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Lifelong Patersonian Publishes First Book
August 6, 2011
PATERSON, NJ – In the late 1960s in Paterson, an 11-year-old boy started writing in a personal journal. He came from a pretty bi...
Jazz Festival Debut a Soothing Success
August 3, 2011
PATERSON, NJ -The tremendous power of music is well known. Stevie Wonder grooved the nation. Ruben Blades gave soul-filled...
Summer Concerts at Garret Mountain
July 30, 2011
WOODLAND PARK, NJ - Here are some of the Thursday night events upcoming in the Friends of Passaic County Parks free summer concert ser...
July 30: Weekly Great Falls Jazz Begins
July 24, 2011
PATERSON, NJ - On July 30, the Paterson Municipal Utilities Authority will the hold the first of five weekly free summer c...
Paterson Artists Help Craft Park Plan
July 13, 2011
PATERSON, NJ - One way you can judge a city is by the state of its arts. Government officials and community leaders in Paterson realiz...
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ –An exhibit of African tribal masks, sculptures and wildlife, part of the acclaimed Raskin family collection, ...
City Native Shares “Common Ground” With Crossroads
June 27, 2011
NEW B RUNSWICK, NJ - John Keller has seen the city's theater scene flourish into a vibrant community thanks to some major transfor...
Rosa Parks Student Wins Guitar Award
June 24, 2011
PATERSON, NJ - Rafael Vasquez, a bass guitarist at Rosa L. Parks School of Fine and Performing Arts in Paterson an...
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - First Reformed Church will stage a benefit concert at the Crossroads Theatre on Saturday, July 16, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m...
June 29: Jazz For Peace at Masonic Lodge
June 16, 2011
PATERSON, NJ - On Wed., June 29, 2011 singer/ pianist /composer Rick DellaRatta, will perform a special Benefit Concert for...
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Tony Award-winning Crossroads Theatre Company presents the annual “CommonGround: Festival of the People,...
Auditions For Fair Lawn Theatre
June 11, 2011
FAIR LAWN, NJ - The Fair Lawn Recreation Department's Old Library Theatre is holdi...
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The works of three area directors will be among the nine screened at the New Jersey International Film Festi...
3rd Annual Paterson Art Walk June 11th 10am-10pm
June 5, 2011
The Paterson Arts Council is presenting its Third Annual Art Walk Saturday, June 11th from 10am to 10pm Rain or Shine. It&r...
Area Auteur Showcasing At Film Festival
June 2, 2011
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – A North Brunswick filmmaker will be among the first directors showing his short feature during the opening w...
Vanessa Perea Quartet To Take Jazz Project Stage
May 31, 2011
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Vanessa Perea Quartet will headline the New Brunswick Jazz project on Thursday, June 2 at Makeda Ethiopian res...
Poetry Readings During June 11 Art Walk
May 30, 2011
PATERSON, NJ - The Distinguished Poets Series of the Poetry Center at Passaic County Community College&n...
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Crossroads Theatre will give voice to young writers and new, cutting-edge theater at the 2011 Genesis Festiv...
Kevin Hildebrandt Trio Headline Jazz Project
May 20, 2011
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The Alex Collins Quartet, featuring Lee Hogans on trumpet, Gianluca Renzi on bass and Chris Brown on drums, ...
City Gospel Group Offers Message of Hope
May 19, 2011
PATERSON, NJ – Theirs is a bond that goes back 15 years. That’s when some Patersonians decided to form a gospel group call...
A Renaissance for Paterson Children?
May 17, 2011
PATERSON, NJ - March used to be a special month at the Paterson Museum. That was when artwork by Paterson schoolchildren would be disp...
County Art and History Grants for Local Groups
May 14, 2011
PATERSON, NJ - Are you a Passaic County organization looking for funding for an arts or cultural project...
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Museum of the American Hungarian Foundation presents the exhibition “Idaherma - Joy In Watercolor and Wo...
City Library Hosting Indian Holi Celebration
May 8, 2011
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - The New Brunswick Free Public Library will be a lot more colorful on May 7 when it and the Rutgers Indian Graduate...
Labor Museum Exhibit on Farm Workers
May 7, 2011
HALEDON, NJ - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark will feature the exhibit &quo...