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Arts & Entertainment

May 14, 2022

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - A single-owner collection of action figures and Super Heroes accumulated over a 20-year period will be sold online Thursday, May 12 by Bodnar's Auction. Bidding opens at 11 a.m. at  www.bodnarsauction.com Joe Bodnar, owner of central New Jersey's largest auction house ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - Area resident Meg Wastie, M.A. will be the featured speaker at the May 10 meeting of the AAUW of Somerset Hills. Her talk will cover the history and lore of graduation customs and proceedings. She will feature the stories and meanings behind the tradition of graduation and the ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Chatham resident and Independent filmmaker/artist Jim Riffel invited some friends to check out his latest colorful creations made out of old dolls and it has spawned a whole new genre known as the "Warhead Babies." Wayno Draino and James Warhola, the nephew of the late Andy ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Mark Conover had an obsession with New Jersey milk bottles, cataloging and researching the history of each bottle and the dairy farms that were once prevalent in the Garden State, He passed away in February, 2021, leaving behind a collection of 4,500 milk bottles and ...

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In honor of Black History, Women’s History and National Poetry Months, Morris Arts and Overlook Medical Center will proudly present Celebrating Black Women Through Art & Poetry, a collaborative program featuring works developed with the guidance of Overlook’s poet-in-residence, Thomas Dooley, ...

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BERNARDS TWP., The Junior Women's club of Somerset Hill is sponsoring an Arbor Day poster contest about, what else, trees. The theme this year is "Trees are Terrific." One of the reasons "Trees are Terrific" is that by strategically planting trees, a household can save up to 25 percent on ...

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ALLENTOWN, PA - “We’re going to Houston!” was the exclamation heard through the Watchung Hills community on Sunday. The Watchung Hills robotics team, RoboWarriors Team 41, qualified for the FIRST World Championship and won an award at the District Championship at Lehigh University last weekend. The ...

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WARREN, NJ — Theatre Night Awards recognizes excellence in the production of high school and middle school straight plays throughout New Jersey, and Watchung Hills Regional High School has been nominated for nine of them, including the Jo Anne Fox Award- Newcomer. Mahwah High School theatre ...

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CRANFORD, NJ - Cranford Radio podcast host, Bernie Wagenblast, sits down with the newest Assemblywoman for New Jersey's 21st District, Michele Matsikoudis. The 21st district currently includes Chatham and Long Hill Township in Morris County, Bernards Township, Far Hills, Warren ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — The duCret School of Art will celebrate the life of illustrator Peter Caras, who lost his battle with cancer on February 28. Born April 11, 1941, in Johnstown, PA, he taught at the Plainfield art school for over 40 years. According to Executive Director Tim O'Connor, since 1979, ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - Take in a movie on Wednesday, March 30, while making a donation to Save The Children. The Bernardsville Cinema is holding a Ukrainian Fundraiser. Anyone making a $50 donation will receive a "ticket" to one of three movies, popcorn and a soft drink.  The Bernardsville ...

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NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ -- North Plainfield High School drama club is presenting Little Shop of Horrors this weekend with performances March 24,25, and 26. All seats are general admission. Purchase tickets using the link below or by scanning the QR code on the attached flyer.  "Suddenly Seymour is ...

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WARREN, NJ — We asked the question, “Are you ready to see Bert and Mary fly?!”The answer was a resounding yes. The Watchung Hills Performing Arts Center (PAC) was packed for all performances March 17, 18, and 19. In preparation, students took a master class this fall with Broadway’s Mary ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — The illustrious George Clinton stopped by Plainfield Thursday, the day before Parliament Funkadelic takes the stage at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark. Mr. Clinton, who was raised in the Queen City, met with city leaders and children at the Second Street Youth ...

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WARREN, NJ — Are you ready to see Bert and Mary fly?!  In preparation, students took a master class this fall with Broadway’s Mary Poppins, Catherine Walker. HERE Performances are scheduled for MARCH 17, 18 AND 19, 2022. Limited tickets are still available ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ —A seventh grader at Watchung’s Valley View School was awarded first place in the New Jersey Educational Computing Cooperative (NJECC ) Mini-Documentary Challenge. The student is Emma Speeney. Watchung Superintendent George Alexis at the last meeting of the Watchung Board of ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The borough’s 29th annual Saint Patrick’s Day Parade on Sunday, March 13 will honor healthcare heroes from Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset, an RWJBarnabas Health facility. Employees from the Somerville hospital and their families will march in the parade, which ...

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NEW JERSEY -- When the COVID spread across America in early March 2020, it wreaked havoc on the “St. Patrick’s Season” for both 2020 and 2021. Not only did the pandemic put the kibosh New York City’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade, the largest in the world on March 17, but it also led to the cancellation ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The borough’s 29th annual Saint Patrick’s Day Parade on Sunday, March 13 will honor healthcare heroes from Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset, an RWJBarnabas Health facility. Employees from the Somerville hospital and their families will march in the parade, which ...

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WARREN, NJ — 2022 marks the 50th anniversary of the Warren Township Police Department, and Warren Township is ready to commemorate the anniversary. Look for retro designed police cars, commemorative hats and patches, and a sign fundraiser sponsored by the Warren Township Honorary PBA. See them ...

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WARREN, NJ -- Featured artist and Green Brook resident Theresa Carson encourages Warren Library patrons to “take time to stop and smell the roses,” or, more specifically in this case, to view the roses and perhaps catch a small whiff of artist paint. Carson’s radiant 18-piece, mixed media set ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - They say a picture is worth 1,000 words - while that may not always be the case, when trying to describe everything that happened during the virtual 90-minute Lunar New Year Festival on Sunday, Feb. 6, the photos will indeed tell the story. But a few words are also needed to ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - After a successful inaugural event in December, Dress Express Boutique is presenting their second pop-up event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on February 20 at Embassy Suites by Hilton Berkeley Heights located at 250 Connell Drive in Berkeley Heights. The boutique offers donated, ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - They say a picture is worth 1,000 words - while that may not always be the case, when trying to describe everything that happened during the virtual 90-minute Lunar New Year Festival last Saturday, the photos will indeed tell the story. But a few words are also needed to ...

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As we approach the biggest game of the year, let’s take a moment to consider the sheer volume of Super Bowl programming. In addition to the two weeks of hype surrounding the contest, the pre-game coverage often lasts longer than the matchup itself. For even devoted football fans, this is likely ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Though he was eliminated from the competition in Week Three of the Food Network's "Kids' Baking Championship," 8-year-old Ben Steinhauser returned home a winner, with the Township Committee awarding the Woodfern School third-grader a proclamation celebrating his high-profile ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Public libraries have shifted from institutions primarily thought of as places for checking out books, and have merged into community centers for connection, communication, interaction, and, most recently, arts sharing. The Somerset County Library System of New Jersey, along ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - All it takes is a great cause, passion, and a lot of donated dresses. Girls empowering girls across the world while promoting sustainability equals huge success.  Dress Express Boutique is gearing up for their second event offering donated, gently-worn formal and ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The township's most famous 8-year-old pastry chef was eliminated from The Food Network's "Kids Baking Championship" Monday night, with the judges disappointed by his blueberry jam, which had the consistency of syrup. The sweet concoction was deemed unsuitable as a key ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The judges were not overly fond of his culinary creations - a concoction of pretzels, potato chips, strawberries and M&M candies drizzled with chocolate, and paprika-flavored popcorn, but chef Benjamin Steinhauser squeaked by in Monday night's Kids Baking Championship, a ...

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