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Edison Prepares for Chinese New Year

January 15, 2019

EDISON, NJ – The Chinese Association of Inman Senior Grove Residence will be hosting a Chinese New Year party at the Inman Grove Senior Residence on February 9 from 2pm to 4pm.

The Chinese New Year will officially begin on February 5, marking the start of celebrations for the year of the Earth Pig, one of the twelve animals in the Chinese zodiac. In the Chinese culture, pigs are the ...

Annual RV & Camping Show Comes to Edison

EDISON, NJ – The New Jersey RV & Camping Show will take place at the New Jersey Convention & Expo Center in Edison from January 18 through January 20 at the following times:

January 18: 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.

January 19: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

January 20: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

“Featuring the very latest makes & models of recreational vehicles from all the nation’s top ...

Scholars, Artists to Explore Sexuality for Rutgers-Newark's Black History Month Conference

NEWARK, NJ - Scholars and artists will be brought together at Rutgers University - Newark next month to explore sexuality in the African American community.

The 39th annual Marion Thompson Wright Lecture Series will be the premier event for Rutgers - Newark’s Black History Month conference. The event, named after the late East Orange native and pioneering African-American historian, ...

Edison Arts Society Opens 2019 with Watercolor and Cut-Glass Artists

Edison, NJ –  The Edison Arts Society will launch its 2019 programing by showcasing local artist  Leonard Mesonas with his Solo Artist Exhibit.  The opening will be held on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 in the Edison Arts Society Gallery on the 3rd floor of the Municipal building in Edison at 6:30 pm.  The exhibit will run from January 9th thru February 1st and the Gallery ...

New Brunswick to get a 'Biergarten,' Newest Downtown Restaurant

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Hub City is joining in a popular trend and getting a beer garden of sorts this spring when a new restaurant opens, filling a now-vacant location near the train station.

Redd's Biergarten will open at the foot of Easton Avenue, in the prime downtown site that was previously home to Brother Jimmy's BBQ.

It will be the third location for Redd's. The first ...

America's SuperHeroes Looking for a New Home

EDISON, NJ - Bodnar’s Auction Sales will greet the New Year with boxes and lots of old comics, books on comics, SuperHeroes, action heroes, and a collection of Danbury and Franklin Mint limited editions as well as die cast miniature automobiles.

The live auction begins at 11:15 a.m. Jan. 5 at the New Jersey Expo Center, 97 Sunfield Ave. with doors open at 9 a.m. for preview. There is no ...

Edison Public Library Hosts Book Talk with Charles Kannankeril

EDISON, NJ - The Edison Public Library will be hosting An Evening Book Talk with author and inventor, Charles Kannankeril at the North Edison Library on Dec. 26 at 7p.m.

Charles Kannankeril, a research scientist will be speaking about his new book, “The Inventor in You.” Born in Kerala, India, Mr. Kannankeril has been granted a total of 70 patents in his scientific career. He will ...

Edison Lions Host Holiday Dance for Teens and Adults with Special Needs

EDISON, NJ - The Edison Recreation Department partnered with the Edison Visionary Lions Club to host the annual Holiday Dance for Friends With Special Needs at the Edison Senior Center on Dec. 14.

The night was filled with music, food, and dancing. Santa made a surprise visit at the dance as well.

“We are proud and pleased to host this event,” said Armando Guerra, ...

Edison Public Library Foundation Offers Special Holiday Sale

Edison, NJ – The Edison Public Library Foundation is selling vases at all 3 library branches as part of its Holiday Sale. Residents can visit the Circulation Desks at any of library branch's  and choose from a large variety of vases. Proceeds from the sale will benefit the Edison Public Library Foundation.

The vases were donated by Peter Chen, a former Edison  resident.

NJRC Seek Comments On Proposed Sports Wagering Rules

TRENTON, N.J. — The New Jersey Racing Commission is accepting comments on proposed rules regarding sports wagering at racetracks and former racetracks in New Jersey.

On June 11, Gov. Phil Murphy signed Assembly Bill 4111, allowing sports betting at New Jersey casinos and racetracks for certain professional and collegiate sports or athletic events. On June 13, The New Jersey Racing ...


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