Crowds Enjoy 14th Annual Maplewoodstock Music Festival {Photos}

July 18, 2017

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - The 14th Annual Maplewoodstock Music Festival was held July 8 and July 9, providing a weekend of free music, food and fun for the community in Memorial Park.

The hill was filled with people of all ages enjoying the multiple bands who took to the stage, as well as kids activities, shopping at the various vendors, and a variety of food, including ...

Chick Chat Show Celebrates First Anniversary as East Orange Based Internet Talk Show for Women

EAST ORANGE, NJ - Sunday July 16, 2017 marked exactly one year since the inaugural filming of Chick Chat in its East Orange studio location. Chick Chat is an unscripted, 30-minute, weekly, all-female based talk show where hosts, Rae-Shan Nate’ and comedian, Big Momma chat with guest hosts about the things girlfriends talk about, but in an open platform – on ...

Chick Chat Invades The ChangeMakers Radio Show Featuring Guest Host & Author Adrianne Wilson

EAST ORANGE, NJ - Adrianne Wilson is a PK (preachers kid) reared in the Apostolic faith. While her dad preached, along with her seven siblings they harmonized in song all around the US.  Blessed with many talents and skills, Adrianne utilizes her administrative and computer training knowledge as a consultant within fortune 500 companies and local non-profit organizations.

East Orange Teen Designer Kyemah McEntyre Launches Summer Line at Curlpalooza™ A Natural Hair Block Party

Kim Coles & Marina Franklin Headline Powerhouse Comedy Show & Day of Female Empowerment

RAHWAY, NJ - East Orange native Kyemah McEntyre recently designed an African-Inspired prom dress that set the stage for her amazing career; and now this New Jersey based phenom is launching her summer capsule at Curlpalooza™. 

The event takes place at Union County Performing Arts ...

ChangeMakers talk Community Solutions with Guest James Eaddy and Isaac Bryant

EAST ORANGE, NJ - James Eaddy is an activist, organizer, campaign coordinator and advocate that has successful worked to get legislation such as Earned Sick Days and Open Spaces passed in Newark and Montclair. James has travelled to Chicago and got a Alderman elected, managed a Bernie Sanders event, fought in local municipal races including last year's Irvington Southward ...

Turtle Back Zoo-vies Kick Off with Disney nature's 'African Cats' July 5

West Orange, NJ - Turtle Back Zoo's annual "Zoo-vies" begins this Wednesday Juy 5 with Disneynature African Cats. 

On Wednesdays and Thursdays during the months of July and August, Turtle Back will have Family Nights with extended evening hours to 8:30 p.m., with the last admission to the Zoo at 8 p.m. 

On Wednesday evenings during July and ...

Systas 4 Systas Visits the Changemakers Radio Show this Saturday June 24th

EAST ORANGE, NJ - The East Orange based non-profit organization Systas 4 Systas will join the hosts of the ChangeMakers Radio Show Saturday to discuss the work the organization has been doing to encourage young ladies (and men) to make healthy, competent and mature life choices. 

In keeping with their mission to empower youth to take control of their destiny Systas 4 Systas will discuss ...

East Orange Celebrates MAC Fest 2017 With Star Studded Lineup

EAST ORANGE, NJ - For the 3rd year in a row, the City of East Orange has held an annual Music and Arts Festival (MAC Fest) in celebration of the many artists, singers and performers of multiple creative genres that live, work and reside in the city.

This past Saturday the city rolled out MAC Fest 2017. Although rain threatened to damper the festivities, the festival went off without a hitch.

GRAMMY-Award Nominated Artists Eric Roberson, Bilal and Syleena Johnson among featured performers at The 3rd Annual EO MACFest on Sat, June 17th

EAST ORANGE, NJ  — The City of East Orange and the Arts Council of East Orange presents GRAMMY-Nominated performers Eric Roberson, Bilal and Syleena Johnson, who are headlining the 3rd Annual Mac Festival on Saturday, June 17, 2017, from 12pm-9pm at 44 City Hall Plaza, East Orange, NJ.

The event, hosted by special guest and South Orange, NJ native A.J. Calloway, will feature ...

Kent Handy Author of “The Dark Secrets of Woodruff County”, A True Story about the Ku Klux Klan, Visits The ChangeMakers Show

EAST ORANGE, NJ - Kent was born in Little Rock Arkansas in 1960, and lived there for five years until his family moved to moved 90 miles away to Augusta. He attended the Augusta School System until he was the midpoint of his senior year then he moved back to Little Rock.  At that time he resided with his father where he was able to return to school and graduated with the class of 1981 from ...

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Turtle Back Zoo-vies to show Disney's Tarzan Wednesday July 12

July 9, 2017

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Turtle Back Zoo's annual "Zoo-vies" continue this Wednesday Juy 12 with Disney's Tarzan. 

On Wednesdays and Thursdays during the months of July and August, Turtle Back will have Family Nights with extended evening hours to 8:30 p.m., with the last admission to the Zoo at 8 p.m. 

On Wednesday evenings during July and ...