Bergen Point Fall Festival gets big turnout
More Bayonne festivals in the works
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 134 134 recommendations | email to a friend
The third annual Bergen Point Fall Festival had Broadway packed. Vendors were bountiful, selling everything from food and apparel, to offering prizes to guess how much a pumpkin weighs. Musicians p...
Bayonne Briefs
Oct 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 120 120 recommendations | email to a friend
Pedestrian killed on Avenue E On Oct. 13, Mikulas "Nick" Vira, 72, a 20-year resident of Bayonne, was struck while crossing Avenue E, allegedly by a gray Saturn driven by Edward Timoldi, 90, at 6:5...
‘Veterans Claims Clinic’ combats misinformation, red tape
Vets get much-needed help
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 134 134 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s not always easy for military veterans to access the resources they so desperately need. They often get caught in the VA’s Byzantine technology web, unable to access the plans and benefits to w...
Life after high school
College reps hype their school at BHS
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 133 133 recommendations | email to a friend
The anticipation of life after high school was palpable at the annual college and career fair at Bayonne High School on Wednesday, October 5. Students and parents crowded the gymnasium to get a wor...
Light rail stops likely to be added in JC, NB, Bergen County
Agreement on gas tax should fuel rail expansion
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 129 129 recommendations | email to a friend
A recent $16 billion, eight-year transportation funding compromise between legislators and the administration of Gov. Chris Christie should allow for the expansion of the Hudson-Bergen Light Rail b...
DIY costumes are a real scream
County residents have it all sewn up
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
Everyone seems to have great ideas on what to be for Halloween the day after last year’s Halloween. “I wish I wrote that down,” said Lisa D’Antonio, 23, of Jersey City. “I get so many great ideas o...
Bayonne Briefs
Oct 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
Medical license suspended for Bayonne doctor Dr. John McGee, who has been practicing medicine in Bayonne for 25 years, had his license suspended on September 6 for a full year, according to an Augu...
Effort to recall Mayor James Davis fails
Petition never submitted amid committee infighting
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 148 148 recommendations | email to a friend
The effort to recall Mayor James Davis that was waged in April has fallen flat after the group failed to file a petition at the deadline on September 27, according to City Clerk Robert Sloan. The e...
NJ highest in nation for adults living with parents
But Hudson County clocks in much lower
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
What used to be the norm – graduating from school and finding a place of your own – is increasingly challenging for the millennial generation. Roughly 47 percent of New Jerseyeans aged 18-34 live a...
Aerial gondola concept has ups and downs
Great idea, but where’s the money?
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Oct 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 141 141 recommendations | email to a friend
A design contest winner for a gondola that would connect Staten Island commuters to Bayonne’s 8th Street Light Rail Station has been announced by the Staten Island Economic Development Corporation ...

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