Bayonne Briefs
Apr 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Notice of intent to recall the mayor was filed at the city clerk’s office A group in Bayonne was at City Clerk Robert Sloan’s office on Monday to file a notification of intention to recall Mayor Ja...
How are mom and pop?
Small businesses get boosts from town halls, new residents
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Mar 30, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
More residents moving to Hudson County means more customers for small shops and services, but can these businesses keep going in the face of changing tastes and big box stores? Shop owners througho...
Green Scene
Three of Bayonne’s parks to receive major renovations
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Mar 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Sports enthusiasts and park lovers of all stripes will soon have newer facilities to enjoy, as the city is embarking on adding more than $3.5 million in improvements to three of its parks. Over the...
And the band plays on
89-year-old band member breathes life into senior music scene
by Melissa Baltazar
Bayonne Community News correspondent
Mar 30, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne is on the verge of major changes, but some tunes will go on playing. Just ask Larry Gusick, 89, the oldest member of the senior citizen band, Mixed Nuts. On St Patrick’s Day, the band grace...
Master plan in motion
Tax abatements to spur development
by Mario A. Martinez
Bayonne Community News correspondent
Mar 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
In swift fashion, the Bayonne City Council unanimously approved proposed tax-abatement agreements and gave the green light on several urban-renewal projects around town. The initiatives bolstered t...
Halecky-IMTT Park reopens
Monitoring phase begins
Mar 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Halecky-IMTT Park on 27th Street has reopened following the complete repair of a leaking pipeline, International-Matex Tank Terminals said on Friday, March 18. The reopening of the park marks the s...
A love of basketball, captured every year
Three Bayonne buddies battle for ‘Stanne Cup’ in Denver
by Jim Hague
Reporter sports columnist
Mar 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Their love of the game of basketball started in their Bayonne youth. Steve Rosner, Keith Greene, and Ken Eisler met when they were still youngsters while playing basketball in the Jewish Community ...
New fire chief to review the BFD
Looking to partner with the community
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Mar 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
New Fire Chief Keith Weaver, who took the helm on March 1, has been with the department for almost 30 years and is in high gear three weeks into his new gig. “Chief Rogers did an excellent job of r...
Bayonne Briefs
Mar 23, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Moody’s upgrades Bayonne credit rating In its review of the city’s financial position, Moody’s Investors Service upgraded Bayonne’s credit rating from Baa1 to A3. This upgrade comes after an outloo...

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