Arts & Entertainment


NJ Hall of Fame Welcomes Class of 2013

Members of the New Jersey Hall of Fame Class of 2013 met at the Newark Museum for the sixth annual induction ceremony.

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 Jan. 17 to 23. If you have additions, post them in the comments section at the bottom of the page.

NJ wake set for activist poet-writer Amiri Baraka

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The Rev. Jesse Jackson will be among those honoring activist poet-playwright Amiri Baraka at a wake in New Jersey. The wake will be held at Newark's Metropolitan Baptist Church on Friday night. The 79-year-old author of ...

Fallon, Springsteen Poke Fun at Christie in ‘Born To Run’ Parody

Jimmy Fallon and Bruce Springsteen addressed the GWB lane closure controversy in a parody of Springsteen's "Born To Run."

Crystal Bridges to move NJ Wright house to NW Ark.

BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art has purchased a house in New Jersey that was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and plans to move it to the museum's grounds in northwest Arkansas. The museum, founded by Wal-Mart Stores ...

Martin Luther King Day Celebrations Around NJ

Events celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. are scheduled throughout the state.

NJ reality show star selling home

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J. (AP) — One of the cast members of the "Real Housewives of New Jersey" is putting her home on the market. Jacqueline Laurita and her husband, Christopher, are seeking $2.85 million for the six-bedroom manor in Franklin Lakes. ...

Whitney Houston inducted into NJ Hall of Fame

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Whitney Houston and her cousin, singer Dionne Warwick, are among the newest members of New Jersey's Hall of Fame. The 2013 inductees were honored during a ceremony in Newark Tuesday. Houston's mother accepted the honor on behalf ...

Fallon, Springsteen parody Christie’s traffic jams

NEW YORK (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie's favorite rock star had something to say about the bridge scandal that's cost a couple of Christie loyalists their jobs. Appearing on NBC's "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon," Bruce Springsteen joined the comedian ...

NYC’s Met museum shows off football trading cards

NEW YORK (AP) — New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art is presenting an exhibition of vintage football trading cards. It opens Jan. 24 and runs through Feb. 10. The 150 cards, beginning with a series from 1894, are part of some 600 football cards ...