The Bayonne Box
An architectural archetype
by Rory Pasquariello
Photos by Victor M. Rodriguez
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New Jersey often gets a bad rap, Bayonne especially. During the housing boom of the mid-2000s, which culminated in a global financial crisis in 2009, residents of Newark began associating their cro...
Hooked!
Anglers cast their lines in Bayonne waters
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On any given afternoon between February and November, you can find Aaron Nieves fishing from County Park in the waters of Newark Bay. Aaron, who’s a 17-year-old student at Snyder High School in Jer...
Extra Innings…
…for senior women’s softball
by Kate Rounds
Photos by Victor M. Rodriguez
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It’s hard to imagine a more beautiful Bayonne setting than Don Ahern Veterans Memorial Stadium. This exquisitely renovated facility is set against the alluring industrial backdrop of Newark Bay wit...
Java Joints
Lattes, laptops, and the new face of Bayonne
by Tara Ryazansky
Photos by Max Ryazansky
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Bayonne is evolving. Luxury condos are on the rise. Soon a 10-story building will tower over Broadway where mom-and-pop shops once stood. The cafés that are popping up around town reflect the young...
The Iron EMS
Mickey McCabe back on the job
by Rory Pasquariello
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In the middle of a Giants game in October with breathing tubes in his nose, Mickey McCabe received a call from the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania with good news. They’d found a matching...
Celebrity Sighting
All aboard at Cape Liberty Cruise Port
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We’ve all seen them, and sometimes salivated over them: gorgeous pictures of Caribbean cruises. But what we witnessed on a gorgeous morning in June was something more interesting—a bustling cruise ...
WORKING OUT WITH
Pete Amadeo
by Hannington Dia
Photos by Victor M. Rodriguez
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Bayonne’s Supervisor of Recreation Pete Amadeo has spent much of his 35 years impressing others. His no-hitter during his high-school baseball years at St. Peter’s Prep (an accomplishment that only...
Showtime for a Bayonne Fifth Grader
Gabby Beredo goes on tour with the hit Broadway musical ‘Matilda’
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Spend a few moments on the phone with Gabby Beredo, and you forget you’re chatting with an All Saints fifth grader; you have to stop yourself from inviting her to Happy Hour. She’s a Bayonne native...
K Kids
At Midtown Community, quiet hands, walking feet, and lotsa ducks!
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The scene that greets us on the last morning of May is lively, colorful, cute—and a real learning experience. The kids are all spiffed up and ready to raise their hands to answer any and all questi...
Family Friendly
Helping kids find their way home
by Tara Ryazansky
Photo by Max Ryazansky
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“Do you know how to spell our last name?” asks little Isabella Gunshefski. Her siblings and cousins help her spell it out. It's a name they all share as of May 15 when James and Sandra Gunshefski o...