Bayonne officer shoots man who was allegedly wielding a knife
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BAYONNE-- According to a press release from the Hudson County Prosecutor's Office, on Friday Aug. 25 at approximately 5:35 p.m., Bayonne police officers were sent to East 25th Street on a report of...
Did you miss these stories over the weekend?
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In an effort to halt what they believe will be severe cuts to parts of the arts program at New Jersey City University – possibly involving cuts to the music program and others -- students, parents ...
EDITOR BLP
Hasta la vista, couch potatoes!
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Judging from this issue, Bayonne folks are into sports. Consider: We have a story about fishing from various locales in Bayonne. Avid anglers come in all shapes and sizes, from older guys, who know...
Who is Bayonne’s Jane Doe?
The enduring legacy of a cold case
by Tara Ryazansky
Photos by Max Ryazansky
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Nestled in a jughandle off Hook Road is a small hill. It's close to the neon lights of nearby businesses, but hidden from the highway, strangely isolated despite its proximity to Route 440 where tr...
The Bayonne Box
An architectural archetype
by Rory Pasquariello
Photos by Victor M. Rodriguez
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New Jersey often gets a bad rap, Bayonne especially. During the housing boom of the mid-2000s, which culminated in a global financial crisis in 2009, residents of Newark began associating their cro...
Hooked!
Anglers cast their lines in Bayonne waters
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On any given afternoon between February and November, you can find Aaron Nieves fishing from County Park in the waters of Newark Bay. Aaron, who’s a 17-year-old student at Snyder High School in Jer...
Extra Innings…
…for senior women’s softball
by Kate Rounds
Photos by Victor M. Rodriguez
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It’s hard to imagine a more beautiful Bayonne setting than Don Ahern Veterans Memorial Stadium. This exquisitely renovated facility is set against the alluring industrial backdrop of Newark Bay wit...
Java Joints
Lattes, laptops, and the new face of Bayonne
by Tara Ryazansky
Photos by Max Ryazansky
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Bayonne is evolving. Luxury condos are on the rise. Soon a 10-story building will tower over Broadway where mom-and-pop shops once stood. The cafés that are popping up around town reflect the young...
The Iron EMS
Mickey McCabe back on the job
by Rory Pasquariello
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In the middle of a Giants game in October with breathing tubes in his nose, Mickey McCabe received a call from the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania with good news. They’d found a matching...
Celebrity Sighting
All aboard at Cape Liberty Cruise Port
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We’ve all seen them, and sometimes salivated over them: gorgeous pictures of Caribbean cruises. But what we witnessed on a gorgeous morning in June was something more interesting—a bustling cruise ...