Arts & Entertainment


Halloween Pop-Up Shops Open

Temporary Halloween stores are popping up around New Jersey, usually taking over empty storefronts.

Promoter gets $1M deal for Atlantic City concerts

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The state agency in charge of redeveloping Atlantic City has approved a $1 million subsidy agreement with a concert promoter to stage at least a dozen major shows in the resort. The Press of Atlantic City ...

Miss America: More to worry about than red cup

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The new Miss America says there are more important things for people to worry about than her little red cup That was the message Monday from Kira Kazantsev (kah-ZANT'-sev) of New York as many social media users continued ...

Top 10 finalists selected in Miss America pageant

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The top 10 finalists in this year's Miss America pageant have been chosen. They are: —Miss Mississippi Jasmine Murray; —Miss Arkansas Ashton Jo Campbell; —Miss Oklahoma Alex Eppler; —Miss Massachusetts Lauren ...

Riders briefly stuck in amusement park outage

JACKSON TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A power outage at a New Jersey amusement park left some patrons briefly stuck on rides, but no injuries were reported. But it's not yet known what caused Sunday's outage at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson ...

New Miss America: Red cup talent was from movie

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The new Miss America won her crown after singing a Pharrell Williams song while playing with a red plastic cup, a performance she says was inspired by a similar scene in a move. Miss America Kira Kazantsev said Sunday ...

Miss America contestants showcase shoes in parade

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Contestants vying for the Miss America title showed off some fancy footwear along a New Jersey boardwalk. The traditional "Show Us Your Shoes" parade on Saturday featured 53 Miss America hopefuls riding down Atlantic ...

Exhibition Explores the People Behind Portraits

The Center for Contemporary Art in Bedminster kicks off the national tour of You're U.S., a multimedia look at the American identity.

Inked Out Expo and Miss America 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 Sept. 12-18.

Kathy Ireland burps on demand at Miss America

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Add a new talent to supermodel Kathy Ireland's portfolio: burping. A celebrity judge at this year's Miss America pageant, Ireland was challenged Wednesday night by pageant host Dena Blizzard to reveal an interesting fact ...