American Theater Group, UCPAC and NJCAC present Juneteenth celebration

American Theater Group, UCPAC and NJCAC present Juneteenth celebration

RAHWAY, NJ — American Theater Group, in partnership with the New Jersey Creative Arts Collaborative and Union County Performing Arts Center, will present “Juneteenth: A Celebration of Liberation,” at Hamilton Stage. 360 Hamilton St., Rahway, on Friday, June 14, at 7:30 p.m. An inspirational evening of music, dance, poetry and more, “Juneteenth: A Celebration of […]

Clark teachers honored at 2024 Union County Teacher Recognition Breakfast

Clark teachers honored at 2024 Union County Teacher Recognition Breakfast

CLARK, NJ — Arthur L. Johnson High School English teacher Joy Donaldson, Carl H. Kumpf Middle School mathematics teacher Lauren Fernandes, Frank K. Hehnly Elementary School special education teacher Kayla Rodrigues, Valley Road Elementary School physical education/health teacher Christopher Raguseo and Clark Preschool Annex teacher Erin Van De Water were honored at the 2024 Teacher […]

Local Kean University student performs with Six13 a cappella singing group

Local Kean University student performs with Six13 a cappella singing group

UNION, NJ — Eitan Hiller is in the spotlight. Hiller, born and raised in Teaneck and living now in Elizabeth, is a talented senior in Kean University’s Theatre Conservatory who performs nationally with the Jewish a cappella group Six13. Now he is harmonizing his musical skills with his heritage to fulfill his lifelong dream. Photo […]

Industrial design students exhibit work at prestigious design show in Milan

Industrial design students exhibit work at prestigious design show in Milan

UNION, NJ — Kean University industrial design students exhibited their work before an international audience of more than 350,000 people this month after being selected to take part in the prestigious Salone del Mobile design show in Milan. The nine students from Kean’s Michael Graves College, who have spent the semester studying abroad in Rome, […]

The Gateway Family YMCA celebrates Arts Programming Collaboration

The Gateway Family YMCA celebrates Arts Programming Collaboration

UNION COUNTY, NJ — The Gateway Family YMCA, together with Rutgers University’s Future Scholars Program, celebrated arts and engagement activities at The Gateway Family YMCA – Rahway Branch, 1564 Irving St., Rahway. The collaboration provided students with a Move and Paint program, consisting of guided painting classes, lessons in art design including all supplies and […]

A Taste of Cranford benefits Cranford High School Project Graduation

A Taste of Cranford benefits Cranford High School Project Graduation

CRANFORD, NJ — A potpourri of culinary delights was offered recently at A Multicultural Taste of Cranford. The event took place at Eastman Clock Plaza Park. Twenty-eight places in the area participated. Attendees who purchased a $5 bracelet were able taste sample-sized foods and drinks between $3 and $8. Proceeds benefited Cranford High School Project […]

‘An old-fashioned American picnic’ is hosted in Kenilworth

‘An old-fashioned American picnic’ is hosted in Kenilworth

KENILWORTH, NJ — The Kenilworth Senior Center recently hosted “An Old-Fashioned American Picnic.” The event was at DiMario Park and approximately 75 seniors came out to enjoy themselves. Shirley Maxwell, senior program director for the borough, said, “I’m happy the weather turned out beautiful.” Jersey Joe’s Barbecue & Grill in Garwood provided the picnic fare, […]