Cast your ballot
Voters to elect senator, congressman, surrogate, and freeholder
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
When Bayonne voters go the polls on Nov. 4, they will be electing candidates to positions as United States Senator, U.S. Representative, County Surrogate, and County Freeholder. In the marquee even...
On the road to sainthood
Hudson County shoemaker’s daughter is one step closer to beatitude
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Oct 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
When Sister Teresa Demjanovich taught English and Latin at Saint Aloysius School in Jersey City in the mid 1920s, she had just decided to give up her life in service to God. A Bayonne native, Siste...
Hometown ‘celebrities’
City residents have names of boxer, NFL coach, comedian, and singer
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
What’s in a name? Well for Bayonne residents it can be a little bit of recognition and a whole lot of fun. For Bill Murray, a fan of the former Saturday Night Live comedian and actor, it’s been coo...
Abortion an issue in freeholder campaign?
Candidate Kopacz says no
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
If he had his way, Independent candidate Michael Alonso would like the federal issue of abortion rights to play a part in the very local race for Bayonne county freeholder. He first proposed the no...
County high school may change locations
Project may eventually replace dinosaur park
Oct 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
With additional money being generated through the state, a plan to move the North Bergen campus of the Hudson County Schools of Technology – a public high school accepting bright students from all ...
POLICE BEAT
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
City man arrested on marijuana charge A Bayonne man was taken into custody after police officers allegedly discovered suspected marijuana in his possession, police said. On Oct. 6 at 5:12 p.m. on t...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Oct 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Davis releases 100-day report on his administration Mayor James Davis released a report last week on his first 100 days in office, touting what he said were his administration’s accomplishmen...
A bridge too far?
Meeting with Port Authority leaves many residents unhappy
Oct 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey held its latest public information session on Sept. 29 regarding its Raise the Roadway Bayonne Bridge project, but many of the city residents affected ...
Re-creating recreation
Mayor holds town hall meeting for suggestions
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Proclaiming the city needs a strong program of recreational activities for its youth and adults, Mayor James Davis held a town-hall meeting on Sept. 30 at Bayonne High School to elicit suggestions ...
60 is sensational
Marist celebrates six decades of excellence educating young minds
by Joseph Passantino
Oct 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Marist High School is throwing an anniversary party, and you’re invited to attend. The Catholic, coed, college preparatory high school on Kennedy Boulevard near the Bayonne-Jersey City line is cele...