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Arts & Entertainment

January 16, 2022

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. had a dream, and so do a couple of dreamers here in New Jersey.  They dream of literacy and art, of bonding people together with words and images, and of helping children and adults read their way to freedom and beauty.  Tomorrow, they will tell the ...

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TOTOWA. NJ - Save the date! The Friends of the Totowa Library are having a first-time ever "Rummage Sale" on Saturday, April 23, 2022, from 9am-3-pm, rain or shine. Save your stuff! The library needs your unwanted items, and this is the perfect time to let them go. This event will be held in ...

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TOTOWA, N.J. - Local resident Mark Monteyne represented the Borough at the 2022 Walt Disney World's 29th Marathon Weekend. Held every January in Orlando, Florida since 1994, the marathon this year ran from Jan. 7 through 9. It was part of a weekend race series that also included a 5K, 10K, a ...

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NEWARK, NJ – An exhibit showcasing nearly five decades of work by renowned Filipino American artist Carlos Villa is set to come to The Newark Museum of Art next month.  The Newark Museum of Art will present "Carlos Villa: Worlds In Collision, from Feb. 10 – May 8. Organized by The Asian Art ...

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It’s 1950 and new colors are being added to the Red Scare. Two US State Department employees, Bob and Norma, have been tasked with identifying sexual deviants within their ranks. There’s just one problem, both Bob and Norma are gay and have married each other’s partners as a carefully constructed ...

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Nutley Little Theatre is holding auditions for two remaining roles in “Clark Gable Slept Here”, a riotous farce written by Michael McKeever and directed by Helen Exel of Nutley. They will take place at 7:00 pm on January 3rd and 4th at the theater, located at 47 Erie Place in Nutley. It’s the ...

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TOTOWA, NJ The Totowa Public Library presents: Monday night fitness classes with Kathryn! Classes will begin Jan. 10, 2022, and run from 5:15-6 p.m. Every month will be a different kind of exercise, from strength and tone, to Pilates or kickboxing! A mat, hand weights and sneakers are ...

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TOTOWA, NJ Come and join a "Fitness and Weight Loss Support Group" at the Totowa Public Library! This group is led by its own members in a relaxed and stress-free environment. Share success stories, recipes, and health tips, then add some fitness and bring in some quest speakers! All meetings ...

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TOTOWA, NJ Check out the “Library of Things” at the Totowa Public Library! If there is something you need and don’t want to buy or own, it's probably in the community closet! There's lots of tools, power tools, wet/dry vac, and a power washer. Get ready for a party with items such as tables, ...

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TOTOWA, NJ Check out the Totowa Public Library's "Sockathon!" Support the library by purchasing socks for this fundraiser. There's the perfect pair of socks for cat lovers, coffee drinkers, sports fans, and more! Go to totowapl.org/socks to place your order. They make great gifts!

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TOTOWA, NJ If you didn’t already purchase your copy of Uncle Floyd's book, there are still some available! They make a perfect gift! Stop by the Totowa Library to purchase your printed and autographed copy of Uncle Floyd’s book featuring stories from the legendary “Uncle Floyd”! Nearly 50 of ...

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TOTOWA, NJ This is a one-on-one opportunity for people at any level of their job search to learn how to elevate their resume and how to get their foot in the door with an interview. Participants will be contacted after registration and given a 15-minute time slot. Consultations will be held ...

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TOTOWA, N.J. - An  old-fashioned trolley car ride with a festive holiday vibe was enjoyed by the community in the Borough on Dec. 21. "Christmas Caroling Around the Borough" offered local residents two tours on the trolley car ride where they were picked up on Peterson Road behind the Totowa Public ...

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TOTOWA, NJ Totowa Library Foundation Calendar Raffles on sale starting in January 2022! A fundraising event to support, supplement, equip and strengthen programs and technology for the Totowa Library. $10.00 per ticket, which can be purchased at the Totowa Library during Library hours. Make ...

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TOTOWA, NJ All levels welcome! Classes are Thursday evenings at 6:00pm -7:00pm at the Totowa Library, Please bring a mat. A waiver must be signed. Resident fee is $15.00 a month; non-residents are $20.00 a month.

