bayonne news

Holding their breath
McCabe, JCMC wait for council decision on ambulance contract
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Two emergency medical services companies have bid on the new contract for the city’s ambulance services, but only one will come out a winner. So in the run-up to the decision to be announced at the...
The ‘Power List’
The Hudson Reporter’s fourth annual rankings of Hudson County’s most influential people
by Al Sullivan, Carlo Davis, Art Schwartz, and Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writers
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
While many of Hudson County’s most influential people remain relevant year to year, their impact waxes and wanes. Influence can mean different things, not only political power. Artists, activists, ...
Rotating shifts at hospital
BMC head takes new post; new COO named to replace him
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne Medical Center’s management is changing, with former president Mark Spektor moving over to the Jersey City-based CarePoint Insurance, and newcomer Paul Minnick taking over the helm as chief...
Your new voices on the county freeholder board
Swearing-in represents political change
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Recently, four new freeholders joined the nine-member Hudson County Board of Freeholders, a legislative body that votes on issues such as the county budget, county roads, the jail, county schools, ...
Police beat
Traffic violation leads to drug charges
by Compiled by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 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...
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Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Port Authority announces more bridge closures and holds The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey has announced Bayonne Bridge closures and traffic holds for this week. Drivers are asked to use t...
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 | 13 13 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 | 11 11 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 | 12 12 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 | 9 9 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...

past weeks news

Traveling for teams
New softball squad gives city girls increased competition
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer

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Finalizing First Street
Former Texaco site development moving along
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer

Breaking a leg
Program offering total theater experience
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer

Police Beat by Compiled by Joseph Passantino
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Holiday memories
Your neighbors share their stories
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer

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Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014