Thrashers shred fresh pavement at new skate park
Extreme sports get support in Hudson County
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jul 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 150 150 recommendations | email to a friend
Skaters rarely see dedicated parks, or at least good ones. Before the opening of 1st Street Skate Park in Bayonne on June 21, skaters were relegated to what was essentially a parking lot with a few...
Superintendent McGeehan voted off
The bell rings on 17 years of service
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jul 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 113 113 recommendations | email to a friend
At a Wednesday meeting, The Bayonne Board of Education (BBOED) voted against Superintendent Dr. Patricia McGeehan’s contract renewal 5-0, with four abstaining, marking an end to her 17 years at the...
Can you take care of yourself if you’re taking care of others?
New organization eases burden on caregivers for relatives
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jul 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 120 120 recommendations | email to a friend
“There are only four kinds of people in this world—those who have been caregivers, those who currently are caregivers, those who will be caregivers, and those who need caregivers.” Former First Lad...
Farmer’s markets open around the county
Kale, spuds, and community spirit
by Rory Pasquariello and Samantha Meyers
Reporter staff writers
Jul 06, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
Farmer’s markets in Hudson County are springing up all over, and residents have been taking advantage, not only of the fresh produce, but of the open, outdoor ambiance, local vendors, and most impo...
Bayonne Briefs
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Cruise ship returns to Bayonne after boy nearly drowns on board An 8-year-old boy from the Netherlands nearly drowned on Thursday evening in a swimming pool aboard the Anthem of the Seas cruise shi...
BHS graduates class of 2016
600 students and their families celebrate
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 126 126 recommendations | email to a friend
Hundreds of families packed the bleachers at Bayonne High School on Friday, June 24, many with flowers and cameras in hand, to catch the pomp and circumstance of 600 graduating seniors. One boy who...
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4th of July Fireworks Fourth of July weekend is never long enough, so Bayonne residents can take second and third helpings of nationalism on the 6th of July. Festivities start at 7 p.m. at DiDomeni...
Harbor Station South a reality
JMF Properties approved
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 132 132 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne City Council last Wednesday voted to formally designate JMF Properties of Whippany, NJ, as a developer for 16 of the 40 acres that make up Harbor Station South (HSS) nearest route 440. ...
Learn to save someone who’s OD’ing
Free Narcan training offered in Hudson County
by Samantha Meyers
Reporter Staff Writer
Jun 29, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported a 200 percent increase between 2000 and 2014 in overdose deaths involving pain relievers and heroin. In New Jersey, 1,253 drug and opiate over...
Developer for Harbor Station South?
City Council poised to vote June 22
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 132 132 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne’s protracted efforts to develop the former Military Ocean Terminal Base (MOTBY) may result in a development deal with JMF Properties, the Whippany-based company that has been one of many de...

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