Winter festival showcases music
Ice rink opens to public
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Dec 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 168 168 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne High School hosted its first annual Winter Spectacular on the evening of Thursday, December 8. The festival showcased more than 150 students from combined high school and middle school band...
This stinks
Wipes and waste clog the sewage system
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Dec 14, 2016 | 2 2 comments | 166 166 recommendations | email to a friend
An ongoing drought in the area is worsening the unpleasant odor that’s permeating the city. “More than anything else, we’re having problems with stink because we’re in a drought,” said Tim Boyle, d...
Music on Broadway in fourth week
UEZ hopes series will benefit local businesses
by Rory Pasquariello
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Dec 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 152 152 recommendations | email to a friend
The Music on Broadway series, hosted jointly by the Bayonne Urban Enterprise Zone (UEZ) and partnering businesses in the zone (which encompasses all of Broadway) is in its fourth week. The concept ...
Bayonne Briefs
Dec 14, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 156 156 recommendations | email to a friend
Corrections In an article last week that covered the ongoing teachers’ contract negotiations, The Bayonne Community News said that employees of the City of Bayonne are on the NJ Direct 15 insurance...
Deficit in school budget
Mayor charges mismanagement of funds
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Dec 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 187 187 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne Board of Education’s 2015-2016 operating budget may include a $2.2 million deficit, according to a statement from Mayor James Davis. The statement cited “preliminary information” derivi...
Residents chip in to repair favorite hot dog cart
Thanksgiving fire intentionally set
by Rory Pasquariello
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Dec 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 179 179 recommendations | email to a friend
When the Sabrett hot dog cart operated by Alex DeJesus on Avenue E and 34th Street was damaged by a fire on Thanksgiving Day, Bayonne residents quickly mobilized. DeJesus’s neighbor, John Milan Seb...
Local attorney temporarily suspended from practicing law
History of fighting city hall
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Dec 07, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 179 179 recommendations | email to a friend
Local Bayonne attorney and former business administrator for the City of Bayonne, Peter Cresci, has been temporarily suspended from practicing law by the NJ State Bar Association, according to a ru...
Hudson County through the eyes of hashtags
Digital photographers show their stuff
by Rory Pasquariello
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Dec 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 160 160 recommendations | email to a friend
Instagram accounts are full of moments captured suddenly for others to share. People post and categorize photos geographically and topically. Not surprisingly, many photos are of pets and food, or ...
Bayonne Briefs
Dec 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 163 163 recommendations | email to a friend
Christmas Cabaret The Kennedy Dancers will once again present its annual “Christmas Cabaret,” a dance performance by the Kennedy Dancers Inner City Youth, Kennedy Dance Students and special guests ...
Teachers’ contract negotiations ongoing
Turmoil within union amid 17-month contract stalemate
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Nov 30, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 174 174 recommendations | email to a friend
The seemingly endless quest for a settlement of the teachers’ contract was complicated last week when William Blanchard, a math teacher at Bayonne High School, sent out a letter to union members as...

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