Bayonne News

Firefighting robot sparks interest BHS students win first round in robotics contest

The future of firefighting could be robotic, predicts a group of Bayonne High School students who won a robotics contest for a firefighting robot concept. Their idea won a small group of computer science...

Bayonne Briefs

Correction In the January 17 issue of the Bayonne Community News, we mistakenly wrote that a redevelopment site on North Street was approved for two towers. The original plan calls for two towers, but only...

Bayonne youth petition for Green New Deal Climate change a pressing issue for young...

In communities across the country young people are reckoning with the environmental consequences of the industrial economy they inherited. In Bayonne, five students are circulating a petition for the Bayonne City Council to formally...

Best chocolate shop in the state? USA Today taps Al Richards

Al Richards, a sweets institution in Bayonne, has been singled out by USA Today as the best chocolate shop in New Jersey. Named for its founders Alfred (known as Fred) and Richard Stancampiano, the store...

Midtown Community School could be named for Medal of Honor recipient

Midtown Community School, on 24th Street and Avenue A, may soon be renamed for a Bayonne Medal of Honor recipient, William Shemin. The Bayonne Board of Education is voting on the resolution at a...

Bayonne Chamber of Commerce networking event on February 7

The Bayonne Chamber of Commerce will host a fun evening of social networking at a wine-tasting event on Thursday, February 7. Enjoy a fine selection of wines and delicious hors d'oeuvres offered by KP Sarelli's...

Former firefighter allegedly steals from Bayonne Fire Museum

Several stolen items from the Bayonne Fire Museum that turned up on eBay have been allegedly traced to a retired Bayonne fire battalion chief, according to Bayonne police. Paul Avery, 64, of Tenafly, who...

Twin 22-story towers to be tallest in area Ground-floor supermarket and top-floor restaurant break...

The former site of Pagano’s Supermarket may become another supermarket, this time on the ground floor of Bayonne’s tallest buildings, and at the very top, a restaurant, according to an amended redevelopment plan approved...

Bayonne Briefs

Correction In the Dec. 27 "Year In Review" edition of the Bayonne Community News, we mistakenly wrote that the City of Bayonne's animal control contract with NJ Animal Control and Rescue was severed. The city...

Opportunities abound Career center opens in Bayonne

The Hudson County Schools of Technology and Hudson County’s One Stop Career Center (CDC) expanded into Bayonne on Jan. 15 by opening a satellite office at Bayonne City Hall. Those looking for work or to...
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