Arts & Entertainment


Grounds for Sculpture Gears up for Johnson Retrospective

Grounds for Sculpture is celebrating works by its founder and celebrated sculptor J. Seward Johnson, Jr.

Boston Globe among top Headliner Award winners

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The Boston Globe, The Associated Press, Baltimore's WBAL radio and CBS Sports have won top honors as "best of show" winners in the 80th National Headliner Awards. For the Globe, John Tlumacki won the grand award for ...

Atlantic City gets photo-ready Miss America statue

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The Miss America Pageant is in Atlantic City only once a year, but visitors to the seaside resort where the historic pageant began can now have their own crowning moments year-round. The city dedicated a statue of Miss ...

Beyonce, Jay Z to co-headline summer tour

NEW YORK (AP) — Beyonce and husband Jay Z will launch the co-headlining "On the Run Tour" on June 25 in Miami. Beyonce made the announcement Monday. The stadium tour will visit Philadelphia; East Rutherford, N.J.; Chicago; and Los Angeles. It wraps ...

Kids who met online win Scrabble championship

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Two eighth graders who live hundreds of miles from each other paired to win the National School Scrabble championship. Thomas Draper, of Skillman, N.J., and Jacob Sass, of Magnolia, Texas, play Scrabble online. The ...

‘Rutgers Day’ festival draws record-setting crowd

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Rutgers officials say a record-setting crowd has turned out to get an up-close look at the university and its many offerings. An estimated 84,000 people came out Saturday for the annual "Rutgers Day" festival, an annual ...

Celebrating 40 Years of the Rubik’s Cube

Liberty Science Center in Jersey City partnered with Google to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Rubik's Cube with an interactive exhibit that highlights the toy and demonstrates how it works.

‘Family Guy’ flier spoofs Christie scandal

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — "The Family Guy" is taking on a New Jersey political scandal. A flier sent to Emmy voters asks them to name the show "best animated program." It warns, "Vote for us, or it's time for some traffic problems in Brentwood," a Los ...

Community Events 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 April 25 to May 1.

2014 Montclair Film Festival Events

The 2014 Montclair Film Festival is April 28 to May 4 this year. The festival will consist of a week of film showings, conversations and free film panels in locations all around Montclair.