BAYONNE BRIEFS
May 28, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Board of Education and administrators reach contract settlement The Bayonne Board of Education announced on Friday, May 23 that the school district has arrived at a settlement with the Bayonne Scho...
Honoring those who made the ultimate sacrifice
95-year tradition of Memorial Day Parade continues May 26
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
May 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
John Zmyslowski of Bayonne, a Vietnam War veteran, sees the glass half full. The Mackenzie Post commander saw action from 1966 until 1968, and although he suffers from the effects of Agent Orange, ...
So, what happened in Bayonne?
Small things led to June 10 Runoff
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
May 21, 2014 | 3 3 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
No one can say what will happen in the runoff election between Mayor Mark Smith and his challenger, James Davis on June 10. But Smith’s effort to seek reelection in the first round — in which he mi...
Never again
Holocaust program for city’s youth aims to educate, teach tolerance
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
May 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
For Sami Steigmann, speaking to 700 grammar school students about the Holocaust and his experiences during it is not just about teaching history. It is also about his hope to never let history repe...
Cancer doesn’t sleep, so Bayonne residents don’t either
City’s annual Relay for Life to be held May 30 to 31
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
May 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne residents RaeAnn Hempel and Joanne Baran know that cancer is an insidious disease that never takes a break. So both women devote their time to the city’s American Cancer Society Relay for L...
“Bayonne and You, Perfect Together?”
Development executive suggests need for the city to brand itself
May 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
With an air of uncertainty in the room following the previous night’s mayoral/council elections and resulting stalemate, two business leaders and a local doctor addressed three dozen people at the ...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
May 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Zanowic endorses Mayor Smith ticket Former mayoral candidate Anthony Zanowic endorsed Mayor Mark Smith on Friday, May 16, in his race against Police Capt. James Davis in the municipal runoff on Jun...
Headed for runoff elections
Smith, Davis, and several council candidates to face off again
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
May 14, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
T he political landscape in Bayonne was turned topsy-turvy on Tuesday, May 13, as it appeared that Mayor Mark Smith and Police Capt. James Davis were headed for a June runoff election. As of 10 p.m...
Fishing for peace of mind
Late religious leader’s passion drives Bayonne fishing tourney
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
May 14, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Dozens of fishermen and women, their loved ones, and others have descended on Bayonne for the last week and half, ostensibly to catch fish and earn prize money through a striped bass fishing tourna...
Order in the court!
Bayonne resident argues before U.S. Supreme Court justice
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
May 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
For a baseball player, it would be like making a fast track to the majors and throwing against your idol, Derek Jeter or David Wright. For Bayonne resident Christopher Keating, 26, a third-year stu...

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