Bayonne News

Muslim group files federal lawsuit against Bayonne DOJ launches investigation

Bayonne Muslims, the group that applied for and was denied a zoning application to convert an abandoned warehouse on 109 East 24th Street into a mosque, has filed a federal lawsuit against the City...

Green scene Some farmers’ markets canceled, others thrive

Hudson County residents who want vegetables fresh from the farm, as well as a variety of baked goods, sauces, and other delicacies, can find a local weekly farmer’s market for almost any day of...

Teacher’s union withdraws Chiaravalloti support Philosophical feud fuels assembly primary battle

The Jersey City Education Association (JCEA) has rescinded its endorsement of Assemblyman Nicholas Chiaravalloti, who is seeking a second term in the state Assembly representing the 31st District encompassing Bayonne and parts of Jersey...

Bayonne Briefs

Registration open for Jersey City Ward Tour & Festival on June 4 Bike JC, a nonprofit organization that promotes bike-friendly streets, is hosting its annual Ward Tour, which will conclude with a party at the...

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Media pounces on mayor’s alleged ‘sexting’ Accuser lodges allegations at council meeting

Amid widespread press coverage, a former employee of the City of Bayonne who previously worked on Mayor James Davis’s mayoral campaign publicly accused Mayor Davis of allegedly sending her sexually explicit text messages both...

BYOB ordinance passes City hopes to spur commerce

City officials want Bayonne to bloom, especially the restaurant industry. The city council passed a Bring Your Own Bottle (BYOB) ordinance on Wednesday, May 17, much to the displeasure of some restaurant and bar...

South Cove Commons gets urbanist treatment Hotel, office, and residential building part of redevelopment...

The Bayonne City Council passed a redevelopment plan for South Cove Commons plaza on Lafante Way at a meeting on May 17. The developer, the Alessi Development Company, would clear the way for a...

Bayonne Briefs

JCEA rescinds Chiaravalloti endorsement The Jersey City Education Association (JCEA) announced it is rescinding its endorsement of Assemblyman Nicholas Chiaravalloti, who is seeking a second term in the State Assembly representing the 31st District, which...

Raise the Roadway ahead of schedule Slated to be at 219 feet by September

The Raise the Roadway project that began in May of 2013 is due to finish six months ahead of schedule,Gov. Christopher Christie announced, setting a date of June 30. The Port Authority of New...
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