City Opens Three Warming Centers

Mayor Mark A. Smith advised residents to take the necessary precautions to stay warm and avoid excessive exposure to the cold. He said, “Please look in on elderly or disabled neighbors and relatives to make sure that they are safe. If you are a tenant and your landlord is not supplying adequate heat, please call […]

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Books on Knights of Columbus and Catholicism Donated to Library

Mayor Mark A. Smith announced that Carmine Borzelli, a member of Knights of Columbus, Bayonne Council #371, and President of the Library Board of Trustees, has donated books on Catholicism and the history of the Knights to the Bayonne Public Library. Mayor Smith said, “On behalf of the City of Bayonne, I would like to […]

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Time to Renew Pet and Business Licenses

City officials reminded pet owners and various business license holders that Thursday, January 31, 2013, is the deadline for license renewal. Business licenses due for renewal cover pet shops; laundromats; dry cleaners; food-dispensing trucks; vending machines; restaurants, delicatessens, and other food establishments. These licenses are issued by the Health Division of the Department of Municipal […]

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Bayonne Receives Federal Grant to Hire 18 Firefighters

Mayor Mark A. Smith announced that the City of Bayonne has received a federal SAFER grant of $2,730,780 from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) of the Department of Homeland Security. The grant will enable the Bayonne Fire Department to hire 18 firefighters by funding salaries and benefits for two years. Additional monies may also […]

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