Community Announcements

May 22, 2019

BAYONNE, NJ - Bayonne residents are invited to honor the men and women that lost their lives in service to the United States Military at the city’s annual Memorial Day Parade on Monday.  A special pre-parade ceremony will begin at 10:00 a.m. with the march starting at 10:30 a.m.  Edith ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - In an effort to get them more active the Bayonne Office on Aging has announced that it is creating a new leisure group for senior and recently retired men in the City of Bayonne. Along with the Recreation Division, the Office on Aging plans to offer socialization through activities ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Motorists are being advised to continue avoiding several blocks of JFK Blvd after a tractor-trailer traveling south on the road caught some utility wires and set off a chain reaction that left a swath of destruction near 28th Street on Wednesday.  According to Bayonne OEM ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Bayonne children 18 months to six years old, and their parents, will have their pick of programs at the Bayonne Public Library starting the week of May 28. “This is an exciting lineup of children’s programs” Mayor Jimmy Davis said. On Tuesdays, Parent/Toddler time for children ...

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BAYONNE, NJ-  Mayor Jimmy Davis and the Bayonne City Council have invited residents and groups to help commemorate Earth Day 2019 by participating in a citywide clean up. Earth Day is on Saturday, April 27, and clean ups will take place throughout the city from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Bayonne children are invited to register to participate in several activities the Bayonne Public Library will be hosting to celebrate National Library Week. National Library Week is April 7 through April 13. On Monday, April 8, children are invited to come to the library dressed ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - An idea that started as a poster contest has grown into a full-fledged exhibit on the dangers of impaired and distracted driving at the Bayonne Public Library. Mayor Jimmy Davis and Library Director JP Pocaro announced that the exhibit will open with a reception on Thursday, from ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Bayonne residents and Hudson-Bergen Light Rail riders are being advised that due to a training exercise by various law enforcement agencies they should expect to see an increased police presence on the system beginning on Saturday. According to a statement by New Jersey Transit, ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - The City of Bayonne and the Bayonne Board of Education are set to co-host a career fair and job expo in partnership with the Hudson County One-Stop Career Center on Tuesday. The event will take place in the Bayonne High School Rich Korpi Ice Rink Gym from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Irish eyes will be smiling on Sunday. The St. Patrick’s Day parade, Bayonne’s 38th annual, will step off at Broadway and 5th Street, proceed north before it turns left onto 39th Street, head right on Avenue C past reviewing stands at 40th Street and Avenue C, and end in Stephen R.

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - AAA is reminding drivers that the change to Daylight Saving Time may create distraction on the roadway and challenges for drivers who lost an hour of sleep. Daylight Saving Time begins Sunday March 10 at 2 a.m. “As we spring forward, drivers should be aware that the time ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - A series of events recognizing the 150th anniversary of the official establishment of the City of Bayonne will be kick off with a ceremony at the Bayonne Public Library on Saturday. The event, hosted by Mayor James Davis, will begin at 2:00 p.m. and feature vocal performances by ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - The Bayonne Board of Education has announced that all public schools will be closed Monday due to the expeted snow fall and adverse weather conditions.

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TRENTON, NJ - Governor Phil Murphy declared that New Jersey will enter a state of emergency beginning at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday ahead of the expected winter storm. The storm is anticipated to start Sunday night and continue throughout Monday morning. Executive Order No. 59 declares a state of ...

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  BAYONNE, NJ- Mayor Jimmy Davis and the City of Bayonne will kick off St. Patrick’s Day weekend with a celebration benefiting the Bayonne Economic Opportunity Fund (BEOF). The event, featuring live music by The Screaming Orphans, will take place at the Bayonne Masonic Lodge, 888 Avenue C, on ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - A new program combining reading and crafts is set to launch at the Bayonne Public Library on Saturday, March 5. Registration for the program, which will take place every other Saturday and is open to Bayonne children age 6-8, will begin at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, February 25.

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BAYONNE, NJ -- Winter storms, bad weather and sloppy road conditions are a factor in nearly half a million crashes and more than 2,000 road deaths every winter, according to the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. In fact, about 46 percent of all crashes involving bad weather take place in the ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - The Bayonne Board of Education has announced all public schools will be Tuesday  due to anticipated inclement weather.

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BAYONNE, NJ - The Bayonne Public Library will hold “Appreciate a Dragon Day” for Bayonne children aged five to seven on Wednesday, January 16. According to Mayor Jimmy Davis and Bayonne Library Director J.P. Porcaro the event, to be held in the Children’s Room of the Library will include stories ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - As you head out to your New Year's Eve celebration tonight, take into consideration that 6 p.m. on December 31 to 6 a.m. on January 1 are the most dangerous hours of the year to drive or ride in a car on our nation’s roadways. If possible, avoid being on the road during that window ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- “Once again the Bayonne Community has come together,” Pam O’Donnell told TAPinto Bayonne on the success of the 2nd annual Catch You Later Foundation Party with Santa Fundraiser held at the Bayonne Museum on Friday. The event raised funds for scholarships that will be giving out in ...

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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- 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- 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- Mayor James Davis and the Bayonne City Council will officially welcome the holiday season to the city with the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on Broadway at 22nd Street on Tuesday. Festivities, sponsored by the Bayonne Urban Enterprise Zone/Special Improvement District, begin at 5:30 ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- Bayonne drivers are advised that Route 440 will be closed in both directions between 22nd and 28th streets from 9:00 p.m. until approximately 11:00 p.m. on Wednesday. According to Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez traffic will be detoured through the Bayonne Crossing Shopping ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- The City of Bayonne will hold its annual Halloween Parade and costume contest along Broadway on Wednesday. Set to kickoff at 5:45pm on the corner of 25th Street and Broadway the parade will head downtown for three blocks before heading back to its start. A costume contest for ...

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NEW YORK, NY - The area around the grill isn't going to be the only hot place this Labor Day. The National Weather Service issued a heat advisory for much of North Jersey starting Monday at 12 noon and continuing to 9 p.m. Tuesday Aug. 4.  The heat index is expected to reach the mid to upper 90s ...

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