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Watchung Hills Presents Annual Spring Jazz Concert

May 14, 2018

 

WARREN, NJ . – Parents, staff and fellow students filled the Performing Arts Center stage at Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS) to get “this close” to witnessing nearly 70 student musicians explore some 17 classic jazz compositions during the Annual Spring Jazz Concert on Thursday, April 26.

For the Jazz ...

Spoiler - Before You Watch the HBO Premier - Check Out Our Coverage of Bon Jovi’s Induction Into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

CLEVELAND, OH - The 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony was particularly important this year with the long anticipated induction of Bon Jovi.  With Howard Stern doing the introduction, it was a spectacle.

Howard Stern was none to pleased with how long the committee took to induct the band.  “Bon Jovi has sold 130 million albums.”, remarked Stern.

Video, Photos: Members of BRIC Celebrate Holi

BEDMINSTER, NJ --Spring was definitely in the air on Saturday, as hundreds of members of the Basking Ridge Indian Community, BRIC, their friends and neighbors celebrated Holi, a Hindu festival traditionally held in March to welcome spring. 

The celebration of Holi, often called the festival of colors, took place in Burnt Mills Park in Bedminster, under sunny skies. Participants included ...

‘Harlem Wizards’ Fundraiser set for May 3 at Watchung Hills

WARREN, NJ – The Harlem Wizards, whose official logo includes the self-explanatory description, “Tricks, Hoops and Alley Oops,” will headline a fundraising event from 7 to 9 p.m., Thursday, May 3, in Gym 5/6 at Watchung Hills Regional High School (WHRHS).

Children of all ages, students, parents, seniors and families are all invited to attend the ...

Celebrate Holi with the BRIC Community Saturday, April 28

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - Basking Ridge Indian Community, BRIC, is celebrating Holi on Saturday, April 28, in Burnt Mills Park, Bedminster.

Holi, a Hindu festival that is often called the festival of colors, is a community celebration to welcome spring. Participants fling colored powders around during the celebration. The powders leave everyone and everything they are wearing or carrying covered in ...

Somerset 4H Braids its way into Guinness Book of Records

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - For the several months, over 200 Somerset County 4-H members and adult volunteers have been stripping fabric and braiding sections to create the World’s Longest Textile Braid, in hopes that it would be entered into the Guinness Book of World Records.

Well they did it!

To qualify, the braid had to be at least 800 meters,  the equivalent of one-half mile ...

WHRHS Prom 2018: Students Ready for Junior Semi-Formal

WARREN, NJ - Prom season has started. On Friday night, the Watchung Hills Regional High School Junior Semi-Formal was held at the Pines Manor in Edison.

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 Promposals and preparations are done and it was time to enjoy a night of pictures, dancing, and most importantly, making memories. 

For many parents, the 2018 ...

Warren Township Considers Outdoor Reading Space

WARREN, NJ - Where is the best place to read on a warm summer day? Warren may get a new place, an outdoor reading space at the Warren Library.

At the last meeting of the Warren Township Committee, Committeewoman Carolann Garafola, who sits on the library advisory board, discussed some possibilities of adding outdoor space to the Warren library. 

Open space funds could be used for ...

Warren Township Recreation Commission Presents Volunteer of the Year Awards

WARREN, NJ - The Warren Township Committee recognized Recreation commission volunteers of the year 2017 at the last meeting. 

The Recreation Commission offered their thanks and said, "we could not offer any of these programs mentioned if it weren't for the dedication of the amazing volunteers we have here in Warren. We are humbled and honored to know all of you. Thank you ...

The Plainfield Symphony closes its 98th season with Mahler’s 9th Symphony

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Under the baton of Charles Prince, the Plainfield Symphony will present its concluding concert of the 2017/2018 Season with “Mahler’s 9th Symphony” on Saturday, April 28.

Mahler, born in 1860, composed his Symphony No. 9 between 1908 and 1909. It was the last symphony that he completed. The work is scored for large orchestra in four movements, ...

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Series Melds History, Musical Americana in Basking Ridge

May 12, 2018

Score front-row seats to a concert at MetLife Stadium this summer, and it could be epic. Much easier, and more intimate: seats to the summer music series at The Ross Farm in Basking Ridge – and it will be historic.

The fourth season of the Ross Farm Music Series kicked off April 22, but the first of four more concerts will be Saturday, May 12. Others will be held in June ...