Arts & Entertainment

May 20, 2019

BAYONNE, NJ - More than 5,000 residents and visitors headed to Avenue E Saturday for the city’s 2nd annual Food Truck Festival. 32 food trucks offering a wide variety of cuisines to suit every palate lined the usually business thoroughfare allowing foodies to choose from offerings that included ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- Eldad Tarmu Jazz Ensemble will will wrap up the “Musical Monday at the Museum” series with a concert beginning at 6:30 p.m. tonight. The concert will be held at the Bayonne Museum located at 229 Broadway with doors opening at 6:00 p.m.  Light refreshments will be provided by Mona ...

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NEWARK, NJ - Soldiers, state troopers, and police officers charged through the streets of downtown Newark late Thursday night into reenacted combat, on to a fiery film set that sought to recreate the dramatic events of the 1967 riot. Actors crouched behind crashed, burning cop cars while they ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Thirty food vendors offering a variety of cuisines including Italian, Korean, Greek, Polish, Thai, Cuban, and American will be on hand for the City of Bayonne’s 2nd Annual Food Truck Festival. Being held in honor of Bayonne’s 150th anniversary the special event will take place on ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Elizabeth Hanna, a student at Bayonne High School, and the winner of the 2019 Colonel Anthony K. Podbieski Memorial Essay Contest, presented her original poem, An Honest Business, at Thursday's Holocaust Memorial Program hosted by the City of Bayonne. Hanna's poem is reprinted with ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- Mayor Jimmy Davis and the Bayonne Urban Enterprise Zone have announced the lineup of restaurants and musicians taking part in Friday's Music on Broadway. Music on Broadway is a weekly event launched to bring added energy and vibrancy to the restaurants along the Broadway ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Music is coming back to the Bayonne Museum. As part of Musical Mondays at the Museum, a series hosted by Mayor James Davis & The Bayonne Municipal Council, and sponsored by the Bayonne UEZ/SID, Party of Five will perform popular songs from the 50s and 60s beginning at 6:30 p.m.

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BAYONNE, NJ - Thousands of Bayonne residents gathered along Broadway on Sunday to celebrate the 38th annual St. Patrick's Day parade. Led by Bridget Antczak, the parade's grand marshal, many credited the good weather, as well as the widely held belief that the holiday commerating Ireland's ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - While brothers Bill and Jim Dwyer, as well as Mike Brady and Eric Redrotty, may not be superheros, their dual identities, transforming from a retired hospital administrator, a travel agent, a civilian employee of the Department of Defense, and a data engineer, to members of the famed ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - The "Musical Mondays at the Museum" series will continue on Monday with The Bantry Boys bringing an Irish flair to Bayonne in honor of St. Patrick's Day. Doors will open at the Bayonne Museum, located at 229 Broadway, at 6:00 p.m. and entertainment will begin at 6:30 p.m. Light ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Marist High School’s gym was transformed into a fiesta like atmosphere on Friday as the City of Bayonne, Bayonne UEZ/SID, and the Bayonne Chamber of Commerce came together to host their second annual chili cook off. A portion of the proceeds from the event will be donated to the ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Bayonne’s still strong Irish community came together on Friday to raise the tricolour over city hall in commemoration of St. Patrick’s Day, the celebration of their ancestoral nation’s patron saint. The event kicked off several weeks of celebrations that will culminate with the ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Former Gov. Chris Christie will appear at Douglas College Student Center on Tuesday to discuss his new book, "Let Me Finish," in what is being called a public discussion about his career with his former campaign strategist, Michael DuHaime. The Eagleton Institute of Politics ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- Mayor Jimmy Davis and the Bayonne Urban Enterprise Zone have announced the lineup of restaurants and musicians taking part in Friday's Music on Broadway. Music on Broadway is a weekly event launched to bring added energy and vibrancy to the restaurants along the Broadway ...

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TRENTON, NJ  – An effort championed by Bayonne’s legislative duo of Assemblyman Nicholas Chiaravalliti and Assemblywoman Angela McKnight to encourage vibrants arts and cultural scenes in municipalities across New Jersey was passed by the New Jersey General Assembly Appropriations Committee on ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- Mayor Jimmy Davis and the Bayonne City Council have announced that "Musical Monday at the Museum" will launch its 2019 season with a performance by Rich Casella on Monday, February 11. On Monday, March 11, The Bantry Boys will bring an Irish flair to Bayonne in honor of St.

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PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, CO – As it has for more than six decades, the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) will track Santa’s yuletide journey at www.noradsanta.org. What began as an advertising misprint is now a sophisticated multi-media tracking system that delivers Santa Claus’ ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- Bayonne residents in search of a local night out are in for a treat with Friday's Music on Broadway. The music begins at 4:00 p.m. with George Becker performing at The Vic Tavern and continues at five separate venues as performers get behind the microphone beginning between 7:00 ...

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NEWARK, NJ - Jerry Gant, a Newark native whose art indelibly colored the landscape of his hometown, was celebrated for a life well lived, both as an artist and as a human being.  "Jerry Gant had swag-matism. Swag-matism is the ability to be so distinct, so bold, so present, that people are drawn ...

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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – Holiday season anticipation was in the air – literally – as balloons and robotic floats to be used in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade were being tested Saturday morning in a parking lot behind Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherford. Christmas magic was made as the balloons ...

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  BAYONNE, NJ - Zombies are expected to make a return to Bayonne’s business corridor on Wednesday. According to the Bayonne UEZ/Special Improvement office they extended the invitation to the reanimated human corpses to deliver Halloween candy from  5:45 p.m. until 7:15 p.m. along Broadway ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- The Bayonne Free Public Library has announced the launch of two new programs to attract additional visitors to the space. According to Mayor Jimmy Davis and Library Director JP Porcaro, both beginners and experienced crocheters are welcome to join the new crochet club set instructed ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- The annual Bergen Point Fall Festival, hosted by the Bayonne UEZ and the City of Bayonne is scheduled for Saturday. Held in conjunction with Bergen Point merchants, the free family fun event will take place from 5th Street to Cottage Street on Broadway from 12:00 p.m. until 6:00 ...

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BAYONNE, NJ- The second annual Bayonne Uptown Merchants Classic Car Show will be held on Sunday, September 16. Sponsored by the Bayonne Urban Enterprise Zone, BCB Community Bank, the City of Bayonne, Classic Skateshop, Latino Automotive Business Services, Philly Pretzel Factory, and The Well and ...

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