Voters’ choice
Six candidates vie for two seats in 31st District assembly race
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
After nearly six months of elevated rhetoric among some candidates in the 31st Assembly District, voters will finally get to choose which two of six they want to serve for the next two years. Nicho...
‘Greatest Generation’ suffers another loss
DeSena was war veteran and longtime council president
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Oct 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne lost one of its most popular councilmen ever – and another member of the Greatest Generation – when Neil DeSena, 88, died on Oct. 15. “Neil was dedicated to the city and to its people,” sai...
Bayonne Briefs
Oct 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Five Board of Ed trustees to be chosen Decision day is almost here for the 20 Bayonne residents seeking to sit on the Bayonne Board of Education for terms from one to three years. Voters will cast ...
Three-year race heats up
Nine BOE candidates vying for three available seats
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Oct 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne voters go to the polls on Nov. 3 for the first time in about 35 years to vote for Board of Education trustees. Bayonne’s mayor had appointed school board members until a public referendum l...
Spooktacular happenings in Bayonne
Creatures of the night come out in droves, overtaking city
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Oct 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
They’re backkk. Those dark, threatening creatures of the night. Whether they are bats, vampires, ghost, goblins, skeletons, or other nefarious beings, this is the time they manifest themselves here...
Old pickup schedules trashed
City Council to decide on garbage and recycling contractors at Oct. 21 meeting
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Oct 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Whatever actions the City Council takes at its Oct. 21 meeting regarding Bayonne’s new garbage and recycling contracts, longtime pickup routines are likely to get dumped. But that’s a good thing, a...
Can it!
City seeking public’s help in keeping catch basins clean, keeping drainage system free of clutter
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Oct 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Many probably consider it an innocuous practice; instead of finding a nearby trash can, tossing garbage into a sewer catch basin. But Bayonne Municipal Utilities Authority Executive Director Tim Bo...
Bayonne Briefs
Oct 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Two hundred people attend city health fair About 125 people received health care screenings during the city of Bayonne’s health fair on Thursday, Oct. 15 in Fitzpatrick Park, across from City Hall....
Fidelco’s Harbor Station North could see spring groundbreaking
Ferry cited as necessary component, as city urges patience
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Oct 14, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
At the Bayonne Golf Club on Oct. 6, city officials, developers, lawyers, and representatives from transportation and utilities met to discuss development plans for the Peninsula at Bayonne Harbor, ...
Vying for Board of Ed seats
Race for this seat features educators, former educators, and business people
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Oct 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne voters go to the polls on Nov. 3 for the first time in 35 years to vote for Board of Education trustees. Bayonne’s mayor had appointed all school board members until a public referendum las...

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