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Arts & Entertainment

February 2, 2022

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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NEWARK, NJ – An exhibit showcasing nearly five decades of work by renowned Filipino American artist Carlos Villa is set to come to The Newark Museum of Art next month.  The Newark Museum of Art will present "Carlos Villa: Worlds In Collision, from Feb. 10 – May 8. Organized by The Asian Art ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - A new year brings a hankering for travel. How about a trip around the world, and what if it was done in 80 days? Starting Sunday, January 2, armchair travelers can step off on one of the most famous journeys in literature as 'Around the World in 80 Days' comes to Masterpiece on ...

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Nutley Little Theatre is holding auditions for two remaining roles in “Clark Gable Slept Here”, a riotous farce written by Michael McKeever and directed by Helen Exel of Nutley. They will take place at 7:00 pm on January 3rd and 4th at the theater, located at 47 Erie Place in Nutley. It’s the ...

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NEW JERSEY — Every New Year's Day, free and guided hiking events are offered in state parks across the U.S. It's the perfect way to introduce individuals and families to both the outdoors and a healthy lifestyle. Due to COVID-19, many organized First Day Hikes in 2021 were canceled. In 2022, ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Georgene Betterbed has resigned her position as president of the Friends of the Library, but as with so many other things, covid got in the way of honoring her service. Betterbed stepped down as president of the Friends of the Library in the beginning of 2021. But on December ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - The borough's Holiday Light contest is in the judging phase with more than 60 houses entered into the competition sponsored by the Fair Lawn for All Ages committee. Deputy Mayor Cristina Cutrone suggested residents take a ride at night to view the displays and pick their five ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ - Almost 30 years after Hoboken tried and failed to create a museum dedicated to its own home-grown musical legend, the city successfully unveiled its first statue to Frank Sinatra in celebration of his 106th birthday on Sunday. "It is truly a great honor to unveil this ode to ...

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Our next Readers’ Theatre is The Armando Project by Orlando F. Rodriguez, directed by Sarah Gorden on January 9th at 2:00 PM. The Armando Project is a Two-Act Drama. The running time is approx. 90 minutes. We are seeking 4 Latinx male actors to play 18/19 years old and 1 white male actor to ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - It was truly a "Parade of Lights" as the fire trucks rolled up to Borough Hall on Sunday, Dec. 5, adorned with lights ahead of the evening's main guests, Santa and Mrs. Claus. Approximately 1,500 people lined Fair Lawn Avenue eager to get a glimpse and partake in the ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - The Bergen County Zoo at Van Saun County Park is hosting a "Holiday Lantern Spectacular," and spectacular it is! The display, called "Let It Glow!", is a holiday light show sponsored by the Friends of the Bergen County Zoo in partnership with Tianyu Arts & Culture, Inc., ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Creativity, fun creatures and holiday spirit guided the Glen Rock Holiday Committee's Holiday Hoopla on Saturday, November 27. The Glen Rock Holiday Committee's Holiday Hoopla, sponsored in part by the Glen Rock Chamber of Commerce, was an outdoor marketplace featuring Glen Rock ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Got something you need to tell Santa? Have some wishes? Let Santa know in the Glen Rock Holiday Committee's Annual Letters to Santa campaign. Drop letters in the new large mailbox at Kilroy's Wonder Market, or at Mail & More and Morningside Gifts, or at the Glen Rock NJ Dog ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - The borough committee, Fair Lawn for All Ages, is sponsoring a holiday light competition that will feature senior citizen judges and prizes. The competition begins NOW with decorating to last through December 8. From December 9-17, residents are invited to view the displays and ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Do it for the photo op! Come out and see various characters at the Glen Rock Holiday Hoopla, an outside craft fair event in a tent at Stone & Rail tomorrow, Saturday, November 27 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. A picture area will be set-up. See the schedule attached. What's the ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - The National Weather Service (NWS) forecast for Thanksgiving week seems to favor everyone's plan to shop local ahead of the Big Dinner and during Small Business Saturday. On Friday, there is a small chance of rain in the early part of the day. Both Glen Rock and Fair Lawn have ...

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GLEN ROCK NJ – There will be a lot of opportunities for free, fun, festive, family-friendly holiday cheer all day long in Glen Rock, New Jersey on Saturday, November 27, 2021. Main events include a “Holiday Hoopla” outdoor marketplace featuring local Glen Rock artists and makers. The Hoopla ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - The High School Marching Band, along with bergenPAC performers, warmed the chilly evening as the Garden State Plaza lit up Big Santa on Friday night, November 19. It was the 4th consecutive annual lighting of Westfield Garden State Plaza's iconic leader of elves, who stretches 45 ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - BIG SANTA! The Garden State Plaza is holding its 4th annual Big Santa lighting on Friday, November 19. According to the Plaza's website, "from the 1950s through the 1980s, the 50-foot Big Santa was perched atop a chimney in the mall’s parking lot and was seen for miles. For ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The Scotch Plains-Fanwood SPFK12 school district celebrated Veterans Day with a ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 11 at 10 a.m. to rename Park Middle School as the Malcolm E. Nettingham Middle School (580 Park Ave., Scotch Plains) in honor of the hometown hero and member of ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - On the second night of Hanukkah, the community will once again host a Hanukkah Menorah, which will be located on private property outside of Kilroy’s Wonder Market, 288 Rock Road. Jewish residents will light the Menorah each of the eight nights of Hanukkah from November 28 to ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Local artists are beginning to paint storefront windows along Rock Road, "Paint the Town," a collaborative project between the Glen Rock Holiday Committee and the Arts Council of Glen Rock. It's part of the Holiday Committee's November 27 celebration on Small Business Saturday, ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Local artists are beginning to paint storefront windows along Rock Road beginning this weekend, gearing up for the holiday season and preparing to make the borough a cheery place for celebrating the season and making local stores a great place to visit this holiday season. The ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - With the cooperation of the weather, the Women In Community Service (WICS) held a well-attended Halloween event on Sunday that brought out more than 400 kids and their parents. Starting in the Alcove on Rock Road, children and their families marched up Rock Road to the Bank of ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - They never ran out of candy nor enthusiasm at the WICS (Women in Community Service) Halloween Trunk or Treat event on October 31--connect it to Key Club success. The Key Club is a community service and fundraising club at Glen Rock High School, according to its president, Olivia ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - Back when I was a kid, Halloween was one day of fun, unless it was a school day. Then, it was an afternoon and evening of fun. How things have changed! With Halloween 2021 falling on a Sunday, it's a much longer event. We're kicking off 'Halloweek' with the Great Pumpkin.  The ...

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