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Emily Brown and the Thing

Sat, February 9, 1:00 PM

The Theatre at RVCC, Branchburg

Emily Brown and the Thing

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 02/09/2019 1:00pm America/New_York Emily Brown and the Thing

https://rvccarts.org/19/Events/YouthFamily/190209EmilyBrown.html

118 Lamington Road Branchburg, NJ 08876
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Thu, February 14

Somerset

Venus Jewelers' Sweetheart Event (Special Offer)

Arts & Entertainment Food & Drink

Add to My Calendar 02/14/2019 12:00am 02/15/2019 12:00am America/New_York Venus Jewelers' Sweetheart Event (Special Offer)

You should know that you are L O V E D

Our Sweetheart event is going on now! Stop by to save today! Free box of chocolates with any jewelry purchase of $99 or more. While supplies last.

Venus Jewelers - For 40 years and 4 generations, you’ve trusted us to be your jeweler. With a personalized touch and the latest selection in designers and unbeatable value, we are passionate about ...

1024 Easton Avenue Somerset, NJ 08873 true
42FT - A Menagerie of Mechanical Marvels

Fri, February 15, 7:00 PM

The Theatre at RVCC, Branchburg

42FT - A Menagerie of Mechanical Marvels

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 02/15/2019 7:00pm 02/15/2019 9:00pm America/New_York 42FT - A Menagerie of Mechanical Marvels

https://rvccarts.org/19/Events/Mainstage/190215Menagerie.html

118 Lamington Road Branchburg, NJ 08876
Showcase for Exceptional Young Artists

Sun, February 24, 3:00 PM

Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church, Plainfield

Showcase for Exceptional Young Artists

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 02/24/2019 3:00pm 02/24/2019 5:00pm America/New_York Showcase for Exceptional Young Artists

Plainfield: Crescent Concerts presents “Showcase for Exceptional Young Artists.”

Six young pianists, selected in competition for artists 18 and under, perform works by

Scarlatti, Bach, Chopin, Tchaikovsky, Beethoven and others.

Concert date: Sunday February 24, 3:00pm

Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church, Watchung Avenue at East Seventh St., Plainfield, NJ

Tickets at ...

Watchung Avenue at East Seventh Street Plainfield, NJ 07060
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Thu, February 28, 6:00 PM

Willie McBride's, Branchburg

Laughs for Literacy

Arts & Entertainment Education Giving Back

Add to My Calendar 02/28/2019 6:00pm 02/28/2019 9:00pm America/New_York Laughs for Literacy

Sweet Reads is partnering with the New Jersey Chapter of Room to Read and HaHa4Humanity to present Laughs for Literacy at Willie McBride's in Branchburg this Thursday, Feb. 28 from 6-9 p.m.

Ticket price includes a fantastic line up of four comedians sharing their time and talent for great cause, a pizza/salad buffet and dessert. A cash bar will be available. Tickets can be purchased ...

1270 Easton Turnpike Branchburg , NJ 08876
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Fri, March 1, 7:00 PM

North Hunterdon High School Theatre, Annandale

Catch Me If You Can at North Hunterdon High School

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 03/01/2019 7:00pm 03/01/2019 10:00pm America/New_York Catch Me If You Can at North Hunterdon High School

Join us on March 1-2 at 7:00pm and March 3rd at 2:00pm for this classic, comedic, jazzy version of the 2002 critically-acclaimed film! It came to Broadway in 2011, and now it comes to the North Hunterdon High School stage, Live In Living Color! Watch an exciting cast of characters Jet Set their way across several different landscapes as the young Frank Abignale, Jr., discovers the Seven Wonders ...

1445 St. Rt. 31 Annandale, NJ 08801-3117
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Sat, March 2, 10:00 AM

Somerset

This Saturday is Customer Appreciation Day at ...

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 03/02/2019 10:00am 03/02/2019 6:00pm America/New_York This Saturday is Customer Appreciation Day at Venus Jewelers!

