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Arts & Entertainment

February 21, 2024

PARAMUS, NJ - Musician and entrepreneur Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson will hold a bottle signing featuring his Branson Cognac and Chemin du Roi champagne, today, Wednesday, February 21, 2024, from 5-7 p.m., at Stew Leonard's, 700 Paramus Park Mall. Word has it there could be hundreds of fans lined up ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - Whether it's wrestling, cooking or coding, the Recreation Department has current classes and programs, about 20 of them, that will interest almost anyone looking for activities or looking to branch out to a new hobby. "I wanted to share with you all the fantastic activities, ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - A standing-room-only crowd squeezed into the newest room of the Paramus Public Library January 4 to witness the ribbon cutting and dedication of the Nicholas A Laganella Sr. Imagination Library. "This room allows us to inspire more children to be lifelong learners and readers so ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - Savor Sundays with culinary excellence and entertainment!  The Garden State Plaza is rockin' and ready with entertainment on the weekend before the big game, Sunday, Feb. 4. AMC Theatres: Take your Sundays to the silver screen at AMC Theatres. Enjoy the latest blockbuster hits ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - With the idea of a new recreation center brewing in the background, Council President Robert Kaiser updated council members on the recent success of the borough's recreation programs at the January 16 council meeting. "Travel basketball sent five teams to the Mohegan Sun Basketball ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - While most of the fans who attended the Tommy Devito meet and greet at Garden State Plaza hoped to come away with some memorabilia, 10-year-old Jackson Ibabekci decided to bring something for the New York Giants quarterback — a paper football he made. "I made it to play with. And ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Under the baton of Music Director LaGruth, the Pops begins rehearsals for the spring season on Thursday, January 18 in the Band Room of the Glen Rock High School. Rehearsals are held from 7:30 p.m. to 9:45 p.m. Parking is next to the building. Three free concerts are held in ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – Want to meet the New York Giants quarterback? Or should we say backup quarterback? Tommy DeVito, aka Tommy Cutlets, a Cedar Grove native who attended Don Bosco, Syracuse University for three years and then Illinois for a year, made six starts this season for the New York Giants and ...

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PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, COLORADO -- North American Aerospace Defense (NORAD) is ready to continue its 67-year tradition of tracking Santa’s journey around the globe on Christmas Eve.  It started in 1955 when a local newspaper advertisement informed children they could call Santa directly.

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PARAMUS, NJ - Holiday pet photos are always fun, at least after they're taken! The Veterinary Emergency Group (VEG) is hosting a Holiday Family Pet Photography Event for charity on Saturday, December 10 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Pet lovers are invited to bring their pets (even dress them up), ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - Mayor Chris DiPiazza and the Paramus Borough Council hosted the annual Winter Wonderland and Christmas Tree Lighting on Dec. 3 at Jockish Square. "This is our Winter Wonderland. We've been doing this for numerous years," said DiPiazza. "Thanks to all the volunteers that helped — ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - The weather is not promising at this point, but the plan is still to bring a winter wonderland to the front of Borough Hall, 1 Jockish Square, on Sunday, December 3. The weather forecast, according to the National Weather Service, is for rain, yes, rain and not snow. But stay ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - The borough is hosting its annual Winter Wonderland on December 3. The event will take place at 1 Jockish Square in front of borough hall. Activities run from 1 to 5 p.m. with a performance at 4:30 p.m. and the tree lighting at 5 p.m.  

