Broadway goes blue
National Night Out celebrated in Bayonne
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Aug 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 199 199 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne held its annual National Night Out festival on August 1, this time on Broadway instead of its usual location at 16th Street Park. “Pull over,” one kid commanded to a crowd off festival-goer...
A shoemaker’s son
Bayonne’s legendary shoe repair shop
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
Stephen Attardi Jr. is dead. He died of cancer at his second home in Thailand in January, but I only recently learned about it. Dead at 78, he left a lasting impression on me when I first started t...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
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Rutkowski Park Shoreline Cleanup The Bayonne Nature Club, in coordination with the Hackensack Riverkeeper, is hosting a shoreline cleanup at Rutkowski Park on Sunday, August 27 from 11 a.m. to 2 p....
BHS Academy students to join ‘general population’
Move highlights “class” issues
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Aug 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 186 186 recommendations | email to a friend
The Academy of Fine Arts and Academics at Bayonne High School has been a point of contention among parents and students since the program’s inception in 2013. The subject came up at last month’s Ba...
Nine decades and counting …
Herbert’s Army and Navy still going strong
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Aug 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Every town has its share of small business mainstays and anchor institutions. The services those businesses provide are the glue that holds communities together. In Bayonne, one of those businesses...
Barnabas opens Satellite Emergency Department on Broadway
CarePoint cries foul
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Aug 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 185 185 recommendations | email to a friend
RWJ Barnabas Health, which opened a new medical center on 24th Street and Broadway in Bayonne in June, was approved as a Satellite Emergency Department (SED) according to the NJ Department of Healt...
Ready to serve the United States
Menendez and freeholders honor local kids accepted in military academies
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Aug 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 143 143 recommendations | email to a friend
U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez hosted a reception in June in his Newark office to celebrate 20 kids from around the state nominated to prestigious military academies. Erin Durak of Bayonne was appointed...
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Urgent Care Center opens City Council members and CarePoint Health executives held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for a new urgent care center at 654 Broadway, steps away from Bayonne Medical Center. Th...
Concrete manufacturing out, residential development in
South Cove hotel plans come to light
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 160 160 recommendations | email to a friend
The acceleration of development in Bayonne remains constant as the city council approved redevelopment plans and tax abatements for major development sites throughout the city at its regular meetin...
Phil Murphy opens on Broadway
Proposes public bank
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 196 196 recommendations | email to a friend
“People focus on the big companies a lot, but small businesses are the big employers in the state, and if you look at where we’re going to get employment going forward, it’s going to be small busin...

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