Join us for Customer Appreciation Day Saturday, March 2, at 1024 Easton Avenue from 10 am to 6 pm. All customers are eligible to receive a free watch battery for your first watch, 20% off all additional watches.

* swiss and sport watches excluded and can be done for an additional cost

About Venus Jewelers

As a fourth generation family jeweler we carry on this precious legacy with ...

1024 Easton Avenue Somerset, NJ 08873
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Sun, March 3, 1:00 PM

Ukrainian History & Education Center Library Gallery, Somerset

Rushnyky: Ritual Cloths of the Cossack Lands of ...

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 03/03/2019 1:00pm 03/03/2019 4:00pm America/New_York Rushnyky: Ritual Cloths of the Cossack Lands of Ukraine

Rushnyky: Ritual Cloths of the Cossack Lands of Ukraine, featuring 100 exquisite rushnyky never before seen in the USA. Hand-crafted, hand woven and embroidered, these ritual cloths play a central role in Ukrainian family life. Opening, gallery talk and reception at 1 pm. The exhibition will remain open through August 31, 2018. Gallery open from 9 AM to 5 PM Monday- Friday; noon to 4 PM on ...

135  Davidson Avenue Somerset, NJ 08873

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The CARES Act and What It Means for NJ Small Businesses

March 28, 2020

The $2.2 trillion coronavirus economic stimulus bill is providing a lifeline for small businesses in New Jersey and across the country in states that have been hit hard by the epidemic.

The cornerstone of the legislation for business owners is a bold $349 billion lending program for companies that are currently struggling to make payroll and pay other bills. It also provides increased ...

New Jersey AG Places Restrictions on Prescription of Hydroxychloroquine, Chloroquine

March 31, 2020

NEWARK, NJ — In response to the risk of a shortage of drugs advertised by some as possible cures for the coronavirus, Attorney General Gurbir Grewal and the Division of Consumer Affairs placed statewide restrictions on Monday on prescribing and dispensing hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine.

The two prescriptions typically used to treat malaria and certain chronic inflammatory conditions ...

Federal/State Task Force Targets COVID-19 Scams, Hoarding, Gouging and More

NEWARK, N.J. – State and federal law enforcement officials have formed a joint federal/state task force to investigate and prosecute a wide range of misconduct arising from the COVID-19 pandemic, including the unlawful hoarding of medical supplies, price gouging, charity scams, procurement fraud, insurance fraud, phishing schemes, and false and misleading investment opportunities.

The ...

Rise in Visitors to Belmar’s Beachfront Prompts Officials to Close Boardwalk amid Coronavirus Concerns

BELMAR, NJ — A growing influx of visitors to Belmar’s beachfront has prompted the borough to close its boardwalk and ban parking on the east side of Ocean Avenue.

The decision announced today by Mayor Mark Walsifer was based on hourly monitoring of the boardwalk, which showed a daily increase of visitors, as nearby shore towns closed their boardwalks in response to the coronavirus ...

COVID-19: 5th NJ ShopRite Worker Tests Positive; Hillsborough Store Limits Customers

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - ShopRite Supermarkets on Monday confirmed that an employee at the East Windsor store has tested positive for the COVID-19 virus, joining four others previously diagnosed at other stores in Essex, Union, Morris and Middlesex counties.

The other locations where employees tested positive are in Newark, Morristown, Garwood and Old Bridge.

The ShopRite of Hillsborough located ...

Pictures from the COVID-19 Battlefront: The Team at Holy Name Medical Center at Work

Special to TAPinto. This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons content-sharing agreement related to COVID-19 coverage. To read more, visit njspotlight.com.

Photojournalist Jeff Rhode’s images of doctors, nurses, EMTs, and custodial staffers at Holy Name Medical Center, Teaneck in hard-hit Bergen ...

Murphy's Phone Calls to Washington Pay Off with Shipment of PPEs

TRENTON, NJ - Gov. Phil Murphy has been on the phone on a daily basis with President Trump, Vice President Mike Pence and other high-ranking federal officials making his case for additional federal assistance to fight the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on the Garden State,

Those efforts are paying off.

