Getting the money back
Mayors want their business district $$$ from the state
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayors and other urban officials gathered in the Walmart parking lot in North Bergen on Nov. 10 to support a bill proposed by Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto to reinstate state funds for business d...
Requiem for rent control
Both sides say they were right on issue
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Two weeks after voters cast their ballots not to bring back Bayonne’s original rent-control protections, the two sides are still saying they were right. On Nov. 4, Bayonne residents voted down the ...
Permission to board
Cruise ship finds new home in Bayonne
by Joseph Passantino
Reporter staff writer
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s Quantum of the Seas ushered in a new era in ocean travel when the marquee ship left port from Cape Liberty Cruise Port in Bayonne on Nov. 14. I was lucky enough to be ...
‘Soldiers Angels’ in flight
Two Bayonne women drive effort for military
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne City Council recently paid tribute to Soldiers’ Angels, a group that has been sending letters and packages to U.S. troops wherever they are deployed in the world. In a resolution on Oct...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Canned food drive underway downtown Join the Bayonne Initiative in its quest to make Thanksgiving brighter this year for needy families by contributing to its canned food drive until Nov. 23. Donat...
Police Beat
Nov 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Compiled by Joseph Passantino Reporter staff writer Careless driving stop leads to another charge and seven summonses   A South Carolina man pulled over for careless driving was charged with receiv...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Nov 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Port Authority to begin Bayonne Bridge traffic ‘holds’   Beginning in mid-November, periodic 20-minute Bayonne Bridge traffic holds are required for motorist safety during installation of pier segm...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Port Authority to begin Bayonne Bridge traffic ‘holds’ Beginning in mid-November, periodic 20-minute Bayonne Bridge traffic holds are required for motorist safety during installation of pier segmen...
Police Beat
by Joseph Passantino
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Careless driving stop leads to another charge and seven summonses A South Carolina man pulled over for careless driving was charged with receiving stolen property after police determined the licens...
Who will be on the school board?
Election likely in April, with May’s expiring seats to be voted on
by Joseph Passantino
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The elected school board referendum was placed on the ballot in the November 4 election and was passed by voters by a 77- to 23-percent margin. But the issue may not be fully determined for a few m...

Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014