Teach your students – don’t text or ‘friend’ them
Some schools serious about social media bans; others duck the question
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Teachers may be people like everyone else, but writing casual comments on social media just like a regular person can get them into hot water pretty quickly if they’re not careful. Fortunately, mos...
Pride of Lions
‘Lion King’ performers stop by high school to encourage their junior counterparts
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Never give up on your dream. That was the message from two Broadway performers who stopped by the “Lion King Jr.” rehearsal of the Bayonne High School Drama Junior group on Thursday, July 23. More ...
Note Worthy
Resident oversees world-renowned institute dedicated to jazz
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
If you’re a jazz aficionado with degrees in music education and library science, what could be better than managing the world’s foremost collection of items related to your favorite genre? Nothing,...
Briefs
Jul 29, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayor Davis confirms expansion of residential assistance program by PANYNJ According to Mayor Jimmy Davis, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) is instituting a new installment of...
Praying for approval
Muslim group seeking community center meets opposition
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 22, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
The Muslim faithful in Bayonne may have a new place for prayer and recreation in the foreseeable future if they get approval to build a community center on the city’s east side, the attorney repres...
Towering controversy
Multi-story development proposal for Resnick site causing stir on 46th Street
by Joseph Passantino
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Jul 22, 2015 | 6 6 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
A controversial, possible 10- or 12-story residential development with a parking garage will be discussed at the July 22 City Council meeting, one which a councilman and an area resident say is get...
Even with the windows down…
Leaving a child or pet in car has been deadly
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
So far this year, eight kids across the country have died because their parents inadvertently left them in hot cars – including the 18-month-old daughter of a Florida fourth grade teacher who left ...
If they had a hammer …
Hudson Technical's construction courses now available to county high school grads at Bayonne High
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County and area high-school grads, who are headed for a vocation, can now take car-mechanic and construction courses at night and on weekends on the Bayonne High School campus. The courses, ...
Briefs
Jul 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Agreement reached in Wepner mural miscue The city and the owner of a building on which a mural of Chuck Wepner has been affixed have forged an agreement that allows the artwork to stay there for at...
At long last, an arrest
Man charged with burglary at Alexan, but residents wonder why it took so long
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Jul 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
A now former employee of the Alexan CityView apartments was arrested by Bayonne Police for an alleged burglary and theft at an apartment there, according to a police statement issued on July 9, but...

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