Arts & Entertainment

June 11, 2018

LINDEN, NJ - The City of Linden has announced the dates and performers for the 2018 Summer Concert Series, which is set to begin on Tuesday, June 12. Concert performances are located at the Raymond Wood Bauer Promenade located at 400 North Wood Avenue at 7:30 p.m. In addition to the concerts, ...

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LINDEN, NJ - Linden resident Angelito L. David won first place in the professional watercolor category during the opening reception of the 2018 Union County Senior Citizens Art Exhibit in Union. The Senior Art Exhibit is an annual program run through the Union County Office of Cultural and ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - On Saturday, Feb. 10, the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders will recognize lifelong Elizabeth resident Kim Nesbitt Good with the annual Chester Holmes Humanitarian Award during a Black History Month celebration at the historic Union County Performing Arts Center, 1601 Irving ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - The Rahway Public Library will present; The Life and Writing of James Baldwin, an exploration of Baldwin’s literary and social justice work. Actor/comic Grant Cooper will bring Baldwin’s words to life in dramatic interpretation, complemented by historical context from scholar Dr.

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UNION COUNTY, NJ - The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is pleased to welcome all residents and visitors to the 2018 Union County Black History Month Celebration event, featuring a screening of Men of Bronze, a rare 1977 documentary about the 369th Regiment in World War I. Keynote ...

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LINDEN, NJ - Linden Councilwoman Rhashonna Cosby, in partnership with the Division of Public Property and Community Affairs, invites the community to the Seventh Annual Celebration of African American History on Thursday, February 15 at the Linden Multi-Purpose Center. Councilwoman Cosby is ...

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LINDEN, NJ - Heavy snow, gusting winds and bitter cold pummeled Linden on Thursday, with forecast of up to eight inches of snow in some areas of town. How did you spend your snowy day?  Whether you were shoveling snow or playing with your kids making snow angels, we'd love to see your photos and ...

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LINDEN, NJ - The Linden Free Public Library would like residents to join them as they celebrate the 90th Anniversary on New Year's Day with a film series on the first Friday of every month at 1 pm.   January 5 - The Great Gatsby (1974) PG - Relive the time when the Linden Public Library was ...

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NEW YORK – Walter Fuhrman Palmer, the head electrician at the venerable New York Times newspaper more than 100 years ago, helped to create a legacy shared by tens of millions of people who have jammed Times Square on New Year’s Eve to celebrate the traditional countdown to the New Year. Palmer, ...

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LINDEN, NJ - Children in the 5th Ward received an early Christmas surprise over the weekend. Santa Claus left the reindeer and sleigh behind and walked in with a bag full of goodies at the Multi Purpose Center on John St on Saturday morning. Councilwoman Rhashonna Cosby has hosted this annual Santa ...

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LINDEN,NJ - Mayor Derek Armstead held his Third Annual Breakfast with Santa at Applebee's on West Edgar Road. Angelo, a graduate of Linden High School and now member of the Linden Mayor Youth Commission greeted families as they entered Applebee's. The breakfast was scheduled on Saturday from 8 a.m.

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LINDEN, NJ - The holiday season is here and the residents of the 5th Ward are invited to join Councilwoman Rhashonna Cosby and Council President Jorge Alvarez as they host the Annual Linden Fifth Ward Visit from Santa. The event will take place on Saturday, December 16, at the 5th Ward ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ -- The Union County Freeholders and the Department of Parks and Recreation invite Linden residents to celebrate the holiday season at the Warinanco Sports Center on Sunday, December 3. Kick off the season with family and friends at the newly modernized facility in Warinanco Park ...

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LINDEN, NJ - Come join Mayor Derek Armstead, Uptown Linden and the Linden Mayor’s Youth Commission at the 2nd Annual Holiday Breakfast with Santa.  The event will take place on Saturday, December 16, at Applebee’s, 671 W Edgar Road in Linden from 8am to 10am. Kids free up to age 13. The event is ...

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LINDEN, NJ - Friday evening marked the annual tree lighting in Linden. In spite of cold temperatures, local families gathered to attend the revered event. Mayor Derek Armstead and the City Council were present to lead the countdown to light the tree. "Linden is a town with a lot going ...

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