Arts & Entertainment

October 12, 2018

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The New Providence PBA, in partnership with the Sharing Network, and the New Providence Lions, is proud to host the 2018 New Providence FREE Community Trunk-or-Treat Event on Sunday, October 21 from 2 to 4 p.m. The event will be held rain or shine. This is an all inclusive, fun ...

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The New Providence Memorial Library is the latest recipient of Overlook Medical Center's Health Literacy Tote Bag initiative.  Each Health Literacy tote bag is available to check out for 28 days and contains up-to-date books, DVDs, CDs and/or brochures on a particular health topic.   Topics ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The Third Annual Car Show, organized by the New Providence PBA Local #132, was a big success this Sunday attracting sixty cars and many town residents.  As dozens of classic cars glided into the parking lot behind Berkeley Aquatic, the new home of the Annual PBA Car Show, ...

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  WARREN, NJ - The Warren Township Green Team, in partnership with the Watchung Hills Regional High School Environmental Club, will hold a free showing of “Saving The Great Swamp: Battle to Defeat the Jetport, ” on Oct. 18, at 7 p.m. in the South Auditorium at Watchung Hills Regional High ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The award-winning Somerville High School Pioneer Marching Band will host its 38th Annual Marching Band Festival on Saturday Oct. 6.with 14 high school bands scheduled to perform at the event. The other 13 high school bands performing are from New Providence, Tottenville, ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Autumn Lake Healthcare at Berkeley Heights is proud to partner with the Senior Citizens club of Berkeley Heights and Senior Clubs in surrounding towns. Every Tuesday afternoon starting October 2 from 1:45 until 3:45 p.m. Autumn Lake welcomes all seniors to come to their ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - A warm, sunny Sunday afternoon brought a large crowd to New Providence’s First Carrot Cake Off held outdoors at Luminous Salon and Spa at 592 Central Ave. Ten contestants signed up to participate in the carrot cake contest.  Each contestant baked and displayed a carrot cake for ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - On a sweltering ninety-four degree afternoon this Thursday in the senior parking lot at New Providence High School, the 138 members of the 2018 New Providence High School Marching Band put on their full dress uniforms and congregated in line to climb the riser and stand in a ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ -- New Providence Memorial Library at 377 Elkwood Ave.,  will be celebrating National Library Card Sign-Up Month in September with a variety of programs, activities and special giveaways.  All residents are encouraged to come in and see what we have to offer in the way of ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ -- Actor Garry Pastore portrays NYPD Detective John Belson in the new film Sarah Q, directed by John Gallagher. Sarah Q will make its World Premiere at The Golden Door International Film Festival in Jersey City during the weekend of September 21. This film is the third collaboration ...

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  ELIZABETH, NJ –   Lesl Harker, of New Providence, will receive a Union County HEART Grant awarded by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders this year. The Union County HEART (History, Education, Arts Reaching Thousands) Grant Program provides funding for 63 artists, historians and ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - New Providence’s annual National Night Out went according to plan, without a single drop of rain, despite the dark clouds momentarily looming overhead.   Academy Street was littered with booths offering cotton candy, ice cream, dunking booths, a bouncy house, and a magician.

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - On July 20, 2018, Mary Delia, a senior at New Providence High School, won her first national title as National United Miss, part of the International United Miss Pageant system. On and off the stage of the scholarship-style pageant, Delia is an advocate for body positivity. She ...

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On Tuesday, August 7th, the Police, Fire and EMS are hosting National Night Out with sponsors JCP&L, Lions Club, Municipal Alliance and the New Providence BPA. In conjunction with the last scheduled summer concert of the New Providence Summer Concert series, bring the whole family for a night ...

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New Providence, NJ - With dark clouds overhead and the threat of rain looming, Thursday night’s scheduled concert, featuring The 1910 Fruitgum Company, was held at the municipal gym. The New Providence Concert Series has become a real hit with local residents and Thursrday’s attendance was ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Nature has inspired some of the world’s most famous artists of all backgrounds, from Claude Monet and Winslow Homer to John Singer Sargent. Some of their best-known paintings try to capture the beauty and power of nature. Debora Thedinga, a painter based in Berkeley Heights, ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - A taste of Liverpool circa 1964 came to Centennial Park in New Providence Thursday night as the Beatles tribute band, “The Day Trippers” ran through the hits of the Beatles early days for a crowd of well over 200.  The crowd ran the gamut from babies in strollers to senior ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - New Providence Business is proud to present four summer concerts offering music and entertainment for the whole family.  The free concerts will include face painting and a magician to entertain the kids, along with free hot dogs from The Prestige Diner, ice cream from Zita’s ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Scores of local residents made their way downtown to Centennial Park on a cool summer night, to partake in the annual New Providence Summer Concert Series. This year’s concert series was kicked off with a lively performance from the Asbury Fever Jersey Shore Party Band a Bruce ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The winners of the 2017 TAPinto Summer Concert Photo Contest are the Greco Family and Gov. Livingston teachers Lisa Dhaibar, Staci Toporek, Renee Murillo and Debora Thedinga. Contest sponsors are Dr. Patrick Smith of Smith Chiropractic, Goodman's Deli and Restaurant and ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Food, fireworks, rides, friends and great music draw the crowds to the annual Mt. Carmel Feast. Sunday evening the family friendly fireworks display capped off an evening of fun for those who brought the kids to the fair. This was  a smaller display than will the one ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J. – It’s time again for the annual Mt. Carmel Feast, a four-day festival full of food, music, games, rides, fireworks, and other family fun, located at Mt. Carmel Field in Berkeley Heights. The fairgrounds will be open from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. on Friday, July 13 through ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The New Providence community came together Thursday evening, ranging from young to old, in downtown NP to celebrate a belated 4th of July with fireworks to cap off a family friendly night. South Street was closed off so that families could lounge and enjoy the amenities that ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Celebrate the Fourth Of July again, tonight, Thursday, July 5, beginning at 7 p.m. Torrential rain on Wednesday, July 3, caused the borough to cancel the festivities planned for that evening and reschedule them for Thursday. The festivities on South Street begin at 7 ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Due to torrential rain, the New Providence Fireworks, originally scheduled for tonight, is rescheduled for Thursday, July 5. The festivities on South Street begins at 7 p.m. and the fireworks will begin at approximately 9:30 p.m.  The event includes entertainment by DJ ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - A little pride was created in Berkeley Heights when Chris Tribuna, of Balloon Design Studio, took over the basement of Sadal Wine Cellar on Springfield Avenue to stage the creation of a sea of rainbow colored balloons for the NYC Pride March on Sunday. Tribuna, literally, ...

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The New Providence Independence Day Celebration returns to the borough on Tuesday, July 3, on South Street from Gales Drive to Springfield Avenue, and will include fun filled activities for all. DJ John Souren of Club Souren will provide entertainment from his perch on South Street. There will ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ -- The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra kicks off Union County’s 57th annual Summer Arts Festival series of free outdoor concerts sponsored by the Freeholder Board with an evening of Broadway favorites, beloved opera overtures and more on Friday, June 22, at 7:30 p.m. at Echo Lake ...

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MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ - The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra kicks off Union County’s 57th annual Summer Arts Festival series of free outdoor concerts sponsored by the Freeholder Board with an evening of Broadway favorites, beloved opera overtures and more at 7:30 p.m., Friday, June 22, at Echo Lake Park ...

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RAHWAY, NJ - Parents, children, friends, and all family members came out on Saturday afternoon to Rahway River Park for the Union County CommUNITY PRIDE Day Picnic. The family-friendly celebration hosted by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders, was a day of fun activities of arts and ...

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