Basking Ridge Artist to Exhibit in San Francisco (After Her YMCA Art Workshop This Saturday)

March 29, 2017

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - An exhibit of Basking Ridge artist Serena Bocchino's internationally acclaimed artwork will open next week on April 6 at ArtHaus in San Francisco, California. Bocchino will be present at the artist's reception and will be signing copies of her book, "Serena Bocchino the Artist."

The opening of the San Francisco exhibition ...

"Beauty and the Beast" Opens in Warren, Video Trailers by 'The Beast" Sam Sinnot

WARREN, NJ - “Beauty and the Beast,” this year’s Spring Musical at Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) opens Thursday, March 30.

The show will be presented at 7 p.m., Thursday, March 30, Friday, March 31, and Saturday, April 1, and at 2 p.m., April 1, in the WHRHS Performing Arts Center (PAC), on Stirling Road.

Monthlong Bernards Twp. Art Show Kicks Off with Mayor's Art Awards

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - Saturday morning's reception for the 6th annual Bernards Township Community Art Show, to remain in place through April 23 at the Environmental Education Center in Basking Ridge, included the announcement of the Mayor's Arts Awards for 2017.

Art show open daily

The non-juried art show features multiple pieces from 14 township artists ages 16 and up, and ...

Somerville Elks Sponsor Patriotic Art, Photo, Digital Contest for Students and Adults

SOMERVILLE, NJ – The Somerville Elks Lodge #1068, determined to revitalize America's celebration of Flag Day, invites residents of central New Jersey to create inspiring and patriotic art for a new flag art, photography and digital image contest. The contest runs through May 1. Winners will be announced at the annual Flag Day Festival on Main Street on June 10.

Winners will be ...

TAPinto CEO Shapiro goes “One on One” with Steve Adubato CEO and Publisher Michael Shapiro appeared on “One on One” with Steve Adubato Thursday night and answered questions about the role of hyperlocal online news media.

The interview was broadcast on WNYY, NJTV and WNET. Adubato closed by saying that “Michael Shapiro, he is on the cutting edge of media.“

Shapiro answered a wide-range of questions about ...

Bernards Township 'Inspired By Nature' Community Art Show Opens This Weekend

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - The sixth annual Bernards Township Non-Juried Art Show will begin this Saturday, March 18, at the same time this year's mayor, Carolyn Gaziano, announces the winners for this year's Mayor's Arts Awards in several categories. 

The show will continue through Sunday, April 23, at the Environmental Education Center, 190 Lord Stirling Road in ...

This Sunday's St. Patrick’s Day Celebration in Somerville Off to Early Start

SOMERVILLE, NJ – From McCormick’s Pub at the east end of Main Street to Mannion’s Pub on the west end, the St. Patrick’s Day celebration gets started one week early and will continue beyond March 17th.

The centerpiece of the borough’s St. Patrick’s celebration is the 26th annual St. Patrick’s Parade held on Sunday, March 12th.

The parade is expected ...

Ridge High School Closing Ceremony of Art Exhibition at the Environmental Educational Center Sunday March 12th

BASKING RIDGE, NJ- On Sunday, March 12th at the Environmental Educational Center on 90 Lord Stirling Road 2pm - 4pm, the closing reception for the Ridge High School Art show that has been open since February 20, 2017.

In this exhibition Ridge High School art students researched and examined how an invasive species can significantly harm ecosystems. 

What are invasive ...

Basking Ridge Artist and Physician Opens Art Exhibit With Pakistani UN Ambassador in Attendance

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - Visitors to Dr. Arshia Qasim's Walls & Windows art exhibit at the new Alhamra Art Center in Bernardsville likely will find that her work will opens new worlds, instead of placing a wall between cultural connections. But technically speaking, that's not what the Basking Ridge artist and physician said she was referencing with ...

Somerville to Host 26th Annual St. Patrick’s Parade March 12th

SOMERVILLE, NJ – A central New Jersey tradition will continue on Sunday, March 12, with a St. Patrick's Day parade down Main Street that is considered one of the largest celebrations of Irish heritage in the Garden State.

President Trump has declared March as Irish-American Heritage Month, continuing a White House tradition started by President George H.W. Bush in ...

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Upcoming Events

Thu, March 30, 9:00 AM

The Center for Contemporary Art, Bedminster

Spring Solo Exhibitions

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Fri, March 31, 9:00 AM

The Center for Contemporary Art, Bedminster

Spring Solo Exhibitions

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Sat, April 1, 9:00 AM

The Center for Contemporary Art, Bedminster

Spring Solo Exhibitions

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The Barber of Seville presented by Light Opera of New Jersey

March 11, 2017

Light Opera of New Jersey will produce The Barber of Seville, Gioachino Rossini’s classic and beloved comic opera which will be fully staged and sung in English. LONJ veteran, Jamie Baer Peterson will direct and Robert Butts will conduct members of the Baroque Chamber Orchestra of New Jersey. Tickets available at or by calling 908-655-6023. Performances will be held on ...