Bayonne Briefs
Mar 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 168 168 recommendations | email to a friend
ER ribbon cutting Carepoint Health at Bayonne Medical Center cut the ribbon on their new “Fast Track” Emergency Room on Wednesday, March 22. The new expansion, which includes three new beds and mor...
Bayonne Board of Education votes higher tax
Proposes more layoffs
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 234 234 recommendations | email to a friend
Taxpayers in Bayonne will face higher school taxes and layoffs for school district employees if the Board of Education’s 2017-2018 budget is approved as introduced on Thursday, March 16. The board,...
Who cares about the poor?
Trump proposes eliminating antipoverty programs
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 164 164 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayors across the country have been coming out against the Trump Administration’s recent budget proposal that would eliminate antipoverty programs, most notably Community Development Block Grants (...
PILOT approved for Harbor Pointe Marketplace
Bike share company chosen
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 207 207 recommendations | email to a friend
The City Council on Wednesday, March 15, unanimously approved a 30-year PILOT (payment in lieu of taxes) agreement with a developer to build a commercial property on the Military Ocean Terminal Bas...
St. Patrick's Day Parade
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 175 175 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne Briefs
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CarePoint Health at Bayonne Medical Center was honored for the hospital’s years of support for the Relay for Life program. Dr. Vijay Singh (second from left), BMC Chief Medical Officer, and Catheri...
Friction at school district threatens parade participation
Agreement reached
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 199 199 recommendations | email to a friend
When the Bayonne Public School Administrators Association (BPSAA) vowed to cease participation in extracurricular activities in retaliation for layoffs made by the Bayonne Board of Education (BBOED...
Bayonne celebrates Irish heritage
Irish flag raised over City Hall
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 203 203 recommendations | email to a friend
Even though Irish-Americans in Bayonne are smaller in number than they once were, their presence today is as strong as their pride. St. Patrick’s Day is Friday, March 17, but as anyone who’s been t...
The last Gold Coast holdout
Will Bayonne get a ferry service?
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 15, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 220 220 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne wants more than anything to join the ranks of the ferry-serviced cities in Hudson County. Weehawken was first when Arthur Imperatore, a trucking magnate, bought 2.5 miles of Weehawken water...
Winning words and art
Reporter papers, magazines win 10 awards in statewide contest
Mar 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 174 174 recommendations | email to a friend
The reporters, graphic artists, and advertising executives for the Hudson Reporter chain of newspapers recently won 10 awards in the prestigious Better Newspaper Contest run annually by the New Jer...

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