Bergen Point does it again
Bridge Arts Festival a hit
by Rory Pasquariello
Staff writer
Sep 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
Fall is festival season in Bayonne. The second annual Bridge Arts Festival took place on Saturday, September 8, which will be followed by the Bergen Point Fall Festival on October 13. The Bridge Ar...
Saving cyclists
Infrastructure and education needed
by Rory Pasquariello
Staff writer
Sep 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
On September 12, Carlos Pimetel and his mother were riding south on Broadway to check out a store in Bergen Point when a driver opened a car door while the two were approaching. His mother was “doo...
Bayonne priest speaks out
Hudson County expected to end ICE contract by 2020
by Rory Pasquariello
Staff writer
Sep 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
Hudson County Freeholders seem to be bowing to pressure from criminal justice and immigration advocates. County Executive Tom DeGise said the county would initiate a “path to exit” by 2020 of its a...
Bayonne Briefs
Sep 20, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Correction regarding parking at RWJ Barnabas Health A story on the front page of the September 13 issue of the Bayonne Community News erroneously reported that parking in the garage at RWJ Barnabas...
Bayonne’s bugaboo? Parking!
Two garages planned; one completed
by Rory Pasquariello
Staff writer
Sep 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 149 149 recommendations | email to a friend
Finding a parking space in Bayonne’s commercial districts is no easy task. Residents and visitors often circle the city’s wide blocks looking for spaces near Broadway. In midtown, calls for parking...
BBOED business administrator job up in the air
Trustees at odds
by Rory Pasquariello
Staff writer
Sep 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 139 139 recommendations | email to a friend
An acting business administrator was appointed by the Bayonne Board of Education (BBOED) on Wednesday, August 29 after trustees voted against hiring District Director of Athletics Michael B. Pierso...
A role model for Millennials
BHS grad beats the odds
by Rory Pasquariello
Staff writer
Sep 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
“Nothing is guaranteed, but anything is possible.” Juan Rodriguez, 29, of Bayonne has lived by that mantra throughout his youth. After graduating from Bayonne High School in 2009, he attended St. P...
Bayonne Briefs
Sep 13, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Bayonne man fatally shot in Jersey City Eric Crocker, 23, of Bayonne, was fatally shot in Jersey City on Tuesday, September 4, according to the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office. Crocker suffered m...
‘Just be yourself’
Bayonne parent creates decals with messages of positive reinforcement
by Rory Pasquariello
Staff writer
Sep 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 237 237 recommendations | email to a friend
A Bayonne parent is using her vinyl decal cutting machine to share messages of positive reinforcement. Michelle Halsey of Bergen Point saw parents decorating their schools with positive messages an...
Local students snag awards
Hudson County teens receive scholarships from PSE&G and Investors Bank
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Sep 06, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 129 129 recommendations | email to a friend
Coming from a third world country like Ecuador isn’t easy, says Brian Rivera of Jersey City, who graduated from County Prep, a branch of Hudson County Schools of Technology, in June. “I came when I...

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