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Wardlaw-Hartridge Students Present Cinderella March 3-5

February 26, 2017

EDISON, NJ -- The Wardlaw-Hartridge School is proud to present its spring musical, Cinderella, from March 3-5. The three-performance run includes 7:30 p.m. shows on Friday and Saturday, March 3-4 and a 3 p.m. matinee finale on March 5.

Hannah Yates of Piscataway will play the starring role of Cinderella, with Thomas Borner du Cane of ...

New Jersey Festival Orchestra to Present 'La Traviata' March 4

WESTFIELD, NJ — Artists from the Metropolitan Opera and more will perform in the New Jersey Festival Orchestra’s upcoming presentation of Verdi’s classic Italian opera “La Traviata.”

The opera, described by the NJFO as a “powerful romantic drama,” will be held at the Westfield Presbyterian church on Saturday, March 4 at 7 p.m., with ...

Author David Lubar to Visit Terrill Middle School on Monday, Feb. 27

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- David Lubar will visit Terrill Middle School on Monday, Feb. 27. Lubar has written more than 30 books for teens and young readers. His novels, including Hidden Talents and Sleeping Freshmen Never Lie, are on reading lists across the country.  His novel, Dunk, won Pennsylvania's Young Adult Book Award and was used by the New Jersey ...

Westfield Band Audible Soul Releases Single; Hear Them Live at Molly Maguires Friday

WESTFIELD, NJ — A chef, a personal trainer and the owner of a music school walk into a bar. And start jamming.

Chef by day, guitarist by night, C.J. Reycraft, Jr., owner of Butcher Burgers in Downtown Westfield is known in town for his killer burgers and crazy milkshakes. But when he steps out of the kitchen, he’s likely playing with his band, Audible Soul, which just dropped a new ...

Posthumous Book Launch at Fanwood’s Carriage House on March 5 Will Celebrate Life of Westfield Poet Wendy Rosenberg

FANWOOD, NJ – The Fanwood Arts Council and the Carriage House Poetry Series invite the public to attend a special posthumous book launch for “Whatever Happens,” by Wendy Rosenberg of Westfield, on Sunday, March 5, from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the Kuran Arts Center, adjacent to Fanwood Borough Hall (75 North Martine Ave.).

Published by Tiferet, “Whatever ...

Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School Repertory Theatre Presents Bye Bye Birdie

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ – The SPFHS Repertory Theatre is proud to present this year's production of Broadway's hit musical Bye Bye Birdie. Performances will be held on Friday, March 10, Saturday, March 11, Thursday, March 16, Friday, March 17 and Saturday, March 18 at 7:30 pm and Sunday, March 12 at 2 pm.  All shows take place at ...

Somerset Patriots National Anthem Auditions Set For Saturday, March 11th

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Somerset Patriots, along with Magic 98.3 FM and WCTC 1450 AM will host National Anthem Auditions on March 11 from 12:00 Noon to 4:00  p.m. at the Bridgewater Commons Mall. 

The event will be a fundraiser designed to benefit Operation Shoebox New Jersey, an all-volunteer organization dedicated to collecting donated supplies to ship care packages to U.S.

Scotch Plains' Malcolm Nettingham to Speak at The Tuskegee Airmen Film Screening at Plainfield on Saturday

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Malcolm Nettingham, Sr., of Scotch Plains will be the special guest when the Christian Education & Nurture Committee presents The Tuskegee Airmen at Crescent Ave. Presbyterian Church in Plainfield on Saturday, Feb. 18 to celebrate Black History Month. Mr. Nettingham, the grand marshal of the 2014 Scotch Plains-Fanwood Memorial Day Parade, served with the ...

“Sweetheart Night” Poetry Reading at Carriage House in Fanwood on Feb. 21

FANWOOD, NJ -- The Carriage House Poetry Series invites the public to attend a free event on Tuesday, Feb. 21, at 8:00 p.m. in the Kuran Arts Center on Watson Road, off North Martine Avenue, adjacent to Fanwood Borough Hall.

The 2017 season of the Carriage House Poetry Series begins with the annual “Sweetheart Night,” in observance of Valentine’s Day. The featured ...

TMS Jazz Band Puts on Red Hot Performance at Prudential Center

NEWARK, NJ -- The Terrill Middle School Jazz Band rocked the main concourse of "The Rock" during the first intermission of Tuesday night's game between the Colorado Avalanche and the host New Jersey Devils. 

The band, comprised of 7th and 8th graders, played rock classics including Louie, Louie by the Kingsmen, Jump by Van Halen, 25 or 6 to 4 by Chicago, In The Midnight ...

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Special Event for Model Train Fans Lenape Park in Union on Saturday, March 4

February 19, 2017

UNION, NJ -- Train fans of all ages are invited to the A. Paul Mallery Model Railroad Center at Lenape Park in Union Township to view a special operating session that replicates the real-life operation of railroads in the 1950s.

The event is part of a “winter meet” of the National Model Railroaders Association, hosted by the nonprofit Model Railroad Club. The Model Railroad Club ...