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Arts & Entertainment

September 19, 2021

FAR HILLS, NJ _ Returning after more than a year's interruption due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Atlantic Visiting Nurse home and hospice organization returns the giant fundraising rummage sale on Oct. 1 to 3 at the Far Hills Fairgrounds. There are two more days, Monday and Tuesday, to make tax ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ — The live theater drought ends Saturday, Sept. 18, when the curtain rises on the comedy-drama play Driving Miss Daisy at The Ann Sieminski Theater at Fellowship Village. For the stars of the production, Sheree Wilson and Clarence Gilyard, it will be the first time they’ve ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ The public is invited to mark their calendars for an evening of chef-prepared farm-to-table cuisine, Colonial-era music, and festive fun inside the Farmstead Arts' beautifully and extensively restored 18th century English barn on Saturday, Oct. 2. The fundraiser is an event ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — The borough's Police Department hosted a scaled-down version of the annual National Night Out event on Tuesday, Aug. 3. The evening's happenings were co-sponsored by the Bernardsville Fire Department, the Bernardsville Recreation Department, ShopRite of Bernardsville, the ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ – The Fellowship Cultural Arts Center (CAC) is reopening to public performances on September 18, and the fall lineup looks fantastic. The CAC will reopen with Roadshow Americana’s presentation of Alfred Urhy’s Driving Miss Daisy, in its 257-seat state-of-the-art Mitchell and Ann ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — Downtown Bernardsville and the Bernardsville Police Department are co-sponsoring National Night Out, Tuesday, Aug. 3 from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Bernardsville Middle School. National Night Out program was introduced by the National Association of Town Watch in 1984. This ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — Patrick Hoagland of Brandstetter Carroll Inc., a nationally recognized architecture firm, introduced a rough draft of a Parks & Recreation Master Plan at a special Zoom meeting of the Bernardsville Borough Council Monday night. Hoagland gathered input from various sources ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ _ Following a year's interruption due to COVID-19, the 2021 Somerset Hills AAUW (American Association of University Women) used book sale returns to the Bernardsville Middle School on August 5, 6 and 7. Masks will be required for entry, as per order of the Somerset Hills Board ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ — It’s time again for the annual Mt. Carmel Feast, a four-day festival full of food, music, games, rides, fireworks, and other family fun, located at Mt. Carmel Field in Berkeley Heights. The fairgrounds will be open from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. on Wednesday, July 14 through ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ -- The American Theater Group (ATG), Somerset County’s newest professional theater company, will present a weekend of encore concerts of its critically acclaimed 2019 production of "The Bridges of Madison County" live at the Pleasant Valley Park amphitheater in Basking ...

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BEDMINSTER, NJ — After the 2020 parade was called off while the state was still in the throes of stringent crowd limitations due to COVID, the Bedminster-Far Hills Memorial Day Parade is coming back on Monday. Sponsored by the Far Hills-Bedminster Fire Department, the parade will take place on ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ – The Fellowship Cultural Arts Center, home of the Mitchell and Ann Sieminski Theater, is proud to announce a generous gift from Trilogy Repertory, our local community theater company-in-residence.   Hank and Jaye Barre, Treasurer and President respectively of the Board of ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy at his COVID press briefing Wednesday announced that he would sign an Executive Order allowing for summer camps – both day camps and sleep away camps – to open for the upcoming season. The governor says that he is pleased with the way COVID numbers are trending ...