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TOTOWA, NJ Enjoy a full body workout while sitting in a chair. Wednesdays  and Fridays at 11:15 am.   Upbeat and fun class while exercising to some of your favorite songs! Increase circulation, help reduce blood pressure, increase bone mass, and improve health! Classes taught by an AFAA ...

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TOTOWA, NJ Join in the discussion of the critically acclaimed novel The Dutch House by Ann Patchett this January! You can pick up a copy at the Totowa Library now or read instantly on your device with Hoopla. Hoopla also has the audiobook for this one--and it's read by Tom Hanks! Jan 10, ...

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TOTOWA, NJ Classes are on Mondays at 11:15 am. An all-strength training fitness class designed to increase muscle and build stronger bones. Improve joint flexibility and balance, increase core strength, resistance exercises using weights, isometric exercises and stretching. Please bring ...

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TOTOWA, NJ Zumba classes every Tuesday from 5:30pm-6:30pm with Lauren Mendoza! A fee of $15.00 for residents of Totowa per month, and non-resident fee is $20.00. Stop by the library on a Tuesday evening a few minutes early to fill out a form!

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LITTLE FALLS, N.J. - The winners of the Light Up Little Falls Holiday House Decorating Contest were honored at the Township Council Meeting on Dec. 20. Councilwoman Tanya Seber presented prizes to first, second, and third place winners.  The voting began in early December. The Township provided ...

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TOTOWA, N.J. - All aboard! The Borough of Totowa is offering the community some holiday nostalgia with an old-fashioned trolley car ride and caroling. According to Mark Monteyne, Board of Recreation Director, the "Christmas Caroling Around the Borough" will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 21 with two ...

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TOTOWA, N.J. -  The holiday season filled the air with a poignant sense of remembrance as the Wreaths Across America convoy stopped by the Borough on Dec. 14.  The non-profit organization holds National Wreaths Across America Day, with a mission to remember, honor and teach by coordinating ...

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LITTLE FALLS, NJ Last night the Passaic Education Foundation hosted a fundraiser to see Jess LeProtto, 2011 graduate of Passaic Valley Regional High School at the Cinemark in Wayne. The 172-seat auditorium was sold out with family and friends of Jess from childhood to present day. Jess' ...

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LITTLE FALLS, NJ Get into the holiday spirit by joining the Passaic Valley High School Music Department on Thursday, December 16th at 7pm as they present a musical celebration of the season at the Library! All are welcome. Little Falls Public Library is located at 8 Warren Street. For more ...

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TOTOWA, NJ Christmas Caroling Around the Borough December 21  7pm and 8pm Take a tour around Totowa in this beautiful vintage trolley with the Totowa Board of Recreation!

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WOODLAND PARK, NJ Sunday, December 19 at 2pm Alfred H. Baumann Library's Holiday Concert, Dowling Gardens Gazebo, corner McBride Ave. & Dowling Pkwy.  Featuring Memorial Middle School students.

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TOTOWA, NJ On Tuesday, December 14th, a convoy of trucks with Wreaths Across America will make their way to Arlington National Cemetery in Washington, DC, to deliver 55,000 wreaths for the graves of veterans. At approximately 8pm, 55 trucks will travel south on Union Boulevard from the ...

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LITTLE FALLS, NJ Jess LeProtto, 2011 graduate of Passaic Valley Regional High School, took to the big screen in one of the leading roles of A-Rab, a Jet in West Side Story! Jess has been singing and dancing since the age of five. In addition to television appearances on MTV's Video Music ...

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WOODLAND PARK, NJ A reminder that tomorrow morning, Sunday, Dec. 12 starting at 10 am, the West Paterson Fire Department will be escorting Santa around the streets of Woodland Park! Santa can’t wait to see everyone!

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NEWARK, NJ — The Newark Museum of Art is welcoming four new unique works to its expansive collection as New Jersey’s largest art institution and one of the most influential museums in the country. Following the successful conclusion of the 2021 New Jersey Arts Annual: ReVision and Respond ...

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