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Local Business Group Hosts Annual Christmas Spectacular For All Residents

November 13, 2018

Iselin, NJ -  The Indian Business Association will be hosting its annual Christmas Spectacular, sponsored by ShopRite, on  December 1, 2018.  The annual event features live music, train rides, and the lighting of the Oak Tree Road Christmas Tree, a 27 foot decorated tree that is placed at the corner of Rt. 27 and Middlesex Avenue in Iselin.  The event starts at 3 PM and will ...

Volume Up To Headline Benefit Concert At Spotswood High School

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Indie/alternative rock band Volume Up will be headlining a concert at the Spotswood High School Cafetorium on Thursday, November 29 at 7 p.m. All of the proceeds from this family-friendly concert will go to benefit Music for Relief.

Music for Relief was founded in 2004 by the band Linkin Park after a tsunami in the Indian Ocean killed more than 200,000 people and left ...

Local Artist Brings Joy, Hope and Purpose through his Art

Edison, NJ -  On Wednesday, November 14, 2018,  the Edison Arts Society will be showcasing local artist, Vikash Jha with an Opening Celebration and Reception at 6:30 pm. The event will be held in the Edison Arts Society Gallery on the 3rd floor of the Municipal building in Edison.  Light refreshments will be served, and all are invited to attend.

Mr. Jha was born in eastern ...

Sneak Peek at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day 2018 Parade Balloons

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – Holiday season anticipation was in the air – literally – as balloons and robotic floats to be used in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade were being tested Saturday morning in a parking lot behind Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherford.

Christmas magic was made as the balloons came to life in front of an informal gathering of more than 1,000 ...

Edison High School Marching Band Takes 1st Place in the USBands State Competitions for Group IV

Edison, NJ - For the 6th straight year, the Edison High School Marching Band took 1st place in the USBands State Competitions for Group IV. The marching band competed against many other bands throughout the state on October 28th, at the South Brunswick High School.    Edison finished with a score of 96.050. This weekend, the Edison High School Marching Band will ...

Edison's Raritan Engine Company 1 To Host Fundraiser

New Brunswick, NJ - Raritan Engine Company 1 of the Edison Fire Division will be hosting a fundraiser at Vinnie Brand’s Stress Factory Comedy Club, located in New Brunswick, on November 3. Doors open at 5:30 pm, and the show starts at 7:30 pm. Tickets, which include buffet, cost $40.  The night will feature comedian Ms. Pat Live. 50/50 raffles and merchandise will be available at the ...

Wardlaw+Hartridge Recognizes Alumni at Awards Ceremony and Reception

EDISON, NJ - The Wardlaw+Hartridge School held its Alumni Awards Ceremony and Reception in Edison on Saturday, Oct. 13.  The 2018 Alumni Award winners included: Khalid Latif of Manhattan (Distinguished Alumnus), Rhona Eserner of Edison (Distinguished Faculty Member), Brian Fraser of Jersey City (Athletic Hall of Fame) and the 1978 Baseball Team (Athletic Hall of Fame), which ...

"Noises Off" in November at Playhouse 22

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- Playhouse 22, East Brunswick’s Community Theater, presents Noises Off, a comedy by Michael Frayen, opening November 2.  

Called “the funniest farce ever written,” Noises Off presents a manic menagerie of itinerant actors rehearsing a flop called Nothing’s On. Doors slamming, on and offstage intrigue, and an errant herring all figure in the ...

Edison Library Patrons Will Now Have Access to 30,000 Movies

EDISON, NJ -  The Edison Public Library will be teaming up with Kanopy to bring some 30,000 movies to library cardholders, free of charge.  The Edison Libraries will be officially launching the program on Monday, October 22, 2018.  Patrons will be eligible to stream up to 7 films per month. Once you press play on a film, you have 3 days to view it as many times as you like without ...

Islamic Relief USA Hosts Fundraiser

EDISON, NJ - Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA) will be hosting its annual fundraising dinner at the Pines Manor, in Edison, on October 20, from 6-9 pm. This inspirational night is dedicated to celebrating the achievements made throughout IRUSA’s programs and projects in Pakistan as part of a national IRUSA tour. The event will feature the Pakistani actor Imran Abbas, guest speaker Alina Afzal, who ...


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