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Arts & Entertainment

August 14, 2022

North River Sing Community Chorus is offering up to five free memberships this fall,  aided by the Jersey City Arts and Culture Trust Fund, which awarded a grant to the choir in June. Founded in 2014, the group that performs throughout metropolitan Jersey City in venues including churches, ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - The Bayonne Free Public Library will present two films on Wednesday, August 17, in its summer movie series.   At 1:00 p.m., the library will screen Firestarter, a science fiction thriller featuring characters with supernatural powers. The film stars Zac Efron, Ryan Kiera Armstrong, ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - The Amish Outlaws will play in Bayonne’s Summer Sounds By the Bay concert series on Wednesday, August 17, at 7:00 p.m., weather permitting. Descrbing the concert a statement said that The Amish Outlaws will surprise the audience constantly and keep everyone guessing as to what they ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - AM Gold Yacht Rock will play in Bayonne’s Summer Sounds By the Bay concert series on Wednesday, August 3, at 7:00 p.m., weather permitting, Mayor Jimmy Davis announced. AM Gold Yacht Rock is a New York City-based tribute band, performing the adult contemporary hit songs from the ...

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NEW JERSEY - July 27th is National New Jersey Day.  New Jersey was the third state to ratify the Constitution of the United States of America, the first state to ratify the Bill of Rights. New Jersey's central location amidst the thirteen colonies during the colonial era made it home to several ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - The Bayonne Free Public Library will present two films as part of its summer movie series on Wednesday, August 3. At 1:00 p.m. the library will screen Memory, an action thriller that revolves around an aging hitman who has early onset dementia. He must go on the run after declining ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- Long Live the Beatles, the longest-running Beatles show in the country and an all-live musical event with an incredible, show-stopping impersonation of one of the greatest musical groups of all time, will play in Bayonne’s Summer Sounds By the Bay concert series on Wednesday, July 27, ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - The Bayonne Public Library will present two films on Wednesday, July 27 as part its summer movie series.   At 1:00 p.m. the library will screen A Journal for Jordan, a drama based on a true story. In the film, a Black sergeant who has been deployed to Iraq, keeps a journal of love ...

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Mayor Jimmy Davis announced that the Winslow Eagles Tribute Band will play in Bayonne’s Summer Sounds By the Bay concert series on Wednesday, July 20, at 7:00 p.m., weather permitting. This powerhouse ensemble creates the live performance of The Eagles and the signature sound that made them one ...

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The Bayonne Free Public Library will present two films on Wednesday, July 20, as part of its summer movie series. At 1:00 p.m. the library will screen The Eyes of Tammy Faye, a biographical drama based on the life of televangelist Tammy Faye Bakker. The film, rated PG 13, stars Jessica Chastain, ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - The Bayonne Free Public Library will present two films on Wednesday, July 6, to kick off its summer movie series.   At 1:00 p.m. the library will screen Marry Me (2022), a romantic comedy-drama, starring Jennifer Lopez, Owen Wilson, Maluma, and Sarah Silverman. This film is rated ...

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BAYONNE NJ - A heavy downpour in the late afternoon on July 1 threatened to postpone the city’s fireworks and associated festivities at the 16th Street Park.  But the skies cleared, and the event took place as scheduled, drawing thousands of people. Food trucks and kiddie rides kept many of ...

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UNITED STATES -- Many Americans will celebrate the Fourth of July holiday with backyard BBQs, picnics or a trip to the beach. But did you know that Independence Day was not a paid federal holiday until 1938? (source: ACEI-Global).  1. Thomas Jefferson was not the only author of The Declaration ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - The Bayonne Public Library is offering a series of free afternoon and evening summer movies on Wednesdays from July 6 through August 31 at 1:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. in the O’Connor Gallery on the second floor of the library.  The building is located at 31st Street and Avenue C.   All ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - The Bayonne Division of Recreation has announced the 2022 Summer Sounds By the Bay Concert Series. Weather permitting, each performance will begin promptly on Wednesday nights at 7:00 p.m. and held at the amphitheater on the lower level of DiDomenico-16th Street Park, which is located ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Dollhaus II will host artist Brian ‘SOIGNE’ Wilson’s second sol0 exhibition, Glamonsters, starting on Friday, July 1 and running through Sunday, Aug. 14. An opening reception will take place on July 1 from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00  p.m. Brian ‘SOIGNE’ Wilson is a multidisciplinary ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - A chilling wind off Newark Bay did nothing to dampen the enthusiasm of those that gathered at 16th Street Park on Saturday for Bayonne’s first Juneteenth celebration. The Bayonne branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) hosted the event, ...

