Bayonne News

Healthcare in Hudson Amid national health care debate, local hospitals still adding services

In the nation’s ongoing struggle over healthcare, 2016 proved to be an unstable period. Donald Trump promised he would immediately repeal and replace “Obamacare,” although that hasn’t quite happened yet. The New Jersey Policy...

Districts expanding and evolving Local schools change programs, add buildings to grow with county...

Education is supposed to be the “great equalizer” among people from different areas and backgrounds, said education reformer Horace Mann in the 18th century. New Jersey’s public schools rely on a combination of local...

Marist and St. Anthony in dire straits Problems identified and solutions sought

Catholic schools in Bayonne and Jersey City have seen better days. At one time, the region had a thriving Catholic school system. Families attended mass and sent their children to Catholic elementary schools who...

Request for resignation denied Tensions between union and BBOED

The Bayonne Public School Administrators Association (BPSAA), the union representing school administrators, has sent a letter to Bayonne Board of Education (BBOED) President Joseph Broderick requesting BBOED Trustee Charles Ryan’s resignation due to “inappropriate,...

Spotlight A business profile

Various diplomas hang in Dr. Mitchell Brown’s medical office on Broadway, but not all are visible. Hung in his home office a block away is his law degree from Rutgers Newark. He moved to...

Bayonne Briefs

Holocaust Remembrance Service The City of Bayonne will host its annual Holocaust Remembrance Service on April 24 at 6 p.m. in the City Council Chambers at City Hall at 630 Avenue C. Sponsored by the...

Bayonne to curb massage parlors Ordinance seeks to block illegal activity

Massage services are nothing new in Bayonne, or Hudson County. But quietly, they have become a concern for the City, enough to warrant an ordinance passed at the March 15 council meeting to require...

Chiaravalloti, McKnight, fight to hold 31st District Rookie legislators campaign for second term

The race is on to represent the 31st Legislative Districtin the NJ State Assembly as Democratic incumbents Nicholas Chiaravalloti and Angela McKnight defend their seats against new challengers in the June 6 primary. Both...

A ranking of Hudson County websites Who wins when it comes to online info

In the olden days -- about 10 or 15 years ago – city websites contained only a few details, if they existed at all. Nowadays, the most computer literate residents can go to a...

Bayonne Briefs

Easter Egg Hunt at Bayonne Medical Center Dozens of Bayonne children recently enjoyed scrambling for Easter eggs during the Easter Egg Hunt held on the front lawn at CarePoint Health–Bayonne Medical Center. The fun also...
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