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A leading figure in the Cuban music industry, Leonardo Torres Álvarez, takes his “Amor Bonito” tour to North Jersey’s  Wellmont Theater, on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. Be there as Torres, often considered one of the most important figures in Cuban music, takes the stage playing recognizable hits such as “Para que un día vuelvas,” “Soledad” and “Me equivoque.” Torres, a staple in...
Robin Williams
The so amazing Robin Williams continues to be celebrated as all remember him on this fifth-year anniversary of his death on Aug. 11, 2014. The man who filled the world with laughter had been mourned by all around the planet Earth even touching his friends in the animal world. The Gorilla Foundation press release, posted Aug. 12, 2014, stated how...
In the throes of summer, New York City has a tendency to heat up pretty quickly – with weeklong spells that find temperatures hovering near 100 degrees. Boaters must still be mindful of cooler water temperatures, where prolonged exposure to 70-degree water can lead to a loss of muscle function or worse. Experts from ONE°15 Brooklyn Marina, the city’s...
Your favorite North Jersey Italian Americans are back at it.  Interest in the HBO classic hasn’t been this high since 2007.  With the 20th year anniversary and the Sopranos prequel movie being filmed in New York and New Jersey this year.  SopranosCon is a two-day convention on November 23rd and November 24th in Secaucus at the Meadowlands Expo Center....
Martha Wash
Martha Wash, best known as a member of The Weather Girls with the hit, “It’s Raining Men,” is still belting out her incredible voice releasing new music. Wash is taking her talent onto the high seas as part of the First Ladies of Disco Show performing on the second Ultimate Disco Cruise ready to sail February 2020. Wash Finds Her...
Photo courtesy of Ebb & Flow at ONE°15 Brooklyn Marina.
Catering to summer crowds, Brooklyn Heights’ ONE°15 Brooklyn Marina has unveiled Estuary, a brasserie and bar offering globally inspired dishes with locally sourced produce, including seafood, meat and vegetables, with a focus on simplicity, seasonality, sustainability and provenance. Estuary at ONE°15 Brooklyn Marina will be open at One Brooklyn Bridge Park (159 Bridge Park Drive). The waterfront eatery will occupy the northwest corner...
The PANYNJ plan outlines 3 major ways they plan on spending the billion. Increase Capacity: A 40% increase between Newark and World Trade Center and a 10 % increase between Journal Square and 33rd Street.  The PATH’s new signal system will also allow for trains to run closer together, down from four minutes to three.  In the next three years, they...
Water safety statistics are scary stuff. Did you know: Drowning is the number one cause of injury-related death for children ages one to four. Drowning kills nearly 1,000 children every year. Formal swimming lessons reduce the likelihood of childhood drowning by 88 percent. Water safety is a topic that impacts ALL families. The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recently published updated...
energy efficient
The United States first-ever energy-efficient pre-Kindergarten built within a passive house building, and designed to meet passive house standards, has been completed by New York City School Construction Authority (SCA) and CTA Architects, P.C. (CTA). This passive house building has been constructed according to the principles of the Passive House Institute (PHI). Being energy-efficient is the ultimate-goal of the...
Photo courtesy of Mac Sabbath.
Curious about the heavy sounds and lyrical joys of “drive-thru metal?” The curiosity ends here, as surging parody/tribute band, Mac Sabbath, takes the stage at northern New Jersey’s premier concert venue, the Wellmont Theater, on Tuesday, Aug. 27 at 8 p.m. The group will unleash its underground parody metal sound in Montclair as it continues its 2019 “American Cheese...