Point, counterpoint
Education board, city still jousting over ‘missing millions’
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
The free for all over the alleged $11.8 million in missing school projects money has reached new heights, with the Board of Education Finance Committee submitting a letter published in last week’s ...
Additional charges outlined for Bayonne cop
Government alleges loan conspiracy
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
A Bayonne police officer already charged by federal officials with alleged police brutality has additionally been charged with allegedly obtaining a fraudulent loan, and then allegedly making false...
Getting a chance
Released prisoners ask for benefit of doubt
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 11, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
Keep an open mind. That was the message on Wednesday, Feb. 4 at the “Planet Prison, Understanding the Life of an Ex-offender” program held at New Jersey City University in Jersey City. At the event...
At the tip of your fingers
Marist High senior creates school app for smart phones
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
In November, Marist High School senior Matthew Cabrera set out on a mission: create something that would make life just a bit easier for students, administrators, and staff at his school, as well a...
BRIEFS
Feb 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
Purchase of Bayonne Energy Center to have city benefits With Macquarie Infrastructure Company announcing on Feb. 5 that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the Bayonne Energy Center, Mayor ...
Netting more experience
Local badminton fans get visit from U.S. national squad
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
The world got a bit smaller and friendlier for students at the county’s public high school -- High Tech High School -- on Jan. 16, when they were visited by the USA and Thailand’s national badminto...
Center of controversy
Superintendent’s new contract focus of board of ed meeting
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 04, 2015 | 4 4 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
Dozens of people attended the Jan. 29 regular meeting of the Bayonne Board of Education, voicing their opinions on a number of issues. High on the list was the two-year contract extension of Superi...
Champ to grace mural
Midtown art project will pay tribute to Wepner
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 71 71 recommendations | email to a friend
A number of city residents will unite next month to participate in another group mural project that will help beautify the city, but this time there will be an added benefit: The art will honor a n...
Looking for love
Residents tell how they met, or about their worst dates
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
With Valentine’s Day drawing close, thoughts turn to love triumphs and near-misses. The release of the movie “Fifty Shades of Grey” on Feb. 13, the beginning of Valentine’s Weekend, has refocused a...
POLICE BEAT
Feb 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
Compiled by Joseph Passantino Reporter staff writer Conversation leads to alleged assault An alleged conversation between two customers of a Broadway bar resulted in three charges filed by police a...

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