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Bayonne Bridge (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Residents Believe Bayonne Bridge Project Is Damaging Their Homes

Work to raise the span is vibrating windows and walls, splitting plaster, shifting door frames and filling the air with dust, some residents claim.

04/04/2014

Royal Caribbean Explorer Of The Seas docks in Bayonne (CBS 2)

Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship Returns To Bayonne, NJ Port After Illness Outbreak

The Explorer of the Seas docked Wednesday afternoon in Bayonne. An ambulance could be seen waiting outside the ship after it pulled into port.

01/29/2014

A 4-alarm fire in Bayonne, N.J. on Jan. 9, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

4-Alarm Fire Hits Row Houses In Bayonne

All residents were safely evacuated, and there were no injuries fire officials told CBS 2.

01/09/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Port Authority Chairman David Samson (at the podium) rally with workers in front of the Bayonne Bridge on June 26, 2013 (credit: Tim Larsen/Governor's Office)

Residents Concerned About Possible Fallout From Bayonne Bridge Project

As work gets underway to lift the Bayonne Bridge so that larger ships getting through the Panama Canal can dock at local ports, those living under the bridge are worried.

09/21/2013

Marijuana Cigarette (file / credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bayonne 8th Grader Accused Of Bringing Marijuana To Graduation

Authorities say a Bayonne student was arrested at her eighth-grade graduation after marijuana cigarettes were found in her purse.

06/18/2013

Gregory Schaffer (credit: Handout)

Bayonne Man Indicted On Child Sex Assault Charges

Gregory Schaffer, 34, also faces charges of making terroristic threats in the indictment made public Wednesday by Hudson County prosecutors.

05/29/2013

Sen. Robert Menendez and other officials in front of the Bayonne Bridge on May 20, 2013 (credit: Monica Miller / WCBS 880)

Officials Announce Details On Bayonne Bridge Lifting

The Bayonne Bridge is about to reach new heights to allow bigger cargo ships up the east coast, such as those that will pass through the new locks of the Panama Canal.

05/20/2013

An apartment building in Bayonne where an explosion occurred on Saturday, April 20, 2013 (credit: CBS )

2 New Jersey Men Accused Of Causing Explosion In Bayonne

They were allegedly in a third-floor apartment on West 33rd Street in Bayonne, when they allegedly dropped their makeshift bomb on the fire escape and onto the ground.

04/22/2013

Dawid Strucinski. (credit: Handout)

Bayonne Man Gets 5 Years In Melee That Left Rutgers Grad Comatose

Eighteen year-old John McShea was charged with eight others in the beating of Dawid Strucinski of Bayonne, who was a 22-year-old recent graduate of Rutgers University at the time of the beating.

02/22/2013

A Shopping Center in Marlboro, N.J. (credit: Marlboro Township)

Marlboro Township Offers Property Tax Credit For Shopping Locally

Some towns are considering offering shop local cards. People can get the card, buy from shops in their hometown, and then they get to accumulate credits against their property tax bill.

01/23/2013

A dumpster in Jersey City filled with belongings that had to be thrown out - Nov. 2, 2012 (credit: Jim Smith / WCBS 880)

Jersey City Mayor Wants Substations Moved In Wake Of Sandy Outages

Parts of Jersey City are still without power over a week after superstorm Sandy struck and the mayor wants to do something to help prevent future outages.

11/07/2012

A dumpster in Jersey City filled with belongings that had to be thrown out - Nov. 2, 2012 (credit: Jim Smith / WCBS 880)

Jersey City Mayor Says Power By Sunday Not Soon Enough; Curfew Still In Effect

“PSE&G has told me power stations on 63rd Street in Bayonne and the Marion power station got flooded out, as we all know. They’ve drained the water out. They’re drying them out,” Mayor Jerramiah Healy said.

11/02/2012

Hudson-Bergen Light Rail train in Hoboken - Oct. 25, 2012 (credit: Levon Putney / WCBS 880)

Hudson-Bergen Light Rail Getting Money To Study Improvements

It was announced Thursday that the Hudson Bergen Light Rail system has received a $400,000 grant.

10/25/2012

New Jersey School Effigy Burning

N.J. Catholic School Students, Parents Fuming Over Rival School’s Effigy-Burning

At the rally at Marist High School in Bayonne, N.J., this past Friday, a dummy wearing the T-shirt from the school’s rival football team, Hudson Catholic, was set on fire. When it was over, the dummy had been burned to ashes.

CBS 2–10/24/2012

Bayonne Bridge (file/credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Port Authority: Bayonne Bridge Project 6 Months Ahead Of Schedule

The $1 billion project calls for raising the 80-year-old span’s roadway 64 feet to 215 feet to allow larger container ships access to piers in New Jersey and New York.

07/18/2012

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