HANGING OUT WITH BLP
Bruce Dillin
by Al Sullivan
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Some people come in to Eddy’s Bar on Kennedy Boulevard around 5 p.m. on weekdays, knowing Bruce Dillin will be there after he closes up his shop, Dillin Tire Company. With the family business next ...
SENIOR MOMENTS BLP
Know-it-Alls
Office on Aging has the answers
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When you’re a senior with a problem or a question, your one-stop shop is the Bayonne Office on Aging. The city recognized the need for the office way back in the early 1980s, when Boomers were, get...
HOW WE WORK BLP
BAYONNE MEANS BUSINESS
by Kate Rounds
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Dance with Me Dance Studio 175 Broadway (201) 823-1233 dancewithmebayonne.com   Dancing was in the stars for the sister act of Diana and Gina Castore. Both were age 3 when they started, and they’ve...
EDUCATION BLP
Special Place
For special needs
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If your child needs a little help navigating through life, you’re in the right town. Bayonne has the compassion and capability to accommodate just about any special need. Just ask Sharon Colasurdo,...
HOW WE LIVE BLP
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West Side When we caught up with Lucy and Gennaro Addesso, the family had been in their new home for only about five months. When they were raising three small kids, they lived in a two-family hous...
ENTERTAINMENT BLP
A Test of Faith
A Bayonne resident pens a play for contemporary times
by Al Sullivan
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Almost from the moment Priya Sunder steps on the stage as one of the leads in A Muslim in the Midst , you might dislike her. This isn’t because her liberal philosophy, along with that of her husban...
HELPING HANDS BLP
A Real Stitch
Quilting for a cause
by Kate Rounds
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The thimble-and-thread crowd is alive and well at the Fourth Street Senior Center on Wednesday afternoons. And they’re all the more heroic for not keeping any of the artwork they make; it all goes ...
EATERY BLP
KP Sarelli’s
by Kate Rounds
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T his downtown favorite opened in 2007. For a decade it’s been serving fine Northern Italian cuisine, not just to folks in Bayonne, but to the many out-of-towners who have discovered it by word of ...
Bayonne announces storm preparations
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Bayonne – The City of Bayonne announces changes to regular schedule of services due to the expected snowstorm on Thursday, February 9. Regularly scheduled recycling will take place on Thursday, Feb...
North Bergen schools, Hudson County Schools of Technology close for winter storm; city of Jersey City prepares
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HUDSON COUNTY -- The North Bergen and Hudson County Schools of Technology school districts have decided to close for Thursday, Feb. 9, in anticipation of an all-day winter storm.  That storm is exp...