ON THE JOB WITH
Pastor Gary Grindeland
by Tara Ryazansky
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Everyone knows where to find a pastor on Sunday, but what do priests and ministers do the rest of the week? The Reverend Gary A. Grindeland of Grace Lutheran Church says, “A clergy’s work is never ...
HOW WE WORK BLP
Businesses Make Bayonne Work
by Kate Rounds
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The Animal Clinic of Bayonne Dr. Philip Frezzo 926 Broadway (201) 437-6666 animalclinicofbayonne.com On a Wednesday afternoon in mid-November, a yellow Lab named Marley tries unsuccessfully to remo...
ON THE WATERFRONT BLP
Million-Dollar Memory
by Steve Gallo
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As a young boy growing up in Bayonne, there was never a shortage of things to do. The town was full of adventure for those willing to go out and find it. You had to be willing to get off the beaten...
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Sharon Nadrowski
by Anna Will
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Sharon Nadrowski knows how to keep busy. She’s either working full-time at her job in computer sales, trying to help the people of Bayonne through her job as City Council President, or coaching her...
ENTERTAINMENT BLP
George Cummings
by Tara Ryazansky
Feb 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Just off Broadway on West Ninth Street, which was recently renamed Patriots Way, is the Joyce-Herbert VFW. From the outside you would never guess that the building houses thousands of intriguing ar...
City Critters BLP
Feb 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Turns out that our “City Critters” spread in the last issue was pretty popular. So, here are more images of our friendly, non-taxpaying residents. Please remember to email your city critters to KRo...
EDUCATION BLP
The Marist Way
Prepared for life
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You probably wouldn’t expect the head of a Catholic school to say that she “knocks the hell out of poetry.” But that’s what Alice Miesnik declared, as she chronicled her path to Marist High Head of...
ARCHIVES AND ARTIFACTS BLP
Prisoners on the Peninsula
Believe it or not, we had our own POW camp
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From 1942 to 1945, several hundred Italian POWs were housed in a camp in the former Port Johnson Terminal, a 50-acre industrial site that the U.S. Army also used as a military supply depot. Some of...
SENIORMOMENTSBLP
Foundation for Friendship
Maidenform Retirees walk down mammary lane
by Kate Rounds
Feb 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
You rarely hear the words “love” and “company” in the same sentence. But that’s what I heard over and over when I visited the Maidenform Retirees at their monthly meeting in late October. Attendanc...
SPORTS CORNER BLP
Frozen
Hockey, hot chocolate, blades, and birthday parties
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It may not be a Currier and Ives-Hans Brinker nod to calendar-quality nostalgia, but if you’re looking for an urban ice-skating experience, go no further than Bayonne High School. The rink was buil...