South Cove Commons gets urbanist treatment
Hotel, office, and residential building part of redevelopment plan
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 203 203 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne City Council passed a redevelopment plan for South Cove Commons plaza on Lafante Way at a meeting on May 17. The developer, the Alessi Development Company, would clear the way for a hot...
Bayonne Briefs
May 24, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 195 195 recommendations | email to a friend
JCEA rescinds Chiaravalloti endorsement The Jersey City Education Association (JCEA) announced it is rescinding its endorsement of Assemblyman Nicholas Chiaravalloti, who is seeking a second term i...
Raise the Roadway ahead of schedule
Slated to be at 219 feet by September
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 232 232 recommendations | email to a friend
The Raise the Roadway project that began in May of 2013 is due to finish six months ahead of schedule,Gov. Christopher Christie announced, setting a date of June 30. The Port Authority of New York ...
The Bleeder premieres
May 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 233 233 recommendations | email to a friend
Photos by Victor M. Rodriguez In Chuck Wepner’s famous fight against Muhammad Ali, he didn’t win the fight, but he knocked the greatest boxer of all time to the ground. Could a full-feature, star-s...
Bitcoin is here
Currency, capital, or ransom?
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 160 160 recommendations | email to a friend
Bitcoin is catching on. Not only are some small businesses in Hudson County accepting the crypto currency, hackers are demanding ransom in it, and residents are investing in it like capital. Bitcoi...
Awards for valor
Local public safety heroes get recognition for efforts in 2016
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 173 173 recommendations | email to a friend
When Hoboken police received the first report on Sept. 29, 2016, they were told that a Hudson Bergen Light Rail train had struck a vehicle near the crossing at Paterson Plank Road. They soon learne...
Bayonne Briefs
May 17, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 208 208 recommendations | email to a friend
Groundbreaking on Avenue E City officials broke ground on another major development in the neighborhood of the 22nd Street light rail station, at the former site of Bayonne Plumbing. Sky Lofts Sout...
New medical facility coming to Broadway
What will it be?
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 10, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 266 266 recommendations | email to a friend
The revitalization of Broadway is underway, and its largest addition, a three-story, 80,000- square-foot medical facility on 24th Street,owned and operated by the nonprofit RWJ Barnabas Health,is d...
Some water on the fire
Bayonne school board reinstates 88 of 287 laid-off teachers
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
May 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 241 241 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne Board of Education passed a $127 million budget at a special meeting on May 8, which allows them to keep 88 of 287 teachers they planned to lay off. The budget also requires a 5.6 perce...
Light rail on track
NJ Transit holds public hearing for HBLR extension
by Hannington Dia
Reporter staff writer
May 10, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 262 262 recommendations | email to a friend
New Jersey Transit held two public hearings on the planned Hudson-Bergen Light Rail extension into Bergen County on April 24. The project would add seven new stops to the existing service, all nort...

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