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MUSIC BROADWAY FRIDAY, APRIL 28th, 2017

MUSIC BROADWAY BAYONNE -FRIDAY APRIL 28th , 2017  LIVE MUSIC ON BROADWAY RETURNS TO BAYONNE AREA VENUES, FEATURING TALENTED ENTERTAINERS AT SIX VENUES
Music Broadway Friday, Bayonne April 28th, 2017
Bob Dokus appearing on April 28th Luciano’s San Vito’s Restaurant

Music Broadway Bayonne Friday, April 28th , 2017 is sponsored by Bayonne Mayor Jimmy Davis and the Bayonne Urban Enterprise Zone a program for the city of Bayonne that is a wonderful way to get out, go for dinner and listen to young talented musicians play while you dine.

Live Music on Broadway now in its 18th week pairs local musicians with some of Bayonne’s excellent dinner venues.

Going out to dine Friday night April 21th ? Visit one of these fine establishments and listen to some fantastic music. 

Click on the restaurants and tavern names to find out more about these fine Bayonne establishments

Music Broadway Bayonne  

  Music Broadway Bayonne Friday, April 28th, 2017
Bella Sorrellas Restauant  1020 Broadway 7pm    George Orlando 
KP Sarelli’s Restaurant        241 Broadway 7pm      Piano Bill Duo  
 Kuhl’s Tavern  53 Prospect Ave………5:00 pm          Greg Aulden 
MezCal Kitchen 482 Broadway…           7pm               Dave Watson 
San Vito’s 406 Broadway   6:30 pm                                  Bob Dokus 
The Vic Tavern 107 Hobart Ave…          4:00 pm         Orville Davis 
For more information call the Bayonne UEZ  201-858-6357

 

NJ Turnpike Construction Interchange 14A Next Three Weeks

THREE WEEK SCHEDULE AS OF APRIL 21, 2017

The following work is scheduled over the next three weeks:
14A Interchange project next three weeks
Toll Plaza
East side (entering 14A): renovation of existing Toll Utility Building continues.
During the weekend of 04/21/17, from 9:00PM Friday through 1:00PM Saturday, asphalt paving construction work will be performed in Toll Lanes 3 & 4 after traffic passes through the Toll Plaza heading towards the Hudson County Extension. Traffic will be split before the Toll Plaza and motorists will need to choose to stay right for the eastbound extension (JC/NYC) or to the left for the westbound extension (Newark) before passing through the Toll Plaza. Once traffic passes through the Toll Plaza, motorists will not be able to switch lanes. A VMS sign will be placed at Toll Lanes 3 & 4 to direct traffic left and right. Work will be supported by Bayonne and State Police.
Continue reading NJ Turnpike Construction Interchange 14A Next Three Weeks

River View Observer April 15-April 30th, 2017

River View Observer for April 15-April 30th, 2017 fun things to do
Read Sally Deering’s article on Groove on Grove celebrating its 10 Anniversary.
Also by Sally Deering an article on the art of Andrea McKenna.
This issue has many art happenings, theater, read our restaurant column by Sally Deering on Cafe Bataya in downtown Jersey City.
And more of what you like: Real Estate, Community happenings and local merchants that will save you money.

All our advertisers have links to their websites in our digital issue
to name a few…
Exit on the Hudson Realty
Muller Insurance
Egelentowicz
Hudson County Community College
Aart in America Piano Company
Famous Furs
Ann & S Junk Removal

Contact us about advertising your business
riverviewobserver@gmail.com

MUSIC BROADWAY BAYONNE APRIL 21st, 2017

MUSIC BROADWAY BAYONNE -FRIDAY APRIL 21st, 2017  LIVE MUSIC ON BROADWAY RETURNS TO BAYONNE AREA VENUES, FEATURING TALENTED ENTERTAINERS AT NINE VENUES

Music Broadway Bayonne Friday, April 21st , 2017 is sponsored by Bayonne Mayor Jimmy Davis and the Bayonne Urban Enterprise Zone a program for the city of Bayonne that is a wonderful way to get out, go for dinner and listen to young talented musicians play while you dine.

