Wiping the tears away
Memories of 9/11 still strong for city residents
by Joseph Passantino
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor James Davis, clergy representing the city’s houses of worship, and others gathered at Harbor View Park at the Peninsula at Bayonne Harbor – across Upper New York Bay from the World Trade Cent...
A bucket brigade
CarePoint workers take the chilly challenge for ALS
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Spurts of rain didn’t dampen the spirits of the more than 150 CarePoint employees who gathered on in front of the Bayonne Medical Center on Sept. 9. Dressed in orange shirts with white letters sign...
Broadway establishment stays put
City Council move eliminates Barney Stock from development project
by Joseph Passantino
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
A longtime Bayonne business won’t be worrying about moving anytime soon following an action by the City Council after its caucus session on Sept. 10. The council called a special meeting that night...
Police Beat
by Joseph Passantino
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Edison woman arrested on DWI Police responding to a call on Sept. 7 found that a woman had allegedly struck two cars, causing a chain reaction involving other vehicles, an official said. Police wer...
Fight has just begun
Elected school board proponents ramping up efforts
by Joseph Passantino
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
"I have not yet begun to fight!" was trumpeted in the Revolutionary War by John Paul Jones, but Bayonne resident Michael Alonso and his Bayonne School Board Choice group think it’s an apt rallying ...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Bridge work to take longer, shift to daytime construction  The Bayonne Bridge “Raise the Roadway” project will take six months longer than expected, and the work will shift to more daytime hours, a...
Checking in on port progress
Cruise line renovations on schedule and on budget
by Joseph Passantino
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
The foundation has been laid and all other work is moving forward on the new $52 million terminal at the cruise port at the Peninsula at Bayonne Harbor, Royal Caribbean Cruise Ltd. officials said o...
Settlement a surprise
But work had never stopped behind the scenes
by Joseph Passantino
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
When Bayonne Teachers Association President Alan D’Angelo announced in the City Council Chambers on Sept. 2 that a verbal deal had been struck with the Board of Education on a new teachers’ contrac...
United is helping the most needy
United Way of Hudson County supports homeless, those in poverty
by Joseph Passantino
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Individuals walking the streets homeless. People just days shy of paying their rent. Those who have no food money left after paying their bills. These are the people whom the United Way of Hudson C...
Cough? Cold? Strain? Sprain?
Astra Health Center bridges gap between doctor and ER Board
by Joseph Passantino
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s later in the day and a family member has a bad cough or minor laceration. It’s too late to get an appointment with your family doctor, but thankfully the health issue is not serious enough to ...