'An economic disaster’ in the making
Officials oppose service cuts for PATH
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
“I want the Port Authority to say that this option is off the table,” said a very angry Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer at a rally recently of local, state and federal officials near the Grove Street PAT...
Traveling for teams
New softball squad gives city girls increased competition
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Keeping young girls interested in positive endeavors and giving them an outlet to hone their competitive urges are two things a new Bayonne sports team has been created to satisfy. Starting this sp...
BRIEFS
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
More bridge closures scheduled for this week The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey has announced additional closures of the Bayonne Bridge due to work on the “Raise the Roadway” project. They...
Millions of dollars apart
City seeking more than $7 million it says BOE owes it
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 07, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
The city administration has contacted the Board of Education about where millions of dollars in reimbursements are for school construction projects bonded for by the city, paid off by the state, an...
Finalizing First Street
Former Texaco site development moving along
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
Shovels are in the ground and remediation work is under way at the city’s southwest corner as the Kaplan Companies ready to begin work on phase one of its residential Promenade at Bayonne developme...
Breaking a leg
Program offering total theater experience
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
Bringing musical theater instruction and performance to children of all backgrounds and socioeconomic statuses is the goal of a new children’s musical theater group just formed in Bayonne. Van Horn...
‘Elevating’ safety?
Officials considering overpass, shuttle service to assist Rt. 440 pedestrians
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
City officials are seeking a pedestrian overpass for Rt. 440 in Bayonne, or some other major safety measure, citing a need to protect residents, workers, and shoppers. The Bayonne section of Rt. 44...
Police Beat
by Compiled by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Police seeking information on attempted bank robbery Bayonne Police have asked for the public’s assistance to solve a Dec. 24 attempted bank robbery, according to Capt. Robert Geisler. At 11:34 a.m...
Year of changes in Bayonne
City election, bridge work, teachers’ contract at forefront of news
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Dec 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
As 2014 began, many Bayonne residents may have suspected it would be a year of change for the city, with an impending municipal election, continued negotiations on a teachers’ contract, and major r...
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Dec 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
Application deadline approaching for students seeking scholarships abroad The application deadline for the 2015-2016 Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Abroad scholarship program is Janua...

Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014