Arts & Entertainment


Newark Museum Director Says Decision to Come to NJ Was Easy

Newark Museum Director and CEO Steven Kern says that he's proud to be working at the museum and hopes to make it self sustaining.
Photo By Caroline Keating, Courtesy of Vanessa Berry

Dance Studio Plans to ‘Kick for a Cause’ to Raise Awareness for MS

Kick Dance Studios will be hosting its annual "Kick for a Cause" benefit, hoping to raise awareness about multiple sclerosis.

NJ police: Ravens’ Rice knocked out fiancee

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A police complaint alleges Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice knocked out his fiancee during an argument at an Atlantic City casino. Police charged both Rice and Janay Palmer with simple assault in the incident ...

Bed scene film clip costs NJ actor-teacher day job

RIVER EDGE, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey teacher with a second career as an actor is losing his job after an arbitrator concluded that he showed students a clip of himself in bed with an actress. Technology teacher Richard Graffanino denied showing the ...

Marino, Sharpe out, Gonzalez in on CBS pregame

NEW YORK (AP) — Longtime analysts Dan Marino and Shannon Sharpe will not return to CBS' "The NFL Today" pregame show. CBS chief Sean McManus said in a statement that "Dan and Shannon are true Hall of Famers on the field and in front of the camera. ...

Ravens await details on Rice arrest

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens intend to talk to Ray Rice before deciding how to deal with the running back's arrest in a New Jersey casino. According to Atlantic City police, Rice was arrested early Saturday morning after an ...

Ravens’ Ray Rice arrested at Atlantic City casino

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Police in Atlantic City say Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice was arrested at a casino there after an argument with his fiance turned physical. Atlantic City police said that Rice and Janay Palmer were both arrested ...
Ethan and Jason Sandlofer at A Cycle for Survival event. Photo courtesy of Jason Sandlofer.

E’s Biker Buddies: First Children’s Only Cycle Event for Cancer Research

Seven-year-old Ethan Sandlofer is hosting the first Cycle for Survival event for kids only, to raise money for Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in memory of his mother.

Community Events in NJ This Week

If you’re looking for a fun activity this weekend or during the upcoming week, here is a list of events happening Feb. 14 to 20.

$1.4M for woman injured by Pa. Fishbone stage-dive

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A woman who broke her skull and collarbone when a member of the band Fishbone dived from a Philadelphia stage has been awarded $1.4 million. A federal judge said Wednesday that Fishbone lead singer Angelo "Dr. Madd Vibe" Moore ...