14A Turnpike Extension Project officially complete
Congestion on local streets alleviated
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 356 356 recommendations | email to a friend
The problems with the old 14A Exit on the NJ Turnpike were too few toll boothsfor today’s traffic volume, and truckers forced to traverse Avenue E into the East Side neighborhood via a bridge over ...
City Council covers a lot of ground
Budgets, taxes, unions top the list
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 310 310 recommendations | email to a friend
In its first meeting since the Bayonne City Council’s re-election on May 8, the council had a busy agenda. Among the matters addressed: It introduced a $138.8 million 2018 budget that includes a 2....
Bayonnewoman pleaded that her sister be recognized at HCCC graduation
Petition to honor the late Tara Balcer got action
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 120 120 recommendations | email to a friend
When Tara Lynn Balcer died in January at the age of 33, she was starting a new semester at Hudson County Community College (HCCC) where she’d studied sign language and hoped to teach students with ...
Bayonne Briefs
May 23, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
North St. Towers to begin construction Construction on twin 22-tower residential buildings on North Street near the 8th Street Light Rail Station is set to begin in two to three months, according t...
Relieved and looking ahead
Mayor Davis savors victory
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 352 352 recommendations | email to a friend
In Bayonne’s May 8 municipal elections, 12,047 people voted for mayor, with incumbent Mayor James Davis taking in 57 percent, or 6,909 votes. Davis’s slate of five incumbent council members swept c...
Bergen Point nurse recognized on the Today Show
Took patient to prom, wins trip to Hawaii
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 372 372 recommendations | email to a friend
A Bayonne pediatric nurse was featured on an NBC Today Show segment that told the story of Stacey Joniak, a Bergen Point resident, who took a cancer patient, Mariah Martinez, to her senior prom whe...
Speak up, Bayonne!
Toastmasters helps members gain confidence in public speaking
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 327 327 recommendations | email to a friend
Toastmasters International chapters in Hudson County meet regularly to work on communicating and public speaking. Dozens of county residents meet in each group throughout the county to hone their s...
Bayonne Briefs
May 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne Teachers Union agrees to four-year contract The Bayonne Teachers Association and the Bayonne Board of Education reached a tentative agreement on a four-year union contract, setting the stag...
Incumbent Mayor James Davis wins
Davis slate of council candidates also victorious
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 377 377 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor James Davis has emerged from a contentious municipal election to be the mayor of Bayonne until 2022 along with a slate of council candidates who faced steep competition from their ward neighb...
Outdoor classroom dedicated
Late Scoutmaster honored
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 09, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 374 374 recommendations | email to a friend
Over the last few weeks, Arman Moazampour, 16, has beenmanaging fellow Boy Scout volunteers, who are installing an outdoor classroom on the shoreline next to Veterans Stadium. The installation is c...

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