Newark Symphony Hall’s Taneshia N. Laird Named to Nat’l. Board Tasked with Rescuing Performing Arts

Newark Symphony Hall (NSH), one of New Jersey’s oldest and largest arts and entertainment venues, announced the appointment of Taneshia Nash Laird, its president and CEO, to the newly formed, eight-member board for the National Independent Venue Foundation (NIVF). She is the only New Jersey board member for the...

NJ’s Newark Symphony Hall Creates Black-Led Investment Committee

Newark Symphony Hall, one of New Jersey’s oldest and largest arts and entertainment venues, has announced the creation of a volunteer-based, seven-member Investment Committee to shape oversight policy and provide fund-management guidance. Committee members come from companies such as Goldman Sachs and AllianceBernstein, among other financial entities, and will...
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‘Keep Jersey Arts Alive’ Campaign Urges Support for the Arts as Pandemic Forces Continued Closures

The ArtPride New Jersey Foundation has partnered with the New Jersey State Council on the Arts on “Keep Jersey Arts Alive,” a digital campaign to build support for keeping the state’s arts institutions afloat. Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, theaters, museums, galleries, performing arts centers, dance studios and other groups...
Hunter College's Grove Human Rights Scholar, Teng Biao, will be a panelist on the upcoming "China: Democracy or Autocracy" panel (July 29.) (Image courtesy of Joseph Chan/Unsplash.)

Hunter College’s Human Rights Scholar, Teng Biao, Takes Part in China Democracy Panel

Some of the world’s leading democracy and human rights experts will gather virtually to discuss prospects for China’s democracy movement on Wednesday, July 29, 2020, as the nation combats repression via Beijing’s new controls over Hong Kong and political freedoms. This includes Teng Biao, Hunter College's (NYC) Grove Human...
Romeo Delight

Romeo Delight Tribute Band Rocks Van Halen [Interview]

Romeo Delight being named in the Van Halen book “Unchained” as one of the top tribute bands in the country, as well as top vocals, confirms their value to the music world.  The band’s energy has proved to be so Van Halen worthy to the that David Lee Roth...
Museums

Famed Museums Virtually Visited as Great Pandemic Diversion

Notable museums can now be visited virtually from the safety and comfort of the home by using Google Earth’s Street View. Google’s Museums Around the World allows all to enjoy and learn about art by taking virtual tours through famed institutions around the globe. In this new time of a...

Advice for Couples Planning Weddings During the Time of COVID-19

Like everyone and every business, we at One Heart Personalized Ceremonies have been closely monitoring the news about COVID -19 (the corona virus). Certainly, we are all in the midst of a challenging time and doing our best to maintain social distance, stay safe, "flatten the curve", and respectfully, thoughtfully...

Look Up! ‘Blue Angels’ to Fly over NY, NJ at Noon

The U.S. Navy  ‘Blue Angels’ and U.S. Air Force 'Thunderbirds' will be flying over New York City, Northern New Jersey, Southern Connecticut, Westchester and Long Island today.  The salute is in honor of the heroic frontline workers during COVID-19 crisis.  It is a fitting tribute to the first responders,...

The Wynwood Arts District in Miami Will Totally Transform & Uplift You, Virtually

With everything transpiring in the world, it’s nice to take a break and let yourself be inspired visually.  Street art, murals and graffiti, are so prominent in today’s culture and this genre of art is finally getting the recognition it deserves. My first time to Wynwood Walls, I was completely...
Saving Bernie

‘Saving Bernie’ Provides Much Needed Silly Self Care [Video]

A very silly and fun “Saving Bernie” has arrived just in time to give all some much-needed silly self-care from the safety of the home. The new madcap Vimeo web series centers around the what-if Bernie Sanders did not have a heart attack but disappeared because he was kidnapped. ‘Saving...
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