Arts & Entertainment

November 12, 2018

MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township High School “School of Rock” music organization was one of seven groups whose documentaries were winners in the Sonic Highways Hometown Documentaries Film Festival contest. Steven Van Zandt, who is a member of Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band, worked in ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Residents who attended the Nov. 3 Montville Township Public Library Diwali celebration were treated to a multi-station event where kids and adults could experience different facets of the holiday and learn about the Hindu Festival of Lights. Members of the library’s Teen Advisory ...

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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – Holiday season anticipation was in the air – literally – as balloons and robotic floats to be used in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade were being tested Saturday morning in a parking lot behind Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherford. Christmas magic was made as the balloons ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Actor Neill Hartley brought his rendition of Washington Irving’s “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” to the Montville Township Public Library on Oct. 25.  Dressed in colonial garb, the Philadelphia-based Hartley performed the one-man show mainly as Ichabod Crane, the lead character in ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ- The Morristown CraftMarket, now celebrating its 42nd consecutive year as a nationally acclaimed and charitable fine art and craft show featuring 160 gifted artists from over 25 states throughout the country, will be held Friday, October 19 through Sunday, October 21 at the ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – With just a couple of weeks until the school bells ring, the Montville Township Public Library hosted its kids’ summer reading program finale on Aug. 15. Kids who signed up during the summer to read more due to the library’s program enjoyed ice cream, a petting zoo, and they ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Montville Township residents were treated to a visit from “Mark Twain,” who assured them – tongue in cheek – that rumors of his death were greatly exaggerated, but when the real Mark Twain died, “I went to heaven and didn’t see any of my friends.” Mark Twain re-enactor Charles ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Years of practice and hard work are paying off, as Towaco resident Zach Matari and his band the After Parti are opening for pop singer Andy Grammer at the Quick Chek Balloon Festival on July 27. Matari told TAPinto Montville he’s been singing since he was very little, because he ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - In recent months, the Montville Township Public Schools’ music program celebrated its final events at the elementary, middle and high school levels. These events included instrumental and choral concerts at the elementary schools, concerts by the Robert R. Lazar Middle School music ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – If you wanted fun, no matter your age, the library parking lot was the place to be on Saturday, June 30 for the Montville Township 4th of July celebration. The day began just before 1 p.m. with Police Explorer Post 805 and VFW Post 5481 presenting the colors, conducting the ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township Public Library’s Teen Advisory Board, the group of teens responsible for conducting teen programs and advising the library staff on programs and material purchases, has been awarded a Library Service Award from the New Jersey Library Association. The award, ...

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MONROE TWP., N.J. — James Duffey, 18 of Garwood, drove his 2014 mustang through the doors of the Tractor Supply in Monroe Township, N.J. on Tuesday, June 12, about 12:30 p.m. But it isn't what you think. Duffey is a lot like other high school seniors. He likes to go out with his friends for a ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ- Entering the Dr. Robert O. Stafford Auditorium at Montville Township High School, one can witness the curtains sliding to make way for the collection of talented musicians, singing perfectly in sync with the group of instrumental musicians in the pit. The 25th Annual Putnam County ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township High School Music Program put on a brief concert for the residents of The Chelsea at Montville in April, proceeding with their mission as a chapter of the nationwide Tri-M Music Honor Society to “spread music in the community.” “We came to The Chelsea to ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Montville Township High School art teacher Sharon Pflug-Moench announced that nine MTHS art students’ works have been accepted for display at the Blackwell Street Artists’ Annual High School Exhibition with one senior receiving top honors. “I entered 18 ceramics pieces from nine ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – If you like fudge, dumplings, Polish food, empanadas, soaps, artwork, jewelry and candles, you were definitely in heaven if you attended William Mason Elementary School's third annual student entrepreneur marketplace on March 24. The students learned, through a series of ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - Santina DiBenedetto and Raelle Lamela, two students from Robert R. Lazar Middle School, are among only 275 junior high students from across Northern New Jersey who were chosen to sing in the North Jersey School Music Association’s 2018 North Jersey Junior High School Regional Honors ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township Public Library is experiencing delays in acquiring inter-library loans from other libraries, according to an announcement on the library’s website. This is due to problems with the new delivery service the state library has contracted with this year, ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Montville Township kids got a lesson in science – and fun – at the library Jan. 10 when Science Explorers’ “Atomic Amy” presented a lesson in the three states of matter. The kids, ages kindergarten through fifth grade, were treated to a lesson in how to be a scientist, as Amy, ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ - It was quite obvious that at the grand opening of Montville Township’s Studio J Dance Academy, everyone acquainted with Jessica Mellace, owner and artistic director, admired her for her ability to have a dream and make it come true. But more importantly, they admired her for her ...

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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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MONTVILLE, NJ – After Ross Tanner’s fiancée passed away from the disease cystic fibrosis in August of 2015, he suffered from severe depression. He started writing a blog as a way to heal, he told TAPinto Montville, but then turned to writing children’s books. His first book, I Will Not Stop My ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township Library Board of Trustees met on Nov. 29 to discuss and vote on the 2018 budget, which will include a new librarian to handle technology and social networking, more programs at different times and geared to new audiences, and more children’s ...

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