Bayonne News

December 14, 2018

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ -  Legendary journalist Bob Woodward sees President Donald Trump becoming more and more isolated, unwilling to listen to advisers and making impulsive decisions based on false information and assumptions. "I think it's a national emergency in the White House," Woodward said ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- With many men looking for ways to get out of the annoying ritual of shaving, finding a reason not to, coupled with ability to collect money for a great cause, is certainly a formula for success! This was evident in the Bayonne Police Department as members of the force participated ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- When Israel Romero immigrated to the United States at 16 he began by working as a dishwasher before, just months later, assuming a position as a prep chef. On Tuesday, the now seasoned restaurateur celebrated the official opening of El Aguilar Dorada. Located at 412-414 Broadway is ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- With toys already donated to pediatric care units at Morristown Memorial Hospital, St. Peters in New Brunswick, and Beth Israel in Newark this Christmas season it would be easy to think that the Community Cancer Support Group is done giving for the year. They’re not! Spearheaded ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- Over the last few days, members of Bayonne Police Department have been doing more than patrolling the streets. In addition to keeping local residents safe they have been raising funds and collecting toys for less-fortunate children in the area.  “Whether it’s helping in the Special ...

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BAYONNE, NJ -- CarePoint Health’s Bayonne Medical Center was one of only 12 New Jersey hospitals who received a 2018 Top Hospitals Award, being recognized as a Top Teaching Hospital by national healthcare nonprofit, the Leapfrog Group. Bayonne Medical Center, who is receiving the award for a second ...

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TRENTON, NJ -  Data breaches are becoming more frequent and more expensive. Recently, Marriott announced that more than a half million customer accounts had been exposed to hackers. Under legislation sponsored by Assemblyman Jay Webber (R-26) companies are closer to being required to notify users ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Mayor Jimmy Davis and local businessman Ken Poesl hosted their 3rd Annual Bayonne Toys for Tots benefit Friday at the historic Bayonne Museum.  “Bayonne is such a great community,” Davis said smiling and looking at the table full of the hundreds of donated toys. “Christmas is for ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Mayor James Davis and the Bayonne UEZ are giving residents event more reasons to shop local on Saturday.  Anyone who spends $20 in businesses on in the city's Special Improvement District, Broadway between 17th and 30th Street, can enter a drawing to win one of three great prizes ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- Bayonne residents in search of a local night out are in for a treat with Friday's Music on Broadway. The music begins at 4:00 p.m. with George Becker performing at The Vic Tavern and continues at five separate venues as performers get behind the microphone beginning between 7:00 ...

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BAYONNE, NJ-  There should be cake and candles, balloons and presents in the O’Donnell family Bayonne home today. Instead, on what would have been little Bridget’s 8th birthday, her mother, Pam, is hard at work preparing for a Christmas Party for the Catch You Later Foundation, a non-profit ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - “We all need a little more light,” Jacob Benzaquen, Rabbi, Temple Emanuel of Hudson told TAPinto Bayonne on Wednesday. Referring to what appears to be a growing national divide in politics and lawmaking the religious leader added that leadership on the national stage shouldn’t be ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Michael Sot, 20, died early Tuesday afternoon from injuries sustained during a head-on collision Sunday according to information from Ewing police.  Sot, a Clark resident and student at The College of New Jersey, was the driver of a car hit head-on by David Lamar V.  who has since ...

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WASHINGTON, DC -  The United States of America will observe a National Day of Mourning on Wed. Dec. 5 to honor the 41st President of the United States, George Herbert Walker Bush.  In addition to all flags being flown a half staff, there will be closures in both government and the private ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Offering data that shows “distracted drivers are unsafe drivers,” the Bayonne Police Department is reminding residents that get behind the wheel to focus on the road, not their cell phones, not their coffee, not anything else that may take their attention off driving. According to ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- Legislation championed by Assemblyman Nicholas Chiaravalloti at the behest of his nine year old son was unanimously approved by the Assembly Commerce and Economic Development Committee on Monday. The bill, A-4462, would prohibit towns from requiring licenses for children operating ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Social media was steaming and Montville parents were fuming when a parent whose child is a first grader at Cedar Hill Elementary in Towaco posted onto the Montville Moms Facebook page Nov. 29 that a substitute teacher identified only as “Ms. M” had told the children in the class ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- The Bayonne Special Improvement District and Bayonne Urban Enterprise Zone are encouraging residents to “shop local” this holiday season, and have announced a series of events and festivities to keep the entire family entertained while supporting local businesses. On Saturday ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- The City of Bayonne’s final curbside pick-up of autumn leaves will take place on Monday city officials announced. Residents may place leaves in special eco-friendly leaf bags, in barrels, or in paper bags. Plastic bags are unacceptable and will be rejected for pick-up.     Grass ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- "This is progress," Mayor Jimmy Davis announced just minutes before explosives brought down the 175-foot smokestack and 150-foot steel water tower that stood on part of a 153-acre site at the former Military Ocean Terminal at Bayonne (MOTBY) Click Here for Video Sitting dormant ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Police officers across the state are now restricted from asking you certain questions because of  a directive issued by state Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal. Grewal’s policy — which applies to all state, county and local law enforcement agencies — also limits the types of ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- City officials have announced that demolition crews will implode the 175-foot smokestack and 150-foot steel water tower currently located on a site at the former Military Ocean Terminal at Bayonne (MOTBY) at approximately 10:00 a.m. on Friday. The 153-acre waterfront site that has ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Moving forward on legalization of the adult use cannabis after hearing from communities and all potential stakeholders throughout New Jersey, the Assembly Appropriations Committee Monday approved measure A-11 that would set new, unprecedented regulation in the state for the ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- While Black Friday and Small Business Saturday passed the City of Bayonne is still encouraging residents, and visited, to shop in local businesses this holiday season. By offering free parking in city lots they are also making it more affordable to do just that. “The purpose of the ...

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NEWARK, NJ - Jerry Gant, a Newark native whose art indelibly colored the landscape of his hometown, was celebrated for a life well lived, both as an artist and as a human being.  "Jerry Gant had swag-matism. Swag-matism is the ability to be so distinct, so bold, so present, that people are drawn ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- Citing the onslaught of colder weather and inability to utilize the temporary warming shelter that has been used in the past, Mayor Jimmy Davis has announced that the City of Bayonne will turn to Hudson County to provide services to residents in need of shelter, food, and other ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- As a reminder to Bayonne residents to shop local this holiday season the Bayonne UEZ sent the following message to TAPinto Bayonne readers on Thursday:   Happy Thanksgiving! It seems the more things change the more things stay the same, and, here in Bayonne, as you gather ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- Two men have been charged in relation to a September 6 shooting incident in which members of the Bayonne Police Department recovered a 9 mm handgun and five spent shell casings. According to Lt. Eric Amato, an “extensive investigation” has led to several charges being filed against ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- Warning that “this holiday season is an opportune time for burglars and thieves to commit crimes,” in homes, at shopping centers, and online, Bayonne Police Chief Robert Geisler and the City of Bayonne Police Department have offered a number of crime prevention tips for Bayonne ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- Gill St. Bernards basketball standout, and lifelong Bayonne resident, Paul Mulcahy, has signed his letter of commitment to attend and play for Rutgers University in September, 2019. The second oldest of six, Mulcahy overcame adversity in his freshman year of high school when his ...

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