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BEDMINSTER, NJ — The township has contracted with Somerset County Transportation to offer qualified Bedminster residents free transportation to Chester Springs Shopping Mall every Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Residents age 60 and over, as well as residents with disabilities that prevent them ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — The Somerset Hills Little League will be celebrating the start of its softball and baseball seasons this weekend. Softball players will have their opening ceremonies Friday at 6 p.m. at Kiwanis Field, and baseball players will take part in their own opening ceremonies ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — Somerset County Commissioner Deputy Director Sara Sooy, a Bernardsville resident, participated in a placemaking initiative in the borough when she painted an ice cream cone on a mural that will be displayed on the Mount Airy Road overpass. “I commend Downtown Bernardsville ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — Pool membership rates for this summer will be raised by 4 percent, according to Bernardsville Recreation Director Robert Markowick, who also said at last Monday’s Borough Council meeting that he is planning for the likelihood of half-day summer camps this year. “We’re looking ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ Miss those nights (or matinees) on Broadway? Never missed a performance of Trilogy Repertory theater's summer Plays in the Park in Basking Ridge? Relive some of those happy memories with a fun evening of Broadway and Trilogy-themed trivia on Zoom at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, March ...

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MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ - Mountainside resident and 2016 GL graduate Brian McCarthy released his debut album titled Patchwork Blues earlier this month under the artist name brian jo. Written and produced almost exclusively by McCarthy, this work blends together multiple genres and themes that impressively ...

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BEDMINSTER, NJ — Mayor Larry Jacobs and the Bedminster Township Committee will be hosting Marilyn Davis, senior director of Government Affairs for Altice (Optimum), at the next Township Committee meeting on Monday, Feb. 1 at 7 p.m.   Davis will provide an update on cable service issues and ...

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MORRITOWN, NJ - Grey's Anatomy alumni Patrick Dempsey is headed to Morristown this upcoming week beginning January 25th.   Eye Productions Inc. of Brooklyn will be filming a pilot episode for a new CBS series called "Ways & Means" of which Dempsey has a starring role.  Dempsey is also an ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — The Bernards High School Band, Orchestra and Choir recently recorded a number of selections that make up its 2020 Virtual Winter Concert. The selections can be found at http://bernardsband.org/virtual-winter-concert. The setlist includes: Amazing Grace, arranged by Dave ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ — During the holiday season, “Bernardsville Tree Lighting” and “Basking Ridge Carol Sing” are two of the most iconic paintings on display at Studio 7 Fine Art Gallery located in Bernardsville.  Both pieces were painted by award-winning local artist Mark de Mos.   “Every ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ — Santa is set to arrive in Bernards Township on Saturday Dec. 19 with the help from his friends at the Basking Ridge Fire Company and Liberty Corner Fire Company.   Each fire company has its own set of plans for Santa’s arrival.  Please check to see what fire department serves ...

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BEDMINSTER TWP., NJ _ All in-person Colonial Christmas activities at the Jacobus Vanderveer House and Museum scheduled for this Saturday, Dec. 5, on have been canceled due to forecasted storms this weekend coupled with the worsening pandemic conditions, the Friends of the Jacobus Vanderveer House ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ _ The public is invited to join Trilogy Repertory’s “Holiday Family Movie Night!” with a presentation of the theater company's 2006 production of the classic musical fairy tale "Peter Pan" at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 29. The free showing of the Basking Ridge-based theater ...

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BEDMINSTER TWP., NJ _ Colonial Christmas at the Jacobus Vanderveer House in Bedminster is planning an exciting all-outdoors event from noon to 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 5. Attendees are invited to show off their festive holiday masks. In a year when many loved community events have been ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Santa Claus is officially returning to Bridgewater in a safe, socially distanced way. On Monday, the Bridgewater Commons Mall will officially welcome Santa and unveil its Safe Santa Celebration to welcome kids of all ages to a socially distanced visit and photo with the man ...

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SPRINGFIELD/JERSEY CITY, NJ -- With the sale of the New York Mets to Steve Cohen marking the end of the Wilpon era, fans are re-energized about the team. When they initially bought their stake in 1980, the Wilpons built a winning team and delivered a World Series victory in 1986. However, after the ...

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LONG HILL, NJ - The families that attended Wednesday's Halloween Parade at The Goddard School of Long Hill witnessed off the chart adorableness as each class had the opportunity to parade around the school. This was the school's second annual event, and families pulled out all stops to spread the ...

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