Arts & Entertainment Top Stories

April 15, 2019

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The annual Rotary Club of Hillsborough Easter Egg Hunt, a Hillsborough tradition for the past 18 years, will be held on Saturday, April 20, beginning at 10:30 a.m.at the Youth Athletic Complex on Triangle Road, between Auten and South Triangle Roads. The event activities and ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - One River Millburn celebrated their one year anniversary in Millburn this past Saturday with music, cake and other snack food and a three part mural that celebrates One Year being painted by whoever wished a turn with the brushes. Hosted by Erin Champion, Manager and her Assistant ...

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ASBURY PARK, NJ -- TAPintoTV spoke with TJ Hoffmann, Producer of “Roadie: My Documentary,” which won “Best Home Grown Documentary Feature” at the 2019 Garden State Film Festival. The film looks back at Hoffmann’s 20 year career as a roadie, and incorporates his personal video archives starting with ...

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HAWTHORNE, NJ - On April 13, a beautiful Saturday morning, the Easter Bunny left his burrow in the Borough of Hawthorne to hippity-hop over to the Hawthorne Train Station on Diamond Bridge Avenue and Royal Avenue.  The Easter Bunny came to wish the children and parents of Hawthorne a very happy ...

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The Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School music department arrived home on Sunday, April 7 2019, after an outstanding weekend at the Boston Festival of Music Trip. Wayne Mallette, Supervisor of Art and Music for the district said “the students were stellar in their conduct and performances and they ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - One River Millburn celebrated their one year anniversary in Millburn this past Saturday with music, cake and other snack food and a three part mural that celebrates One Year being painted by whoever wished a turn with the brushes. Hosted by Erin Champion, Manager and her Assistant ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — James Hegedus, Director of Jazz at Livingston High School (LHS), has announced this week that three talented students from the LHS Lancer Jazz Band—Shourya Bansal (bass trombone), Alan Wu (trumpet), and Ian Hurrel (guitar)— successfully auditioned for the New Jersey Association for ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In celebration of National Library Week, TAPinto Livingston is highlighting the staff members of the Livingston Public Library (LPL) who work tirelessly to plan compelling programs for all ages throughout the year. From author visits and special events to workshops and lectures, ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — Seen in the photograph above is the gravesite of West Orange's first historian, Jemima Condict, along with a current photograph showing that the bronze plaque honoring her memory has recently been stolen. In response to this discovery, West Orange Township Historian Joseph Fagan ...

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MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ - With baskets in hand and visions of finding the golden egg hidden along the trail at “Burrow” Hall, herds of eager children enjoyed the annual egg hunt sponsored by the Rescue Squad on Saturday. After the collection of hundreds of colorful candy filled eggs, little ones posed ...

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UNION, NJ – A warm and sunny Saturday greeted kids and their families for Union’s 2nd Annual Spring Eggstravaganza Scavenger Hunt in Union Center. Kids and their parents visited the Welcome Station for goodie bags, face painting and balloon art before heading out for the scavenger hunt around ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Hundreds of people came out to Terramar Park on Saturday to participate in Parkland’s  Annual Egg Hunt. The weather was perfect as children of all ages hunted for their share of plastic eggs. Parkland resident Jody King looks forward to bringing her sons to the event each year. “It ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Force Homestead Museum, located at 366 S. Livingston Avenue in Livingston, will be open to the public on Sunday, April 14, 2019 from 2 pm to 4 pm.  According to the Livingston Historical Society, the event is free, but a suggested donation of $5 per person is ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - On your mark! Get set! Go! That was the sound that was heard throughout Lidgerwood Park on Saturday morning. The Morristown Annual Easter Egg Hunt began at 10:00 AM and Amanda Applegate, Superintendent of Recreation, said, “About 316 people pre-registered and over 80 people ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. - More than 100,000 people are expected to descend on Rutgers University for Rutgers Day, the university’s annual welcome and show-and-tell for New Jersey residents This year, more than 600 free programs featuring hands-on demonstrations, interactive activities and student ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The Education Enrichment Foundation (EEF) of Scotch Plains-Fanwood will host its 6th annual Music Fest at Crossroads in Garwood to on Saturday, April 27. This family-centered fundraiser will feature musical performances by SPF students, parents and teachers to ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ – Senior citizens were dressed up and ready for a fun evening as they gathered in the Livingston High School (LHS) cafeteria on Thursday for the township’s 31st Annual Intergenerational Prom, a beloved event held in conjunction with Livingston’s Senior, Youth, and Leisure Services ...

