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Arts & Entertainment

September 26, 2022

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The John J. Carney VFW Post 4589 is hosting an adults-only Halloween Party on Saturday, October 29 from 6 p.m. until 10 p.m. Tickets are $25 and include a buffet dinner and a complimentary drink. Tickets must be purchased in advance and will not be sold at the door on the night of ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Oktoberfest is back this fall at the Spotswood Municipal Building on Friday, September 30 from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. The family-friendly event celebrates the borough's emergency services professionals. Residents are invited to come out and enjoy food trucks, a beer garden, kids ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - The winners of the fifth annual Milltown Photography Contest were announced on August 16 at a special reception at the Milltown Public Library. The popular contest is sponsored by the Friends of the Milltown Public Library. This year's theme was seasons in Milltown. Fourth-grader ...

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CARTERET, NJ — The Central Jersey Arts Council is looking for bands and other music artists to showcase their talents at September’s annual Ethnic Day and Charity Carnival. This year’s 46th annual Ethnic Day celebration begins Thursday, Sept. 15 at Carteret Waterfront Park and runs through ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - The winners of the fifth annual Milltown Public Library's Photography Contest will be announced at a special award reception ceremony at the Milltown Public Library on Tuesday, August 16 at 6:30 p.m. The theme of the 2022 photography contest is hidden treasures in Milltown. The ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK NJ - Hey, it wasn't like the County Fair was going on across the street or anything! Real Housewives of New Jersey star Teresa Guidice married for the second time this Saturday night to Louie Ruelas at the Park Chateau on Cranbury Road in East Brunswick at a lavish event attended ...

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NEW YORK, NY - It's been a whirlwind weekend for Spotswood's Jenna Cia in the Big Apple as the teen made her Off-Broadway debut on August 4 in Camp, A New Musical at Theatre Row on 42nd Street. The new musical is written and directed by New Jersey's David Meenan was set to premiere in July 2020, ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Fireworks on Sunday night mark the conclusion of the Middlesex County Fair in East Brunswick, as the sky is illuminated at around 9:15 p.m. The fair has once again been a sweltering success despite a week of record heat in Central New Jersey. The fair's final evening closes at ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - This past week, East Brunswick has been hosting the 84th annual Middlesex County fair on Cranberry and Fern Road. Residents from all over the county have been gathering at the annual fair to enjoy games, rides, food, petting zoos, local vendors and live entertainment. An ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Middlesex County Fair will open on Friday, August 5 p.m. at 5:00 at 655 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick. Tonight, Arena Rock, a cover band that performs hits from Boston, Journey, Pat Benatar, AC/DC, Guns N’ Roses, Styx, Aerosmith, Rush, Foreigner, Queen, takes the main ...

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NEW YORK, NY - Spotswood's Jenna Cia will finally get to make her Off-Broadway debut Thursday night in Camp, A New Musical at Theatre Row in Manhattan at 8 p.m. The new musical that is written and directed by New Jersey's David Meenan was set to premiere in July 2020, but was canceled as all ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Middlesex County Fair will open tonight Thursday August 4 at 5:00 p.m. at 655 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick. Tonight, Asbury Fever, a Bruce Springsteen and the E-Street Band and Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes cover band, take the main stage at 8:00.  It's going to be ...

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HELMETTA, NJ - Mark the calendar for the borough's annual Helmetta Day celebration on Saturday, September 24 at the Maple Street Pavilion at 4 p.m. The family-friendly event will include food, games, a bear and sangria garden along with live music and more. A fireworks display at dusk will cap off ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Rubber ducks will be taking over Devoe Lake on Saturday, August 6 for a quack-tacular duckie race sponsored by American Legion Post 253. Ducks are $10 per rubber duck. The first five ducks to cross the finish line receive a $400 gift card. All the proceeds from the duck race go to ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Middlesex County Fair will kick off its opening day with fireworks on Monday, August 1. The annual fireworks will begin at around 9:15 p.m. Fireworks will also be held on Sunday, August 7, which is the last day of the fair.

