Arts & Entertainment

June 21, 2019

PARAMUS, NJ – A family-friendly food truck festival will roll into town on Sunday at Garden State Plaza offering an afternoon of live music, children's activities,  and, of course, great eats. The Paramus Food Truck Festival will run from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the Nordstrom parking lot of Garden ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Several local, county and state officials were among the many attendees at the official launch of The Anthony Bourdain Food Trail at Hiram’s Roadstand in Fort Lee. After his death a year ago, the food trail - which highlights 10 New Jersey restaurants that Bourdain featured on ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ – Picture it. Hackensack, New Jersey. 2019. Sophia Petrillo has gone missing and it’s up to Dorothy, Blanche and Rose to find her. On Sunday evening, you can follow their journey at the Hackensack Performing Arts Center, where The Golden Gays NYC will present a musical parody ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ -- Through June 25th, a beautiful art exhibit with work from local organizations showcasing the talents of individuals with special needs is being proudly displayed in the County Building in Hackensack.  The works come from The Arc of Bergen and Passaic Counties; Life ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ – Looking to “create a positive and fun experience for the community,” a team of Glen Rock ladies put together a new summer program, Second Sundays, to begin this Sunday, June 9. “I am thrilled to once again have an open-air market focusing on local and sustainably sourced ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ – Looking to “create a positive and fun experience for the community,” a team of Glen Rock ladies put together a new summer program, Second Sundays, to begin this Sunday, June 9. “I am thrilled to once again have an open-air market focusing on local and sustainably sourced ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – This summer, if you see a piano in the park, feel free to strike a chord and put on a show for your fellow park-goers. Four hand-painted, donated pianos will soon be popping up in public places around the borough, as part of a new program between the governing body, school ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – This summer, if you see a piano in the park, feel free to strike a chord and put on a show for your fellow park-goers. Four hand-painted, donated pianos will soon be popping up in public places around the borough, as part of a new program between the governing body, school ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – This summer, if you see a piano in the park, feel free to strike a chord and put on a show for your fellow park-goers. Four hand-painted, donated pianos will soon be popping up in public places around the borough, as part of a new program between the governing body, school ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – The L.E.A.D. Fest Carnival kicks off Thursday night at Westfield Garden State Plaza. This year’s carnival will run from May 30 to June 9 in the mall’s parking lot and feature food, over two dozen rides, a midway and several special unlimited ride ticket deals. On weekdays, hours ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ – White Manna has the best burger in New Jersey, according to a newly released ranking. In its “Best Burger in Every State” list, The Daily Meal wrote:  "A New Jersey legend, White Manna one of the last remaining diner-style burger joints that arose in the tradition of White ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – Staffers at the Bergen Community College Torch, the school’s student-run newspaper, took home several awards for excellence at the annual College Media Association convention this spring. In addition to earning several awards from the New Jersey Press Association for ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – Two co-stars from the 1980s cult classic “The Goonies” have reunited to create a special video to help further inspire young budding filmmakers at Paramus Catholic High School. The video featuring Sean Astin and Corey Feldman will debut Thursday evening at the school’s Golden ...

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BERGEN COUNTY, NJ – Students from Paramus High School and Bergen County Academies will be among the 110 honorees recognized this year at the New Jersey Governor’s Awards in Arts Education. The annual event highlights students from across the state, as well as teachers, parents, businesses and ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – Bergen Community College has received a $35,000 grant that allows the school to broaden its criminal justice program to include more humanities. Integrating the study of film, art, music and literature into the school’s existing criminal justice program will ultimately better ...

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PARAMUS, NJ -- Award winning concert pianist Lisa Yui, will be featured with the Ridgewood Symphony Orchestra performing Beethoven’s enduringly popular Emperor  Concerto on Friday May 3 at 8:00 p.m., at the West Side Presbyterian Church in Ridgewood. Described as “a musical phenomenon” (Pianiste ...

