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Arts & Entertainment

September 22, 2022

CAMDEN, NJ – More than a thousand faces reside in the living room of Donald T. William's home on Magnolia Avenue in the Parkside neighborhood. If William's vision goes as planned, thousands more – as many as 10,000 – someday will join him in his townhouse. He has no concerns about it getting ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – From the guy who falls asleep on your shoulder to the kid who won’t turn down that awful rap music to the woman with the stinky fish tacos – commuting can be a stressful experience. A new art exhibition launched in and around the New Brunswick Train Station seeks to make it a ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ — On Sunday evening at the VFW former rocker Jack Grondin from 38 Special shared his life story from his time growing up in Kenilworth to his journey as a musician, starting with playing the accordion as a young child. He loved playing the accordion, until he discovered baseball.

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MONTVILLE, NJ - The Montville Township Library is the place to go for lifelong learning! Sign up for a Montville Township Library Card during the Month of September and receive a Montville Township Library Canvas Tote Bag!** Want to know what your Montville Township Library Card gets ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Kenilworth resident Telina Cuppari is the new world record holder for the Largest Collection of Pizza-Related Items. On Wednesday, August, 24 2022, Guinness World Records Headquarters based in London, England contacted Telina to let her know her application was approved and that ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Famed actress and recording artist Queen Latifah will aim to spread some love and positive vibes around Newark next month in an effort to bring peace to the community as she hosts the city's annual "#24HrsOfPeace" event. Newark Mayor Ras Baraka announced Latifah will host the event, ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ -- A talented young woman from Mount Laurel showed the country her performance abilities recently on "America's Got Talent" and impressed even the toughest judge Simon Cowell.  The 16-year-old Camille K. (her last name was not published by the television program) recently ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — When he signed up for a dating app, he had no idea it would lead to a date with reality television. But Ahhre Maros’ foray into online dating soon led to him being on Lifetime’s “Five Guys A Week,” a show where five men vie for the affection of one woman over one week. “I got ...

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FANWOOD, NJ -- B Street Band singer Glenn Stuart has been paying tribute to "The Boss," Bruce Springsteen, for much of his adult life, but with release of "Highways and Rivers (Springsteen and Me)," he is doing it via an original song for the first time.  "Over the past thirty odd years of doing ...

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WASHINGTON, NJ – The New Jersey Sunflower Trail at Von Thun Farms is a must-visit summer destination in the tri-state area. Located in the scenic rolling hills of Warren County, the sunflower trail is open daily through Labor Day, 9 – 5 on weekends and 10 – 5 on weekdays. The farm has eight ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band will be playing in Newark for the first time in nearly seven years when the band comes April 14, 2023, to the Prudential Center as part of its 2023 international tour. The stop is part of an international tour that kicks off on Feb. 1, 2023, ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Less than three weeks after her graduation from Livingston High School (LHS) in June, resident Nidhi Ladda and her dance partner, 25-year-old West Orange resident Krupa Patel, were honored by the Livingston mayor and council for participating in the famed Carnegie Hall’s inaugural ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Recreation Department is sponsoring two movies in the park for the summer of 2022. The movies are free and for all ages, and will take place at the Montville Community Park Amphitheater. Park behind Montville Twp. High School or Public Library (enter from 90 or 100 ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Recreation Department is sponsoring concerts in the park for summer 2022. Concerts are free and feature music of all genres for all ages. They take place on Tuesdays in July and August from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Montville Community Park Amphitheater Park ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - Due to the weather forecast, the Kootz Band scheduled to perform this evening, Tuesday, July 5 has been rescheduled for Thursday, July 7 according to Montville Twp administration. The Montville Township 2022 Concerts in the Park lineup for Tuesday evenings at 7 p.m. this summer ...

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UNITED STATES -- Many Americans will celebrate the Fourth of July holiday with backyard BBQs, picnics or a trip to the beach. But did you know that Independence Day was not a paid federal holiday until 1938, Congress changed it? (source: ACEI-Global).  1. Thomas Jefferson was not the only author ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - Celebrate America's Independence by soaking up some history or watching the fireworks.  Here are some ways to celebrate this holiday weekend: June 30 Hanover Township- Fireworks at the Municipal Complex on North Jefferson Road; begins at 6pm July 1 Montville ...

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Whenever I’m inspired to write a movie review, I try to focus on original films and not sequels or installments in larger franchises. This is partially out of laziness for not wanting to explain countless plot points from previous films just to get readers up to speed. This month, I’m making an ...

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WAYNE, NJ – Wayne Valley High School Alumni Ryan Szamosszegi - an Emmy-winning television writer working under the stage name Ryan Zamo - is working to take the Wayne Valley Student Dance Association (SDA) program and turn it into a reality TV show. His efforts have been rewarded. Lifetime ...

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Ray Liotta, the New Jersey native who starred as Henry Hill in "Goodfellas," has died. Liotta, who was born in Newark and grew up from Union Township, graduating from Union High School, was 67 years old. Deadline reports he died in his sleep in the Dominican Republic, where he was shooting ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - In 1977, George Lucas’ Star Wars hit theaters.  This May 4th, celebrate forty years of fandom on Star Wars Day. The history of this day dates to an ad placed in the London Evening News in 1979 congratulating Margaret Thatcher as she took office as UK Prime Minister.  The ad ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Montville Township Recreation announced its 2022 Concerts in the Park lineup for Tuesday evenings this summer. The free concert series will begin July 5 and include some fall concerts. All concerts begin at 7 p.m., with rain dates on Thursdays at the same time. All concerts are held ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – When school social worker Sydney Kirsch saw that her students were struggling emotionally coming back from a year of remote learning, she wanted to help. So she created a book called “Michael and His Hot Air Balloon” to help, using a breathing technique that helps manage ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Hundreds of Montville kids were egg-xactly where they wanted to be, when, after a two-year hiatus, the annual Easter Egg Hunt was held on April 10 at the Community Park. The Easter Bunny was brought in on a Montville Fire Department truck and kids took pictures with the smiling ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ – Natalia Hazlitt,10-year-old fourth grader at Mountain Park Elementary School, co-wrote a children's book Charlie's First Haircut during the pandemic with her father Chaz Hazlitt.  Chaz Hazlitt is a celebrity barber to numerous music artists, actors and athletes, and owns ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Montville Township Lazar Middle School students Etash Arni, Thomas Jenkins, Zaara Mehta and Viraj Sharma placed second in the teamwork challenge for the New Jersey VEX Pitching-In State Championship. Their performance has qualified the team for the 2022 Vex Robotics World ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – James Long wants this array 13,000 shotgun casings standing dutifully shoulder to shoulder on the floor of the Hungarian Heritage Center to become a conversation starter. The Greater Brunswick Charter School art teacher is hoping this art piece can foster interaction between ...

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Programs will focus on STEM/STEAM topics MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township Public Library is pleased to be one of 13 libraries in the state to receive a $500 New Jersey Maker’s Day mini-grant. These grants support STEM and maker programs in the month of March, coinciding with the annual New ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - Lazar students will be staging a production of High School Musical, Jr. at the MTHS Auditorium on March 17 and 18, 2022 at 7:00PM. This up-beat throwback to the ins and outs of high school drama is a nostalgic romp for young and old alike!  The audition notice is posted for ...

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Why would anyone ever want to live in Gotham City? The sun never shines, the whole place is laden with crime, and the citizens are under constant threat of attack from costumed super villains. Maybe the housing market is good, and there’s certainly the selling point of a billionaire in a bat suit ...

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