by Darren Paltrowitz Bobby Rooney has been in charge of the Bayonne Police Athletic League’s Boxing Club for almost a decade. Prior to taking over the Bayonne PAL program from his father, professional boxer Bob Rooney, Sr., who ran it for more than 30 years, Bobby Rooney was a … Continue reading LORD OF THE RING-Bayonne native Bobby Rooney reflects on 30+Years in Boxing
Glenn Morrow celebrates 30 Years of Signing New Bands Morrow’s Band Cry for Help performs April 16 in JC By Darren Paltrowitz As the owner of the Hoboken-based record label Bar/None Records, Glenn Morrow has accomplished many amazing things in the music business. Not only the original label for They Might Be Giants, Freedy … Continue reading GLENN MORROW STILL RECORDING AFTER ALL THESE YEARS
by Darren Paltrowitz Located west of Liberty State Park, and similar to other changing communities in Jersey City, Lafayette is the city’s newest up-and-coming neighborhood. A new addition in the works for Lafayette is the Baker Building by Point Capital Development, a collection of luxury apartments under construction at 234 Suydam Avenue. The Baker Building … Continue reading THE BAKER BUILDING-New, Jersey City Hi-Rise helps define Lafayette Neighborhood
Publicity Manager of Weehawken PR Firm spotlights Int’l Clients By Darren Paltrowitz Founded in 1998, The Syndicate has been instrumental in getting hundreds of artists to the No. 1 chart spot. Based in Weehawken, the agency has overseen marketing and radio campaigns for A-Listers like Maroon 5, Pearl Jam, The Killers, and Daft Punk. Within … Continue reading The Syndicate’s Brittany Brave
A Hudson music business staple along with Bar/None Records and WFMU, Water Music Recorders opened in Hoboken over 30 years ago.
By Darren Paltrowitz Successful as a stand-up comic, musician, author and host, Dave Hill is a proven quadruple threat. As a comic, he regularly hosts The Dave Hill Explosion at Upright Citizens Brigade beyond regular appearances on TV. As a musician, he is the voice and lead guitar behind Valley Lodge, whose song “Go” is … Continue reading COMIC, MUSICIAN, AUTHOR & WFMU RADIO HOST DAVE HILL TALKS JERSEY CITY, THE FUTURE & MORE
By Darren Paltrowitz A Jersey City resident since 2007, Sterling Fox has worked on a lot of hit songs in his Jersey City home. Initially, Fox moved to JC out of financial necessity, backing up local musicians after a stint as a pianist on a cruise ship. Less than a decade since his move … Continue reading PRODUCER, SONGWRITER STERLING FOX TALKS JC LIVING, CREATIVITY AND WHAT’S AHEAD