Watchung Booksellers will host internationally recognized strategic advisor and coach, Joan Garry, and CBS News Senior National Correspondent, Jim Axelrod, to discuss Garry’s book, “Joan Garry’s Guide to Nonprofit Leadership,” during the virtual event “Evening with the Authors” on Thursday, Jan. 7 at 7 p.m. Sought out by multi-million dollar nonprofits, Garry releases the second edition of her book, “Joan...
Today NYNJ is headed to 222 Grand Street in ultra-trendy Williamsburg to check out 'Brooklyn Running Company'. Tell us a little about your company’s story? Brooklyn Running Company opened in November 2013. We're an independent, specialty running store located in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Our mission is to be a resource and community hub for the entire NYC running community. Who started BRCo? Tell us a...
TIMES SQUARE / MARRIOTT MARQUIS (10 miles from the GWB) Enough already with the "Drake Dance Challenges" it's time for some real dancing.. Why not Spice up your Labor Day this year with some Salsa and Bachata! The GOYA 2018 New York International Salsa Congress brings the world together on the dance floor every year on Labor Day weekend! The Event Features live bands, concerts, performance...
Ultimate Disco Cruise
So much activity began the moment one checked in to board the 2020 Ultimate Disco Cruise ship. By the stroke of midnight on the initial night, one feels as if they have been already awarded with a week’s worth of cruise joy – even before the most fun has started. Key West and Ultimate Disco Cruise Fun The first night of...
Antigone Rising Girls Rising
The all-female world celebrated rock band, New York’s Antigone Rising is known as much for their rousing-exciting music and live performances as they are for their speaking out for social conscience. The songstress’ have just announced headlining performers for the 6th Annual Girls Rising Music Festival (formerly known as BeachFest) – a program aimed to encourage girls, and boys,...
Upper East Side, Manhattan (7 miles from the GWB) Iconic musician and New Yorker, Billy Joel has placed his Upper East Side townhouse on the market for a cool $20 Mil.  The home is located on 67th street between Madison and Park.  The gorgeous renovated home boasts 10,000 sq ft with 12 rooms, 6 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms and 2 powder rooms. ...
Senior Song Book
“Senior Song Book” is the newest album to be released by the oldest professional songwriting team in music history. At the helm of the album released on Nov 15, 2019, is 102-year-old lyricist Alan R. Tripp. Tripp, along with his 88-year-old junior teammate, jazz pianist Marvin Weisbord, has produced a beautifully orchestrated work filled with new originals that hark...
Ultimate Disco Cruise
For over 40 years Bob Pantano has been igniting enthusiasm for dance as host of the nation’s groundbreaking and sustaining radio show promoting dance party fever. Pantano is producing his “Saturday Night Dance Party” excitement on the high seas as music host for the second Ultimate Disco Cruise set to sail aboard the Celebrity Infinity February 2020. Pantano began his love of...
Little Italy’s streets will be revamped to look like the gritty streets of 1975.  The throwback decor is for the release of the highly anticipated #TheIrishMan.  The 3-hour and 29 minute long flick is classic Scorsese featuring Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Harvey Keitel, Ray Romano... What, no Ray Liota? That’s disrespectful. WHO:  NETFLIX. WHAT: Free, limited edition food...
Biaggi
Biaggi ZipSak inventor, Stephen Hersh, has certainly made his mark beyond his original “Shark Tank” appearance in 2014 - wowing shark Lori Greiner with his foldable luggage. The now international entrepreneur, public speaker and CEO of Biaggi continues to expand and evolve his brand of innovative travel bags, with award-winning patents. Backstory Leading to ‘Shark Tank’ Hersh seemed fated to follow...
The Metropolitan Museum of Art has officially announced The Costume Institute’s theme for the 2020 exhibition and gala will be “About Time: Fashion and Duration.”  In line with the Museum's 150th-anniversary celebration the exhibit is to showcase over a century and a half of fashion presented along a disruptive timeline from 1870 to the present. Costume Institute 2020 Exhibit Showcases...
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A prominent New Jersey businessman and mental health advocate, Arthur Imperatore Jr., is opening the state’s first and only high-end “hardcore” gym, Iron Culture, a 7,500-square-foot facility with top-of-the-line equipment. Since its soft opening this spring, Iron Culture has attracted visits from the fitness community across the tri-state area, including 2018 Mr. Olympia Shaun Rhoden and other top bodybuilders...
NFT art
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...
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...
Romeo Delight
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 selected Romeo Delight’s video for his “The Roth Show.” One can...
NEWARK, NJ – March 30, 2021 – Newark Symphony Hall (NSH), New Jersey’s largest Black-led arts and entertainment venue, today announced Yendor Theatre Company (YTC) as its first company-in-residence. YTC’s first production with the venue will be Richard Wesley’s “Black Terror,” co-produced by WACO Theater Center, which is based out of Los Angeles’ North Hollywood neighborhood. The production will...