Arts & Entertainment

May 21, 2020

WATCHUNG, NJ - The Borough of Watchung will be opening the lake parking lots at a 50% capacity rate as determined by the Governor’s Executive Order No. 133. The parking lots will remain closed at the Texier House and the Watchung Exempt Hall. The Tennis Courts will open on Saturday, May 23 ...

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WARREN, NJ – First responders and healthcare workers on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic will be honored on April 30 as part of “Worldwide Day of Gratitude,” a global coming together through the arts organized by the student-run organization, YOUnison, including Watchung Hills alumni Andrew ...

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WARREN, NJ - The video says it all. Warriors united. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fapIC8xE67I&feature=youtu.be

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WARREN, NJ - We are the World. It was originally recorded by the supergroup USA for Africa in 1985, when TAPinto Warren’s owner was a college student at The University of Wisconsin. It was written by Michael Jacksonand Lionel Richie for the album We Are the World. In a new YouTube video, ...

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WARREN, NJ - Three Warren residents are aboard one of the Holland America cruise ships scheduled to arrive in Florida Thursday. TAPinto Warren reached out Wednesday to one Warren couple transferred to the MS Rotterdam. “Fortunately we are both feeling well but it’s tough when your captain tells ...

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WARREN, NJ - Thursday morning thoughts from a Warren resident stranded on one of the Holland America cruise ships.   When did you board? How aware of the coronavirus situation were you? Was the cruise taking any special precautions? Was it a tough decision to go ahead with the ...

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WARREN, NJ - Some 38 student singers and/or instrumentalists were inducted as either Returning Members or Newly Inducted Members at this year’s Tri-M Music Honor Society induction Ceremony, Thursday, Feb. 13, in the Watchung Hills Regional High School’s (WHRHS) South Auditorium. The WHRHS ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Do you need a midwinter pick-me-up? Freeholder Director Shanel Y. Robinson invites residents to attend Winterfest 2020, onSaturday, Feb. 22, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at North Plainfield High School, located at 34 Wilson Ave., North Plainfield. The snow date isFeb.

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WARREN, NJ -  This month, discover a LEGO fantasyland created by lifetime Warren resident William Mahon in the Art Space at the Somerset County Library System of New Jersey’s (SCLSNJ) Warren Twp. Library branch.   The creative collection features a carousel, roller coaster, castle, and ...

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WARREN, NJ - Watchung Hills kicked off winter break with the annual concert on Thursday. The Symphonic Band, Wind Ensemble and Advanced Choir all performed. The format, combining the advanced band and choral music, is new this year. Watchung Hills Choir alumni in the audience were invited to ...

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WARREN, NJ – Twenty student thespians in the Script and Cue Drama Program at Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) tackled the good-natured, sometimes humorous, decidedly cerebral, but also pleasantly quirky new drama, “Almost, Maine,” giving life to its charming literary script to deliver a ...

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Still thawing from the low temperatures and snow? Keep warm with SCLSNJ’s top 10 books and films from November. November Top 10 Reads: “Dog Man 7: For Whom the Ball Rolls(This link opens in a new tab)” by Dav Pilkey “Where the Crawdads Sing(This link opens in a new tab)” by Delia ...

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GREEN BROOK, NJ - The tree is lit, Santa has arrived and the holiday season officially kicked off in Green Brook on Friday. ( video of lighting of the tree here) Green Brook Recreation hosted the annual tree lighting celebration on Friday night with performances by various groups ( see ...

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WARREN, NJ - Some 18 Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) students entertained an audience of friends, family members, faculty members and fans, singing 14 songs and performing a comedy routine at the 2019 Script and Cue sponsored Cabaret, Wednesday, Oct. 23, on the stage of the Performing ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ - Watchung has a new “Little Free Library’ thanks to the MOMS Club of Warren, Watchung, and Green Brook. Watchung Mayor Keith Balla cut the ribbon on Monday with a fully stocked Little Free Library. ( see video here) Just over a month ago, the MOMS club presented the idea to the ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The North Plainfield Halloween parade is scheduled for Sunday Oct. 27 and begins at 1 p.m. The parade route is from West End School to Vermeule Community Center.   Register at 12:30pm at West End School and the parade will start promptly at 1 p.m.    In the event ...

