Livingston High School Marching Band to Compete in Roxbury Classic Saturday

September 22, 2016

ROXBURY, NJ - An evening of musical entertainment for the whole family will feature the Livingston High School Marching Band on Saturday, Sept. 24 at the eighth-annual Roxbury Marching Band Classic. 

The Roxbury Classic, an annual competition of local and regional high school marching bands, is an opportunity to experience a diverse range of performances ...

Casino Night/Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament Benefits Daughters of Israel in West Orange

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Daughters of Israel’s Casino Night/Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament, a charity benefit for the Home located at 1155 Pleasant Valley Way in West Orange, attracted nearly 200 local supporters on Thursday, Sept. 15, at the Crystal Plaza in Livingston.

Underwritten by Valley National Bank, Casino Night aims to raise between $30-60,000 as it has in previous ...

First Hands-On Braiding Program at Livingston Public Library is a Success

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Within days of opening registration for the first “Back to School with Braids” workshop, the Livingston Public Library had a waiting list that was nearly the same length as the list of registered participants. On Sept. 7, 70 Livingston moms, daughters and friends gathered at the library for a free program teaching them how to create modern, fun braids.

From ...

Livingston Community Players Find a New Home in Time to Begin Auditions for Fall Cabaret

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Since spreading the word about its need for a new rehearsal venue, Livingston Community Players (LCP) President Phyllis Meranus and Producer Lois Dyer received a message from Pastor Susan Gillespie of Trinity Covenant Church in Livingston: that the church had a small stage in its Fellowship Hall and that they would welcome LCP. 

Around the same time, LCP was ...

TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-News


Upcoming Events

Sun, September 25, 12:00 PM

Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center, Little Falls

Celebration of the Life of Yogi Berra

Arts & Entertainment Other Sports

Sun, September 25, 12:00 PM

Montclair Art Museum, Montclair

do it

Arts & Entertainment

Sun, September 25, 1:00 PM

Montclair Art Museum, Montclair

NEW! Drop-In Studio - Every Sunday, 1–4 p.m., ...

Arts & Entertainment

Livingston Public Library to Offer Zentangle Art Workshops for Seniors

September 13, 2016

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Always looking to present new and innovative programs for its adult patrons, the Livingston Public Library is presenting a new program this fall called Zentangle, created after successful adult coloring sessions in the spring and summer

“Adult coloring books are great, but wouldn’t you like to create these beautiful images yourself?” asked Archana ...

Fool Me Once by Harlan Coben

Fool Me Once by Harlan Coben (Penguin, 2016)


Think Space Mountain in Disney World, which you ride in complete darkness. It's the only roller coaster in the world that I will ride on because I can't see all the scarey dips and whirls coming at me in the inkiness. Riding Space Mountain is the best analogy that I can think of for reading Harlan Coben's hottest best seller ...

‘Bathing in Moonlight’ Recalls 1950s Cuba

PRINCETON, NJ – Although this  play by Nilo Cruz is set in 2015, reflecting both Cuba and Miami, the theme is closer to struggles at least 30 years earlier. 

A priest who falls in love would more likely become an Episcopalian or even a Unitarian. So this dichotomy makes the whole premise less than believable. It’s really “The Thornbirds” revisited.
Raul ...

You’re Only as Old as You Dress

“Do you think this is too young for me?” asked a voice from behind me. I turned from the dressing room door where my teenage daughter was trying on clothes.

The “this” in question was a super-clingy, lycra mini dress in a black and purple animal print.

The “me” who was asking, was a 40-something year-old mom.

I was, quite literally, at a loss for ...