Bayonne News

Mosque is voted down

The Bayonne Zoning Board held its final meeting and public hearing on Monday, March 6 where it rejected an application for bulk variance relief by Bayonne Muslims, a local religious organization. Four commissioners voted...

The art of the heart attack rescue

Nurses’ instructions, doctors’ vital and elaborate explanations, pricks of needles, taped on (and torn off) sensors over your chest, and the calm chaos of a crowd of hospital staff around your bed performing 100...

More layoffs at the Bayonne School District

The Bayonne Board of Education (BBOED) continued its round of layoffs and demotions at a meeting on February 28 in an effort to cut costs amid a reported $2 million budget deficit that increases...

Fearing the knock on the door

Right now, the biggest population of people in the Hudson County Jail in Kearny are immigrants detained by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE): 607 people, according to official numbers. Officials deny they are...

Bayonne Briefs

Bayonne native graduates from Marines boot camp A graduation ceremony was held at Pariss Island, South Carolina for 360 new Marines completing boot camp, eight of which became naturalized American citizens. Private First Class German...

East Side neighborhood in the spotlight

A grey warehouse with a sizeable parking lot and garage surrounded by a barbed wire fence at the end of East 24th Street off Avenue F is the site of the proposed Muslim Community...

104 years in hardware

Four generations and 99 years of Larry Resnick’s family have sold hardware on Broadway before the company moved from its iconic Resnick’s Hardware store on 46th Street to its new digs 10 blocks south...

Interns learn the ropes

Businesses all over Bayonne mentored high school student-interns for two days last week, as part of the Bayonne Junior Chamber of Commerce program, a partnership between the Bayonne Board of Education and the Bayonne...

100 BHS students see ‘Hamilton’

One hundred eleventh-grade students in the Academy for Fine Arts and Academics at Bayonne High School spent the day on Wednesday, Feb. 15 at the Richard Rodgers Theatre in Manhattan to see a matinee...

Bayonne Briefs

Former Bayonne accountant sentenced for accepting bribes A former senior accountant for the City of Bayonne, Anselmo “Rocky” Crisonino, 56, was sentenced on February 27 to 21 months in prison for accepting bribes in return...
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