Based on the true story of one the most “notorious” unsolved cases in recent American history.  'City of Lies' is a provocative thriller revealing a never seen look at the murder of The Notorious B.I.G., which happened relatively soon after the murder of Tupac.  Johnny Depp plays Russel Poole (Retired LAPD Detective) and Forest Whitacker plays “Jack” Jackson (LA...
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...
Approximately 41 miles NE of the GWB. POUND RIDGE, NY Iconic NBC newsman Tom Brokaw has put his 56-acre Pound Ridge retreat on the market.  Brokaw purchased the mega retreat, which includes a lake and a 4,000-square-foot home, in 1999 for $4,255 million. In early June, he listed the property for $6,300,000 with Kathy Sloane of Brown Harris Stevens and Muffin Dowdle...
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...
WATKINS GLEN, NEW YORK The iconic Woodstock four-day festival was in the summer of 1969 and took place in Bethel, NY (not Woodstock).  The concerts timing could have not been more perfect.  The 60's care free lifestyle mixed with the emerging Civil Rights movement, anti-war protests, and some of the best musicians ever assembled in this one of a kind...
The unique supergroup, The Hit Men, have embarked on a tour in celebration of receiving a special reward of recognition by the Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum in Nashville. Set to perform to honor their Road Warrior Award, are the legendary sidemen members known as unbelievable talent who recorded or performed backing famed front men and women. The Hit...
1) Your Wedding Ceremony is *REALLY* Important Marriage is a life-long commitment and in many ways that commitment becomes "official" at your wedding ceremony! This is truly a very special moment in time that you will cherish for the rest of your life. Choose a Wedding Officiant that approaches every wedding ceremony individually and with the importance it truly deserves. 2) There's...
Saving Bernie
A very silly and fun “Saving Bernie” has arrived just in time to give all some much-needed silly self-care from the safety of the home. The new madcap Vimeo web series centers around the what-if Bernie Sanders did not have a heart attack but disappeared because he was kidnapped. ‘Saving Bernie’ is Fun when We Need it Most While the world...
A 17-year old, Clifton New Jersey native has been selected for Maria in Steven Spielberg's reboot of West Side Story.  Rachel Zegler who is Colombian-American is no stranger to playing Maria in several 'West Side Story' performance in northern NJ.  Now the world will be able to hear her amazing voice when she hits the big screen in 2020. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i94gOakoTqQ West Side...
Stew Leonard’s famous for its Yonkers and Connecticut over the top grocery stores will open up its first New Jersey supermarket in Paramus.  The store will be located at the old Sears in Paramus Park. The dairy-themed supermarket will create 350 new jobs in Bergen County.  The 80,000 square foot store will feature their trademark dairy department, a butcher shop,...
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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...
Dick Wolf, the creator of iconic police TV shows like Law and Order and Chicago PD is back with a reboot of the 90's New York Undercover, airing on ABC later this year.  NYU has always had a cult following, with its gritty-NYC, fast paced raw style.  The reboot is rumored to use the same cast members from the...
Today's images came from the Bronx.  Judy snapped these amazing shots from the ongoing Orchid Show at the New York Botanical Gardens. The 'Orchard Show' is from February 23rd until April 28th. If you have some photographs of New York or New Jersey that you would like to share, please shoot us an email at Media@NYNJ.com. On Instagram? Make sure to tag...
Manhattan, NY Each fall a slew of new primetime network shows appear.  As we welcome back our old favorites, we have the opportunity to see some new programs. There are two new shows take place in NYC that have created some major buzz, Manifest and New Amsterdam. Both shows are on NBC and premiered this fall. While critics and audiences...
As the crucial topic of education proves to be top of mind in the 2020 presidential elections, documentary film, “Backpack Full of Cash,” narrated by Academy award-winning actor and activist Matt Damon, reveals the devastating consequences of privatizing America’s public schools.  Having screened over 360 times in 39 states and nine countries including nine film festivals, this feature-length documentary...
Martha Wash
Listening to the new Martha Wash single, “Never Enough Money,” is a sure indication that the famed “It’s Raining Men” singer is belting out another hit that fans will want to hear more of. The song is set to be on Wash’s new album, “Love & Conflict,” to be released on Jan 6, 2020. Wash Belts Out Another Sure to...