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WARREN, NJ -  The Watchung Hills Marching Warriors won the Yamaha Cup at Met Life Stadium on Saturday night for the first time in school history with a score of 84.3.  In addition to taking first, the Marching Warriors  also won for Best "Overall Effect" and Percussion.  On the success of the ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - North Plainfield celebrated under sunny skies at the inaugural North Plainfield Festival on Saturday. And Car Nutz Car Club, celebrated its 15th Anniversary this year. The North Plainfield Fall Festival is a community wide event designed to bring local organizations together ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - The Watchung Hills Marching Warriors placed first in the 11th Annual Roxbury Marching Band Classic on Saturday, a competition style event presenting marching bands from throughout New Jersey.  The Marching Warriors placed FIRST out of four bands in Group AA. This event was the ...

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WARREN, NJ - Warren Township Food Truck Festival hosted by the Warren PBA is set for Saturday, Oct. 5 from 11am-4pm at the Watchung Hills Elks Club at 1 Elks Trail off Bardy Rd.  The Food Truck Festival  includes several food trucks, live music by The Big Roy Band, beer garden, several blow-up ...

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  WATCHUNG, NJ - While July is almost over, there’s still time to participate in the Summer Reading Challenge. Spin the Wheel Wednesdays is just one of the perks of the Somerset County Library System of New Jersey’s (SCLSNJ) Summer Reading Challenge. Sponsored by the Friends of the Watchung ...

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  WARREN, NJ - Warren Township Recreation’s last summer concert featuring Ross Griswold & The Second Line has been postponed to July 18, due to the weather reports.  The concert is held at the Municipal Pavilion located at 46 Mountain from 7:00pm-9:00pm. Based in and around the Somerville ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Due to the predicted weather forecast, North Plainfield Community Day is postponed until Sunday. Saturday’s weather forecast is  partly to mostly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms developing this afternoon. High 88F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ - Music in the Park scheduled for Saturday, June 29 has been postponed. A rescheduled date is to be determined, the Borough of Watchung said.  

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WARREN, NJ - The Warren Summer Concert series continues this week with a Fabulous 50's Night featuring the Keynotes..   Join your friends for a night of music from the Fabulous 50’s the era known for classic cars, jukeboxes, drive-in movies and all time Rock-n-Roll.    When: June 26 ...

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WARREN, NJ -  Warren Township Recreation had their first free concert of the summer, kicking things off with Bob Marino and Barbara Harris on Wednesday, June 19 under stormy skies. Despite the rainy weather, about 50 residents came to enjoy the nostalgic music under the pavilion as well as ...

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WARREN, NJ - The audience of parents, relatives, guests, teachers and fellow students rewarded the Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) Symphonic Band and WHRHS Wind Ensemble with extended ovations, following performances at the 2019 Spring Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble Concert, Friday ...

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  WARREN, NJ – Parents, families, administration officials and teachers gathered in the lobby outside the Performing Arts Center (PAC), at Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS), on Wednesday, May 29 to congratulate 54 students who were inducted into the National Art Honor Society ...

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WARREN, NJ - The Lions Club of Warren Township will be holding their 52nd Annual Lions EXPO from June 12 – June 15, 2019 from 6-10 p.m. at the Warren Township municipal field at 46 Mountain Boulevard, Warren Township.  The Lions EXPO is a four day carnival that features amusement rides, games, ...

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  WARREN, NJ - From Chantez Alleluia! and What a Wonderful Word, through Hooked on a Feeling, Somebody to Love, and Shallow, to the annual tribute to seniors, Lord Bless You and Keep You, it was a night to remember at the annual Spring Arts Festival Choral Concert performance on Thursday in the ...

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