RVCC Planetarium Offers Free, Safe Viewing of Solar Eclipse

August 15, 2017

BRANCHBURG NJ - The Raritan Valley Community College Planetarium in Branchburg will be heating up with excitement in August, as the Planetarium—and the rest of the country—prepare for a total Solar Eclipse on August 21. It is the first time in 99 years that the U.S. is experiencing a coast-to-coast total Solar Eclipse. While the “Path of Totality” for complete viewing of ...

Berkeley Heights Ninja Anthony DeFranco Advances to 'American Ninja Warrior' National Finals

Update as of August 14, 2017 at 10:17 p.m.

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Gov. Livingston alumn Anthony DeFranco advances to the 'American Ninja Warrior' National Finals in Las Vegas, NV to be aired on September 4, 2017 at 8 p.m. on NBC.

DeFranco placed 9th in the City Finals in Cleveland [aired Monday, August 14, 2017], making it to the Nail Clipper obstacle in a ...

Berkeley Heights Ninja Anthony DeFranco Competes in 'American Ninja Warrior' City Final; Airing Monday, Aug. 14 on NBC

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Local fans are tuning into NBC's "American Ninja Warrior" to see if hometown favorite Anthony DeFranco will make it to the Vegas Finals of the NBC summer hit show.

For the second year in a row, Anthony DeFranco earned the "Fastest Run of the Night," tying Ninja Weatherman, Joe Moravsky that aired on July 10.

After ...

Beatlemania Again Brings Energy and Nostalgia To A Crowd Packed Audience at Concert in the Park in Berkeley Heights

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ -  Last week’s Concert in the Park series featured the touring Off Broadway Beatlemania Again performance, produced by Richard Morello. Original cast members from the Broadway Musical Beatlemania, including Morello playing Ringo, displayed their musical talents, taking the sea of Berkeley Heights residents through memory lane as the ...

Alhamra Art Center Holds Red Carpet Reception for ‘Made in Pakistan’

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ – Consul General of Pakistan Raja Ali Ejza, accompanied by his wife, Ayeshav, came from New York City to attend the opening of the ‘Made in Pakistan’ exhibit at the Alhamra Art Center on Saturday, Aug. 12.

Also attending the event were Bernardsville Mayor Kevin Sooy and his wife Veronica, and M. Ali Chaudry, former Bernards Township mayor, and a Basking ...

Concord Singers Host 'Open Sing' at First Fall Season Rehearsal Sept. 11

SUMMIT, NJ - Concord Singers, a women’s community chorus, will host an open sing at its first rehearsal of the fall season on September 11, beginning at 7:15 p.m., at Calvary Episcopal Church. The group offers a welcoming environment and friendly musical home to both novice and experienced singers. Members come from many age groups, professions and backgrounds, and new ...

Berkeley Heights Township Celebrates New Playground With Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Prior to Wednesday's Concert in the Park series featuring Beatlemania Again, the Township celebrated the installation of the new Memorial Park Playground with a  ceremonial ribbon cutting. 

Before the start of the performance and playground ribbon cutting, Mayor Robert Woodruff held his Mayor’s Roundtable, hosted by Dr. Donald DeFabio, owner of ...

‘Made in Pakistan,’ an Exhibit of Everything Quintessentially Pakistan, Opens at Alhamra Art Center in Bernardsville

BERNARDSVILLE, NJ – To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the birth of Pakistan, Alhamra Art Center is hosting an art exhibit featuring the works of contemporary Pakistani artists, selected handicrafts and antiques reflecting the sociopolitical and cultural evolution of the country.

The show brings visitors a glimpse of all things Pakistani. Contemporary works of art by Zulfiqar Zulfi, ...

Summer Concert Series Wraps Up With 52nd Street Band on Wednesday, August 16

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Berkeley Heights Concert in the Park Series will wrap up Wednesday, August 16 with the 52nd Street Band a Billy Joel Tribute Band at 7:30 p.m. at Memorial Park.

The free concert in the park series is presented by the Berkeley Heights Recreation Commission and is sponsored by the following season sponsors: Rotary Club of Berkeley Heights, Berkeley Aquatic ...

70th Annual Somerset County 4-H Fair Set For This Week

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset County 4-H will be holding the 70th anniversary of the annual fair Aug. 9, Aug. 10 and Aug. 11 at North Branch Park, in Bridgewater.

There are no admissions or parking fees, no midway or carnival rides. All information about schedules and more can be found at the information booth or online at

The fair will run from 10 ...

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Pure Movement Dance Center Open House, Wednesday, Aug. 16

August 13, 2017

Come check out Pure Movement Dance Center at their Open House on Wednesday, August 16 from 4 to 7 p.m.

Pure Movement Dance Center is proud to provide a quality dance education for students in Berkeley Heights, New Providence, Mountainside, Warren, Watchung, Basking Ridge, Summit, Long Hill, Stirling and surrounding areas.

Pure Movement Dance Center is owned and ...