Arts & Entertainment

August 27, 2018

EAST ORANGE, NJ - It seems like only yesterday, but for the last ten (10) years, the City, lead by 3rd Ward Council members has hosted the highly acclaimed Summer (House Music) Jam iMusic Festival n Elmwood Park. This outdoor music event and family gathering draws crowds from all over Essex and ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - Due to inclement weather conditions, today’s scheduled 58th Men of Essex Golf Classic has been rescheduled for Thursday August 16th. The golfing related activities are scheduled for the same times; regrettably, due to club policies, the Spa/Pool Party is canceled. Spa/Pool ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - As part of the National Farmers Market week, East Orange has planned a celebration on Tuesday, August 7th from 12pm – 8pm.  This event will coincide with National Night-Out. The activities planned for “I Love East Orange Farmer’s Market” celebration, will include cooking ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — On New Jersey Family’s recently published “Ultimate Bucket List,” the second annual list of not-to-miss places in New Jersey, local destinations like the Turtle Back Zoo, Star Tavern, Verona Park and more were among those selected as bucket list attractions. New Jersey Family ...

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ORANGE, NJ - Orange based nonprofit, Arts Unbound Inc. has received a Newark “ArtStart” grant to collaborate with the Jonathan Rose Companies to lead 30 Newark seniors through a personal history art project over 10 weeks starting in September 2018. Fifteen seniors will be residents of Grace West ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - Arts on Fourth makes another appearance this summer with the help and support of City Council. The Ampere Civic Improvement Association will partner with 5th Ward Council Members, Alicia Holman and Mustafa Brent in the return of the highly celebrated event, Arts on Fourth Saturday ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - During the next airing this coming Saturday, the Changemakers Radio Show will talk Health, Nuitrition, and Vitality with Shombay The Trainer. Shombay The Trainer has been a fitness trainer for the past 10 years and enjoys all aspects of fitness. He is eager to spread that ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - During the first hour of the show the hosts will interview Dawn “Million Dollar” Wilson. Dawn is a Mother, Mentor, Celebrity Business Coach, Entrepreneur, Radio Personality and most recently seen in the New Film Black Friday .  A single mother from Newark, NJ, currently ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - One of the most anticipated events of the year for hundreds of residents throughout the City of East Orange is the annual Music, Arts and Culture festival, affectionately coined MACFest. in keeping with this tradition, Mayor Ted R. Green and the East Orange City Council, assisted ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - More than 200 supporters gathered at the Wilshire Grand Hotel in West Orange on Sunday to celebrate 9 years since the founding of S.O.F.I.A (Start out Fresh Intervention Advocates). Founder Cynthia Walker and the gala committee of Chaz Moore, Kelly Moore, Lisa Boyd and Ida ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - Sophia Desanges- Harriott is a Preschool Teacher who works with the children of NJ to prepare them for their early stages of education. Sophia believes that education is an outlet for all children to learn and succeed. She is certified from Pre-Kindergarten to 3rd grade. In ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - Luna Stage will have a new artistic director, and award-winning Ari Laura Kreith has big plans for the West Orange theater to go with an impressive resume. For the last nine years, Kreith, a Montclair resident who will officially assume her new role at Luna Stage in June, was ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ  Jihadah Sharif will speak about Creative Spirits’ history in our community with an emphasis on getting tobacco out of the community. As she often laments, “Instead of burning up our bodies let's build up our communities.” “There is a lot of money invested in tobacco that can be ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - Shihan Aaron J. Walker is Chief Instructor and owner of AJW Martial Arts Academy and Fitness Center, located in Orange, New Jersey. He is a full time professional martial artist who has dedicated his life to teaching children and adult’s martial arts excellence at all ...

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NEWARK, NJ - Essex County filmmaker Yucef Mayes will be hosting a trailer release premiere for his second short film, Zahra and the Oil Man on April 20. Born and raised in Newark, Mayes currently resides in the city of Orange. The filmmaker resident of Rutgers-Express Newark, produced the film ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - Raymond Spencer is the writer/director of “The Blue Wall: A Conspiracy Against Citizens,” and an award winning film maker, author, accomplished actor, professional photographer and drone pilot.  “The Blue Wall: A Conspiracy Against Citizens,” is Raymond’s response to police ...

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ESSEX COUNTY, NJ  – On March 28, 2018, the Essex County Freeholders held their annual Women’s History Month Celebration at the Hall of Records. During the event, the Freeholders recognized extraordinary women in Essex County.  Freeholder Vice President Wayne Richardson began the program with ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - The ChangeMakers Radio Show invites Dr. Donat-Flowers to the show to speak to their audience about women’s health. Dr. Donat-Flowers has extensive experience and impeccable credentials. She earned her medical degree at The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey – ...

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Newark, NJ - Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. (in back fourth from left) congratulates students from East Orange Community Charter School in East Orange who participated in the Art Educators of New Jersey Student Art Exhibit at the Essex County Hall of Records on Friday, March ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - Artice K. Norvell III, West Ward’s District Leader was born and raised in Newark, New Jersey. Norvell is an advocate for social change and progress in the West Ward.  He has displayed a passion, desire, and determination to serve his community and stand up for the working class ...

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NEWARK, NJ – On April 11, 2018, Newark Arts welcomes home Newark, NJ native and star of Oprah Winfrey Network’s (OWN) Hit Series Greenleaf, Kim Hawthorne. The event will honor longtime PSEG Executive and Philanthropist Ellen Lambert while light-emitting sculptures by Sunil Garg will illuminate ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - 13-year-old Aaliyah Kamalei is a budding kidprenuer and founder/CEO of Nature’s Pout – all-natural lip and body care products. She started Nature’s Pout after undertaking a research project for her High Aptitude Program (HAP) class in seventh grade: an independent study on ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ – Women in Media-Newark (WIM-N), working in partnership with Rutgers University–Newark, will hold its ninth annual International Film Festival from March 27 through April 5 in celebration of Women’s History Month. As always, the Festival will screen international, independent ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - Taneice Chavers is a business entrepreneur, real estate investor, and author. She is the owner of Shear Bliss Hair Lounge & Spa in West Orange, NJ, a salon and spa that she created to cater to women suffering from hair loss. She holds a real estate license, cosmetology ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - Our conversation this week will be centered around the need of mental health for adults and children in our community. Joyce Lopez is a certified counselor. Her firm serves the community through mental health services that include Crisis Intervention, Life Coaching, Individual and ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - Dan M. De Nose grew up in Newark, NJ as a first generation American born to Haitian parents who were determined to provide the best possible opportunities to their children. Despite his parent’s efforts to build an environment predicated by love, spirituality, and positive moral ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - This week the ChangeMakers Radio Show talks with henna staining professional MaatiRe Jones. Jones has been practicing the art of henna staining professionally since 1992. The ancient beauty right has become an integral part of her life. Her passion for henna body art has earned ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - The Historical Society of East Orange (HSEO) began their city-wide tour and Black History Month exhibit today inside the Rotunda at City Hall. East Orange Mayor Ted Green introduced those members of the organization in attendance; including HSEO President Mrs. Goldie ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - The Change Makers radio show has been making waves since it aired in October of 2015. Each week it features politicians, entertainers, filmmakers, and entrepreneurs, along with other very notable guests. This week they are pleased to introduce to their listening audience, Nabruh ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - The Historical Society of East Orange (HSEO) is once again rolling out their city-wide tour and Black History Month exhibit. This roving exhibit will initially be set up at East Orange City Hall Rotunda (44 City Hall Plaza) from Feb 5th to Feb 9th.  Mayor Ted Green is ...

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