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August 13, 2022

CLARK, NJ – The weekend is predicted to be filled with pleasant weather, just in time for an American Revolutionary Demonstration to be held at the Dr. William Robinson Museum. On Saturday and Sunday, the Von Prueschenks Jaeger Corp/Hessian Riflemen/1776-1781 reenactment group will be at the ...

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CARTERET, NJ — Renowned Latin music artist Frankie Negrón and an up-and-coming singer-songwriter are among the featured performers to appear here this Saturday as the Latin Fest returns to Waterfront Park. Thousands of people and families from Latino communities across New Jersey and throughout ...

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CLARK, NJ- Clark Recreation Director Ralph Bernardo announced Tuesday evening's concert in the PARKing lot will continue no matter if the skies over town are sunny or rainy.  "We will hold the concert in front of the municipal building if the weather cooperates and if not we have plenty of room and ...

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FANWOOD, NJ -- Fanwood’s fifth annual Fan Jam, presented by Dentalcare Associates on Sunday, July 10, will welcome attendees to a fun event with live music, 18 food trucks and an antique car show at LaGrande Park Pavilion. “It's all about the music,” said Aimee Nuzzo, the event director for Fan ...

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CLARK, NJ – Wondering where to find the most red, white and blue this weekend?  Here are some local and nearby places to catch music, fireworks and history this Independence Day weekend. Catch Some Tunes Head to the front of the Clark Municipal Building starting at 7:00 p.m. to hear a classic ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - Love was in the air at Pier A Park on Sunday. In the same spot where Matthew Matlosz first professed his love for her two years ago, the Bloomfield resident and Linden police officer asked Amber Hewko to spend the rest of her life with him.  The shiny ring now adorning her hand ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ — Rhythm & Blues by the Brook, a full afternoon of free music and activities at Cedar Brook Park in Plainfield, returns on Saturday, June 4 from noon to 6 p.m. to kick off summer. “We are delighted to bring Rhythm & Blues by the Brook back to Union County this year,” ...

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Union County’s popular Wild Earth Fest and Touch-a-Truck events are returning to the Watchung Reservation in Mountainside for the first time in two years. Both events will be held on Sunday, May 1, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., rain or shine. “Wild Earth Fest is a unique event that combines ...

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CLARK, NJ - Clark's children enjoyed an afternoon of fun at the Recreation Center's Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday.  Misty skies and chilly weather didn't dampen the mood for those wishing to visit baby goats and llamas outside. Inside there was egg hunts, visits with the Easter ...

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CLARK, NJ - The Annual Easter Egg Hunt is coming to the Clark Recreation Center.  The Easter Bunny will be there for photo with the kids.  Hunts start at noon and are set up based on ages: 12:00 - up to and including Pre-K 12:20 – K-1st grade 12:40 – 2nd & 3rd grade 1:00 – 4th & ...

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CLARK, NJ – Arthur L. Johnson (ALJ) High School will present the musical Pippin on Thursday, April 7, Friday, April 8, and Saturday, April 9. All shows will be at 7 p.m.  “We have revamped the auditorium with a three-sided runway that extends 20-feet into the house," said Director Peter ...

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CLARK, NJ – For the first time ever, Clark Township will be hosting 'Free Music Tuesdays,' a summer concert series set to take place in the parking lot of the township’s municipal complex. “I have always wanted to do summer concerts for our residents and am so happy to finally be able to make ...

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NEW JERSEY -- When the COVID spread across America in early March 2020, it wreaked havoc on the “St. Patrick’s Season” for both 2020 and 2021. Not only did the pandemic put the kibosh New York City’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade, the largest in the world on March 17, but it also led to the cancellation ...

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CLARK, NJ – The music industry lost a beloved and respected member of the heavy metal circuit Feb. 1 with the passing of Jonny Zazula.  Jonny Z, as he was known, and his late wife Marsha were the founders of MegaForce Records, the label that discovered and signed Metallica – and a long list of ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ - Union County residents looking for family-friendly outdoor fun during President’s Day weekend are invited to the Trailside Nature and Science Center for a special series of outdoor nature programs. Organizers said programs are recommended for families with children ages four and ...

