Board of Ed Trustee Christopher Munoz declares candidacy
Will run on JCEA slate
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Apr 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 220 220 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne Board of Education (BBOED) Trustee and Hoboken High School teacher, Christopher Munoz, officially announced his candidacy for the 31st District NJ General Assembly seat, a two-year term, cu...
Breaking the glass
Bayonne shines as Hudson County honors trailblazing women
by Hannington Dia
Reporter staff writer
Apr 05, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 200 200 recommendations | email to a friend
A pioneering space engineer, a local school superintendent, and the youngest municipal clerk in New Jersey history were among the women honored in a Women’s History Month ceremony in late March. In...
Bayonne Briefs
Apr 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 204 204 recommendations | email to a friend
The Blue Dawg Band to play at Bayonne Museum on April 10 The Blue Dawg Band will play a free concert of blues and classic rock at the Bayonne Community Museum on Monday, April 10. Doors open at 6:3...
Marist High School may shut down
Campaign to raise $1.5 million by April 24
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 193 193 recommendations | email to a friend
Marist High School may be at risk of closing if unable to raise about $1.5 million by April 24. The reasons include years of declining enrollment (only 76 freshman students enrolled by the February...
Bayonne business celebrated
Chamber of Commerce hosts 3rd Annual Peninsula Gala
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 153 153 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne Chamber of Commerce held its 3rd Annual Peninsula Gala on Thursday, March 23, at Bayonne Golf Club, where local leaders in the community, business, and government met to celebrate busin...
Has Bayonne failed its Muslim community?
The unintended consequences of benign zoning rules
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 185 185 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne Zoning Board’s decision on March 6 not to approve a local Muslim group’s plan to convert a warehouse on 109 East 24th Street into a Muslim Community Center has prompted the city to reck...
‘Five Finger Discount’ documentary wins raves
Local author’s novel hits the screen
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Mar 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 201 201 recommendations | email to a friend
For most people with a living memory of Jersey City Mayor Frank Hague, it is either one of love or hate. But the new PBS documentary based on the memoir “Five-Finger Discount: A Crooked Family Hist...
Bayonne Briefs
Mar 29, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 206 206 recommendations | email to a friend
ER ribbon cutting Carepoint Health at Bayonne Medical Center cut the ribbon on their new “Fast Track” Emergency Room on Wednesday, March 22. The new expansion, which includes three new beds and mor...
Bayonne Board of Education votes higher tax
Proposes more layoffs
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 272 272 recommendations | email to a friend
Taxpayers in Bayonne will face higher school taxes and layoffs for school district employees if the Board of Education’s 2017-2018 budget is approved as introduced on Thursday, March 16. The board,...
Who cares about the poor?
Trump proposes eliminating antipoverty programs
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 197 197 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayors across the country have been coming out against the Trump Administration’s recent budget proposal that would eliminate antipoverty programs, most notably Community Development Block Grants (...

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