City Opens Cooling Centers, Adds Pool Hours to Counter Heat Wave

Mayor Mark A. Smith invited residents to use the three cooling centers that the City has opened. Bayonne’s three senior centers will also serve as cooling centers from 8:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. from Thursday, June 28, through Sunday, June 30. They are located at 16 West 4th Street (near Broadway), 597 Broadway (near 27th […]

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Produce Market Vouchers Available for Low-Income Seniors

The Bayonne Office On Aging announced that produce market vouchers are available for low-income seniors. The vouchers would enable qualified seniors to purchase fresh fruit and vegetables from New Jersey farmers’ markets. The program is targeted for seniors, 60 and older, whose income level is at or below 185% of the federally defined poverty level. […]

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Fireworks, Concert, and Children’s Entertainment Set for Wednesday, July 4

Mayor Mark A. Smith and the Municipal Council announced that the City of Bayonne has finalized plans to celebrate American Independence on Wednesday, July 4, on the lower level of DiDomenico-16th Street Park, beginning at 7:00 p.m., weather permitting. The park is located between Avenue A and Newark Bay. John Christian and Soiree will provide […]

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Lottery Announced for Senior Boat Trip

Mayor Mark A. Smith announced that the County of Hudson will sponsor a boat trip for senior citizens on Wednesday, July 25, 2012, courtesy of Hudson County Executive Tom DeGise, Freeholder Doreen DiDomenico of Bayonne, and the other members of the Hudson County Board of Chosen Freeholders. Limited numbers of tickets are available for the […]

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Summer Camp Registration

Mayor Mark A. Smith has announced that the Recreation Division will hold registration for its summer day camps on Monday, June 25th, Tuesday, June 26th, and Wednesday, June 27th, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Sign-ups for the downtown camp will be held at Mary J. Donohoe School on East 5th Street. Registration for the […]

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Missing Swimmer’s Body Found in Seaside Park

The body of Bestavros Faris of Bayonne age 18 and a 2012 Graduate of Bayonne High School was found by the a New Jersey State Marine Police boat a day after he went missing off Seaside Park. Faris’s body was discovered just off the O Street beach where he disappeared. The State Police used sonar […]

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Turnpike Advisory

The New Jersey Turnpike Authority has canceled its repair work scheduled for the area between Interchanges 14 and 14B for the weekend of June 22-24, due to the weather. No work is scheduled there for the weekends before and after July 4, due to the Independence Day holiday.

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Recycling Drop-Off Site To Have Evening Hours

Mayor Mark A. Smith announced that the Recycling Center located on Hook Road will be adding evening hours during the summer months. Effective immediately, the Recycling Center will be open, Monday through Friday, from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., except holidays. Those hours will be in effect until further notice. Smith said, “During the warmer […]

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