Arts & Entertainment

August 24, 2018

JERSEY CITY, NJ - Actor Garry Pastore portrays NYPD Detective John Belson in the new film Sarah Q, directed by John Gallagher. Sarah Q will make its World Premiere at The Golden Door International Film Festival in Jersey City during the weekend of September 21. This film is the third collaboration ...

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KENILWORTH, N.J.– The JPs, an island-Infused duo, comprising “Kenilworth’s own” renowned singer-songwriter Jimi Pappas on guitar and John Patti on steel drums, will be flying in from Florida for an “End-of-Summer” Caribbean-Style Dinner Party to be presented by the Kenilworth Historical Society on ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - The Kenilworth Police Department has picked Aug. 6 as the "kickoff" day for this year's National Night Out event. The launch will take place behind Harding School from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. The address for Harding school is 426 Boulevard, Kenilworth, NJ 07033. "National Night out is ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ – The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders invites music fans of all ages to Rhythm and Blues by the Brook, a free outdoor music festival that will be held in Plainfield's Cedar Brook Park on Saturday, June 2.  This year’s event includes a celebration of African-American ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - David Brearley High School will perform its spring musical, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, later this month.   The musical about six young students competing in a regional spelling bee, with the winner moving on to the national spelling bee in Washington, D.C., will ...

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UNION, NJ – Thousands came out to watch the 22nd Union County St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Union on Saturday as pipe and drum bands, police associations, firemen, civic organization, Irish dancers and hundreds of others marched up Morris Avenue to the sounds of bagpipers and high school ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Meet John McPartlan, Scotch Plains resident and grand marshal of the Union County St. Patrick's Day Parade, which steps off promptly at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 10, 2018. A native of Bay Ridge, Brooklyn with roots in Co. Leitrim and Mayo, he attended Bishop Ford HS in ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - DiMario Park Playground will reopen on Sunday, March 18 at 1 p.m. with completely renovated facilities. The playground on Michigan Avenue includes equipment for both young and older children. The playground’s modern, multicolored theme was chosen to symbolize the vibrant and ...

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UNION, NJ—Twenty-one years after the first Union County St. Patrick’s Day Parade stepped off on Morris Avenue the tradition continues on Saturday, March 10 at 1:00 p.m. sharp with thousands of marchers and spectators gathering to celebrate the patron saint of Ireland. This year’s Grand ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – The Kenilworth Public Library will host a performance by the Good Tymes String Band later this month. The event is open to children of all ages and their families. “Join us for foot-tapping, knee-slapping banjo music and songs featuring Raymond Dreitlein, Pete Hauptman and ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – Looking for holiday fun? The Kenilworth Recreation Center is offering four ways for residents to enjoy the holiday season. Light the tree- Kenilworth residents are invited to bring one ornament to the annual tree lighting on Sunday, Dec. 3 at 6 p.m at Borough Hall. Enjoy carols, ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – Kenilworth resident Linda Yianolatos recently debuted her first book series, “Crystal City.” The series follows a group of kids as they explore seven magical rooms in an alternate city. In each room, a lesson is learned for the kids to take home with them. “With the help of ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – The Kenilworth Public Library will honor kids who read with its 3rd Annual 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Celebration. The event is open to children who have completed the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program in 2017, those who completed the program in earlier years and ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – Daryani Santana, a Kenilworth resident and restaurant owner, will bring a taste of Jersey to the Food Network on “Guy’s Big Project.” Santana, who owns Cha Cha Cuban with her father, is one of 10 contestants to appear on Guy Fieri’s newest reality show, which offers contestants ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – Halloween is one week away and the Kenilworth Recreation Department is offering plenty of ways to celebrate the spooky holiday. Read below for how to celebrate with the whole family. Celebrate: The Kenilworth Rec Department will host its annual Spooktacular on Saturday, Oct. 28 ...

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