Speed camera area proven failure
Aug 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Assemblyman Nick Chiaravalloti recently sponsored legislation to install "speed cameras" in construction zones throughout the State of New Jersey. This idea has failed in the past, a...
Drug overdose is now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: In 2014, it surpassed both car accidents and gun violence in number of deaths. Those with loved ones who are using opiates or heroin need to be aware that opiates are the main contri...
World Refugee Day
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: June 20 of every year is world refugee day and while this letter will be sent out after it, it is still a reminder that people around the world need our love and support. The Refugee...
We need healthy health care competition
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Bayonne Health Consortium is bombarding Bayonne residents with misleading full-page ads in the BCN pleading “Keep Bayonne Healthcare Local” in its effort to keep Barnabas Health from...
Celebrating community, local artists and small business owners
Jul 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Please join the Bayonne Civic League as we celebrate our community, local artists, and small business owners. The newly-formed Bayonne Civic League will be hosting a wine tasting at ...
59 is a lonely number
Jul 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: You may have read about the Barbarise twins. They were among the teachers caught up in the budget crisis affected by the BBOED "overspending" $6,000,000 of taxpayers’ money. As their...
Chiaravalotti guilty of government shutdown
Jul 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: The New Jersey State shutdown is over, and our state parks and beaches are open again for all to enjoy. Thank goodness our elected political hacks finally came to their senses. This ...
School funding results
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: Six months ago I met with Assemblyman Chiaravalloti about school funding. He told me he was working on it, and he hoped to see progress during the "budget season." I told him I could...
State aid for the school district
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: A very special thank you to Assemblyman Nicholas A. Chiaravalloti for his perseverance in obtaining more than $3 million in state aid for the Bayonne School District, which will bene...
The state budget
Jul 12, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
To the Editor: The battle took many twists and turns this year, but we would be remiss not to acknowledge the final funding bill and the members of the legislature who fought tirelessly on behalf o...