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PARAMUS – When the Paramus Farmers' Market opens next month, there will be some new vendors, as well as many returning favorites, setting up shop for the 2019 season. The weekly market kicks off May 29 and will be held every Wednesday through Oct. 16 from 2 to 7 p.m. in the north parking lot at ...

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HACKENSACK – Several WWE Superstars took a break from preparing for Sunday’s WrestleMania at MetLife Stadium and paid a visit to the young patients at the Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital this week. Johnny Gargano, EC3, Lacey Evans and Ember Moon took the trip Wednesday to the hospital at ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ -- Two sophomores at Bergen County Academies in Hackensack have received honorable mentions from a national competition for a documentary they created on diversity and immigration in America. The students, Erin Alonso and Olivia Lord, enrolled in C-SPAN’s 2019 StudentCam ...

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NUTLEY, NJ – Four of the most recognizable professional wrestling legends join the adrenaline-charged excitement as IWF presents a family-friendly Live Event on Saturday, April 13, 7:30 pm to benefit American Cancer Society's Relay For Life.  It happens at Parks and Rec Center, 44 Park Avenue, ...

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PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College music professor Dan Sheehan has released his fifth album, “Tales from Earth Incorporated,” to raise awareness about global economic injustice and greed. Inspired by socially conscious albums and songs such as the Who’s “Quadrophenia,” “Ohio” by Crosby, ...

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Fair Lawn resident Teddy Coluca who plays Mr. Brimley on NBC’s The Blacklist is producing and leading the ensemble in The Company Theatre Group’s Winter One-Act Comedy Festival at The HACPAC. This is a 2 night only special production featuring veterans of The Company as well as new faces. Shows are ...

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PARAMUS, N.J. – Nature, human nature and global warming represent the central themes of Gallery Bergen’s latest exhibition, “Lines of Fire/Lines of Ice,” an installment featuring the work of nine artists. The exhibition will open with a reception Thursday, Jan. 24 from 6 to 9 p.m. at Bergen ...

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The North Pole, Earth —  Hello Santa? If you’ve always wanted to call Santa just for fun this-this is the year that you can do it. And the call to the big guy at the North Pole is free. “Hey Google, call Santa” is all you have to say on your phone using the Google Assistant or using the Google ...

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PARAMUS, N.J. – Gallery Bergen will open its season with “Belongings,” a photography exhibition on citizenship featuring the work of Dorothea Lange, Ansel Adams and Clem Albers (1942) and Tamara Merino (2018) this month. Gallery Director Timothy Blunk curated the exhibition. The exhibition, ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - The Bergen County Winter Wonderland opened this afternoon at Van Saun County Park. "Although it was cold outside, it was great seeing so many residents come out to enjoy this decorative event," said Hackensack Deputy Mayor David Sims, who was joined by Bergen County Executive Jim ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - The Bergen County Winter Wonderland opens 4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 23 at Van Saun County Park. On Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018, the county will light the Winter Wonderland Tree at 6:30 p.m. The Winter Wonderland Menorah Lighting is set for Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018 at 5:30 p.m. Located on ...

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PARAMUS, N.J. – The Bergenstages theatre troupe will open its next show, the musical “Into the Woods,” Friday, Nov. 30 at 7:30 p.m. in Bergen Community College’s Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre (400 Paramus Road). Based on the book by James Lapine and with music and lyrics written by Stephen ...

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PARAMUS, N.J. – The Bergen stages theatre troupe will open their season of student-run productions with the romantic comedy “Barefoot in the Park” Friday, Oct. 26 at 7:30 p.m. in Bergen Community College’s Ender Hall Lab Theatre (400 Paramus Road). Written by Neil Simon, the performance features ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Michael “The Situation” Sorrentino of reality television’s “Jersey Shore” has been sentenced to eight months in prison for violating federal tax laws, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office, District of New Jersey. Sorrentino also was ordered Friday, October 5 by U.S. District ...

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