Done deal
Bayonne Zoning Board approves Muslim community center
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 149 149 recommendations | email to a friend
“I do fit. I fit,” said Ali Hassam in response to a chorus of dissent from future neighbors of a Muslim community and prayer center on East 24th Street. The Bayonne Zoning Board of Adjustments vote...
Doctor, lawyer, mayor?
Mitchell Brown declares candidacy, advocates innovative social policies
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 200 200 recommendations | email to a friend
Mitchell Brown, a physician and attorney with a longtime private practice in midtown on Broadway, will run for Mayor of Bayonne on May 8 against incumbent mayor and former police officer James Davi...
A fortunate series of events
Heart attack victim rescued by neighbor, firefighters, EMS
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 137 137 recommendations | email to a friend
This week’s nor’easter nearly took the life of a Bergen Point man who suffered a heart attack in his driveway while shoveling snow. If it weren’t for the vigilance of a good neighbor, the preparedn...
Bayonne Briefs
Mar 14, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
NJSO performs at Bayonne Museum New Jersey Symphony Orchestra string quartet performed Broadway music at the Bayonne Museum on March 12 in a performance titled “Broadway Bound” that featured critic...
Shooting fears grip Bayonne
13-year-old arrested for last threat
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 385 385 recommendations | email to a friend
A social media post from the evening of Sunday, March 4,that threatened to “shoot up all Bayonne public schools” caused the Bayonne School District to close on Monday, March 5. The account that pos...
Trivial pursuit
Show down at BOE meeting as one trustee’s proposals get shot down
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Mar 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 378 378 recommendations | email to a friend
The Bayonne Board of Education decided not to rename the Richard Korpi Ice Rink and Bill Broderick Tennis Courts or hire a trustee’s former unofficial campaign manager as a grant writer at a meetin...
Eyes on the pretzel prize
Homegrown family brings Philly to Bayonne
Mar 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 234 234 recommendations | email to a friend
The Mangine family is happy to be back after returning to their hometown in May of 2017 to open the Philly Pretzel Factoryon Broadway between 33rd and 34th streets. They’re from Bayonne. They love ...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
Mar 07, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 165 165 recommendations | email to a friend
Costco to break ground in coming weeks, opening late 2018 The city and Costco officially closed on a deal that sold a parcel of land on the former Military Ocean Terminal Base for a new Costco ware...
When will it end?
Shootings horrify the country, students and schools on heightened alert
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 28, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 528 528 recommendations | email to a friend
Caution and anxiety are fresh in Bayonne after the country was again shaken by a mass shooting. Soon after the Feb. 14 Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School shooting, students and administrators be...
Midtown Community School reflects on 25-year legacy
Students perform at anniversary celebration
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Feb 28, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 431 431 recommendations | email to a friend
Children acted skits of Midtown Community School’s history at a 25th anniversary celebration on Friday, Feb. 23. “There were two schools in dire need of a vision, Roberson and Roosevelt,” said a te...

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