Arts & Entertainment

December 14, 2018

CHATHAM, NJ - Residents from Chatham Township and surrounding towns came to the Chatham Township Committee advocating for the relocation of the Skate Park, which is slated for demolition to accommodate Affordable Housing mandates. The Chatham Township Committee heard from the public before ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The Madison Chatham Coalition and the Library of the Chathams is challenging artists of all ages to illustrate their vision of the impact of underage vaping and/or marijuana use. A poster and poetry contest is being held, starting Thursday, Dec. 6 and running through Thursday, Jan.

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CHATHAM, NJ - Members of the Chatham Select Choir and Chatham Voices performed before formal business was conducted at the Chatham Board of Education meeting on Monday night. First, Liam Driscoll, Ronan Green, Adi Roy and Matt Markay sang the national anthem. They are all members of the Allstate ...

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  CHATHAM, NJ - Fiona McSweeney made for a "Happier" ending to the Chatham Middle School 6th Grade Chorus finale with her dancing. McSweeney choreographed the Irish dance she did in accompanying the chorus in the final song of the evening.    

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CHATHAM, NJ - Spectators came armed with umbrellas and the show went on as scheduled with songs from the third-grade chorus and performances by Dance Innovations students despite rainy conditions on Saturday night at Reasoner Park. The rain couldn't dampen the Christmas spirit in Chatham as ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - In celebration of the holiday season, the Chatham Emergency Squad is pleased to present the 15th annual Winter Wonderland / “Snow Village” at its Chatham Borough building, located at 31 North Passaic Street, beginning on Sunday, November 25 and continuing through December 27, ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Four Chatham High School musicians recently performed with the New Jersey Music Educators Association (NJMEA) All-State Mixed Choir. The singers were prepared by and sponsored through the audition process by Chatham High School Choral Director Ken Bryson. Students attended ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Giants fans got a second chance to revel in their team's come-from-behind victory over the San Francisco 49ers on Tuesday night when tight end Evan Engram came to Legends Gallery in Chatham to sign photos and memorabilia. Less than 24 hours after Engram keyed the winning drive in ...

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Six years in, the magic is still alive at Chatham Education Foundation’s highly anticipated Trivia Night. The wildly popular game mesmerized close to 400 players, who descended upon Fish & Game and Mountainview gym on November 3rd bearing striking costumes, heaping platters of carefully curated ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The Chatham High Marching Band, dressed for the occasion, led the second annual Chatham Community Halloween Parade down Washington Avenue by playing Michael Jackson's "Thriller" on Wednesday morning. The band was followed by "Mary Poppins," also known as Washington Avenue Principal ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The second annual Community Halloween Parade featuring students from Washington Avenue School, St. Patrick School and ECLC is set for 10:20 a.m. Wednesday - the morning of Halloween. Washington Avenue will be closed off to traffic while the Chatham High Marching Band leads the ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - A Nor'easter expected to hit Chatham hard on Saturday, resulting in heavy rain and strong winds, has forced the cancellation of the Chatham Borough Farmers' Market and the sponsored Halloween Trick-of-Treat event.    

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Chatham High School senior Rhea Sinha has been selected to compete in the nationally televised Jeopardy! Team Tournament, which airs from Nov. 7 to Nov. 10 Sinha’s episode will air on Nov. 12. As part of the selection process, Sinha took an online test of 50 Jeopardy!-style questions last March ...

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Chatham High School presents Radium Girls – an early 20th Century female empowerment story about how a group of young women forever changed U.S. labor laws. Performances are Friday, November 16 and Saturday, November 17 at 7:30 p.m. at the newly renovated CHS auditorium. Radium Girls, by D.W.

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CHATHAM, NJ - There was a mutual moment of admiration for young Jets quarterback Sam Darnold and his four-year-old fan, Andrew Wexler, on Tuesday evening at Legends Gallery. Darnold couldn't help but break out in a big smile when he was greeted by the Chatham youngster wearing a Jets hat and a ...

