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Bayonne High School Seniors See ‘Devastating’ Impact of Impaired, Distracted Driving

May 20, 2022

BAYONNE, NJ - Members of the Bayonne Police and Fire Departments responded, along with crews from McCabe Ambulance and the New Jersey Office of Medical Examiners, to the parking lot behind Don Ahearn Veterans Memorial Stadium Friday morning on a report of a crash.

Upon arrival first responders were confronted with a two car collision and a total of five victims.

Thankfully, this was ...

Bayonne Board of Education Adjusts Meeting Schedule for May, June

BAYONNE, NJ - The Bayonne Board of Education has canceled its May 24 caucus workshop and public meetings, but will still hold its closed executive session.

The board has also changed its original workshop & public meeting date of Tuesday, June 28 and will hold these meetings on Monday, June 13 instead.

Closed executive sessions will be used to discuss personnel items included in the ...

Bayonne High School Students Win Hudson County Law Day Contest

BAYONNE, NJ - Bayonne High School officials have announced that students Ryan Nolan, Judy Barbour, Sidrah Rafaqat, Jomana Bebawi, Preksha Agarwal, Madison Mahabir, Malachi French, Angela Merrick and Farida Gadalla were winners of the Hudson County Law Day Contest.

Sponsored by the Superior Court of New Jersey and the Hudson County Bar Association & Foundation with funding from ...

Bayonne Board of Education Passes $170 Million Budget

BAYONNE, NJ - The Bayonne Board of Education adopted its $170 million 2022-2023 budget at its meeting on April 27.

The budget, which increases spending by $16 million over the previous budget, also increases the amount of taxes that need to be raised by $1.4 million to a total of $71,860,958. 

While the budget, which also includes a $12 million increase in state aid, was impacted by ...

Officials Break Ground on Conversion of Former St. Andrew's School

BAYONNE, NJ - Local officials put on hard hats and manned shovels last week to officially kick off the conversion of the former St. Andrew's school to a new public school. 

Superintendent of Schools John Niesz said the Bayonne Board of Education has completed the purchase of St. Andrew’s school and convent located at 125 Broadway. 

“We are excited for the future of ...

Bayonne High School Student Recognized for Excellence at Model UN

BAYONNE, NJ - Bayonne may have a future diplomat among its residents.

Mark Basta, a Bayonne High School student and member of the Bayonne High School Model UN, recently received an Award of Excellence for his work at the National High School Model UN Conference in New York City.

Basta is also a student in Mrs. Toomey's Global Citizenship course.

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Hudson County Community College and Rutgers University School of Public Affairs and Administration Sign Transfer Agreement for Public and Nonprofit Administration Degree Program

JERSEY CITY, NJ - Hudson County Community College (HCCC) and Rutgers University School of Public Affairs and Administration (RUSPAA) have entered into an agreement that enables students who graduate from HCCC with an Associate of Science degree in Human Services to transfer seamlessly and attain their Bachelor of Arts degree from RUSPAA. The agreement was signed by HCCC President, Dr.

New Brunswick Mayor Cahill Urges Approval of RWJBarnabas Health Transaction with Saint Peter’s HealthCare System

New Brunswick, NJ – New Brunswick Mayor James M. Cahill has thrown his support behind the transaction between Saint Peter’s HealthCare System (“Saint Peter’s”) and RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”), which will lead to the creation of a premier academic medical center (“premier AMC”) in New Brunswick.

“Today, New Brunswick residents in need ...

NJ Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Supports RWJBarnabas Health Transaction with Saint Peter’s HealthCare System

New Brunswick, NJ – The Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey ("SHCCNJ") threw its support behind the proposed transaction between RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”) and St. Peter's HealthCare System, which will lead to the creation of a premier academic medical center (“premier AMC”) in New Brunswick. 

In a letter to the Federal Trade ...

Hudson County To Host First-Ever Fleet Week Event

May 21, 2022

JERSEY CITY, NJ — For the first time ever, Hudson County will host a Fleet Week celebration.

Along with celebrating the U.S. Navy, Coast Guard and Marine Corps, the May 26 event at Lincoln Park West will give the community the opportunity to learn more about the sea services.

The event, which is free and open to the public, runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the baseball field.

A ...

New Jersey Warns of Price Gouging During Nationwide Baby Formula Shortage

May 19, 2022

NEWARK, NJ —New Jersey's Acting Attorney General and the Division of Community Affairs (DCA) are warning customers and merchants statewide about price gouging and any fraud dealing with the sale of baby formula in New Jersey.

“The current baby formula shortage may have scammers and unscrupulous vendors coming out of the woodwork to take advantage of parents at a vulnerable ...

Gas Prices in New Jersey Reach Another Record High

NEW JERSEY — Gas prices in New Jersey have reached another all-time high.

The average price of a gallon of unleaded reached $4.72 on Wednesday, May 18, 2022. That's up seven cents from the day before, 23 cents from last week and nearly 70 cents from last month. Those figures are according to AAA.

The Newark and Trenton areas are paying the most statewide, according ...

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