Arts & Entertainment

May 29, 2020

HUDSON COUNTY – Outside of the classroom and online learning made necessary by the onslaught of the COVID19 public health emergency didn’t stop area students from from using their artistic ability to express their love for Hudson County. On Thursday, Hudson County Prosectuor Esther Suarez thanks ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - A song penned to reflect the triumph of a former basketball star who suffered debilitating injuries in a 2004 hit-and-run traffic accident is taking on a new meaning as communities fight to overcome the onslaught of COVID-19. The song was originally born from the shared talents of ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Even before the COVID-19 pandemic hit the region, many of the old taverns and other places that inspired Cindy Rosmus’ short stories had ceased to exist. But this hasn’t stopped Rosmus from going to those places in her imagination, and the people she met in those places continue to ...

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HUDSON COUNTY – With school children throughout the county at home and learning through online instruction as a result of the COVID19 public health emergency, Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez announced today the launch of a drawing and creativity contest geared toward inspiring young people ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - At a time when phrases that connote darkness like social distancing, business closures, drive-thru testing, and global health pandemic dominate the headlines and social media feeds, two Bayonne women decided to take it upon themselves to bring a bit of brightness into their ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - The 3rd Annual Bayonne Chili Cook-Off is just days away, and the list of contestants putting their skills to the test has been announced. Join us at St. Andrew's on Friday, February 28 as 20 challengers put their skills to the test! Competing for the coveted trophies in both the ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Irish eyes will be smiling up and down Broadway on Sunday, March 22 as Bayonne celebrates the 38th annual St. Patrick’s Day parade. Once again the parade will begin on Broadway and 5th Street, proceeding north to 39th Street where we turn west to Avenue C and end at the entrance of ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - The Bayonne High School Drama Society and BHS Thespian Society have been awarded a $1,000 grant from the New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts “Your Start in the Arts” 2019 Grant awards program. The award, the group announced on Facebook, comes after students submitted essays, ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - A community reading initiative launched last year to celebrate literacy is continuing in 2020 organizers have told TAPinto Bayonne. Through the Bayonne Reads One Book, One Community, and thanks to the generosity of sponsor BCB Bank, all participants will read and discuss the same ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Though it’s more than five months away, organizers of the Bayonne Hometown Fair are promising that this year’s, the 6th annual, will be bigger and better than ever. For starters, the Fair will occupy an extra block, running along Broadway from 21st Street to 26th Street. Looking ...

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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 2020 season with a performance by David Watson & Ambrosia on Monday, February 10. On Monday, March 9, The Bantry Boys will bring an Irish flair to Bayonne in honor ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Dressed in full uniform and feathered hats, members of the Bayonne High School Marching Band paraded into the Bayonne Board of Education on Tuesday where they were honored for a remarkable year in competitions. The band, board members noted, had brought “honor and distinction” to ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - The holiday spirit was evident Saturday as many Bayonne families enjoyed horse & buggy rides along Church Lane and Broadway.. Hot chocolate was provided to the children by Carvel and Santa Claus made a special appearance at the annual event hosted by the City of Bayonne, ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - The Christmas spirit, and a bit of holiday magic, filled the Catholic War Vets on Saturday as Bayonne children, along with the elves that have taken up residence in their homes until Christmas Day, celebrated the Hometown Fair Association's Elf Meet Up. While this was the Fair's third ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Santa Claus was checking his list a bit early on November 26 with the first of a series of holiday events taking place between now and Christmas in Bayonne. While other tree lightings will take place in early December, the pre-Thanksgiving event  hosted by the city’s Urban ...

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BAYONNE, NJ -It’s time to get your popcorn and candy, and get in the holiday spirit as the Bayonne Free Public Library has announced their lineup of holiday movies. The library will show Holiday Movies for Kids on Wednesdays from 4:00 P.M.-6:00 P.M. beginning on December 4, 2019.  The movies ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Lifelong Bayonne resident Dan Gregory hasn’t experienced that rare “overnight success” that people fantasize about in the entertainment business. But then again, the majority of successful filmmakers don’t take a fast road; rather, they see the fruits of their labor after lots of hard ...

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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- 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 - It has been a busy week, and a banner year, for the Bayonne High School Marching Band.  The student musicians and performers competed at USBands National Championship on Saturday,  at J. Birney Crum Stadium in Allentown, Pennsylvania, and, going up against 10 other bands hailing ...

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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 - To paraphrase a classic Hollywood musical, the streets of Bergen Point in Bayonne were alive with the sound of music, on Saturday, Oct. 19, celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Peninsula City. Once known as “Newport on the Hudson” for its spot as a summer resort for prominent ...

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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 - Five Bayonne restaurants and bars will be hosting musicians Friday night as part of the Bayonne Urban Enterprise Zone’s Music on Broadway series. Music on Broadway is a weekly event launched to bring added energy and vibrancy to the restaurants along the Broadway corridor

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BAYONNE, NJ - Though Paterson and Newark have been in the news lately as hosts of major film productions it seems they are not the only New Jersey cities vying for the title of Hollywood East. On Friday, Mayor Jimmy Davis announced that Crabs In A Bucket, a comedy starring Jeremy Piven, Bruce ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Bayonne officials welcomed a new business to the city earlier this week with the opening of Estate Entertainment.  Owned by Nicole White and Devon Anderson the new business, located at 685 Broadway, Studio B, offers everything from a recording label to recording space, as well as a ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Four Bayonne restaurants and bars will be hosting musicians on Friday as part of the Bayonne Urban Enterprise Zone’s Music on Broadway series. Music on Broadway is a weekly event launched to bring added energy and vibrancy to the restaurants along the Broadway corridor.

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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 - Billed as a three-day celebration of arts, music and culture, the Bridge Arts Festival held in Dennis Collins Park over the Sept. 7 weekend was hardly Woodstock – although thousands of people flocked to it from around Bayonne and the region. Greeted by bright skies and modest ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Bayonne adults are invited to “Paddle the Peninsula” on Saturday. The free kayaking event will take place at DiDomenico- 16th Street Park from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. “Paddle the Peninsula will provide fun for all participants,” Mayor Jimmy Davis said. “We look forward to this ...

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