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Bloomfeld Bengals Softball Defeat Ocean Township 14 - 4

April 22, 2018

HAZLET, NJ - Bloomfield Bengals softball defeated Ocean Township Sunday at the Stephanie Coonan Classic at Raritan High School. 

Lexi Corio gave up five hits over five innings with two walks and four strikeouts and helped her own cause with a three-run home run to highlight a 10-run fifth inning to power Bloomfield to a 14-4 five-inning victory over Ocean Township at the ...

Bloomfield Edges Verona 1-0 on Corporon Gem

BLOOMFIELD, NJ- Wednesday's game between the Bengals and Verona Hillbillies featured two of the county's best pitchers in FDU bound Manny Corporon and Southern New Hampshire bound Ian Metzger. Both Metzger and Corporon did not disappoint as they were both dominant. Each pitcher faced 25 batters as the game was 0-0 in the bottom of the 7th. Junior Rob Reboa reached on a fielders ...

Throwback Thursday: Ballists, Bugs, and Sockdolagers Face Off in 2017 Baseball Classic in Nutley

The 2018 Base Ball Classic pits the Flemington Neshanock Base Ball Club against the Kingsland Colonels of Nutley Base Ball Club on May 5 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. 

NUTLEY, NJ - The Mighty Nutley Colonels survived the Third  Annual Baseball Classic as they faced the Flemington Neshanocks in 'Boys' Park' this past weekend. The 14 members of 2017 roster ...

Bengals Baseball Bounces Back with 12-0 Win over Science

BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- The Bengals got back to their winning ways on Tuesday defeating Science Park 12-0 in just 5 innings. Junior right hander Kyle DiMatteo lead the way as he dominated on the mound. In 4 innings of work, DiMatteo struck out 6 only allowing 1 hit. Senior Chris Lambert closed the door for the Bengals. The Bengals offense was a team effort as 8 different players recorded an RBI.

Bloomfield Little League Celebrates Opening Day

BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- Play Ball! Spring finally made an appearance this weekend and the timing couldn't have been better.  The newly revamped Bloomfield Little League held a parade that led to Vassar Field to kickoff the 2018 Little League season.  This is the first year that the town Little League has consolidated from the American Little League and National Little into one ...

Bengals Baseball Lose 2-1 to Cedar Grove

BLOOMFIELD, NJ--The Bengals lost a heartbreaker to Cedar Grove on Thursday 2-1. The Bengals rallied in the 7th, scoring one run and had the game tying run on 3rd with only one out but could not get the tying run in. Senior pitcher and Fairleigh Dickinson commit, Manny Corporon was lights out once again as he limited the Panthers to only three hits while striking out ten and only walking one.

Bengals Beat Rival Buccaneers

BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- Last night, The Bloomfield Bengals baseball team beat one of their biggest rivals as they walloped Belleville high school 10-0. The game lasted just 5 innings as the Bengals sealed the deal in the bottom of the 5th, plating their 10th run of the game. Junior Rob Gilmore pitched a gem, only allowing 1 hit. Out of Belleville’s 15 recorded outs, Gilmore struck ...

Did Racism Prevent Babe Ruth from Becoming a Major League Manager?

BRONX, NY – As baseball approaches the April 15 anniversary of Jackie Robinson’s breaking the color barrier, a new book, BABE RUTH - A Superstar’s Legacy by Jerry Amernic, makes the case that The Bambino never got the coveted opportunity to become a big-league manager for fear that he might push for integration.

Babe Ruth’s grandson, Tom Stevens, wrote the Foreword ...

Bill to Prohibit Children Under 12 From Tackle Football Advances in State Assembly

TRENTON, NJ -   A bill proposed which would prohibit children under the age of 12 from participating in tackle football in the New Jersey Assembly is beginning the path through the New Jersey Legislature.  The Bill  (A-3760) has been proposed by and is similar, but not identical, to bills proposed in New York, Maryland, Illinois and California, according to its sponsor, ...

Bloomfield U17 Boys XI defeat Union County FC Premier Olympique

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The U17 Bloomfield XI took one step closer to one of US Club Soccer’s ultimate prizes, the New Jersey Cup with a 5 – 2 victory in group of 32 play Friday night at Foley Field. 

Bloomfield awaits the winner of Arsenal Soccer Academy/Passaic Youth Soccer, a match scheduled for April in the New Jersey Cup round of 16.

After conceding an early ...

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20th Annual Nutley Chamber of Commerce 5K Fun Run May 6

April 24, 2018

The NCoC Annual 5K Fun Run is the Sunday May 6 at the Nutley Park Oval.

This race, with an estimated 300+ runners, needs your support. Promote your business through advertising, banners, plaques, race programs, t-shirts, giveaways or event table, depending on your level of sponsorship. A portion of the proceeds to benefits all Nutley Veterans Organizations. Race results available ...