Dec 06, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 124 124 recommendations | email to a friend
Correction In the Briefs section of the Nov. 15 edition of the Bayonne Community News , we reported that Assemblyman Nicholas Chiaravalloti was appointed president of Hudson County Community Colleg...
Historic limestone frieze at new retail development
Salvaged from Philadelphia Civic Center
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 169 169 recommendations | email to a friend
When the Philadelphia Civic Center was demolished in 2005, many of the historic building’s artifacts were salvaged and auctioned off, including one of the building’s most treasured pieces – a large...
Homage to a fallen friend
High school swimmer hosts CPR class in his memory
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 156 156 recommendations | email to a friend
CeeJay Larino never knew fellow St. Peter’s Prep swimmer, B.J. Giannone, who collapsed on the pool deck after a swim meet in 2011 due to heart disease. Giannone died that day, but his memory is car...
Let there be light!
Nov 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 150 150 recommendations | email to a friend
The annual tree lighting ceremony this year took place at the corner of 22nd Street and Broadway. Kids lined up for photos with a cartoon pig and later, Santa. Bayonne High School students played C...
Bringing movie sets back to NJ
Film tax breaks returning to state; Bayonne has legendary movie history
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 131 131 recommendations | email to a friend
Film historians often attribute the origin of the term “cliffhanger” to the 1914 silent film serial “The Perils of Pauline” in which the main character clings to the Palisade cliffs near Fort Lee. ...
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Medicare Open Enrollment Forum Nov. 29, open enrollment runs through Dec. 7 A Medicare Enrollment Forum will be hosted at city hall at 630 Avenue C on Wednesday, November 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m....
State audit of school board released
State monitor recommended
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 22, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 167 167 recommendations | email to a friend
An audit of the finances at the Bayonne Board of Education (BBOED) between July of 2015 and June of 2016 by the Office of the State Auditor was released lastweek. The report showed the district did...
Bayonne eyes new Special Improvement District
Advisory board of MOTBY developers created
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 154 154 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne is looking to add another Special Improvement District (SID), this time away from the city’s center. Mayor James Davis issued an executive order to create an advisory board for a SID in the...
Bayonne super fan in the running
Finalist for Jets Fan Hall of Fame
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 159 159 recommendations | email to a friend
No one in Bayonne, even Kenny Britt, has come as close to induction into an NFL team’s Hall of Fame as Bayonne’s Frank West. West, 44, won a Halloween costume contest in 2010 for a convincing Rex R...
City Hall unveils Hall of Heroes and veterans’ mural
Eagle Scout project soars
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 139 139 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne City Hall unveiled hundreds of photographs of Bayonne veterans that now hang in the building’s main hallway. The project was coordinated by local Boy Scout, Matt Piscopo, as part of a servi...

Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014