Public Art and the Pandemic

I always try to maintain positive vibes, so when the pandemic began and continued, I will admit it was not easy. As a digital...

“Notorious B.I.G./Tupac Crime Film” Starring Johnny Depp, Forest Whitaker is FINALLY Here

Based on the true story of one the most “notorious” unsolved cases in recent American history.  'City of Lies' is a provocative thriller revealing...

‘Wonder Girls’ Distribute over 4,000 Pounds of Donated Food in Rockland County

It certainly was a Wonferful day at the People to People Food Pantry in Rockland County for Wonder Girls’ monthly Volunteer Day!  A group...

5 Black-Owned Businesses in New Jersey you must Experience

February is Black History Month, so of course at NYNJ we have to pay homage and recognize the critical contributions of Black Americans to...

Five Best NY Pizza Places in South Florida

Seeking the best NY pizza places in South Florida is the holy grail that every New Yorker hunts for when moving to, or visiting,...
My Father's Place

Eppy and My Father’s Place Ongoing Epic History [Interview]

The famed music venue My Father’s Place in Roslyn, NY is forever attached to its founding father Michael “Eppy” Epstein. Both, the man and...
Robert Miller

Robert Miller ‘Summer of Love’ Release Reveals Hot Truth

Robert Miller is set to release his debut solo album, “Summer of Love (2020),” January 2021 (Cakewalk Records). The leader of the rock-jazz-Latin fusion group Project Grand Slam’s unaccompanied endeavor was birthed out of the pandemic reality of confinement.   
Vic Kastel

Vic Kastel Travels From 70s Acclaimed First Album Release

Vic Kastel has brought his amazing 1970s music into a new century with his very first album – the critically acclaimed “Time Traveler.” With...
the Oxfords

The Oxfords 1960s Rock Band Reborn as Amazon 2020 Top Hit

In a pandemic year of uncertainties, The Oxfords found certainty that dreams can truly come true – eventually – as the 1960s group was reborn at the top of the Pop Oldies chart on Amazon. After an over 50-year break up the band found themselves reunited and at the top spot 55 years since their very first success. “A Classic Philly 60's Band” remained in the number one spot for four consecutive weeks. The new CD has been exciting original fans and finding a new generation of fandom.

A Wishing Wall of Hope in Sleepy Hollow

With the world going through so much, I want to highlight an incredible and uplifting community art project in the town of Sleepy Hollow,...

Grammy-Winning Super-Producer, Jerry ‘Wonda,’ Joins Board of Newark Symphony Hall

Newark Symphony Hall, one of New Jersey’s largest arts and entertainment venues, today announced that Newark Mayor Ras Baraka has appointed Grammy-winning record producer,...

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

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...

Raymond’s Serves up Classic American Dishes in Ridgewood

Today I’m headed to Bergen County to Raymond’s in Ridgewood. Raymond’s is an adorable vintage diner known for their legendary breakfasts and classic American...

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...

‘Burgers and Brew Week’ to Raise Funds for COVID-19 Food Relief, Celebrate North Jersey...

La Casa de Don Pedro, a community-based, social services nonprofit organization, will host “Burgers and Brew Week,” a digital and interactive celebration promoting northern...
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‘Keep Jersey Arts Alive’ Campaign Urges Support for the Arts as Pandemic Forces Continued...

The ArtPride New Jersey Foundation has partnered with the New Jersey State Council on the Arts on “Keep Jersey Arts Alive,” a digital campaign...