So the coronavirus has ruined lives. People have died and others have permanent health issues due to this virus. My sister works at a long-term care home and the stories are truly heart breaking. This article is my way of dealing with the my own, much less important situation. The “Rona” has ruined my wedding. I have been forced to...
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Mardi Gras Weekend is coming to New Jersey once again to celebrate Michael Arnone’s 30th Annual Crawfish Fest. The little festival that could is celebrating its 30th milestone anniversary May 31-June 2, 2019, at the Sussex County Fairgrounds, with a festive 3-day lineup of celebrity acts and delicious food Cajun style. Michael Arnone Makes Crawfish Fest Vision a Reality The Baton...
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ProudLiving Companies, a New Jersey-based real estate company with a mission of long-term neighborhood revitalization, is celebrating International Women’s Day this week by honoring its female employees, who make up over 50 percent of ProudLiving’s management and back office staff. The company, which also employs people in a variety of positions across operations and field work, plans to recruit...
A 45-seat café run by students at RCC Hospitality and Tourism is having their grand opening today. The highly anticipated culinary collaboration is between RCC and Flik Hospitality. The café will serve up tasty soups, salads, sandwiches and baked goods.  They will also be serving coffee from Suffern-based Java Love. NJ Land-Use Firm Helps Pave the Way for Future Jersey City Whole Foods These...
Modo Yoga NYC, an environmentally and socially conscious boutique yoga studio, announced the launch of their new masterclass mini-series "Going Deep: The Masterclass" that explores the Modo and Modo Flow sequences. The series will be offered next on Saturday, March 7, in the West Village and Saturday, March 28, in Williamsburg. Modo Yoga combines the precision of therapeutic yoga and the...
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Want an up-close and personal experience with the late entertainer who changed the course of popular music? Elvis Presley, “the King of Rock and Roll,” who sold an unparalleled 1 billion records, will be shown in exquisite footage for “Elvis: Seen/Unseen – Live Onscreen” at the Wellmont Theater on Jan. 30 (8 p.m.). This one-of-a-kind concert experience, originally slated for...
BURLINGTON, N.J. - New Jersey patrons eager for live entertainment can find a range of options via Discover Jersey Arts’ online Summer Stages guide. The curated collection, offering socially distanced opportunities from New Jersey-based cultural organizations, features dozens of concerts, drive-in movies, Shakespeare in the park, classes and more experiences across the state’s vibrant arts scene. The launch comes...
Randalls Island (Harlem, NY) This weekend, experience the 4th annual "Indigenous Peoples Celebration of New York City" aka the IPCNYC.  Celebrate with the Lenape, Redhawk, Ramapough Lenape, Shinnecock members and more.  As I am sure you many know the word "Manhattan" a Dutch a word originally comes from the Lenape word "Manna-hata" meaning island with many hills.  The festivities are...
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The final live tour of the hit TV comedy “Mystery Science Theater 3000” is coming to Montclair, NJ, on Saturday, March 7. The last-of-its-kind performance is being called the “Great Cheesy Movie Circus Tour!”.  Join show creator and original host, Joel Hodgson, and the world’s greatest – and only – movie-riffing robots, Tom Servo, Crow and Gypsy, as they...
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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...
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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...
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Are you prepared for a radical, three-hour, interactive “Nine Deeez Nite” show? Enjoy all the ’90s classics while playing along with themed trivia, when Nine Deeez Nite takes over North Jersey’s premier live entertainment venue, the Wellmont Theater, on Friday, Feb. 7, 2020. More than just a ’90s cover band, Nine Deeez Nite is the tribute to a monumental decade...
Sunday 7.1.18 - NYC at Rockwood Music Hall Doors at 7:30 Show at 8, $10. Purchase Tickets Here The NYC show is the fourth city the duo will perform while kicking off their 8 City 2018 Tour.  The Tour which coincides with their new album "The Frail Things in Sharp Places" by John Ferrara & Seth Moutal. The duo album was released...
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The “Godfathers of New Jersey Sound,” Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes, have announced a performance at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ, on Saturday, March 28. The Jersey Shore musical group has been recording albums since 1976 and is closely associated with the biggest New Jersey rock musicians – including Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band and Jon...
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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...
LEGOLAND’s NY resort will open on July 4, 2020.  The new amusement park will feature over 50 rides, attractions, hotels and shows over seven themed “lands” on 150 acres.  LEGOLAND’s single day admission tickets will start at $62.99 and annual passes start at $119.99.  LEGOLAND New York is located on Route 17 in Goshen (Orange County) approximately 60 miles...