NJ to vote in presidential primary
Bayonne residents voice opinions
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
Presidential primary elections are long and drawn out. The Republican field that started with 14 candidates at the first caucus in Iowa on February 1 is down to just Donald Trump as the party’s pre...
Hidden dead honored at Constable Hook
Vets visit historic gravesite, march in parade
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 112 112 recommendations | email to a friend
On Wednesday, May 25, a group of veterans representing all Bayonne veterans’ chapters paid their annual tribute to the “heroic dead” at Constable Hook Cemetery, a hidden Bayonne graveyard whose las...
Bayonne Briefs
Jun 01, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 96 96 recommendations | email to a friend
Marist Family Carnival Rides, carnival games, food and a beer garden will be featured at the Marist Family Carnival at Marist High School on 1241 Kennedy Blvd. The event will take place Friday, Jun...
City has plan to avoid $15 million budget hole
City Council to monetize future debt
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 112 112 recommendations | email to a friend
The City Council on Wednesday addressed the looming $15 million budget hole created by a Military Ocean Terminal (MOTBY) development deal breaking down last month. The council voted 3-1-1 in a deci...
Baby formula smuggling ring stretched from Houston to Bayonne
Bayonne man sentenced
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne long ago shed its association with the mob, but another kind of organized crime has been hiding in plain sight – organized retail crime. Two men were sentenced last month in federal court f...
Recall group at it again
Sal Gullace is latest target
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
The same group that started a petition to recall Mayor James Davis on April 20 is now targeting Second Ward Councilman Sal Gullace. The group, which consists of residents Ryan Walker, Jacqueline Fo...
A storied political life
Neil Carroll, 89, honored for public service
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
In many ways, the gathering to honor former Freeholder Neil Carroll on May 14 in Stephen R. Gregg Park in Bayonne was a lot like the last scene from “It’s a Wonderful Life,” where the main characte...
Bayonne Briefs
May 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
Memorial Day Parade Bayonne will host its annual Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 30. The ceremony takes place at Fifth and Dodge streets at 10 a.m. The parade will begin immediately after the ce...
Verizon strike hits home
40,000 workers across the region walked out April 13
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 18, 2016 | 3 3 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
The largest national labor strike in nearly five years hit the streets of Bayonne this month as workers began demonstrating outside the Verizon facility on Broadway. Forty thousand Verizon workers,...
Students learn life lessons by helping ospreys
Handmade platforms to conserve habitat
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 18, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
Environmentalism and woodworking are not usually associated, but at Bayonne High School the carpentry program is teaching students technical skills while lending a hand to environmental conservatio...

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