Arts & Entertainment

Derek Jeter corn maze opens as his career wraps up

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Fans are flocking to a New Jersey farm that has opened a 5-acre corn maze carved in honor of New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter. The VonThun Farm in South Brunswick opened its Jeter corn maze Saturday. The farm is ...

Dan Lauria Pens Newest New Play at NJ Rep

Dan Lauria, known for his role as the father in The Wonder Years, is the playwright and performer in Dinner with the Boys, which will be shown at the New Jersey Repertory Company, a group that showcases new, unknown works.

Grand Harvest Wine Festival, Classic Car Show 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. 19 to 25.

Jeter corn maze set to open as his career wraps up

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — As Derek Jeter plays his final regular-season home stand with the Yankees, a New Jersey farm is preparing to welcome guests to a 5-acre corn maze carved in his honor. The VonThun Farm in South Brunswick opens its Jeter ...

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 ...