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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 March 28 to April 3.

NJ.com Political Reporter: Internet Gambling May Be In Trouble

NJ.com Senior Political Reporter Darryl Isherwood says that online gambling may be in trouble since the bill Congress is considering to ban the practice has bipartisan support.

Ravens’ Rice indicted on aggravated assault charge

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has been indicted on a charge he assaulted his fiancee in an elevator at casino in Atlantic City, N.J. Rice had been charged with simple assault after police said he knocked out ...

Snooki planning a New Jersey wedding

GARFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Officials in a northern New Jersey town are discussing whether to allow taping of an MTV show featuring Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi's wedding. The cast member of the reality series "Jersey Shore" and "Snooki and JWoww" spinoff ...
One of the musical acts at a previous Candlelight Conert for Epilepsy Awareness. Photo Courtesy of Eric Miller.

Concert Series to Raise Awareness About Epilepsy

The Candlelight Concert for Epilepsy Awareness in Ewing aims to raise awareness about the disease and honor the life of concert creator Eric Miller's wife.

Seaside’s Casino Pier adds 3 new rides for summer

SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) — Casino Pier in Seaside Heights will have three new amusement rides this summer. The pier that was heavily damaged in Superstorm Sandy is bringing back its popular Musik Express ride. The pier also will add an Air Race ...

James Franco films movie scenes in Princeton

PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — Spectators turned out to watch James Franco film scenes for a movie in Princeton. The actor is directing and starring in an adaptation of William Faulkner's novel, "The Sound and the Fury." Monday's shoot featured a stuntman ...
The Jif Peanut Butter Most Creative Sandwich Contest Website.

NJ Kids Make Finals in Jif Peanut Butter Contest

Two New Jerseyans make it to the top 10 entries in the 2013-2014 Jif Peanut Butter Most Creative Sandwich Contest.

‘Homeland’ actor James Rebhorn dies at 65

NEW YORK (AP) — James Rebhorn, the prolific character actor in "Homeland," ''Scent of a Woman" and "My Cousin Vinny," has died. He was 65. Rebhorn's agent, Dianne Busch, said Sunday that the actor died Friday at his home in New Jersey. She declined ...

At Paul Robeson Galleries Exhibit, Data Serves as Inspiration for Art

The Paul Robeson Galleries at Rutgers University in Newark to feature the Datascpaes exhibit, featuring art where data serves as it's inspiration.