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Arts & Entertainment

June 29, 2022

MILLBURN, NJ (June 29, 2022) Paper Mill’s popular Brookside Cabaret returns for the summer beginning tonight! The outdoor series features world-class performers and fine dining under the stars at the F.M. Kirby Carriage House Restaurant.        Jenna Pastuszek: Me, Myself & Barbra June ...

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UNION, NJ - The  summer's "dive-in" movie schedule has been set at the Columbia Swim Club of Union.  Three great family movies are planned: Tuesday, July 19 - Luca (PG) Monday, August 8 - The Spongebob Movie (PG) Thursday, September 1 - Lilo & Stitch (PG) The movies, sponsored by ...

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UNION, NJ - Summer reading is not just for kids. Adults can register on READsquared! Just for reading one hour per week, adults can win weekly prizes and a chance for a grand prize of a Chromebook laptop. Union Public Library is back in-person with a variety of remarkable programs as well as ...

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UNION, NJ –Union’s second annual Juneteenth celebration hosted hundreds of residents and visitors who spent Saturday afternoon at Rabkin Park enjoying music, food, art and over 40 vendors. Event coordinator and Union resident Mickeala Bland of KB Events, “thank you so much for coming.  It means ...

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UNION, NJ - Union's Annual 4th of July Spectacular at Biertuempful Park will be held on Monday, July 4 beginning at 7:30 p.m. This year the event will feature the Silver Arrow Band (classic and current pop).  Admission is free.  Food vendors will be present.  Participants are encouraged to bring ...

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UNION, NJ - The lineup for this summer's month-long music series in Rabkin Park has been announced. The Thursday night concerts are open to the public and free of charge.  The July schedule is: July 7 Epic Soul July 14 Foreigner's Journey July 21 Super ...

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UNION, NJ - The Union Municipal Band, under the direction of Howard Toplansky, will present an outdoor Summer Concert on Monday, July 11 at 7:30 p.m. at Putnam Manor, Plymouth Road and Bennington Drive. Attendees should bring a chair and enjoy music under the stars. Rain date for the concert is ...

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Millburn, NJ -   As one of the nation’s leading professional theaters and recipient of the Regional Theatre Tony Award, Paper Mill Playhouse (Mark S. Hoebee-Producing Artistic Director, Michael Stotts-Managing Director) has a well-earned reputation for launching both performers and shows to ...

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What makes theater irresistible to those who perform? Beyond the lights, music and thrill of embodying a character, it’s the energy of creating art as a team. Teamwork is making magic possible for The CAU Community Players tenth anniversary show, and they promise to delight audiences with a ...

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(Millburn, NJ) - Paper Mill Playhouse (Mark S. Hoebee-Producing Artistic Director, Mike Stotts-Managing Director) along with the Gala Chairs Sofia and Peter Cocoziello is thrilled to announce that the theater’s annual Gala, which was held at the Hilton Short Hills on Friday, May 20, was sold ...

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UNION, NJ – Union’s mayor said the death of Ray Liotta “will leave a void heavy on the hearts of those who knew him.” “I was devastated to hear of Ray Liotta’s passing,” said Mayor Manuel Figueiredo. “Ray was not just an immensely talented actor, but he was also a Union High School Class of 1973 ...

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UNION, NJ - Union's annual 4th of July Spectacular begins at 7:30 p.m. with a concert featuring the classic and current pop music of the Silver Arrow Band. Hosted by the Township of Union and the Union Recreation Department, the event includes food vendors.  Fireworks begin at 9:00.  Admission ...

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UNION, NJ - The Township of Union and KB Events will be hosting its Juneteenth Arts Festival, a celebration of freedom, on Saturday, June 18. The event is free and will include live music, with performances by Viola Sykes, Legend-Aly-Us, TikTok star LILC4LIVE, and local artists.  Food trucks, ...

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UNION, NJ - The Columbian Club of Union is hosting a summer long concert series "Summer of Charity". The first event is Sunday, May 29 from 7 to 10 p.m., hosting Union's own "Roses in Stereo", with music of the 70', 80's and 90's. All proceeds from the summer events will be donated to ...

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UNION, NJ - Which movie will it be?  The Township of Union Recreation Department is asking residents to pick the June 10 'Movie Under the Stars'.  The movie with the most votes will be shown on Friday, June 10 at Rabkin Park. One vote per person. Residents can cast their vote online by June 1 ...

