Arts & Entertainment


2014 Special Olympics USA Games Are Underway After Ceremony

The opening ceremony for the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games was held Sunday night at the Prudential Center in Newark, officially kicking off the games.

Rutgers student crowned Miss New Jersey

OCEAN CITY, N.J. (AP) — A Rutgers University student has been crowned Miss New Jersey. Cierra Kaler-Jones of Galloway Township won the title Saturday night at the Ocean City Music Pier, beating out 23 other contestants. It was the fourth time she ...

Area Looks to Artists in Revitalization Efforts

Valley Arts District is revitalizing parts of Orange and West Orange.

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 13 to June 19.

Christie dances around Clinton matchup, and dances

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie danced like a dad and danced around his chances in a hypothetical matchup against Hillary Rodham Clinton during another late-night TV appearance. The possible 2016 Republican presidential ...

Mary Alice Williams to Take Helm of NJTV News

Mary Alice Williams to take helm of NJTV News. Mike Schneider named Senior Correspondent.

4 journalists win Livingston reporting awards

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Reporters for The Star-Ledger of Newark, New Jersey, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and The New York Times Magazine have won Livingston Awards for outstanding work by journalists under age 35. The $10,000 awards announced ...

Father’s Day 2014 Events in NJ

Father’s Day is Sunday, June 15 this year and there are many events throughout the state to celebrate.

Christie to appear on ‘Tonight’

NEW YORK (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is returning to late-night TV for the first time since the George Washington Bridge scandal diminished his popularity. Christie is booked to appear on Jimmy Fallon's "Tonight" show on Thursday, ...

Morgan showing signs of improvement after crash

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan is showing signs of improvement following a New Jersey highway crash that badly injured him and killed one of his friends. Spokesman Lewis Kay said Thursday that Morgan remains hospitalized ...