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DeMarco steps down as Business Administrator Bayonne City Business Administrator Joseph DeMarco announced that he is stepping down from his position with the city to manage Mayor James Davis’s re-election campaign, effective December 18. Bayonne...

Bayonne Board of Education reviews audit results

The State Auditor came to the Bayonne Board of Education (BBOED) meeting on November 30 to formally present his findings from an official state audit of the board’s finances that was made public in...

Hairy angels

Residents may have noticed hair growing from the normally clean-shaven faces of Bayonne police officers during the month of November. The coordinated fashion statement was part of a fundraising campaign for Tomorrows Children’s Fund,...

Local child actor plays orphan in “Annie”

In her second theater production this year, local actor Gabby Beredo, 11, recently debuted as the tough orphan, “Pepper,” in the musical, “Annie” at Papermill Playhouse in Milburn, the recipient of the 2016 Regional...


Correction In the Briefs section of the Nov. 15 edition of the Bayonne Community News, we reported that Assemblyman Nicholas Chiaravalloti was appointed president of Hudson County Community College (HCCC). He was appointed VicePresident of...

Historic limestone frieze at new retail development

When the Philadelphia Civic Center was demolished in 2005, many of the historic building’s artifacts were salvaged and auctioned off, including one of the building’s most treasured pieces – a large limestone frieze that...

Homage to a fallen friend

CeeJay Larino never knew fellow St. Peter’s Prep swimmer, B.J. Giannone, who collapsed on the pool deck after a swim meet in 2011 due to heart disease. Giannone died that day, but his memory...

Let there be light!

The annual tree lighting ceremony this year took place at the corner of 22nd Street and Broadway. Kids lined up for photos with a cartoon pig and later, Santa. Bayonne High School students played...

Bringing movie sets back to NJ

Film historians often attribute the origin of the term “cliffhanger” to the 1914 silent film serial “The Perils of Pauline” in which the main character clings to the Palisade cliffs near Fort Lee. Many...


Medicare Open Enrollment Forum Nov. 29, open enrollment runs through Dec. 7 A Medicare Enrollment Forum will be hosted at city hall at 630 Avenue C on Wednesday, November 29, from 10 a.m. to 2...
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