Midcentury New Jersey: The Garden State in the 1950s

Mid-Century New Jersey – The Garden State in the 1950s is a dynamic, new exhibit.

The postwar boom led to an atom-powered future of gleaming appliances and fast cars!

The influence of 50’s culture is still going strong today, with many roots in New Jersey.

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  2. artsandhistory@co.middlesex.nj.us
Wed, February 19
12:00 pm — 4:00 am
Add to My Calendar 02/19/2020 12:00pm 02/20/2020 4:00am America/New_York Midcentury New Jersey: The Garden State in the 1950s

Mid-Century New Jersey – The Garden State in the 1950s is a dynamic, new exhibit.

The postwar boom led to an atom-powered future of gleaming appliances and fast cars!

The influence of 50’s culture is still going strong today, with many roots in New Jersey.

1225 River Road Piscataway, NJ 08854

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1225 River Road
Piscataway, NJ 08854

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South Brunswick: Mother and Daughter Die from Virus

April 8, 2020

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Police Department has confirmed that two local residents have died from the Coronavirus. These are the first deaths from COVID-19 in the township that have been reported. There are still 61 additional confirmed cases of Coronavirus in South Brunswick.

The two deaths were of a mother and her daughter. The daughter was 33 years old and a graduate of ...

Murphy Orders County, State Parks Closed as Coronavirus Cases Rise to 44,416

April 7, 2020

TRENTON, NJ — State and county parks are closing to help contain the spread of coronavirus, under one of a handful of executive orders the governor signed Tuesday.

Gov. Phil Murphy ordered that the parks be closed to help with enforcement of social distancing. Authorities have found too many times that people are wrongly gathering in parks, Murphy said.

“We understand that ...

Mayor Lankey on Field Medical Station at New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center

April 8, 2020

Edison Township Mayor Thomas Lankey today released the following statement praising Governor Murphy, as well as state, county and local officials, for their efforts in establishing a Field Medical Station (FMS) at the New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center.  The FMS will be used to treat patients who require medical care at the level of basic hospital care and will help expand the ...

Karabinchak Proposes Bill to Extend Deadline for Property Tax Payment

TRENTON, NJ: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic that has brought wide sectors of the economy to a halt, Assemblyman Robert Karabinchak (NJ-18) is introducing a bill to extend property tax deadlines to provide relief to property taxpayers. This extension will help taxpayers weather the economic freeze and prevent a negative impact to their long-term credit profiles. This legislation will extend the ...

TAPinto Featured Franchisee: Professors Rich and Anne Lee of TAPinto Greater Olean

The featured TAPinto franchisee for the month of April 2020 are journalism professors Rich and Anne Lee from St. Bonaventure University, who, together with their students, operate TAPinto Greater Olean.  TAPinto Greater Olean is owned by St. Bonaventure University's Jandoli School of Communication.

Q. Why did you want to franchise a TAPinto site? 

We were familiar ...

Russ Cirincione, a New Deal Democrat, files to run for Congress against incumbent Frank Pallone in the Democratic Primary

April 6, 2020

Old Bridge, NJ—Russ Cirincione, a New Deal Democrat, filed to run for Congress in New Jersey’s CD-6 (Middlesex and Monmouth). Cirincione is challenging 32-year incumbent Congressman Frank Pallone in the Democratic primary election on June 2, 2020.

Russ Cirincione is a 32-year-old father and government attorney. Russ said this about his campaign: “I’m running because we ...

Mayor Lankey on Field Medical Station at New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center

April 8, 2020

Edison Township Mayor Thomas Lankey today released the following statement praising Governor Murphy, as well as state, county and local officials, for their efforts in establishing a Field Medical Station (FMS) at the New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center.  The FMS will be used to treat patients who require medical care at the level of basic hospital care and will help expand the ...

Welcome to Mommy Mayor

Six years ago I started this journey that I called Mommy Mayor. I was embarking on my third year on council, my first term as Mayor and I did so with a toddler and infant in hand.

I started Mommy Mayor as an opportunity to highlight all that woman can do, to bring awareness to the successes and obstacles that come with being a working mom and a mom in public service. To be honest I also did it ...