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Nutley Notables - Volume Two - by Anthony Buccino

Nutley Notables Volume Two

Our second volume about Nutley notables, the more than one-hundred people profiled
here made a memorable impact on Nutley, New Jersey, throughout history to today.

We’ve co-mingled the people with the history of our town and although you might think you know your Nutley history, there are bound to be more than a few surprises here.

See Who's Who in Nutley Notables

NUTLEY SNAPSHOTS In Plain View - by Anthony Buccino

Volume One

Volume one of a series of photo collections to showcase the all-around beauty and some of the history of the northern New Jersey township of Nutley.

Full Color on White paper; 126 pages


Nutley NJ Sons Honor Roll - by Anthony Buccino

Nutley Sons Honor Roll - Remembering the Men Who Paid for Our Freedom

Biographies of the more than 130 Nutley sons who died while in service to our country.

In the past century, 138 Nutley sons died while in service to our country. Three were killed in action in the Civil War, World War I took 17. World War II took 92 sons. The Korean War era took 12 sons. The Vietnam War took 9 sons, and preserving the peace during the Cold War set its toll at 8 Nutley sons. Here, in one source, beyond the names of the fallen, are their stories.

 Nutley Notables - The men and women who made a memorable impact on our hometown, Nutley, NJ

Nutley Notables - The men and women who made a memorable impact on our hometown, Nutley, New Jersey

Nutley, New Jersey, has accumulated a wealth of celebrated and eccentric people who over-shadowed the salt-of-the-earth folks who lived here, raised their families and built the town into the place that Norman Rockwell only dreamed of illustrating for the cover of the Saturday Evening Post.

Nutley Notables includes Old West sharpshooter Annie Oakley who has a street here named in her honor; home-diva Martha Stewart who grew up on Elm Place.

Yountakah Country - A Poetic View of Nutley, Old and New

Local writer takes some history, some folk lore and some current news and mixes them together in this humorous and thoughtful collection of verse about the little town in north eastern Essex County. On these pages, Anthony Buccino brings together the Lenni Lenape, Annie Oakley and pizza wars. 

Buccino's poetry collections may be out of print. Special orders - send email to author.

Belleville and Nutley in the Civil War – by Anthony Buccino

Belleville and Nutley in the Civil War 

Compilation documenting the participation of the New Jersey towns of Belleville and Nutley in the American Civil War. Includes information on six local soldiers killed in action in the War Between the States, plus information on the battle campaigns in which they gave up their lives.

Martha Stewart Doesn't Live Here Anymore and other essays by Anthony Buccino

Martha Stewart Doesn't Live Here Anymore and other essays

A chapbook of essays focusing on the household trials of author Anthony Buccino, based on his Rambling Round newspaper columns. Read all about Dad vs. house (hint: house wins.)  Collection is a 32-page preview of full-length Rambling Round collection.


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New Jersey author Anthony Buccino's stories of the 1960s, transit coverage and other writings earned four Society of Professional Journalists Excellence in Journalism awards.

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Coming in 2020

Notorious Nutley Notables

Murder, Major Crime, and the Loss of Innocents.

True tales of murder, attempted murder, kidnapping, and bank robberies from a safe, peaceful New Jersey town

By Anthony Buccino

WW2 Letters Home from the South Pacific by Angelo Buccino

WW2 Letters Home From The South Pacific

Nutley (NJ) (Then and Now)

Italian Americans of Newark, Belleville, and Nutley (Images of America)

Bad News on the Doorstep: Inspired by a true story