. Vendors were bountiful, selling everything from food and apparel, to offering prizes to guess how much a pumpkin weighs. Musicians p...
Bayonne Briefs
Oct 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
Pedestrian killed on Avenue E On Oct. 13, Mikulas "Nick" Vira, 72, a 20-year resident of Bayonne, was struck while crossing Avenue E, allegedly by a gray Saturn driven by Edward Timoldi, 90, at 6:5...
‘Veterans Claims Clinic’ combats misinformation, red tape
Vets get much-needed help
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s not always easy for military veterans to access the resources they so desperately need. They often get caught in the VA’s Byzantine technology web, unable to access the plans and benefits to w...
Life after high school
College reps hype their school at BHS
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
The anticipation of life after high school was palpable at the annual college and career fair at Bayonne High School on Wednesday, October 5. Students and parents crowded the gymnasium to get a wor...
Light rail stops likely to be added in JC, NB, Bergen County
Agreement on gas tax should fuel rail expansion
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
A recent $16 billion, eight-year transportation funding compromise between legislators and the administration of Gov. Chris Christie should allow for the expansion of the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail b...
DIY costumes are a real scream
County residents have it all sewn up
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
Everyone seems to have great ideas on what to be for Halloween the day after last year’s Halloween. “I wish I wrote that down,” said Lisa D’Antonio, 23, of Jersey City. “I get so many great ideas o...

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