Bayonne News

90 years and counting

The Polish American Home is preparing to celebrate its 90th anniversary on November 25. The home, on 27 West 22nd Street, is a community meeting place for Polish residents and immigrants. Since the 1980s,...


Residency complaint against City of Bayonne dismissed A legal complaint originally filed in April by community activist Mike Morris and attorney Peter Cresci against the City of Bayonne for violating a local residency ordinancewas dismissed...

Gondola has Bayonne looking up

The idea is catching on to construct an aerial gondola over the Kill Van Kull from Elm Park in Staten Island to Bayonne, as another mode of transit for commuters daily traversing the congested...


Halloween is a favorite holiday for many, including Stephen Vega, 6. “It’s my favorite because I’m not allowed to be Superman on other holidays.” His sister, Christiana, 4, will be Supergirl, he said. Trick-or-treating...

Destination Bayonne!

Political leaders in Bayonne have long wanted the isolated peninsula city to become a “destination,” which will attract outsiders and real estate investors, and where new residents and businesses will move. Through this effort,...

Bayonne’s Renaissance man

John Hughes was Troop 25 Scoutmaster for 47 years and a former public defender in Bayonne’s municipal court. He also served as Commissioner of the Northern New Jersey Boy Scout Council, the highest-ranking uniformed...

Bayonne Hispanic Day Parade

The thirteenth annual Bayonne Hispanic Parade was held on Sunday, October 22, with various local organizations marching from 5th Street and Broadway and ending at 22nd Street with a festival, complete with a diverse...


Polish American Home to celebrate 90th Anniversary The Polish American Home on 27 West 22nd Street, founded in 1927, is preparing for its 90th Anniversary celebration on November 25th in its second-floor Polonaise Room. The...

Mayor James Davis announces his run for re-election

At a fundraiser at the Chandelier Restaurant, Mayor James Davis announced his re-election bid for the May 2018 Bayonne mayoral election. His lone opponent, former assemblyman and firefighter, Jason O’Donnell, announced his bid last...

Thousands come out for Bergen Point Fall Festival

Thousands packed Broadway at Bayonne’s annual Bergen Point Fall Festival on Saturday, October 14. Local shops, vendors, bars, art galleries, and restaurants were all alive for the fall celebration. Art-laden utility boxes along Broadway...
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