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Beach Boys to Headline 2019 Balloon Festival at Solberg in July

March 17, 2019

READINGTON, NJ - As The Beach Boys mark more than half a century of making music, the group continues to ride the crest of a wave unequalled in America’s musical history.

The Beach Boys have become synonymous with the California lifestyle and have become an American icon to fans around the world. They’ll headline the 37th annual QuickChek New Jersey Festival of Ballooning on ...

Be A Part of What Everyone is Talking About at the Zimmerli Museum

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Located just four minutes away from the Middlesex County Regional Chamber of Commerce, and just a stroll down George Street in downtown New Brunswick, is the Zimmerli Art Museum on Rutgers University's College Avenue Campus.

The magnificent 70,000-square-foot facility holds a collection of 60,000 pieces of art; with a wide range of media and a survey of Western art ...

Middlesex County Hosts a Look Back at 'Mid-Century New Jersey' from March 31 to June 28

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - It was the first decade of the Cold War and the era that sparked rock 'n roll when TV was bringing Ed Sullivan into everyone's living room, and suburban development was creating more bedroom communities outside the cities.

The 1950s brought changes in the culture that are still with us today, and many of that era’s biggest cultural changes had their roots in ...

Beach Boys to Headline 2019 Balloon Festival at Solberg in July

READINGTON, NJ - As The Beach Boys mark more than half a century of making music, the group continues to ride the crest of a wave unequalled in America’s musical history.

The Beach Boys have become synonymous with the California lifestyle and have become an American icon to fans around the world. They’ll headline the 37th annual QuickChek New Jersey Festival of Ballooning on ...

Turtle Back Zoo's African Adventure Exhibit Recognized for Excellence in Design

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ — Essex County Turtle Back Zoo African Adventure, opened at the West Orange-based zoo in May 2016, recently earned an Excellence in Design award at the annual New Jersey Recreation and Parks Association (NJRPA) convention held in Atlantic City. Elsewhere in Essex County, the playground at Grover Cleveland Park in Caldwell/Essex Fells also received an Award ...

Paint the Town Green; Morristown's St. Patrick Day Parade is Saturday March 9

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The 40th Annual Morristown St. Patrick's Day Parade will take place on Saturday March 9.

The schedule is as follows:



9:30 am
Begin setting up Reviewing Stand


9:45 am
Music -setting up by Paddy and the Pale Boys


10:10 am
Music- Tradition and Modern Irish Music


10:20 am
American Legion Post #390 Denville, NJ ...

Switch to Daylight Saving Time can affect daily commute, cautions AAA

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - AAA is reminding drivers that the change to Daylight Saving Time may create distraction on the roadway and challenges for drivers who lost an hour of sleep. Daylight Saving Time begins Sunday March 10 at 2 a.m.

“As we spring forward, drivers should be aware that the time change will also mean changes to driving habits. Some drivers may suddenly find themselves ...

Edison Golf Show Tees Off

Edison, NJ –  Golfers will be heading to Edison this weekend as the New Jersey Golf & Travel Show begins today, March 1, at 11 a.m. The three day show will be held at the NJ Convention & Exposition Center.

The show will feature a manufacturer’s demo range where golfers can test and compare the industry’s newest clubs. There will also be  a long drive ...

All-female Cast Performing ‘1776’ this Weekend

HACKENSACK, NJ -- The Hackensack Performing Arts Center will host three performances of the musical “1776”, performed by an all-female cast, this weekend. 

With music and lyrics by Sherman Edwards and book by Peter Stone, the story is full of history and timely messages. 

Performances are Friday and Saturday at 7:30 and Sunday at 3 p.m. 

For more information or ...

Giraffe Encounters Return to Turtle Back Zoo Weekends in March

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ - Giraffe Tours return to Turtle Back Zoo Saturdays and Sundays in March at 2 p.m.

Ticket to these special tours include.:

30 - 45 minute Behind the Scenes Tour
Meet and greet the Giraffe Keeper
Admission to the zoo for the day (for non-Zoological Society members)

The tours are for guess six years and older only. Guest under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

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