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PARAMUS, NJ - New Jersey Lt. Governor Tahesha Way pardoned Travis the turkey at Stew Leonard's annual turkey pardon ceremony. "On behalf of the great state of New Jersey and all the powers invested in me as Lieutenant Governor, I pardon you, Travis, wishing you lifelong blessings. You are ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - Join the St. Matthew's Episcopal Church Music Ministry for an enchanting evening of music and melodies as they celebrate the beauty of autumn at their "An Autumn Concert" on November 17, 2023, at 7 p.m. Featuring flute, oboe, piano and more. Works by Schumann, Aedan McEvoy, ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - The Garden State Plaza was buzzing Saturday night with early Christmas shoppers and hopeful children and parents waiting to get a peek at good ol' Saint Nick. The event: Big Santa lighting and holiday drone show on November 11. Traffic on Route 4 was backed up with all entrances ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - Big Santa is on his way once again to the Garden State Plaza. When? Saturday, November 11, 2023 from 5 – 7pm. Admission: Free The Plaza will host the 6th annual lighting of Big Santa with a choreographed 200 drone show lighting up the sky, according to a Plaza press ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ – A winning Cash 5 ticket, sold at BP Gas on Route 17 South, is worth close to $500,000. The winning ticket has all five matching numbers worth $494,247 and drawn on Tuesday, Oct. 31. The winning numbers were: 16, 33, 35, 39 and 44 and the XTRA number was: 02. The retailer ...

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WEST LONG BRANCH, NJ — The Bruce Springsteen Archives and Center for American Music at Monmouth University has announced a new 30,000-square-foot building to house the Archives, the Center for American Music, related exhibition galleries and a 230-seat, state-of-the-art theater.   Bruce ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Leaves are changing color fast across the state, so much so that the New Jersey Forest Service (NJFS) issued their weekly 'Fall Foliage Conditions' report two days early this week.  According to the NJFS, areas along NJ's northern border are at peak. Hunterdon and Warren counties ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - Bergen New Bridge Medical Center will not let a gloomy forecast ruin their fun! Trick-or-Treaters are welcome on Sunday, Oct. 29 for a Trunk-or-Treat and Touch-a-Truck event that will occur in the rear parking lot if the weather holds. Join the fun from 2-4 p.m. In case it rains ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – Bergen New Bridge Medical Center is hosting a Trunk-or-Treat and Touch-a-Truck event in partnership with Bergen County and the Bergen New Bridge Foundation on Sunday, October 29, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., weather permitting. “We invite the community to join our staff and Bergen County ...

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NATIONAL -- As Halloween approaches, it’s time for costumes, pumpkins, and, of course, candy. From creamy chocolate treats to sour stretchy candy, trick-or-treaters across the nation spend the evening gathering free treats from generous neighbors. Candy is a part of the spooky season, but while ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - Paramus High School is hosting a Trunk or Treat on Wednesday, Oct. 25 from 5 to 7 p.m. Dress in your funkiest, scariest or cutest costume! All are welcome. High School address: 99 East Century Road. Weather forecast from the National Weather Service: Wednesday: Mostly ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - There's a new recreation director in town, and he's signing up residents for lots of fun! Garrett Luna joined the Paramus Recreation Department about eight months ago.  "I started in early March of 2023 and so far, it's been a blast," Luna told TAPinto. "I met so many amazing ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Ahead of what will start out as a wet weekend, the New Jersey Forest Service (NJFS) published the latest Fall Foliage Conditions map on Friday Oct. 13, making Sunday the ideal time to catch the annual show.  Fall foliage is changing across the entire state except the southernmost ...

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According to the New Jersey Forest Service (NJFS), "Sometimes change is a good thing, and it can happen fast!"  In their latest update, issued Friday Oct. 6, most of New Jersey is shown as having "some change." The far northwestern portion of the state is categorized as "mid-peak." Residents ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - The Paramus Volunteer Fire Department is scheduled to host a Food Truck Festival at the Municipal Pool, 530 Van Binsberger Boulevard, on Sunday, October 29 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ - Seems there's nothing more fun than a fall craft fair. Whether you're looking for a special decoration, a new necklace for your favorite dress or a gift for that special someone, you usually find something unique. Oh, and don't forget the food! PJ's Promotions puts on several of ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - The Paramus Public Library is constructing a 1,987-square-foot children’s addition to the youth services area of the Main Library, as well as the refurbishment of the children’s garden at the Main Library. "The children’s room addition and garden will allow the library to extend ...

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