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Arts & Entertainment

July 2, 2022

JERSEY CITY, NJ - Those planning on attending Jersey City’s 4th of July featuring Flo Rida and fireworks conducted by Guinness World Record holder, Fireworks by Grucci, are being strongly encouraged to arrive by foot, bike, or public transportation to Exchange Place as parking will be extremely ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - Deputy Mayor Cristina Cutrone weighed in on the Pride Block Party on Sunday, June 26, when Parmelee Avenue was flooded with community members who attended the event hosted by the Community Relations Advisory Committee. "The Pride Block Party was a huge success! You could feel the ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - The Community Relations Advisory Committee hosted the Pride Block Party on Sunday, June 26, which, by any measure, was a great success, including the weather, albeit quite hot. Inside the library, there was a drag queen children's story time, a respite in the cool environment ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - The Community Relations Advisory Committee hosted the Pride Block Party on Sunday, June 26, which, by any measure, was a great success, including the weather, albeit quite hot. "Considering the turnout, we need to have more events," Mayor Kurt Peluso said.  "Thanks to all who ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - The Glen Rock Family Fair re-emerged after a two-year covid hiatus. The well-attended event benefited the Central Business District and Graduation Ball. From June 15-18, locals jumped on rides and played games of chance at Wilde Memorial Park.  The popular fair was sponsored ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - For the first time in two years, the Chamber of Commerce was able to have its biannual street fair, this one at Plaza Road and Fair Lawn Avenue. Photos by Lyn Morton.

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - This weekend not one but two documentaries about the iconic Bendix Diner and its owner will be featured at the 2022 New Jersey International Film Festival at Rutgers University in New Brunswick. A relic of New Jersey’s industrial boom of the 1940s, the Bendix Diner is ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - Today is the last day for online registration for the 2022 pool season at Memorial. The online registration began on May 23 and ends today, Friday, June 10.  Memorial Pool and Spray Park, at the end of Berdan Avenue adjacent to Memorial Middle School, will officially open on ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - A local teen and seasoned LGBTQ+ advocate both told their stories to kick-off Pride Month at the annual flag raising on June 4. “The presence of all of you, those amassed with us today, speaks volumes," Mayor Kristine Morieko said as she welcomed all who came out. "As an adult, I ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - The Glen Rock Pops Orchestra will celebrate the Library’s Centennial with a performance on Sunday, June 12 at 3 p.m. in the high school auditorium, 600 Harristown Road. Music Director Anthony LaGruth has prepared a special program spotlighting Broadway blockbuster hits – many of ...

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Above: Bon Jovi comments on social media Sunday, after announcing Alec John Such's passing at age 70.  The Jersey born, and world-wide famous Rock and Roll band; 'Bon Jovi' officially announced Sunday, that the Yonkers, New York, born, Alec John Such, former founding member of Bon Jovi, had ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Bryan Cranston who played Walter White and Aaron Paul who played Jesse Pinkman in the Breaking Bad series appeared at the local Bottle King to the delight of area fans. According to Wikipedia, Breaking Bad is an American neo-Western crime drama television series aired on AMC from ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - When you think of local video, you think of Wayne Robbins whose lengthy list of snippets of local life have created an equally lengthy biography for Fair Lawn. Robbins has received two major awards recently for his extensive work documenting life in Fair Lawn: Service Above ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - In response to the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine, local artists have banded together to offer assistance in the best way they know how: through their art. On Saturday, May 21, Art for Peace NJ is hosting an art auction fundraiser for Ukraine, 10 a.m. - 8 p.m at Thielke ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ – Natalia Hazlitt,10-year-old fourth-grader at Mountain Park Elementary School, co-wrote a children's book Charlie's First Haircut during the pandemic with her father Chaz Hazlitt.  Chaz Hazlitt is a celebrity barber to numerous music artists, actors and athletes, and owns ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – With heightened interest in Ukraine since Russia’s invasion started on Feb. 24, the Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers-New Brunswick has extended an exhibition that focuses on Ukraine’s history of self-determination and resilience. “Painting in Excess: Kyiv’s Art Revival, ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — The illustrious George Clinton stopped by Plainfield Thursday, the day before Parliament Funkadelic takes the stage at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark. Mr. Clinton, who was raised in the Queen City, met with city leaders and children at the Second Street Youth ...

