Electronic cheating?
School district investigates possible smart-phone cheats
by Joseph Passantino and Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writers
Mar 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
A Bayonne school official confirmed this week that allegations of possible cheating on school tests was investigated two weeks ago and resulted in the suspension of two students for not complying w...
Swish!
Bayonne wins Hudson County girls’ basketball championship
by Jim Hague
Reporter sports columnist
Mar 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
It was before the high school basketball season ever tipped off, when Bayonne veteran girls’ basketball head coach James Turner fired off the salvo that resonated with the Bees for the entire seaso...
Oil slick
Thousands of gallons of oil leak into eastside park
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Mar 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
An oil leak of more than 100,000 gallons from an underground pipeline in Halecky-IMTT Park discovered on Feb. 22 launched a mobilization of various emergency response units and a more than weeklong...
Bayonne Briefs
Mar 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
New Board of Ed trustees to replace two who resigned Trying to replenish its ranks so that it can continue to do business, the Bayonne Board of Education selected two new trustees on Feb. 24. The n...
Piechocki resigns from Board of Education
Board business stymied
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 24, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Christopher Piechocki became the third person to resign from the Bayonne Board of Education in less than two months, further depleting the Board of Trustees and nearly hampering its ability move on...
The hole truth and nothing but the truth
City seeks residents’ help in identifying potholes
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 24, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
They’re b-a-c-k. Those nasty little holes that make your car go bump in the night, and in the daytime. Following a 20-plus inch snowfall on Jan. 23 and a couple of milder storms before and after, p...
A man with a ‘Dali-ance’ Bayonne native helps identify long-lost Dali originals
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
A Bayonne native who now makes southern California his home got the thrill of his life recently when he played a hand in identifying what he says are long-lost artwork by Salvador Dali. Ron Barbaga...
Beloved teacher/softball coach, 5-year-old daughter killed in Turnpike crash
Mourned by all who knew him
by Jim Hague and Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writers
Feb 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
A three-car accident near the Exit 14C toll plaza in Jersey City on Monday left a teacher and his 5-year-old daughter dead in the wreckage. The accident took place at 3:20 p.m. Monday afternoon. Th...
Bayonne Briefs
Feb 24, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Schools Superintendent meets with board on encounter with employee Bayonne Schools Superintendent Patricia McGeehan met with members of the Bayonne Board of Education in a private meeting on Thursd...
Coming down soon
Demolition work to begin on midtown block for medical arts building
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Feb 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
A blighted block on Broadway could be a symbol of Bayonne’s rejuvenation, according to Bayonne and St. Barnabas officials. Demolition of buildings will begin in about two weeks to make way for the ...

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