Local voices on national issues
Booker hosts mobile office at City Hall
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 162 162 recommendations | email to a friend
While New Jersey Democratic Senator Cory Booker and his congressional colleagues were in Washington, D.C., participating in congressional hearings for high-profile cabinet appointments, his mobile ...
Bayonne Briefs
Feb 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 154 154 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne High School awarded $10,000 for Sustainability Project Sustainable Jersey for Schools and the New Jersey Education Association (NJEA) announced that Bayonne High School has been awarded a $...
The ‘Power List’
Our annual ranking of Hudson County’s most influential
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Feb 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 226 226 recommendations | email to a friend
The status of each of Hudson County’s most influential people rises and falls from year to year. Influence can mean different things, not only political power. Artists, activists, and not-for-profi...
Bayonne fights for adequate school funding
Makes case to Assembly committee
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 215 215 recommendations | email to a friend
Superintendent Dr. Patricia McGeehan and Business Administrator Leo Smith visited the NJ Assembly’s Education Committee in Hackensack on Wednesday, February 1 to present the Bayonne School District...
Council to vote on abatement for Resnick’s site
Third Ward Councilman ready for debate
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 226 226 recommendations | email to a friend
At a January meeting, the City Council introduced a resolution to be voted on at the council meeting on February 15, which would give a 25-year tax abatement to a ten-story development on 46th Stre...
Bayonne Briefs
Feb 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 165 165 recommendations | email to a friend
Bike-share RFP issued The City of Bayonne announced the issuance of request for proposals this week for the establishment and maintenance of a bike-share program in Bayonne. Time will tell whether ...
Heads roll at the BBOED
Layoffs, demotions, and an interim superintendent tapped
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 168 168 recommendations | email to a friend
In a meeting on January 25, the Bayonne Board of Education laid off 16 district employees and demoted six others amid a $2 million budget deficit facing the district. It also appointed Michael A. W...
Basketball star shines for the Bees
Bayonne’s Strzala has entire county buzzing
by Jim Hague
Reporter sports writer
Feb 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 225 225 recommendations | email to a friend
He attended Hudson Catholic High School for almost three years, but still, Pat Strzala was not happy. “I wasn’t having fun,” Strzala said of his time at Hudson Catholic. “I wasn’t comfortable there...
Two officers rescue man from Kill Van Kull
Heroic actions in frigid waters
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 01, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 168 168 recommendations | email to a friend
On a cloudy, cold morning on January 24, while being counseled by a Bayonne police officer, a young and distressed Jersey City man jumped off Brady’s Dock at the southern end of Bayonne into the Ki...
You’re gonna make it after all
14 buses of local women (and some men) head to DC to advocate for civil rights
by Marilyn Baer
Reporter Staff Writer
Feb 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 180 180 recommendations | email to a friend
Since taking the office of president on Friday, Jan. 20, Donald Trump has signed 15 executive orders, including one that weakens the reach of the Affordable Care Act and one that says federal dolla...

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