Garbage detail
Residents and businesses need a trash tutorial
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 25, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
The city’s Public Works Department is seeking the public’s help in correcting bad garbage-disposal habits. Recycling is one issue. Public Works Director Gary Chmielewski said that proper containers...
Bayonne Briefs
Nov 25, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
State finally issues report on ‘missing’ millions The New Jersey Department of Education’s Office of Fiscal Accountability and Compliance issued its report on the whereabouts of millions of dollars...
Bettering the Bayonne Aqueduct
City working to raise several million to fix city’s water delivery system
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 23, 2015 | 3 3 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
With a goal of assuring that Bayonne has an uninterrupted and increased supply of water, the city has embarked on a campaign to raise funding for, and to eventually replace, corroded sections of th...
Assumption to Newark: Don’t close our church
Parish taking its case to the Vatican
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 18, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Our Lady of Assumption parishioners are taking the case to keep their church open to a higher authority, composing a letter and having it signed by more than 700 people before sending it to the Vat...
Making Thanksgiving brighter
Social service agencies, city, churches working to ensure all have Thanksgiving meal
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne city government, social services agencies, and a local church are working to make sure that all those who want a Thanksgiving meal can have one. As in previous years, the Bayonne Economic O...
Possums, raccoons, skunks—all turkeys
City bags Liberty Humane, citing wildlife invasion
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
The City Council dropped Liberty Humane Society as Bayonne’s animal-control services contractor, sparking protest from the organization’s executive director and a well-known city animal-rights advo...
Site of M&M store slated for development
City hopes that purchase and development of vacant lot will lead to revitalization of area
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne will purchase a long-dormant lot in the heart of the Broadway business district that officials say will result in a new residential development and greatly increased ratables for the city. ...
Bayonne Briefs
Nov 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Council members to pay back benefits received from city Bayonne’s three council members who received health benefits they were not entitled to say they have already or will pay back the money for t...
Striving for zero
Bayonne using development projects to pare down structural deficit
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
The city administration has a plan to use residential and other development projects in its attempt to decrease Bayonne’s structural deficit, the hole the municipality finds itself in each year whe...
Hi-Hat project revived
Developer moving forward on 54th Street residential development
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
As Bayonne continues to rebound from the devastation wrought by the 2008 financial crisis and recession, there may be no better indication of the city’s development recovery than the kick start of ...

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