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UNION, NJ - Union's 2022 Food Truck Fest and Inflatable Village event, set for Saturday, May 7, has been postponed due to the forecast of rain and high winds.  The new date for the event is Saturday, October 8, 2022 at Rabkin Park. The event features a variety of food trucks, inflatables, and ...

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UNION, NJ - Looking for a fun way to kickoff Memorial Day Weekend? Children and families are invited to meet and play games with some of the esteemed veterans who will also be attending Community Game Day at Rabkin Park. Intergenerational play is good for both kids and adults to gain valuable ...

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UNION, NJ - Union's Municipal Band, under the direction of Howard Toplansky, will present their Spring concert on Monday, May 16.  The concert, "The Best of 2022" will begin at 7:30 p.m. The Union Municipal Band will feature selections that include "Hosts of Freedom", "Meditation and Festiva", ...

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UNION, NJ - Geocachers from Northern and Central Jersey will participate in a cleanup of Irene Hoppe Park on Saturday, April 30 and are looking for volunteers. The event will run from 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon.  Irene Hoppe Park is located at 1025 Galloping Hill Road.  Bagels will be served.  ...

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UNION, NJ - Need a chuckle?   Union's local men and women of law enforcement will be hosting a Comedy Night on Saturday, May 7 at 8 p.m. in the Union High School auditorium.  The event will feature emcee former NYPD officer Mark DeMayo and Pretty Rikki, Wil Sylvince, Ruperto Vanderpool, and ...

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UNION, NJ – Meet Jormiel and Joy Alfonso, featured artists in an ongoing series about local artists and crafters participating in Union’s upcoming Craft Crawl. The Alfonsos, who have lived in Union for 11 years, said they got involved with their craft because they always seemed to have a hard ...

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UNION, NJ – Patrons of select BYOB Union restaurants can now enjoy beer, wine, and champagne, delivered directly to them at the restaurant by a local liquor store. “We currently have 12 participating locations and soon hope to expand to more locations within the next year,” said Fatimah Raymond, ...

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UNION, NJ – Meet Michelle Sabba, a featured event participant in an ongoing series about local artists and crafters taking part in Union’s upcoming Craft Crawl. Through Sabba’s business, Michelle’s Sweet Obsessions, she makes cupcakes, cakes, cakesicles, dipped pretzels, dipped Oreos and hot ...

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UNION, NJ – Meet Juanita Martin, a featured artist in an ongoing series about local artists and crafters participating in Union’s upcoming Craft Crawl. Martin, who lives in South Orange, said her godmother taught her to crochet when she was ten.  She attended Fashion Institute of Technology ...

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UNION, NJ – Meet Jillian Risberg, a featured artist in an ongoing series about local artists and crafters participating in Union’s upcoming Craft Crawl. Risberg, owner of Loveladajewels, first got involved with her art as a hobby through the COVID lockdown, “endless days at home”.  In 2021, she ...

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UNION, NJ – Meet Antoinette Gibbs, a featured artist in an ongoing series about local artists and crafters participating in Union’s upcoming Craft Crawl. Gibbs’ business, The Walt Coven, specializes in upcycling furniture and household goods in Disney themes.  “I have been creating since I was ...

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UNION, NJ – Meet Laura Szymczak, a featured artist in an ongoing series about local artists and crafters participating in Union’s upcoming Craft Crawl. Szymczak said she began making jewelry after she hosted a direct-sales jewelry party for a friend.  She said for her efforts she earned a $30 ...

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UNION, NJ – Meet Jessica Goodheart, the first featured artist in an upcoming series about local artists and crafters participating in Union’s upcoming Craft Crawl. Goodheart, a longshoreman, said she began her business, Pouring Her Heart Out, in August 2021.  She said she is also a photographer, ...

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UNION, NJ - Washington Elementary School PTA Vendor Fair is all set for the weekend with over 70 vendors.  The fair will be held on Saturday, April 9 from 1 to 5 p.m. at Washington School, 301 Washington Avenue.   Vendors, and food trucks, include: Claudia Tinageros Art & ...

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UNION, NJ – Hannah Caldwell Elementary School’s Spring Vendor Marketplace, hosted by the school's PTA, is set for Saturday, April 30. With over 40 local vendors, the Marketplace will feature creations, crafts, music, confections of all kind, and a 50/50 raffle. The Marketplace is open to the ...

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