ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT BLP
Homegrown Rapper and R&B Artist
Cascio overcomes a bitter pill
by Tara Ryazansky
Photos by Carolos Bodden
May 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
“I do what I want ’cause I’m grown. Bayonne’s my city, I call it my home,” Lucas LoCascio says, recalling the lyrics of his first big single. “It was something like that,” he adds with a grin. In 2...
ARTS & ENTERTAIMENT BLP
On Location in Bayonne
A local production company is gradually making a scene
May 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
For the past eight years, an outfit called Narrow Bridge Films has been making inroads into indie movie-making. Narrow Bridge founder, actor, writer, producer, and Bayonne native Sam Platizky has d...
EATERY AND WATERING HOLE BLP
Winners & McLoone’s Bayonne Grill
by Kate Rounds
Photos by Terri Saulino Bish
May 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Though this unique venue is packed Friday through Sunday and can be seen for miles on busy Route 440, in many ways it’s Bayonne’s best-kept secret. Yes, it’s well-known for off-track betting. The d...
$650K grant for construction of ferry terminal
May 03, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 177 177 recommendations | email to a friend
BAYONNE – A proposed passenger ferry terminal in Bayonne took another step forward today when Mayor James Davis and U.S. Representative Albio Sires announced Bayonne as the recipient of a $650,000 ...
Hoboken police need help to identify suspects
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HOBOKEN -- The Hoboken Police Department issued a press release today May 3 asking residents to help identify five alleged suspects in connection with two separate incidents. According to the relea...
Fire breaks out at Harmon Cove Towers
May 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 216 216 recommendations | email to a friend
SECAUCUS--A fire broke out in an apartment at the Harmon Cove Towers Monday evening, according to Town Administrator Gary Jeffas, who was on the scene. However, no deaths or injuries were reported,...
BOWERS, BRIAN BRADLEY
May 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
37, passed away on April 19, 2018 after suffering a heart attack. Brian will be remembered by his daughter Cameron Bowers, and her mother, Colleen Davis; his parents, William and Angela Bowers; his...
CIUPA, CHRISTOPHER
May 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
44, of Parlin, NJ, formerly of Bayonne, passed away at his home on April 17, 2018. “Chris” as he was known by all, was born in Perth Amboy and resided in Bayonne for most of his life before moving ...
DEMARTINO, HELEN F. (Nee: Murtha)
May 02, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
88, passed away on April 22 at the Bayonne Medical Center, with her family by her side. Helen was born in Bayonne and has resided there all her life. She worked for many years as a Secretary for th...
HURLEY, ALFRED E.
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89, passed away on April 21, 2018, at the home of his niece, Rita Schreiner, his longtime care giver. Mr. Hurley lived his whole life in Bayonne. Mr. Hurley was married for 48 years to Maureen "Ren...