NJ Teamsters defy the odds, make playoffs
First-season triumph for Bayonne soccer
by Rory Pasquariello
Staff writer
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The NJ Teamsters, Bayonne’s first semi-pro soccer team, won nine games, lost four, and tied one in its first season, propelling the teaminto the playoffs, which took place in Rochester, NY on July ...
SPOTO, ANNA C.
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83, passed away at St. Ann's Nursing Home, Jersey City on July 8, 2018. Anna was born in Bayonne, and lived there lifelong. Daughter of the late Josephine (nee: Ghichetti) and Thomas Spoto. Sister ...
Ask the Ump!
by Mike Lynch
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STEALING BASES QUESTION : In high school softball only, when can a base runner take a lead / steal a base (On the pitcher’s backswing, release of pitch or when the ball reaches home plate)? If base...
TOSK, ANITA FAY
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90, died July 8, 2018 surrounded by her family at Hampton Ridge Rehabilitation Center in Toms River, NJ. Born and raised in Paterson, NJ and Coney Island, NY, she lived most of her adult life in Ba...
End in sight for renovation of 57 Street Firehouse
Chief Weaver eyes fall completion
by Diana Oliveira
BCN correspondent
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The 57th Street Firehouse, a 90-year-old structure at the corner of Avenue B, is currently undergoing a long-awaited three-phase renovation that is expected to jumpstart one of the oldest-serving f...
History of Memorial Day
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To the Editor: The ancient Greeks and Romans held annual days of remembrance for loved ones each year, decorating their graves with flowers and public festivals, the first in 431 B.C. Many viewed t...
PLACING TEAM FIRST
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The St. Dominic Academy Cross Country/Track & Field program, which always place team first, enjoyed a stellar year. The team was a dominant force locally as is the norm and traveled to 12 states du...
Tread Lightly: Worn Tires Put Drivers at Risk, AAA tests reveal hazards of worn tires in wet weather
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To the Editor: Afternoon downpours could spell disaster for millions of road trippers this summer, thanks to an unlikely suspect: tires. New research from AAA reveals that driving on relatively wor...
WEENING, CHARLES ANDREW
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51, of Bayonne, passed away on July 5, 2018 with his wife by his side. He is survived by wife Chris Ann (nee: Valentino); children Catherine, Charles, Christian and Connor; mother Harriet Lee Weeni...
Cheryl Olander sweeps Special Olympic bowling meets
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Cheryl Olander received a gold medal in all three Special Olympic bowling meets (area, sectional, and state) that Bayonne Recreation participated in. Cheryl and seven other members participated in ...