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Developer for Harbor Station South?
City Council poised to vote June 22
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne’s protracted efforts to develop the former Military Ocean Terminal Base (MOTBY) may result in a development deal with JMF Properties, the Whippany-based company that has been one of many de...
A matter of finance
Local students get apt lessons for the future
by Al Sullivan and Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writers
Jun 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Financial literacy is so important, that now you can’t graduate from high school without passing a course in in it. This is because many students leave high school ill-equipped to deal with the com...
Fire survivors look for new homes
Building demolished after 5-alarmer displaced 44, injured firefighters
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
A firefighter was still in the hospital on Tuesday and 44 people were looking for new homes after a five-alarm fire that enveloped three buildings on Avenue C between 19th and 20th Street early Sat...
BHS students create kids’ books
Stories celebrate ‘favorite things’
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Freshmen writers and illustrators at the Bayonne High School Fine Arts Academy teamed up to make storybooks for children at Bayonne’s Children’s Specialized Hospital as part of a periodic jury exam...
Bayonne Briefs
Jun 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Zoning Board to vote on final major site approval for Muslim Community Center Bayonne Muslims, a nonprofit organization that has been renting the basement of St. Henry’s School for community and pr...
Board of Ed rescinds PAL eviction
Midtown Community School will remain home for PAL
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
After the PAL received an eviction notice from the Board of Education on March 26 to vacate Midtown Community School by August 1, 2016, community members were up in arms. Before the construction of...
Bayonne High School honors “Circle of Ten”
Jun 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
In keeping with a well-established tradition, Principal Richard J. Baccarella proudly announced the Bayonne High School Class of 2016 Circle of Ten, representing the top ten grade point averages at...
Centenarian celebrates longevity
Long life with “no regrets”
by Gianluca D'Elia
Reporter Correspondent
Jun 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Not everyone lives to be 100 years old, but on March 19, lifelong Bayonne resident Nellie Basile celebrated 100 years on Earth, surrounded by 100 of her closest family members and friends. Last wee...
Bayonne Briefs
Jun 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
State of the City Mayor James Davis issued a State of the City Address on Thursday to the Bayonne Chamber of Commerce on Avenue C. His address reflected his administration’s goals – facilitating de...
MOTBY development by Hasidic Jews shot down
City’s vision not yet realized
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jun 08, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
In June of 2010, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey announced its purchase of the 131-acre tract of waterfront property in Bayonne formerly called the Military Ocean Terminal Base (MOTBY...

past weeks news

Tax relief for residents near construction sites
But is it fair?
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

NJ to vote in presidential primary
Bayonne residents voice opinions
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Recall group at it again
Sal Gullace is latest target
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Hometown filmmakers triumph
‘Summer Cabin’ premieres with a bang
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer

Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014