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Arts & Entertainment

July 10, 2022

HILLSIDE, NJ — Calling all music lovers! The first Hillside Jazz Festival is set to take place on Wednesday, July 13, 2022, from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church at 166 Hillside Ave. First Baptist Church and the Hillside Branch of the NAACP are teaming up to host the free event. The ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ — Rhythm & Blues by the Brook, a full afternoon of free music and activities at Cedar Brook Park in Plainfield, returns on Saturday, June 4 from noon to 6:00 p.m. to kick off summer. “We are delighted to bring Rhythm & Blues by the Brook back to Union County this year,” ...

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ — Stephen "Steve" C. Jerden has been named Grand Marshal for the annual Roselle Park Memorial Day Parade. Jerden was nominated by The American Legion Post 60, which is located in Roselle Park. The parade is Monday, May 30 at Sherman Elementary School. Jerden, a native of ...

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RAHWAY, NJ — At one point in Thursday night's  HYPROV: Improv Under Hypnosis at the Union County Performing Arts Center, Colin Mochrie, of the long-running hit show Whose Line is it Anyway?, directed audience volunteers, recently put under the spell of master hypnotist Asad Mecci, in a skit in ...

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UNION, NJ - Irish eyes are not smiling with the news that the Union County St. Patrick's Day Parade has been postponed for another two weeks due to a forecast of rain, heavy wind gusts and potential snow flurries on Saturday. The Union County St. Patrick's Day Parade Committee Chairwoman Pam ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - The Institute of Music for Children has been approved for a $45,000 Grants for Arts Projects award to support the Summer Arts Institute by the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). This is the highest arts grant in the state, and among the highest 20% in the nation. “The ...

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HILLSIDE, NJ - Hillside's Cheryl Payne won Honorable Mention in the 55th annual New Jersey Senior Citizen Art Show.  The 2021 New Jersey Senior Art Show can be viewed online at njseniorarts.com. “The Senior Citizen Art Show enables senior artists from all walks of life to share their vision ...

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Despite the rainy night, more than one hundred children and adults had smiles on their faces because of a virtual magic show held by TAPinto on Thursday, Sept. 23 at 7 p.m. The “Welcome Back to School Magic Show” was hosted by TAPinto and sponsored by the Atlantic Health System's Children's ...

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HILLSIDE, NJ - All Union County residents are invited to the next outdoor movie night in Union County’s “Family Fun and Flix” series. The series continues with Aladdin on Thursday, August 26. The screening will cap Multicultural Entertainment Day in Conant Park, a full day of free public activities ...

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