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At 70, New Jersey native Bruce Springsteen, aka “The Boss,” remains atop the music world. North Jersey’s premier live entertainment venue, the Wellmont Theater, will celebrate the extensive Springsteen catalog at a celebratory, belated birthday jam on Thursday, Dec. 5. (8 p.m.) New Jersey rockers Brian Kirk & The Jirks will present an evening dedicated to Springsteen, alongside a cavalcade...
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Ready to ring in the New Year with North Jersey’s premier live entertainment venue? The Wellmont Theater will be hosting famed Grateful Dead tribute band, Dark Star Orchestra, for its two-day New Year’s Extravaganza, Dec. 30-31 in Montclair, with showtimes at 8 p.m. and doors at 7. Playing to decades of acclaim, Dark Star Orchestra offers more than the sound...
This week is the bi-annual Hudson Restaurant Week.  From January 27 – February 7, 2020, there will be prix fixe discounted menus at some of the greatest restaurants in Hudson County.  Check out our Top 5 list that's so good, it'll make New Yorker's make the 2.5-mile pilgrimage to Nueva Jers... Rumba Cubana - Cuban / North Bergen Numero uno, it's no...
 Independence Day Poem  The fight for freedom, should not just be remembered at a museum, or reflected only at a sports’ colosseum. It is the about the passion for victory, that a group of people won despite past agony, and that the chains of oppression were broken, while life’s new liberties have awoken. Celebrate your land’s beauty, and commemorate the fallen for their duty, for the good and the...
The Fourth Annual MvVo Ad Art Show is now underway at the Oculus (WTC).  The extremely popular art exhibition draws large crowds and incredible artists from all over the world. A growing number of people in the art world now recognize world renowned artists such as Warhol and Rosenquist got their start in advertising. Today, we are highlighting one exceptional artist...
When we think of Hollywood, the infamous sign, fame, and bright lights of California are usually what come to mind. This article is dedicated to the other city with the same name, located in South Florida, not far from artistic and sunny Miami. Florida's Hollywood is an emerging community with a beautiful beach front and resorts including Margaritaville Hollywood Beach...
With the world striving to get back to visions of normalcy, New York City has a real treat for both LIRR commuters and Amtrak travelers. The Moynihan Train Hall at New York Penn Station opened to the public on January 1st, 2021, and is being discovered as travel slowly returns. A unique point to note, many commuters have yet to...
As we find ourselves in a country politically divided, there is one thing that often unites Americans. That is, charitable giving. Whether it’s for hurricane-disaster relief or donating coats and blankets to the homeless, the American people including businesses know how to give back in a time of need. There are thousands of businesses and charitable organizations that are...
Seeking the best NY pizza places in South Florida is the holy grail that every New Yorker hunts for when moving to, or visiting, the sunshine state. NY style pizza is held in the highest regard in the east coast communities of South Florida, often referred to as New York City’s sixth borough, as it is a true taste...
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On the set of “The Many Saints of Newark” being filmed on Bradford and Halsey Street.  The streets are made up to look like the hot summer of the 1967 riots.  Aside from Newark, there have been scenes filmed in Brooklyn, Yonkers and Nyack. The much-anticipated film is tapping into the cult following of HBO's The Sopranos.  The story takes...
Sigri Indian BBQ is a Chipotle-style fast casual restaurant, where you build your own bowl or kati rolls.  Started by ultimate entrepreneur Jagat Parikh and joined by Chef Aarthi Sampath, who you may recognize as the winner of Chopped in 2016 and who recently beat Bobby Flay in March of 2018 (take that Bobby). She also contributed to the...
New Jersey’s leading arts organizations have united to support New Jersey Arts and Culture Administrators of Color (NJACAC), a network of professional arts administrators of color dedicated to advancing efforts related to equity, diversity and inclusion within the state’s arts community. Founded in 2019 as a partnership between New Jersey Theatre Alliance (NJTA), the state’s service organization for professional...
WHAT:    “City of Tomorrow: Real Estate, Architecture & Design Summit” WHERE:   92nd Street Y, 1395 Lexington Avenue at 92nd Street WHEN:     Friday, March 15, 2019 & Saturday March 16, 2019 TICKETS:  Tickets from $65 LINK:        https://www.92y.org/event/city-of-tomorrow Hundred Stories and 92Y Announce Third Annual City of Tomorrow Summit Featuring Architects, City Planners, Designers, Real Estate Developers and Restaurateurs. Taking Place March 15-16 at the 92Y,...
NEWARK, N.J. – Newark-based nonprofit, La Casa de Don Pedro, a leader in social services and community development efforts, is hosting an interactive virtual fundraiser on June 17 at 5:30 p.m., titled “La Casa en Su Casa.” With a program theme of “Silver Linings,” the evening will honor the “unsung heroes” of the pandemic – including essential workers for...
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The digital NFT art piece “Got to be a Man” is the newest gem of a collaborative effort by Kid Creole & The Coconuts co-founders, August Darnell and Adriana Kaegi. Within 30 seconds one will be delighted and mesmerized by colors and movement flowing with a grooving ad-lib by Kid Creole himself that forms the artwork, “Kid Creole: Got...
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...