Arts & Entertainment

Nine of the 445 images of an unidentified man who took photobooth self-portraits over the course of three decades. Photo courtesy of Donald Lokuta.

Mystery Photobooth Portraits Baffle Historians

A haunting collection of 445 photobooth images of a man taken over decades is unveiled at the Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers, begging the question: Who is he?

NJ judge OKs settlement in Live Nation suit

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A judge in New Jersey has given final approval to a legal settlement that will give free tickets to hundreds of thousands of concertgoers. The 2009 lawsuit against promoter Live Nation claimed it was illegal to tack on a $6 ...

Advocates go to Washington in Support of the Arts

Advocates for the arts hope lawmakers consider increasing the National Endowment for Arts in the federal budget.

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 March 28 to April 3.

NJ.com Political Reporter: Internet Gambling May Be In Trouble

NJ.com Senior Political Reporter Darryl Isherwood says that online gambling may be in trouble since the bill Congress is considering to ban the practice has bipartisan support.

Ravens’ Rice indicted on aggravated assault charge

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has been indicted on a charge he assaulted his fiancee in an elevator at casino in Atlantic City, N.J. Rice had been charged with simple assault after police said he knocked out ...

Snooki planning a New Jersey wedding

GARFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Officials in a northern New Jersey town are discussing whether to allow taping of an MTV show featuring Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi's wedding. The cast member of the reality series "Jersey Shore" and "Snooki and JWoww" spinoff ...
One of the musical acts at a previous Candlelight Conert for Epilepsy Awareness. Photo Courtesy of Eric Miller.

Concert Series to Raise Awareness About Epilepsy

The Candlelight Concert for Epilepsy Awareness in Ewing aims to raise awareness about the disease and honor the life of concert creator Eric Miller's wife.

Seaside’s Casino Pier adds 3 new rides for summer

SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) — Casino Pier in Seaside Heights will have three new amusement rides this summer. The pier that was heavily damaged in Superstorm Sandy is bringing back its popular Musik Express ride. The pier also will add an Air Race ...

James Franco films movie scenes in Princeton

PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — Spectators turned out to watch James Franco film scenes for a movie in Princeton. The actor is directing and starring in an adaptation of William Faulkner's novel, "The Sound and the Fury." Monday's shoot featured a stuntman ...