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General Category => Hackensack History => Topic started by: johnny g on March 09, 2015, 06:09:23 pm

Title: Essex St pizzeria
Post by: johnny g on March 09, 2015, 06:09:23 pm
Does anyone remember a pizzeria on Essex St close to the cross street of either Newman St or Railroad Ave, I believe the name was La Bella Napoli? I'm thinking mid to late 70's
Title: Re: Essex St pizzeria
Post by: irons35 on March 10, 2015, 09:50:59 am
I dont remember where it was, but they were the sponsors for my biddy basketball team at Fairmount school in 1979.
Title: Re: Essex St pizzeria
Post by: johnny g on October 09, 2018, 07:12:30 am
As suspected, the pizzeria was in that little strip of stores, which at the time included a barber shop. As it turns out, my future father-in-law owned that pizzeria. And a relative of his owned the barber shop. And yes, they did sponsor little league baseball in town. Such a small world...he also told me a funny little story that his one time delivery car was a Chevy Vega, which dies going up Essex St and they decided to just leave it on the side of the road! Haha