Police beat
Traffic violation leads to drug charges
by Compiled by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
An alleged stop-sign violation led to additional problems for a 26th Street resident, according to police. Mario Hernandez, 23, allegedly ran a stop sign at 37th Street and Avenue E on Jan. 12 at 9...
Skye’s the limit
Construction on new Bayonne development primed to begin
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
The city’s 22nd Street corridor continues to be developed, and will receive a shot in the arm when nearly 190 units of residential space are completed in two phases at the former Bayonne Plumbing s...
Leading the board
McGeehan enters twilight of her Bayonne educational career
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
As Superintendent of Schools Patricia McGeehan begins to guide the Bayonne School District for what is likely the last two years of her city educational career, the Bayonne Community News caught up...
Greatest shows on earth
Circus, concerts coming to Bayonne
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
An entertainment venue that would host fair-weather concerts, the circus, and various expositions may well turn Bayonne into a go-to place for entertainment, if the goals of a producer and the city...
'An economic disaster’ in the making
Officials oppose service cuts for PATH
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
“I want the Port Authority to say that this option is off the table,” said a very angry Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer at a rally recently of local, state and federal officials near the Grove Street PAT...
Traveling for teams
New softball squad gives city girls increased competition
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
Keeping young girls interested in positive endeavors and giving them an outlet to hone their competitive urges are two things a new Bayonne sports team has been created to satisfy. Starting this sp...
BRIEFS
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
More bridge closures scheduled for this week The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey has announced additional closures of the Bayonne Bridge due to work on the “Raise the Roadway” project. They...
Millions of dollars apart
City seeking more than $7 million it says BOE owes it
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 07, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
The city administration has contacted the Board of Education about where millions of dollars in reimbursements are for school construction projects bonded for by the city, paid off by the state, an...
Finalizing First Street
Former Texaco site development moving along
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 64 64 recommendations | email to a friend
Shovels are in the ground and remediation work is under way at the city’s southwest corner as the Kaplan Companies ready to begin work on phase one of its residential Promenade at Bayonne developme...
Breaking a leg
Program offering total theater experience
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
Bringing musical theater instruction and performance to children of all backgrounds and socioeconomic statuses is the goal of a new children’s musical theater group just formed in Bayonne. Van Horn...

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