Bayonne News

Call All Vets

Matt Piscopo, a freshman at County Prep High School in Jersey City and aspiring Eagle Scout, is collaborating with Mayor James Davis to install thousands of veteran photographs at City Hall in a project...

Board of Ed Trustee Christopher Munoz declares candidacy

Bayonne Board of Education (BBOED) Trustee and Hoboken High School teacher, Christopher Munoz, officially announced his candidacy for the 31st District NJ General Assembly seat, a two-year term, currently occupied by Nicholas Chiaravalloti. The...

Breaking the glass

A pioneering space engineer, a local school superintendent, and the youngest municipal clerk in New Jersey history were among the women honored in a Women’s History Month ceremony in late March. In an event held...

Bayonne Briefs

The Blue Dawg Band to play at Bayonne Museum on April 10 The Blue Dawg Band will play a free concert of blues and classic rock at the Bayonne Community Museum on Monday, April 10....

Marist High School may shut down

Marist High School may be at risk of closing if unable to raise about $1.5 million by April 24. The reasons include years of declining enrollment (only 76 freshman students enrolled by the February...

Bayonne business celebrated

The Bayonne Chamber of Commerce held its 3rd Annual Peninsula Gala on Thursday, March 23, at Bayonne Golf Club, where local leaders in the community, business, and government met to celebrate businesses in Bayonne....

Has Bayonne failed its Muslim community?

The Bayonne Zoning Board’s decision on March 6 not to approve a local Muslim group’s plan to convert a warehouse on 109 East 24th Street into a Muslim Community Center has prompted the city...

‘Five Finger Discount’ documentary wins raves

For most people with a living memory of Jersey City Mayor Frank Hague, it is either one of love or hate. But the new PBS documentary based on the memoir “Five-Finger Discount: A Crooked Family...

Bayonne Briefs

ER ribbon cutting Carepoint Health at Bayonne Medical Center cut the ribbon on their new “Fast Track” Emergency Room on Wednesday, March 22. The new expansion, which includes three new beds and more seating, will...

Bayonne Board of Education votes higher tax

Taxpayers in Bayonne will face higher school taxes and layoffs for school district employees if the Board of Education’s 2017-2018 budget is approved as introduced on Thursday, March 16. The board, in an effort...
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