Not just in February
Celebrating Bayonne’s black community
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 399 399 recommendations | email to a friend
“The way this works is that we have a microphone with an exceptionally long wire,” said Dave “Doc” Watson, encouraging audience members to sing before their peers at the Bayonne Economic Opportunit...
Four staffers suspended in jail deaths inquiry
County report may provide more details when unveiled
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 275 275 recommendations | email to a friend
Four medical staff personnel at the Hudson County Correctional Facility (HCCF) in Kearny have been suspended and an investigation continues into six deaths at the facility over the last two years, ...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Feb 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
NJ Dep of Health: Flu cases in NJ top 10,000 A kindergarten student at Lincoln School in North Bergen died on Monday after exhibiting flu-like symptoms. The NJ Department of Health is working to de...
Bayonne settles lawsuit with Muslim group
Muslim community center to be converted from warehouse
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 07, 2018 | 2 2 comments | 183 183 recommendations | email to a friend
A Muslim community center and mosque will be converted from a warehouse on East 24th Street, according to a settlement agreement that stems from a lawsuit challenging the Zoning Board’s decision in...
At workshop, feathers fly
New BBOED trustee introduces slew of unpopular resolutions
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 133 133 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne Board of Education was thrown into confusion and frustration at its first workshop meeting since electing two new trustees in November. One of those newcomers, Michael Alonso, introduce...
O’Donnell slams tax breaks for big developers
Council members and supporters gather at fundraiser
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 328 328 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne will elect city council members and a mayor in three months, on May 8. Both tickets are officially set, with Matt Klimansky announcing that he will run for the Third Ward council seat on ma...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Feb 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
Wallace Temple AME Zion hosts Guyana U.N. ambassador The ambassador of Guyana to the United Nations, Michael R. Ten-Pow, spoke at the Wallace Temple AME Zion Church Caribbean Ministry’s 7th anniver...
Mayor’s race heats up
Candidates jockeying for position
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jan 31, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 170 170 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayoral candidates in Bayonne are jockeying for position to win May’s municipal elections. Rumors about former Mayor Mark Smith running for mayor are still swirling; candidates will have to submit ...
Bayonne student’s film wins award
Addresses risks of social media
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jan 31, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 193 193 recommendations | email to a friend
Modern technology depletes a young man’s spirit in a short film written and directed by Bayonne resident, David Mansour, titled, “Leave a Message,” which won Best Short Film this year in the AT&T F...
McGeehan’s song
A legendary educator looks back on a rewarding career
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jan 31, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
Back in the 1970s an old, rickety, wooden bridge that crossed the railroad tracks on 30th Street and Prospect Avenue struck fear into the hearts of dozens of schoolchildren who crossed it every day...

Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014