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SOUTH AMBOY, NJ -- South Amboy or Southie? Anne Hathaway stars in a film based on the 2015 novel, Eileen, by Ottessa Moshfegh, a New England-based fiction writer. Set in Massachusetts around Christmastime 1964, the story centers on a depressed 24-year-old woman who is trapped between two roles: ...

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The Union County Board of County Commissioners announced 12 artists from Union County have been selected as award winners in the 55th annual New Jersey Senior Citizen Art Show. Awards to Union County artists include the exceptional honor of Best in Show. The 2021 New Jersey Senior Art Show can ...

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CLARK, NJ - It's back.   Clark's Annual Tree and Menorah Lighting is back on after last year's cancellation.  According to organizers the event is even bigger and better than years gone by.  Recreation Director Ralph Bernardo said this year will see the addition of an ice skating rink to the ...

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UNION, NJ - Model train lovers throughout the county can once again enjoy a seasonal tradition, as the Model Railroad Club opens its doors for the new Holiday Train Show and Open House series beginning on Friday, November 26. Featuring an extensive, multi-track HO layout and much more, the shows ...

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CLARK, NJ - The Arthur L. Johnson Drama Department will be back live and onstage with this year’s fall production of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby. Considered a classic American novel, The Great Gatsby has been adapted for the stage and will be performed at ALJ on Thrusday, November 18 ...

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UNION, NJ - The Model Railroad Club in Union will open to the public for a new Train Show and Open House series over three consecutive weekends, beginning on November 26 and ending on December 12. The shows will take place at the Railroad Club’s, A. Paul Mallory Model Railroad Center, located at ...

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CLARK, NJ -Valley Road School is hosting their Annual Holiday Vendor Event on November 18.  Then event runs from 6-9 p.m. and provides attendees a chance to shop local for the holidays according to organizers. Various vendors will be on hand as well as a local food truck to grab dinner on the ...

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CLARK, NJ - Grab the little monsters, goblins and more and head to the municipal grounds at noon today for the Annual Clark Recreation and Clark PBA  Trunk or Treat bonanza. Starting at noon, trick-or-treaters can wander from car to car in search of the perfect bite.  The event is open to Clark ...

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CLARK, NJ - Town officials released a statement on Thursday morning advising residents that the Clark Recreation and Clark PBA Annual Trunk or Treat has been recheduled to Sunday, October 31.  The statement said the change was due to the weather predicted for Saturday.    The event is for Clark ...

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Clark, NJ – Wolf dogs are coming to town.  Specifically, they are coming to the Clark Public Library on November 4.   These animals are, as their names indicate, dogs that have pure wolf in their recent heritage according to the Howling Woods Farm website.  The wolf dogs will be visiting the ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — A landmark theater that has been shuttered for the past two years is making a comeback as an arts center with some big name supporters. The newly formed nonprofit Westfield Arts Collective announced Monday that it has signed an agreement to purchase The Rialto building in ...

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CLARK, NJ  - Union Counties annual “Four Centuries in a Weekend” event includes more than 30 local historic sites after cancellations in 2020. Union County’s annual “Four Centuries in a Weekend: A Journey through Union County’s History,” will take place countywide Saturday, October 16 and ...

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FANWOOD, NJ -- Unforgettable Fire, a band that pays tribute to U2's Bono (Anthony Russo), The Edge (Mick Normoyle), Adam Clayton (Fanwood's own Craig Kiell), and Larry Mullen Jr. (George Levesanos) emerged victorious in the first episode of E!'s new competition show, Clash of the Cover Bands, on ...

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Union County received Watts Foundation grant to add new water element. The Union County Board of County Commissioners is announced that a new water element has been added to the Sensory Friendly Trail, through a grant awarded by the Blanche M. and George L. Watts Mountainside Community ...

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NEW JERSEY — With fall upon us, why not get out and photograph something? According to the New Jersey Forestry Service, the autumn leaves show is taking center stage in some counties, and waiting in the wings in others.  Right now, The Fall Foliage Show in New Jersey is at the midpoint in Sussex ...

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