Arts & Entertainment

Comedian injured in fatal crash; trucker charged

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Comedian Tracy Morgan remains hospitalized as authorities continue their investigation of a six-vehicle crash on the New Jersey Turnpike that took the life of a Morgan friend and left two others seriously injured. A ...

Comedian Tracy Morgan injured in fatal crash

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A truck driver has been charged in a fatal accident on the New Jersey Turnpike that left comedian Tracy Morgan hospitalized in critical condition and seriously injured two other people. Authorities say the man's ...

Nonprofit Arts Industry Sees Opportunity in Numbers

The nonprofit arts industry is using data to study their audiences and better their brands.

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 6 to June 12.

Tickets to free Atlantic City concerts snapped up

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Fans quickly snapped up 60,000 free tickets to two concerts that will take place on the Atlantic City beach this summer. Blake Shelton is scheduled to perform on July 31 and Lady Antebellum will take to the oceanfront ...

In sweats, Cosby remembers classmate at memorial

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — There was no missing Bill Cosby at a memorial for businessman and philanthropist Lewis Katz. Among a sea of dark suits, Cosby sported red Temple University sweatpants and a school T-shirt. The 72-year-old Katz died Saturday in a ...
BW NICE Board Members at the 2013 Red Shoe event. BW NICE Board Members, from left: Lisa Fielding, Diane Simovich, Judy Gold, Dana Lane. Photo courtesy of Diane Simovich.

Annual Red Shoe Event to Benefit SAFE in Hunterdon

Business Women Networking Involving Charity and Education (BW NICE) is holding its annual Red Show luncheon and fashion show Friday, June 6 to bring women in business together while benefiting SAFE in Hunterdon County.

Drug informant portrayed in ‘Blow’ released

FORT DIX, N.J. (AP) — An often-convicted drug dealer who once informed against a member of Colombia's drug cartel and was portrayed by Johnny Depp in a movie has been released from federal prison. George Jung left the Federal Correctional ...

New Jersey man dies in fall at Buffalo music venue

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Police are investigating the death of a medical resident who apparently fell down a flight of stairs at a well-known Buffalo concert venue. Authorities tell local media that 28-year-old Rajan Verma of Elizabeth, New Jersey, ...

Asbury holds annual gay pride parade

ASBURY PARK, N.J. (AP) — Thousands turned out for Asbury Park's 23rd annual gay pride parade. Sunday's event was the first since same-sex marriage became law in New Jersey in 2013. Jersey Pride president Laura Pople tells the Asbury Park Press ...