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The Chatham High Marching band, under the direction of Brian Conti, closed out its competitive season by winning first place at the Hanover Park Regional Tournament of Bands held on Saturday. Chatham pulled out the championship with a score of 89.915, taking the trophy over the second-place team ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ- The Morristown CraftMarket, now celebrating its 42nd consecutive year as a nationally acclaimed and charitable fine art and craft show featuring 160 gifted artists from over 25 states throughout the country, will be held Friday, October 19 through Sunday, October 21 at the ...

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MADISON, NJ - There’s a Junior American Ninja Warrior living right here in Madison. Ten-year-old Will Arnstein, a fifth-grader at the Kings Road School, followed his lifelong Ninja passion to be a contestant in the first-ever American Ninja Warrior Junior competition, along with Chatham ...

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The Chatham High School Marching Band continued its successful competitive season by capturing three awards at the 10th Annual Roxbury Marching Band Classic on September 29th. The band won first place in Group 1A with a score of 74.80 – its highest score ever at this event. The Band also won ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Artist Kenji Hasegawa and the Public Arts Council of Chatham Borough were out measuring on Saturday morning in the early planning stages for a historic mural that could be coming in a year to the Washington Avenue train underpass. "We've received preliminary approval," Jen Kaplan ...

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Chatham High School sophomore Grace Petersen will perform the role of Belle in Beauty and the Beast at the Union County Performing Arts Center on Saturday, Aug. 25 at 3 p.m. There are two casts performing the show and Petersen is performing in these first two shows only.  Chatham residents ...

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Chatham resident Jeanine Love Rooney is ready to launch her debut novel, "Red Mittens" on Sept. 14. The book is fiction inspired by a true event - a blaze at a college dormitory at a New England college in the late 1970s. Rooney lives in Chatham with her husband, Steve, and three children, ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham Township Police and residents found the perfect spot to beat the oppressive heat and celebrate the annual community event - National Night Out - with food and refreshments offered at the Colony Pool Club on Tuesday night. McGruff the Crime Dog made an appearance and the ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Emily Walczyk was on a run about a month ago during bulk-pickup day in Chatham Borough when she noticed a nice piece of wood her neighbor had left out at the curb. She took it home and went to work. "I sanded it down and stained it," Walczyk said. "It was in my garage for a week ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Sarah Mattle, an 8-year-old Chatham resident, will be performing in the first production of the musical "Matilda Jr." Mattle will be playing the role of "Chloe" on the Mainstage of the Union County Performing Arts Center in Rahway, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 3. Pixie Dust players ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Visitors to Loantaka Park in Chatham Township no longer have to transport bikes to the park if they wish to ride the scenic paths. Loantaka now has Zagster bikes to use through an APP courtesy of "Morris Moves Bike Share" a program provided by the Loantaka Brook Reservation and the ...

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Chatham residents Liam Driscoll, Ronan Green, Lilly McGrath and Andrew Palmieri will be performing at Montclair State University Friday and Saturday as part of the Paper Mill Playhouse's Summer Musical Theatre Conservatory. The Chatham students will participate in the produced original concert ...

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Annual Morris County 4-H Fair Set for July 19-22 Posted Friday, July 6th, 2018 FAMILY FRIENDLY EVENT FEATURES CAR SHOW, HOT AIR BALLOONS, GAMES AND RIDES, GREAT FOOD, FIREWORKS, AND TERRIFIC KIDS AND ANIMALS The annual Morris County 4-H Fair, a fun celebration of the work of 4-H youths ...

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Come enjoy Movie Night the Colony Pool Club this Friday, July 6th at 8:15pm! Sponsored by the Municipal Alliance of the Chathams, Sherlock Gnomes can be enjoyed by all, bring friends and family -- Free Admission!  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UtbiOl506ms

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CHATHAM, NJ - The opening act for the Independent Hose Company, which has been performing during Chatham's Fourth of July Parade since 1955, resulted in minor facial burns that sent an adult "clown" to St. Barnabas Medical Center on Wednesday. The Chatham Borough Police reported that the injury ...

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