BAYONNE BRIEFS
Jul 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Highways seeking backpacks, other items, donations for kids Highways, a program of The Windmill Alliance Inc., is seeking donations from groups or the public for its Backpacks for Bayonne Kids 2014...
Moving parts at city hall
Departures and appointments order of the day
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
With Mayor James Davis now officially seated in the mayor’s office at city hall, his administration has begun to take form. Davis wasted no time in that effort, naming four people to posts before h...
$512M county budget passed
Tax burden mainly hits Jersey City and Hoboken; Weehawken modestly
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jul 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Although not as bad as first anticipated, Hoboken still got hit hardest with the percent of taxes it must pay to fund the newly passed $512 million county budget this year. Jersey City also got hit...
Just the facts, ma'am
State Police statistics tell positive story about crime in Bayonne
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Crime category percentages decreased almost across the board in Bayonne when comparing 2013 to 2012, according to New Jersey State Police reports issued for each municipality. Year-to-year comparis...
Police beat
Jul 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Mother charged after three year old found wandering in street A three-year-old boy seen wandering in the city’s shopping district was taken into custody by police until his mother could be located ...
Freedom isn’t free
Weehawken students learn about military sacrifice at Bayonne museum
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
With Memorial Day, Flag Day, and Fleet Week all in spring, the season can be a fitting time of year for grade school children to learn about the sacrifices made by military men and women to keep ou...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Jul 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Remainder of IMTT sold to parent company The remaining 50 percent of International-Matex Tank Terminals (IMTT) not owned by Macquarie Infrastructure Co. (MIC), a U.S. owner of storage facilities fo...
Davis takes office
Mayor Davis and council members sworn in during midday inauguration
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Promoting themes of unification and progress, Mayor James Davis began his four-year term as leader of the city during a noon ceremony at Bayonne High School on Tuesday, July 1. Calling it a histori...
Showdown at Board of Ed meeting
Residents, union rep clash with board over the lack of a teachers' contract
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
City residents, teachers, and union representative Alan D’Angelo used the June 26 Board of Education meeting to implore the board to settle the four year-plus impasse over a new teachers' contract....
Tearful, but joyous
Bayonne High graduates sad to go, but happy about new challenges
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Gathered in the hallways of Bayonne High School on the evening of June 24, it was a mix of competing feelings for most of the graduating students: happiness, exuberance, and excitement, but also ti...

Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014