Thousands come out for Bergen Point Fall Festival
Oct 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 105 105 recommendations | email to a friend
Thousands packed Broadway at Bayonne’s annual Bergen Point Fall Festival on Saturday, October 14. Local shops, vendors, bars, art galleries, and restaurants were all alive for the fall celebration....
A lifetime of achievement
Ted Garelick honored by Bayonne Education Foundation
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne Education Foundation awarded Theodore “Ted” Garelick its “Lifetime Achievement in Education” award for his many years of work as a trustee on the Board of Education and as an advisory b...
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Bayonne student to appear in ‘Annie’ Bayonne resident Gabby Beredo, who was featured in the Summer 2017 issue of Bayonne: Life on the Peninsula , will appear in the Paper Mill Playhouse production ...
Jason O’Donnell to run for Mayor of Bayonne
Election heats up – Mayor Davis challenged
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 129 129 recommendations | email to a friend
Jason O’Donnell, a former Democratic Assemblyman and Bayonne firefighter, will run for Mayor of Bayonne against incumbent James Davis in the June 2018election, O'Donnell told the Bayonne Community ...
Board of Education election around the corner
Nine candidates running
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 124 124 recommendations | email to a friend
Ten people will be running for the Bayonne Board of Education (BBOED) on November 7, including two incumbents, four former candidates for the BBOED, and four newcomers. Three seats in total are up ...
Shooting for safety
Upgrades coming for Bayonne shooting range
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne is planning to re-open its indoor shooting range, the Sgt James J. Shea Memorial Pistol Range, after shutting its doors in 2016 due to a civilian complaint of lead poisoning. Even though th...
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Death of man found in Hudson River under investigation The body of a 38-year-old Bayonne man was found in the Hudson River near the basin of the Morris Canal in Paulus Hook in the early morning of ...
The anguish of opioid addiction
Family of victim starts bereavement group
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 141 141 recommendations | email to a friend
The opioid epidemic in New Jersey took the lives of 1,901 people in 2016, with 12 from Bayonne. One of those victims was Christina Kirsch, who died of heroinoverdose at the age of 28 in March of 20...
Bergen Point Commerce Center slated for Brass Foundry site
Retail, dollar store, and headquarters moving in
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 132 132 recommendations | email to a friend
The site of the former Bergen Point Brass Foundry, a Bayonne manufacturing icon that produced brass parts for the military since the 19th Century and employed hundreds in the city, is now officiall...
Tragedy on River Road
SUV kills Bayonne woman outside Palisades Medical Center; suspect turns himself in
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Oct 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 136 136 recommendations | email to a friend
An SUV jumped a curb and fatally struck a nurse waiting at a bus stop outside Palisades Medical Center on River Road in North Bergen on the early morning of Tuesday, Sept. 26. Officials identified ...

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