Murphy posted some good news on his Facebook page Saturday, listing quantities of ...

Berks Jazz Festival Moves Online Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

April 1, 2020

LITTLE FALLS, NJ -- When the 30th Annual Berks Jazz Fest, originally scheduled to take place this week in Reading, PA, was forced to postpone due to the coronavirus pandemic, they decided to take the festival online instead. 

“We were getting so much feedback from fans, saying they’re missing the festival,” said John Ernesto, General Manager of the Berks Jazz Fest, ...

New Jersey AG Places Restrictions on Prescription of Hydroxychloroquine, Chloroquine

March 31, 2020

NEWARK, NJ — In response to the risk of a shortage of drugs advertised by some as possible cures for the coronavirus, Attorney General Gurbir Grewal and the Division of Consumer Affairs placed statewide restrictions on Monday on prescribing and dispensing hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine.

The two prescriptions typically used to treat malaria and certain chronic inflammatory conditions ...

Federal/State Task Force Targets COVID-19 Scams, Hoarding, Gouging and More

NEWARK, N.J. – State and federal law enforcement officials have formed a joint federal/state task force to investigate and prosecute a wide range of misconduct arising from the COVID-19 pandemic, including the unlawful hoarding of medical supplies, price gouging, charity scams, procurement fraud, insurance fraud, phishing schemes, and false and misleading investment opportunities.

The ...

Rise in Visitors to Belmar’s Beachfront Prompts Officials to Close Boardwalk amid Coronavirus Concerns

BELMAR, NJ — A growing influx of visitors to Belmar’s beachfront has prompted the borough to close its boardwalk and ban parking on the east side of Ocean Avenue.

The decision announced today by Mayor Mark Walsifer was based on hourly monitoring of the boardwalk, which showed a daily increase of visitors, as nearby shore towns closed their boardwalks in response to the coronavirus ...

March 31 Somerset County COVID-19 Update: 11 Deaths, 405 Cases, 84 in Franklin

March 31, 2020

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Tuesday update shows 84 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the township, with a total of 405 cases in Somerset County, and 11 deaths caused by complications of COVID-19.

Somerset County reported 74 new cases overnight, with Far Hills reporting its first case; the borough had been the only Somerset County municipality without a ...

County Park Commission Extending Closure of Programs, Events

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset County Park Commission is extending the closure of its programs, events and activities until April 30, in line with the social distancing directive from President Donald Trump.

Remaining open with strict consideration given to social distancing requirements are Natirar Park in Far Hills and Peapack-Gladstone; Duke Island Park and North Branch Park in Bridgewater; ...

4th NJ ShopRite Employee Diagnosed with COVID-19; Store Adjusts Operations

OLD BRIDGE, NJ - The Shop Rite of Old Bridge store in the Fairway Plaza on Route 9 has reported a confirmed case of COVID-19 Saturday.

ShopRite stores in Newark, Morristown and Garwood had reported confirmed cases of COVID-19 last week.

The Old Bridge store implemented immediate changes, including a 70 percent reduction in the number of customers allowed in the store at one time and ...

March 31 Somerset County COVID-19 Update: 11 Deaths, 405 Cases, 84 in Franklin

March 31, 2020

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Tuesday update shows 84 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the township, with a total of 405 cases in Somerset County, and 11 deaths caused by complications of COVID-19.

Somerset County reported 74 new cases overnight, with Far Hills reporting its first case; the borough had been the only Somerset County municipality without a ...

County Park Commission Extending Closure of Programs, Events

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset County Park Commission is extending the closure of its programs, events and activities until April 30, in line with the social distancing directive from President Donald Trump.

Remaining open with strict consideration given to social distancing requirements are Natirar Park in Far Hills and Peapack-Gladstone; Duke Island Park and North Branch Park in Bridgewater; ...