bayonne news

Two out of three ain’t bad
City in final phases of agreements of two MOTBY-related lawsuits
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Construction at the former Military Ocean Terminal, which has been stalled for years as the city was mired in lawsuits with developers, may now be able to move forward as Bayonne reaches settlement...
Holiday memories
Your neighbors share their stories
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Whether it’s the memory of receiving the first present each year because they were the youngest child, or of being the oldest sibling and enjoying watching the younger one’s sheer delight on the mo...
First impressions count
Resident asks city to protect appearance of city’s gateways
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne resident Corrado DiVincenzo is concerned about the gateways into the city and specifically about the John F. Kennedy Boulevard entrance. DiVincenzo’s concerns were aired at the Dec. 10 City...
BRIEFS
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne teachers receive retroactive checks A little more than three months after their contract settlement, Bayonne teachers received their retroactive check payments late last week, according to ...
Making progress
Raise the Roadway project hitting new plateaus
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The $743 million Raise the Roadway project for the Bayonne Bridge is clicking on all cylinders, with the expected completion of a gantry crane to move materials across the span, an increased optimi...
Going, but not to be forgotten
Freeholder accomplished much, happy to have served
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
When Dr. Doreen DiDomenico hands over the reins of First District Hudson County Freeholder to successor Kenneth Kopacz in three weeks, she will do so with a heavy heart. A county public servant for...
Meeting the mayor
Once-a-month gatherings run the gamut
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
They represent all walks of life, visit for a number of reasons, and talk about diverse topics. Mostly, they just want someone to listen to them and take them seriously. They are mainly Bayonne res...
Police Beat
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Alleged package thief arrested; police seek public’s help Bayonne Police have arrested a man they said has allegedly been stealing deliveries from residents’ porches, and are asking for the public’...

Making his move
Local chess master gets national appointment
by By Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Joe Lux wasn’t born to play chess; it just seems like he was. He wandered into New York City’s Washington Square Park when he was still in high school and saw people seated at tables there, playing...
BRIEFS
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE BRIEFS Bayonne families invited to holiday Autism Friendly Day Kerry Magro, an adult on the autism spectrum and national speaker, will be hosting Autism-Friendly Day at Santa’s Elf Factory ...

past weeks news

Helping the poor, homeless, aged
New group hoping to reach out and touch needy
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer

Tree-mendous start to holiday
Mayor, Santa kick off season of joy
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer

BRIEFS

Bayonne Crossings to grow
New retail project being considered for Rt. 440
by By Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer

BEAT

Requiem for rent control
Both sides say they were right on issue
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer

Permission to board
Cruise ship finds new home in Bayonne
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer

Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014