Things Being What They Are

As Bill anxiously waits for his unfaithful wife and his furniture, he is visited by Jack, a divorced neighbor who suggests the loneliness of life after marriage. At first Jack appears to be a nightmare neighbor—intrusive, needy, boorish—but gradually Bill's perception of his new "friend" deepens. While it's true that Jack managed to lose his wife's trust and his children's love, Bill discovers that Jack is wrestling with circumstances that would challenge the best of us. Wendy MacLeod's funny and wistful exploration of love, loss, masculinity, and the needs that bring people together and drive them apart.

Fri, April 21
8:00 pm — 10:00 pm
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As Bill anxiously waits for his unfaithful wife and his furniture, he is visited by Jack, a divorced neighbor who suggests the loneliness of life after marriage. At first Jack appears to be a nightmare neighbor—intrusive, needy, boorish—but gradually Bill's perception of his new "friend" deepens. While it's true that Jack managed to lose his wife's trust and his ...

Oakes Center, 120 Morris Avenue Summit, NJ 07901 <p>Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre</p> <p>Oakes Center</p> <p>120 Morris Avenue</p> <p>Summit, NJ 07901</p> <p>Info: 908-514-9654</p> <p>Tickets: 800-838-3006</p> <p>info@dreamcatcherrep.org</p> <p>www.dreamcatcherrep.org</p>

Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre

Oakes Center, 120 Morris Avenue
Summit, NJ 07901

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Lance and Pascrell Work to Save Local Tax Deduction

June 21, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representatives Leonard Lance (NJ-07) and Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09) today released a bipartisan letter co-signed by 68 colleagues asking Secretary of Treasury Steve Mnuchin to preserve the federal deduction for state and local taxes in any plan to reform the tax code.  The Administration’s draft plan released earlier this year eliminated the deduction, ...

Once-in-a-Lifetime Chance to Witness History as Battle of Short Hills Unfolds at Oak Ridge Park in Clark

Union County residents and visitors can partake in a once-in-a-lifetime experience this Saturday and Sunday, June 24 and 25 at Oak Ridge Park in Clark, when hundreds of uniformed men, women and children stage a re-enactment to commemorate the 240th anniversary of the 1777 Battle of Short Hills.

The two-day event covers everything from dramatic clashes with British regulars to the everyday ...

Summit Area YMCA awards Dwight Giles Scholarship to 5 High School Teens

The Summit Area YMCA’s commitment to youth development is to ensure that all youth have the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive.   Achievers, our innovative teen program, motivates and encourages young adults by giving them the support, direction, and opportunities to pursue their personal, academic, and professional goals.  Strong adult role models from the community make ...

Summer Fun at the Berkeley Heights YMCA

Join us at the Berkeley Heights YMCA for some serious SUMMER FUN!

This summer we have plenty of activities for all ages. Sign up for a weekly class, or take advantage of our drop-in options to schedule classes at your convenience! See the Summer Program Guide HERE.

We are offering Sports and Games, Ninja Warrior Workout, Busy Time (for the little ones and their parents!) and ...

Mayor's Round Table: Congressman Leonard Lance Provides an Update

WASHINGTON D.C. - Mayor Bob Woodruff of Berkeley Heights traveled to Washington D.C. on June 15 to interview Congressman Leonard Lance of the New Jersey 7th Congressional District (which includes Berkeley Heights) for the June edition of the Mayor's Round Table. 

"It is important to connect with our Congressman in D.C. since decisions made at the Federal level impact our ...

BHYSC U12 Lady Revolution Crowned Mid New Jersey Division Champions

The BHYSC U12 Girls Lady Revolution won the Division title and are the U12 Girl Mid New Jersey Champions by defeating Monmouth Mad Dogs 5-1 on Saturday in East Brunswick.

Head Coach Chaz Ciolino, Assistant Coaches Kevin Granelli and Michelle O'Rourke
Players: Front - Sofia Vega; Second row - Brianna Doucette, Giovanna Ciolino, Alanna Chobor, Lauren McCauley, Ava Rocco, Hayden Osborn, ...

Two Dead After Car Goes Off GSP into Rahway River

June 16, 2017

CLARK, NJ — Two people are dead after one-car crash on the Garden State Parkway Friday morning around 10:45 a.m. The names of the victims have not been released.

“The vehicle went off the road on the right-hand side and was submerged in water. The right two lanes of the parkway are closed for investigation and will be for some time,” Lieutenant Schafer of the ...

Berkeley Heights Public Library Updates Citizens on Projected Relocation

June 15, 2017

Dear Library Patrons,

The Board of Trustees is taking this opportunity to update the public regarding our projected relocation and to thank everyone for their patience.

As we have indicated previously, the Library Board endorses the relocation of the Library to the proposed Municipal Complex. We anticipate that there will be a substantial period of time between the closing of the doors at ...

Family Searching for Lost Parakeet Believed to be Adopted by Someone Else at Pet Store

June 13, 2017

On May 31 our beloved adopted parakeet Pablo slipped out of our garage door. Our friends and family have searched all over for him.

 He has a partner, Sunny, who is devastated he's gone — along with five young babies  — not to mention a 9-year-old girl who adores and cries for him every night. 

Amazingly, we found out that he was ...

The Art of Demonstrating Interest

If you’ve perused any forums on college admissions (looking at you, Mom and Dad!) then you’ve already come across the term “Demonstrated Interest.”  It sounds like some sort of corporate terminology, doesn’t it?  That’s because that’s exactly what it is.  I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: colleges are businesses.  ...