A bridge too far?
Meeting with Port Authority leaves many residents unhappy
Oct 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey held its latest public information session on Sept. 29 regarding its Raise the Roadway Bayonne Bridge project, but many of the city residents affected ...
Re-creating recreation
Mayor holds town hall meeting for suggestions
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Proclaiming the city needs a strong program of recreational activities for its youth and adults, Mayor James Davis held a town-hall meeting on Sept. 30 at Bayonne High School to elicit suggestions ...
60 is sensational
Marist celebrates six decades of excellence educating young minds
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Marist High School is throwing an anniversary party, and you’re invited to attend. The Catholic, coed, college preparatory high school on Kennedy Boulevard near the Bayonne-Jersey City line is cele...
When life gives you lemons …
Local residents hope to kick off countywide program to fight cancer
by Al Sullivan
Oct 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
September was Children’s Cancer Month, and that is why several Bayonne residents deeply involved in raising funds for cancer research in several towns in Hudson County expanded their efforts throug...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Oct 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Longtime city servant Brigid Breivogel, dies Brigid Marie Conaghan Breivogel, a retired Bayonne health director and community activist, died on Oct. 1. Breivogel was retired. She had been employed ...
Party line candidate or independent?
Organizational differences highlight freeholder choices
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
You probably couldn’t get two more different people running for your next county freeholder post than Kenneth Kopacz and Michael Alonso. Kopacz is an educator, family man, running on the Hudson Cou...
Ringing in hope
Cancer patient reaches goal; ready for next step
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
For Pam O’Donnell, ringing a bell on Sept. 17 not only signified her courage over the last four months, it also symbolized her hope for the future. O’Donnell, a patient of Bayonne Medical Center's ...
There’s no place like Bergen Point
Fall festival seeks to showcase downtown area merchants
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Highlighting a diverse, thriving retail community below the 8th Street overpass on Broadway is the goal of the first Bergen Point Fall Festival, on Saturday, Oct. 18, from noon to 5 p.m. Organizers...
Bayonne Hispanic Day Parade photos
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Police Beat
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Four residents charged in burglary Four Bayonne residents were taken into custody after allegedly having forced their way into a 52nd Street home, officials said. On Sept. 23 at 7:10 p.m., police r...

Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014