Live Music on Broadway now in its 17th week pairs local musicians with some of Bayonne’s excellent dinner venues.

Going out to dine Friday night April 21st ? Visit one of these fine establishments and listen to some fantastic music. 

Click on the restaurants and tavern names to find out more about these fine Bayonne establishments

Music Broadway Bayonne  

Music Broadway Bayonne April 21st, 2017  
Bella Sorrellas Restauant  1020 Broadway 7pm      Bob Dokus
Buttero’s 184 Broadway            7pm                    Beeman & Bannon
KP Sarelli’s Restaurant        241 Broadway 7pm      Greg Aulden 
 Kuhl’s Tavern  53 Prospect Ave………4:30pm         Orville Davis 
Mona Lisa’s 165 Broadway                               6pm             Rob & Scott
MezCal Kitchen 482 Broadway…           7pm               George Orlando
Perk Up Cafe  317 Broadway                    6:30pm        Dave Watson 
The Rock 2016 Broadway                            6pm                  Bob & Norm 
The Vic Tavern 107 Hobart Ave…          4:00 pm         Paul Addie 
For more information call the Bayonne UEZ  201-858-6357

Bayonne Celebration at 16th Street Park on Earth Day, and City Wide Clean-Up

 Mayor Davis’ upcoming Earth Day Event  Saturday, April 22nd from 12:00 – 2:00 pm.

Bayonne Earth Day Flyer

This community event combines a citywide clean-up and fun celebration for all to enjoy.    Over FORTY teams have signed up for the citywide clean-up.

The Celebration, which will occur at 16th Street Park, off Avenue A will include hot dogs, ice cream, refreshments, a blow-up slide, and a band for all to enjoy. 

Also several organizations  have agreed to host a table to offer environmental educational material and giveaways.

 

Councilmen Rivera and Robinson to Introduce Affordable Housing Compliance Ordinance

Will  Ensure Jersey City Residents Receive Priority with New Affordable Housing

 Ordinance Establishes Marketing, Application and Monitoring Policy to Ensure Jersey City’s Diverse Community is focus of outreach as Hundreds of New Affordable Units Prepare to Hit Market

 

Councilmen Rivera and Robinson to Introduce Affordable Housing Compliance Ordinance

At-Large Councilman Daniel Rivera and Ward F Councilman Jermaine Robinson are introducing an ordinance at next week’s council meeting that will ensure Jersey City residents are given first priority with regard to the several hundred units of new affordable housing coming online. 

The Affordable Housing Compliance Ordinance, which will be up for a first reading vote next Wednesday, establishes the city’s first ever policy for how affordable housing should be marketed, establishes a priority for Jersey City residents and creates a waitlist process, as well as annual monitoring mechanism. Continue reading Councilmen Rivera and Robinson to Introduce Affordable Housing Compliance Ordinance

LOCAL HUDSON COUNTY WRITER RELEASES DEBUT NOVEL

Copies for sale now at Garden State News, Bayonne 

Crows new book released by Author Grace Harney

Most people don’t know this about Bayonne resident Grace Harney when they tell her to play their lottery tickets every day at Garden State News—she’s a writer, and has been since she was a kid. 

And recently, Grace Harney released her debut novel, Crows.  A young adult paranormal mystery, Crows follows foul-mouthed teenage psychic Annie Murphy as she confronts her brother in the disappearance of his witch-girlfriend.  Set in the dead of winter in the fictional Pennsylvania town of Raven City, Annie learns the hard way that seeing isn’t always believing.

Self-published on March 17th of this year, the paperback version of Crows is now available for sale exclusively at Garden State News, which is located at 456 Broadway, Bayonne, across from W. 21st Street. 

If you’d like more information, please call Garden State News at (201) 339-1385.  Or visit www.graceharney.com

Grace Harney is a pen name.