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Movie goers just need to bring chairs to the Tuesday, August 2 free family movie night at 8 p.m. in the borough's Municipal Building's parking lot. On the big screen will be the animated movie The Bad Guys. Movie night is hosted by the borough in conjunction with the Spotswood ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Middlesex County Fair returns to East Brunswick on Monday, August 1 at 5:00 p.m. at 655 Cranbury Road. Politicians, first responders, scouts, county agencies, farming organizations and the Middlesex County 4-H program will use this opportunity to connect with local ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The borough in conjunction with the Spotswood Police Department, the Spotswood PBA Local #225 and the Spotswood NJ Municipal Alliance is hosting a free, family outdoor moving night on Tuesday, August 2 at 8 p.m. in the Municipal Building's parking lot. On the big screen will be the ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - Looking for something for the kids to do? Magician Ed will be taking over the Milltown Public Library on Saturday, July 16 for a special show at noon for kids ages three to seven. The magic show is free and is sponsored by the Friends of the Milltown Public Library. Registration is ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - Back by popular demand is another session of Read with a Pooch at the Milltown Public Library on Saturday, July 23. Kids can sign up to have a 15-minute time slot to read their favorite book to a sweet, cuddly therapy dog from noon until 1 p.m. Time slots are limited and fill up ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - Fourth of July 2022 was back again with a bang for Milltown. The Milltown Fourth of July Committee headed by President David Potter plans a firecracker of a patriotic celebration that includes a whole day of family-friendly fun from the 6 a.m. fishing derby to the evening-ending ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - The Milltown Fourth of July Committee rolled out a fabulous July 4 for its residents and nearby communities. The full day of family-friendly events started bright and early at 6 a.m. with the fishing derby. It was followed by the Firecracker Fun Run and 5K. Kyle Price was the overall ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – State Theatre New Jersey (STNJ) will allocate a set amount of $10 tickets to every performance at the fully renovated theater thanks to its participation in a program supported by Bank of America. The Families First Discovery Program seeks to remove financial barriers for ...

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HELMETTA/SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Spotswood Mayor Jackie Palmer and Helmetta Mayor Chris Slavicek teamed up to host the second annual Independece Day Mayor's March and Spark in the Park on Saturday. Last summer, the two borough mayors began the new tradition with a parade originating in Spotswood and ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Hallmark Channel isn't the only one pulling on the red and green with a few sleigh bells this July. Last week the Spotswood High School cheer team along with their coach Jackie Cassidy played elves to help deck the halls at the SHOP at St. Peter's. The popular thrift shop is ...

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HELMETTA/SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The second annual Mayor's March and Spark in the Park is on for Saturday, July 2. Spotswood and Helmetta residents planning to attend both events need to be aware of impending road closures. The Independence Day 2022 celebration starts with the Mayor's March lead by ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - Don't be left quacking on the Fourth of July. Ducks are now on sale for St. Paul's Church's annual Rubber Duck Race by the Main Street Bridge. The ducks will start their swim at 12:30 p.m. on Monday, July 4 following the Milltown Fourth of July Parade. Ducks are five for $20 and are ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – George Street Playhouse, the cornerstone of the city’s vibrant performing arts community, has announced a five-show season that will begin in October and feature the world premiere of biographical musical based on the life of divorced woman-turned-entrepreneur. “Joy” is the ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Several events are planned throughout the city to commemorate Juneteenth, a federal holiday marking the end of slavery in the United States. The highlight of the citywide celebration will be the Juneteenth Celebration Parade and Cultural Festival, organized by the Vulcan ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - There is still time to snap a noteworthy photo for the fifth annual Milltown Public Library's Photography Contest, but the deadline is approaching quickly. This year's theme is seasons in Milltown and submissions are welcome from photographers of all ages. Deadline for submissions is ...

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