Mayor’s race heats up
Candidates jockeying for position
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jan 31, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 212 212 recommendations | email to a friend
Mayoral candidates in Bayonne are jockeying for position to win May’s municipal elections. Rumors about former Mayor Mark Smith running for mayor are still swirling; candidates will have to submit ...
Bayonne student’s film wins award
Addresses risks of social media
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jan 31, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 168 168 recommendations | email to a friend
Modern technology depletes a young man’s spirit in a short film written and directed by Bayonne resident, David Mansour, titled, “Leave a Message,” which won Best Short Film this year in the AT&T F...
McGeehan’s song
A legendary educator looks back on a rewarding career
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jan 31, 2018 | 1 1 comments | 137 137 recommendations | email to a friend
Back in the 1970s an old, rickety, wooden bridge that crossed the railroad tracks on 30th Street and Prospect Avenue struck fear into the hearts of dozens of schoolchildren who crossed it every day...
New bill places animal control on towns
Bayonne activist weighs in
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
Jan 31, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
A new bill signed by former Gov. Christopher Christie just before he left office this month will disband the New Jersey Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals at the state level, and empo...
BAYONNE BRIEFS
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Grand Marshal of St. Patrick’s Day Parade announced George Delaney, a youth soccer coach and founder of a youth rugby program, will be grand marshal of the 37th annual St. Patrick's Day parade on M...
Mayor Davis accused of alleged sexual harassment
New lawsuit adds another layer to earlier allegations
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jan 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 497 497 recommendations | email to a friend
With the local election season in full swing, and against the backdrop of massive sexual misconduct allegations against high-profile men in Hollywood, the media, and the United States government, a...
Report shows problem for ICE detainees
Freeholders move to rectify detainee issues at county jail
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 252 252 recommendations | email to a friend
In order to rectify problems found at the Hudson County Correctional Facility, the Hudson County Freeholders are recommending changes. In response to concerns raised by immigrant rights groups and ...
Heroes inside and outside the ring
Three locals inducted into the New Jersey Boxing Hall of Fame
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
Jan 24, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 337 337 recommendations | email to a friend
In a letter issued at the conclusion of World War II, President Harry S Truman paid tribute to the memory of Private Michael A. Mastrandrea, who died in the service of his country. “He stands in th...
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Snowy Owl rescued from industrial chimney Rescuers at NJ Animal Control and Rescue saved a snowy owl stuck in an industrial chimney at a power plant in Bayonne on Jan. 8. Likely trying to escape th...
Former Mayor Mark Smith rumored to run again
Union labor at issue as Davis and O’Donnell spar
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
Jan 17, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 336 336 recommendations | email to a friend
Former Bayonne Mayor and Hudson County Democratic Chairman Mark Smith, who lost his mayoral bid against Mayor James Davis in 2014 by a close margin, is rumored to be running again. If true, he will...

Bayonne Mayoral Debate 2014