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BAYONNE, NJ -  Smiling faces and bright sunshine made the first day of the 2022 Bayonne Hometown Fair a pleasure as thousands of people came out to enjoy good food, amazing vendors and rides for kids. The Bayonne Fire Department provided some added high in the air thrills with demonstrations of ...

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BAYONNE, NJ – The Bayonne Public Library had a busy month in April. All four session of the recently launched “Tech Thursdays with Bill” classes covering basic computer, basic internet, basic email, and basic Google Drive were filled while a scavenger hund for children in Kindergarten through ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ — Golden Globe winning and Academy Award nominated actress Uma Thurman was putting her acting chops to work in Jersey City on Monday, and Bayonne photographer Amelia Hill was there to get the pictures.  According to sources Thurman, who just days ago celebrated her 52nd birthday, ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Bee Heim and Simone Lubrani will share the limelight at their first solo exhibition put on at the Dollhaus II with an opening scheduled for Friday May 13 from 4:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. These two young artists, both from Staten Island, are at the beginning of their careers and use ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Bayonne High School Dance will present “Elements” on Thursday, May 5, and Friday, May 6, a 7 p.m. at the Alexander X. O'Connor Auditorium in Bayonne High School. The ancient Greeks believed that there were four elements that everything was made up of: earth, water, air, and fire.

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BAYONNE, NJ - The Bayonne Public Library and the Bayonne Historical Society are co-sponsoring an exhibit called "Lost Landmarks of Bayonne" in the O'Connor Gallery of the Bayonne Public Library.   The public is invited to attend an opening ceremony, which will be held on Tuesday evening, April ...

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CAMDEN, NJ – From April 1 to Sept. 5, Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial will be open seven days a week for various tours and immersive experiences. Since she was restored and established as an educational museum in 2001, Battleship New Jersey has become a must-see attraction on the ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - The Bayonne High School Drama Society will put on a performance of The Wiz, an adaptation of the Frank L. Baum novel, as their spring production. This will be their first production since Mamma Mia in 2019.  The show, which will be performed in the Alexander X O’Connor Auditorium ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - The Bayonne Public Library has announced their Spring 2022 Kids' Arts & Crafts Program.  The program, held in-person at Bayonne Public Library in the Children's Room, will take place weekly on Wednesdays, from 3:30-4:00 p.m., beginning on April 13, 2022 and ending May 25, ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Bayonne was awash in green as thousands of spectators lined Broadway to watch the 2022 St. Patrick’s Day Parade. This may have been the biggest parade in years, as people swarmed back after having the parade suspended for two years due to COVID. Unlike many other towns, scores ...

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 Study up on these fun facts, then head out to celebrate St. Patrick's Day at a local bar or restaurant.    According to a new survey by WalletHub, more than 52% of Americans plan some type of celebration of St. Patrick's Day, and more than 82% of celebrants will wear green. Overall, $4.6 ...

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NEW JERSEY — Finding your better half can be both challenging and exciting, but maintaining a strong, long-term relationship can be even more elusive. With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, real estate website Point2 conducted a study of which states are better at nurturing enduring ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - The Bee’s Knees hit all the right notes in January when they took home 2nd place in the Mid-Atlantic Region Quarterfinals of the Varsity Vocals International Championship of High School A Cappella (ICHSA) held in Allendale.  While the overall competition features over 150 high ...

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