Arts & Entertainment

Sinatra’s first license fetches $15K at auction

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Frank Sinatra's first New Jersey driver's license has sold for $15,757 at auction. The yellowed, text-only 1934 license was issued, typo and all, to Francis Sintra, 841 Garden Street, Hoboken, New Jersey. The license was signed ...

Complaints raised over missing water tower art

TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — Some residents in a town that was devastated by Superstorm Sandy are angry that their water tower doesn't look the same. New Jersey American Water repainted "Ortley Beach" and two dolphins on the north side of its tower. ...

9/11 museum counts 300K visitors since May opening

NEW YORK (AP) — Organizers say over 300,000 people have visited the Sept. 11 museum since it opened little more than a month ago, and that has exceeded their expectations. President Joe Daniels said this week that attendance has topped projections ...

Frank Sinatra’s first NJ license up for sale

HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — Frank Sinatra's first New Jersey driver's license is on the auction block. The Star-Ledger reports (http://bit.ly/TsSE8T ) the yellowed, text-only 1934 license was issued, typo and all, to Francis Sintra, 841 Garden St., ...
Miss Sprint Cup Julianna White poses in front of the Miss Sprint Cup 2014 Stock Car at the Sprint Experience. Photo Courtesy of Sprint Media Relations.

Former Miss New Jersey Becomes NASCAR Fans’ Friend on the Inside

Former Miss New Jersey and Haddon Township native Julianna White becomes NASCAR fans' friend on the inside as she joins the Miss Sprint Cup lineup.

New Jersey celebrates 350 years

METUCHEN, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey residents are encouraged to make some noise. Tuesday marks the state's 350th anniversary when a land grant to Lord John Berkeley and Sir George Carteret in 1664 started what would eventually become the Garden ...

New Jersey Celebrates its 350th Birthday

Residents gathered to celebrate New Jersey's 350th birthday, which is June 24.

Auditions Underway for Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company

Fort Lee based Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company is hiring four new dancers for the upcoming season. Eighty-eight audition for the slots.

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 June 20 to June 26.

Maryland teens win marbles championship

WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) — Two teenagers from Maryland have taken all the marbles. Marilyn Fisher and Dominic Rudakevych of Middletown Valley won the 91st annual National Marbles Championship in Wildwood, New Jersey, on Thursday. Forty-two boys and ...