 

NJ TURNPIKE INTERCHANGE 14A WORK SCHEDULE FOR NEXT THREE WEEKS

THREE WEEK SCHEDULE AS OF APRIL 14, 2017

 14A Interchange project

The following work is scheduled over the next three weeks:

 

Toll Plaza

  • East side (entering 14A): renovation of existing Toll Utility Building continues.
  • During the weekend of 04/21/17, concrete pavement construction will be performed in Toll Lane 8 upon exiting the Turnpike and asphalt pavement construction will be performed in Toll Lanes 3 & 4 upon entering the Turnpike. This work will be supported by Bayonne and the NJ State Police.

Ramps between the Toll Plaza and the Hudson County Extension (HCE)

  • Widening construction on the ramps to and from the westbound and eastbound HCE is complete to the extent possible and the final alignment has been implemented. Asphalt resurfacing of the ramps will be performed in 2017.
  • Local street level work at Garfield, Avenue C and JFK Boulevard bridges will resume in the Spring of 2017. This work will be supported by Jersey City and Bayonne Police as needed.

Avenue E / Proposed Roundabout

  • New roadway construction on Avenue E near 53rd Street continues. 
  • Deep bridge foundation construction in dedicated work zones continues. This work will be supported by Bayonne Police as needed.
  • New bridge pier construction in dedicated work zones continues.

Connector Bridge (Bridge from the Toll Plaza to Port Jersey Boulevard)

  • Traffic was shifted onto the new Connector Bridge in a two-way temporary traffic pattern. Please CLICK HERE for graphic.
  • Pedestrian usage of the bridge for access to and from Port Jersey Boulevard continues to be prohibited. Please CLICK HERE for shuttle bus pamphlet.
  • During the weekend of 05/05/17 and 05/12/17, new bridge steel installation operations will be performed over NJ Transit’s Hudson-Bergen Light Rail and Conrail’s Industrial Track. During these periods, NJ Transit Light Rail service between 34th Street Station in Bayonne and Danforth Avenue Station in Jersey City will be maintained via NJ Transit bus service. 

Route 440 and Pulaski Street Intersection / Jughandle

  • Ramp roadway construction continues.
  • Median barrier construction on Route 440 continues.
  • Ramp structure construction to southbound Route 440 continues.
  • During the week of 04/24/17, northbound Route 440 traffic will be shifted left (two northbound lanes adjacent to median) and a work zone will be established on the right.

Ramp Area East of Route 440

  • New ramp construction continues.
  • Retaining wall construction continues.
  • Bridge deck construction on the bridge structure over Pulaski Street continues.
  • Roadway construction continues.

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If you have any questions about the 14A Improvement Project, please call the toll-free hotline at 1-800-671-6872, or email info@njta14a.com anytime. Thank you.

 

For full project details, contact information, traffic advisories, and informational pamphlets, please visit the NJTA 14A Website.

 

For information about the Bayonne Bridge, please click here

 

Liberty Savings Federal Credit Union receives Diamond Award for outstanding marketing achievements

 

Liberty Savings Federal Credit Union receives Diamond Award

JERSEY CITY, NJ (April 14, 2017) — Liberty Savings Federal Credit Union in Jersey City, NJ was recently honored with a Diamond Award, which recognizes outstanding marketing and business development achievements in the credit union industry.

The award was presented by the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) Marketing & Business Development Council, a national network comprised of over 1,200 credit union marketing and business development professionals. Awards are given in each of 30 categories ranging from advertising to community events and beyond. Continue reading Liberty Savings Federal Credit Union receives Diamond Award for outstanding marketing achievements

MUSIC BROADWAY BAYONNE APRIL 14th, 2017

MUSIC BROADWAY BAYONNE -FRIDAY APRIL 14th  LIVE MUSIC ON BROADWAY RETURNS TO BAYONNE AREA VENUES, FEATURING TALENTED ENTERTAINERS AT EIGHT VENUES

Music Broadway Bayonne Friday, April 14th , 2017 is sponsored by Bayonne Mayor Jimmy Davis and the Bayonne Urban Enterprise Zone a program for the city of Bayonne that is a wonderful way to get out, go for dinner and listen to young talented musicians play while you dine.

Live Music on Broadway now in its 16th week pairs local musicians with some of Bayonne’s excellent dinner venues.

Continue reading MUSIC BROADWAY BAYONNE APRIL 14th, 2017