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NEW JERSEY -- When the COVID spread across America in early March 2020, it wreaked havoc on the “St. Patrick’s Season” for both 2020 and 2021. Not only did the pandemic put the kibosh on New York City’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade, the largest in the world on March 17, but it also led to the ...

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NEW JERSEY -- When the COVID spread across America in early March 2020, it wreaked havoc on the “St. Patrick’s Season” for both 2020 and 2021. Not only did the pandemic put the kibosh New York City’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade, the largest in the world on March 17, but it also led to the cancellation ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - The Arts Council of Glen Rock has scheduled a "Paint the Town Spring" event for Saturday, May 14 as a continuation of its beautification for the Rock Road business district. According to Stacey Gilmartin of the Arts Council, "The winter window paint will be removed soon (weather ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - The Arts Council of Glen Rock has scheduled a "Paint the Town Spring" event for Saturday, May 14 as a continuation of its beautification for the Rock Road business district. According to Stacey Gilmartin of the Arts Council, "The winter window paint will be removed soon (weather ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - Ira Levine was celebrated by friends when he was honored with a drive-by celebration for his 80th birthday on Sunday, Feb. 20. "Had a great day today celebrating Ira Levine's 80th Birthday. We had a combined drive-by celebration with FL Sunrise Rotary and the FL Lions Club," ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ — After 30 years on the job, one of Hoboken’s bravest thinks he’s ready for whatever “Survivor” will bring. When the popular CBS reality series returns for its 42nd season in a two-hour premiere on March 9, Mike Turner, a retired Hoboken battalion chief, will among the 18 new ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - The Community Policing Unit was responsible for one Memorial Middle School student, Anthony Lamourt, having a great time last Sunday. “We had a blast as a family," Anthony’s mother Jeanette said. "Anthony was smiling and laughing the entire time. We are very thankful to Fair Lawn ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - Is body language important? Even over Zoom? A Zoom meeting about body language will help you learn how and why. Learn all about the importance of body language with Jeff Kampf on Tuesday, March 8 at 7 p.m. over Zoom. Body language refers to the nonverbal signals that we use ...

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BERGEN COUNTY, NJ - Psychic medium Teresa St. Frances went 'down the shore' to meet up with MTV personalities from The Jersey Shore Show to help Angelina gain insights into her furry friend. Teresa, a psychic medium who works with her spirit guides to talk to pets and humans who have passed on, ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - Sad news was received by the local Groundhog Day faithful. Milltown's furry forecaster will not be making his annual appearance at the borough's Groundhog Day festivities this year. Milltown Mel quietly passed away this winter. His dedicated Chief Wrangler John McNamara shared the ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - The Borough Council recognized the Lunar New Year, an important three-day celebration in the Asian culture, at its January 26 meeting. Council member Jon Cole, whose son is presently teaching English in South Korea, said the holiday is one of the most important events on the ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - The Planetarium at the FLHS Astronomy Center will be hosting 4 sessions on January 27th.  We will present the feature film:  IMPACT:  Encounters with Comets, Asteroids, and Meteoroids. 4 showtimes each night - 4:45, 5:45, 6:45 and 7:45pm The Planetarium at the Fair Lawn High ...

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SOUTH AMBOY, NJ -- South Amboy or Southie? Anne Hathaway stars in a film based on the 2015 novel, Eileen, by Ottessa Moshfegh, a New England-based fiction writer. Set in Massachusetts around Christmastime 1964, the story centers on a depressed 24-year-old woman who is trapped between two roles: ...

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