Arts & Entertainment

Professor’s ‘Game of Thrones’ punishment rescinded

PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey professor suspended over an online photo containing a quote from "Game of Thrones" has had his punishment rescinded by the college. A Bergen County Community College official told Francis Schmidt in a letter last ...

Jersey Shore Tourism Expert: Tourism Will Do Even Better Next Year

The Jersey Shore Convention and Visitors Bureau's Executive Director Robert Hilton says the Jersey Shore is going to do even better next year than this past year in tourism.

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Galway Kinnell dies

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Galway Kinnell, known for poems that connected the experiences of daily life to larger forces, has died at age 87. Kinnell's wife, Bobbie Bristol, says he died Tuesday afternoon at their home in ...

Judge sets court date for sports betting arguments

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A judge has set a date for lawyers from New Jersey and the major pro sports leagues and NCAA to argue his temporary ban on sports gambling. The parties will convene November 20 in Trenton. U.S. District Judge Michael Shipp's ...

Giraffe born at New Jersey theme park

JACKSON, N.J. (AP) — There's a new addition to the safari at New Jersey's Six Flags Great Adventure theme park. A female reticulated giraffe was born at the park on Oct. 11. The park says Mika stood within an hour of her birth and measured ...

Lauder jewels auction to benefit 2 charities

NEW YORK (AP) — Sotheby's says proceeds from the sale of 44 pieces of jewelry from the collections of Estee Lauder and Evelyn Lauder will benefit two charities. The auction is set for Dec. 9. The sale of 33 jewels from Evelyn Lauder will support ...

Your Move Dance Festival Kicks Off Year 5

Your Move Modern Dance Festival gives choreographers a chance to have their work be seen.

Mary Alice Williams Pays Tribute to Iconic New Jersey Diner

Mary Alice Williams pays tribute to iconic New Jersey diner.

Harvest Festival and Walk To End Alzheimer’s 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 Oct. 24 to Oct. 30.

‘Wordstock’: Dodge Poetry Festival Returns

Wordstock, the four day Dodge Poetry Festival, aims to introduce poetry in a different way.