Bayonne News

Media pounces on mayor’s alleged ‘sexting’

Amid widespread press coverage, a former employee of the City of Bayonne who previously worked on Mayor James Davis’s mayoral campaign publicly accused Mayor Davis of allegedly sending her sexually explicit text messages both...

BYOB ordinance passes

City officials want Bayonne to bloom, especially the restaurant industry. The city council passed a Bring Your Own Bottle (BYOB) ordinance on Wednesday, May 17, much to the displeasure of some restaurant and bar...

South Cove Commons gets urbanist treatment

The Bayonne City Council passed a redevelopment plan for South Cove Commons plaza on Lafante Way at a meeting on May 17. The developer, the Alessi Development Company, would clear the way for a...

Bayonne Briefs

JCEA rescinds Chiaravalloti endorsement The Jersey City Education Association (JCEA) announced it is rescinding its endorsement of Assemblyman Nicholas Chiaravalloti, who is seeking a second term in the State Assembly representing the 31st District, which...

Raise the Roadway ahead of schedule

The Raise the Roadway project that began in May of 2013 is due to finish six months ahead of schedule,Gov. Christopher Christie announced, setting a date of June 30. The Port Authority of New...

The Bleeder premieres

Photos by Victor M. Rodriguez In Chuck Wepner’s famous fight against Muhammad Ali, he didn’t win the fight, but he knocked the greatest boxer of all time to the ground. Could a full-feature, star-studded biopic...

Bitcoin is here

Bitcoin is catching on. Not only are some small businesses in Hudson County accepting the crypto currency, hackers are demanding ransom in it, and residents are investing in it like capital. Bitcoin is a digital...

Awards for valor

When Hoboken police received the first report on Sept. 29, 2016, they were told that a Hudson Bergen Light Rail train had struck a vehicle near the crossing at Paterson Plank Road. They soon learned...

Bayonne Briefs

Groundbreaking on Avenue E City officials broke ground on another major development in the neighborhood of the 22nd Street light rail station, at the former site of Bayonne Plumbing. Sky Lofts South, a six-story, 90-unit...

New medical facility coming to Broadway

The revitalization of Broadway is underway, and its largest addition, a three-story, 80,000- square-foot medical facility on 24th Street,owned and operated by the nonprofit RWJ Barnabas Health,is due to open in June. The block-wide...
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