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DANIEL ISLAND, SC- Spring has sprung! Dust off your picnic baskets and pack a dinner al fresco to be enjoyed on the lawn this Sunday, April 14th. The Charleston Symphony’s brass quintet with percussion will perform a free concert on Daniel Island at 110 Ithecaw Creek Street from 5:00 – 6:00 ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - "Anything can happen if you let it" is Mary Poppins' signature saying and it is also the mantra for an Appleby School Drama Club spring production. Only Mr. Chris, as Helmetta Mayor Chris Slavicek is affectionately known by fifth graders past and present, could teach a group of 10 ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. - More than 100,000 people are expected to descend on Rutgers University for Rutgers Day, the university’s annual welcome and show-and-tell for New Jersey residents This year, more than 600 free programs featuring hands-on demonstrations, interactive activities and student ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Sanskriti of New Jersey recently celebrated Dakshin Mahotsav, which translates as “Grand Festivals of South India” and showcases the cultural diversity of Southern India, at a ceremony held at the Livingston Senior and Community Center.  The annual event, sponsored by New York Life ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ There will be one more Saturday night performance of Light Opera of New Jersey's production of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s comedic "Così fan tutte," directed by David Dollase with musical direction by Jason Tramm, at 8 p.m. on Saturday, April 13, at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, ...

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OLEAN, N.Y.  – Make Olean Strange, a group that hosts arts events at local venues, is hosting its monthly Second Saturday events throughout the day Saturday, providing events appropriate for all ages and ranging from poetry readings to live music. The event kicks off at 11 a.m. with Dr. David ...

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NEWARK, NJ - A comic book, gaming and film convention will fill the Hahne & Co. Building in downtown Newark on April 13. The Khem Fest, which first started out strictly as a comic book festival, will have panels, workshops, cosplay and multiple vendors on hand from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. A new ...

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Edison, NJ - The Edison Arts Society  will be hosting “A Call for Poets”, in honor of National Poetry Month on April 16 at 7 p.m.  In an event that will be held at the Edison Municipal Building, attendees can participate in an evening of poetry and spoken word, according to the Edison Arts ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - What's on TAP this weekend? Plenty. Easter Egg Hunts. Live Music. Films. Music. Games. Rummage Sales. Plant Sales and a Bar Crawl. Have a great weekend!  Friday April 12 Friday Films Greenbrook; Morris County Library;  2pm  DI-Friday; Historic Speedwell; 3pm - ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - Roxbury High School students involved in ceramics design won several awards, including a best-in-show first-place, at a recent competition. “Tonight was very exciting as we earned not one, not two, but six awards at the extremely competitive Montville MUDD Ceramics Invitational," ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Montville Township High School alumnus and children’s book author Ross Tanner has a new book out called “I Will Not Stop My Trot,” based on the battle his fiancée lost with cystic fibrosis. Despite the sad story, the children’s book is an uplifting tale of two horses, one who has ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - What's on TAP this weekend? Plenty. Easter Egg Hunts. Live Music. Films. Music. Games. Rummage Sales. Plant Sales and a Bar Crawl. Have a great weekend!  Friday April 12 Friday Films Greenbrook; Morris County Library;  2pm  DI-Friday; Historic Speedwell; 3pm - ...

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BELMAR NJ — Rock ‘n’ roll ruled the day during the Beach Music Studios annual Spring Concert Scholarship Fundraiser, held yesterday at the Beach Haus Brewery. Performing to an audience of nearly 100 persons on April 6, the Belmar-based music studio’s young musicians and singers age 8 through 18 ...

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