Arts & Entertainment

May 11, 2021

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Hear ye, hear ye! Hasbrouck Heights Project Graduation requests your presence at the first-ever Renaissance Faire on Sunday. This family-friendly event offers fun and entertainment for children and adults on Sunday, May 16, from 1 p.m. to 5:30 p.m, in the Hasbrouck ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Free Public Library of Hasbrouck Heights is open for in-person browsing and computer use by appointment.   Masks must be worn and contactless temperature checks are required for all visitors.  Due to the nature of the setup as part of Borough Hall, the public is asked to ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The Wood-Ridge Memorial Library remains open to the public with modified opening hours and at 25% capacity. Browsing and computer time are limited to forty minutes, no advance reservation is required. The Book Drop is open for item returns and all materials will be quarantined for ...

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Legislation is Part of a $100 Million Relief Package for New Jersey Small Businesses LONG BRANCH, NJ – Gov. Phil Murphy signed into law S-3521, which provides $15 million in federal COVID-19 relief aid for arts and cultural venues throughout New Jersey. The bill – sponsored by Senators Joseph ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- With each holiday's arrival, one constant in Bloomfield is an imaginative scene on display in front of 226 Lakewood Drive   From elaborate Christmas displays to an essential workers tribute during the pandemic, resident James Joanow utilizes mannequins to help celebrate the ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Trenton City Hall posed as the United States Capitol recently as TV star Patrick Dempsey and the crew of the upcoming CBS program "Ways and Means" In looking for a location to shoot the political drama, the show re-imagined the Town Hall in the New Jersey Capitol as the Capitol in ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - For one Hasbrouck Heights teacher, her talent is extending from sharing in the classroom, to a larger stage. Shannon Rodenberg, American Sign Language teacher at Hasbrouck Heights Middle School, is taking her signing to "America’s Got Talent." “I am extremely excited for ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Artists who live or work in Bergen County are invited to apply to "Studio Sneak Peek" sponsored by The Northern New Jersey Community Foundation's ArtsBergen. Three artists from the visual and performing arts will be selected to participate by creating pre-recorded videos in their ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Rock legends and New Jersey Hall of Fame inductees Bruce Springsteen and Jon Bon Jovi represented their home state at the Inauguration Day festivities for President Joe Biden on Wednesday, Jan. 20.  The Boss kicked off the show with an acoustic version of "Land of Hope and Dreams." ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- New Jerseyan rockers Bruce Springsteen adn Jon Bon Jovi is among numerous stars from the entertainment world who will perform during Joe Biden's Inauguration TV Special that will take place instead of a traditional Inaugural Ball. The Rock & Roll Hall of Famer ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Happy New Year from all of us to you!  The Free Public Library of Hasbrouck Heights is open for in-person browsing by appointment.   Masks must be worn at all times and contactless temperature checks are required for all visitors.  Due to the nature of our setup as part of ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Take some time in the new year to explore the offerings at the Wood-Ridge Memorial Library in January. It remains open to the public with modified opening hours and at 25% capacity. Browsing and computer time are limited to forty minutes, no advance reservation is required. The ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Christmas songs you may have heard wafting about town was from a group of Hasbrouck Heights residents who brought some holiday cheer by caroling throughout the borough on Saturday night.  It started with a social media post in mid-November from Missy Handschuh, ...

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LOS ANGELES, CA - Hasbrouck Heights resident Jason Biggs will host a new game show set to debut in February on FOX. The actor will host "Cherries Wild," a collaboration between the network and a major soft drink brand, it was reported by Variety. The 30-minute show will debut February 14. In the ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Free Public Library of Hasbrouck Heights honored two retiring longtime borough employees during the Board of Trustees final meeting of the year Tuesday night. Library Director Mimi Hui made the virtual presentation during the Zoom meeting to outgoing Councilman Justin ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Free Public Library of Hasbrouck Heights is open for in-person browsing by appointment.   Masks must be worn at all times and contactless temperature checks are required for all visitors.  Due to the nature of our setup as part of Borough Hall, the public is asked to use ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ -  The Wood-Ridge Memorial Library remains open to the public with modified opening hours and at 25% capacity. Browsing and computer time are limited to forty minutes, no advance reservation is required. The Book Drop is open for item returns and all materials will be quarantined for ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Across the United States, November is recognized in the United States as National Adoption Month. For one Hasbrouck Heights Middle School teacher, Dana Regan, this especially hits home, as she wrote a children’s book, Amarylli’s Bunny: Where is She Now?, about her adopted ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The Wood-Ridge Memorial Library re-opened to the public in early July and continues to operate with modified opening hours and at 25% capacity. Browsing time is limited to one hour and computer time is limited to twenty minutes. The Book Drop is open for items returns and all ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - On the one night each year when shambling zombies and blood-thirsty vampires are everywhere, something much scarier will be lurking. COVID-19 will be a specter hanging over this year's Halloween festivities. Fear not, trick or treaters. Experts say there are still ways ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ  - The Aviators are getting the band back together....sorta of. The Hasbrouck Heights High School/Middle School Music Department is assembling a Pep Band for the upcoming football season.  The band is open to students in grade 7 through 12 who play the traditional band ...

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A coalition of funders has established the New Jersey Arts and Culture Recovery Fund (NJACRF) to help ensure the survival of the state’s cultural sector that has faced economic devastation from the COVID-19 pandemic.  The Fund has so far raised more than $1.6 million, including a lead matching ...

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NEW JERSEY -- The New Jersey Hall of Fame (NJHOF) has announced who the inductees are for the incoming Class of 2019-2020 – a "Who's Who" of some of the Garden State’s best and brightest. Among them are Nobel prize-winning economist Milton Friedman, two-time Super Bowl Champion Eli Manning, ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ -  With the shutdown of much of the entertainment industry due to the current state of the country, two Wood-Ridge teenagers found themselves taking part in a different type of production: "BEETLEJUICE: The Online Musical" | The Unauthorized Musical Parody. Adam Lucas, chief ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - For many, drive-in movie theaters stir up nostalgic images of vintage cars, poodle skirts, and popcorn. You don't have to look too far this summer for outdoor drive-in movie theaters, though. Not only were they invented right here in NJ, they're now popping up all over, even in Glen ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Trustees of the Free Public Library of Hasbrouck Heights will hold its July meeting at 7:30 p.m. online via the Library’s Zoom platform on Tuesday, July 21. To join the Zoom meetings, visit the library's ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights Public Library is working towards reopening, but they're not quite there yet.  The building may be temporarily closed but curbside service continues to be offered to patrons during the weekday, Monday through Friday, between the hours of 11 AM to 3 PM.  ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — “This week, Paper Mill lost a beloved member of our family to the deadly coronavirus,” shared Mark S. Hoebee, Paper Mill Playhouse Producing Artistic Director.  Broadway and television actor Nick Cordero died Sunday after 95 days in the hospital fighting COVID-19, which included ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Wood-Ridge Memorial Library is scheduled to re-open to the public on Monday, July 6, with limited capacity and with accordance of state mandated guidelines. Wood-Ridge Memorial Library closed in mid-March.  New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy announced the re-opening of libraries on ...

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JERSEY CITY, N.J. — They say one man’s trash is another’s treasure.  For vintage food expert Old Smokey and collector Josh Macuga, cohosts of History's (formerly known as The History Channel) “Eating History” — a reality show where the men are on a quest to unearth (and eat) the oldest foods to ...

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