Arts & Entertainment

Prayer vigil held for comedian injured with Morgan

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — A prayer vigil has been held in New Jersey for Ardie Fuqua, the comedian who was injured in the same highway crash that injured Tracy Morgan. The vigil was held Monday night in Jersey City, Fuqua's hometown. Fuqua's mother, ...

Police: Concert venue brawl leads to stabbing

LAKEWOOD, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a man involved in a brawl at a southern New Jersey concert venue later stabbed the other combatant after he saw him walking down a street. Lakewood police tell The Star-Ledger (http://bit.ly/1oaCGIT) that ...

Despite Soggy Start, Seaside Park Ready for Fourth of July Weekend

Even though the weather wasn't ideal, visitors came to the rebuilt Seaside boardwalk for July 4.

‘Soldier’s Heart’ Play Addresses Assault Epidemic in Military

Premiere Stages is hosting a production of "Soldier's Heart," which explores the challenges female soldiers face, particularly regarding sexual assault.

NJ theme park finally opens drop ride

JACKSON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey theme park has finally opened what it calls the world's tallest and fastest drop ride. The Zumanjaro: Drop of Doom ride began operating Friday at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson. Riders are hoisted 415 feet ...

Summer Concerts and Shows in NJ This Week

The weekend is here and if you’re looking for a fun activity this weekend or during the upcoming week, here is a list of events happening July 4 to July 10.

Christie kicks off July 4 weekend at Jersey Shore

POINT PLEASANT BEACH, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie enjoyed an early start to the July 4 weekend with a walk along the boardwalk at Point Pleasant Beach. Christie spent more than an hour Thursday afternoon shaking hands, high-fiving little kids ...

Jersey City Agency Lands on AEG Live for Loew’s

AEG Live may soon manage Loew's Theatre in Jersey City.

Independence Day 2014 Celebrations and Fireworks in NJ

New Jersey has many events scheduled to celebrate Independence Day.
New York Giants Punter Steve Weatherford poses with Project Prom winners. Photo Courtesy of Amanda Barry.

NY Giants’ Steve Weatherford Creates Project Prom

New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford hosted Project Prom, which helped high school seniors affected by Hurricane Sandy attend prom.