Saturday, January 28, 2023

Mutts Mania at Lurker Park today

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EAST HANOVER — Mutts Mania 2016 will be held from 12:00 Noon to 4:00 p.m. today at Lurker Park, Ridgedale Avenue and Eagle Rock Avenue. Admission is $10.00 with children under 18 and dogs of all ages free. The afternoon will feature a sentwell.com Doggie Fashion Show, featuring Celebrity...

Kiwanis Club donates to The Women’s Theater

  PARSIPPANY — The Kiwanis Club of Greater Parsippany Foundation recently donated to "The Women's Theater."  Shown above is Kiwanis Foundation President Mimi Letts, Women's Theater founder Barbara Krajkowski and Kiwanis Foundation Treasurer Steve Dickens. The Women's Theater Company is located at  The Parsippany Playhouse, 1130 Knoll Road, Lake Hiawatha. For more...

Valerie Fund’s ‘Hamilton Holiday Raffle’ offers two tickets to Broadway show

MORRIS COUNTY — The Valerie Fund, with a location at Morristown Medical Center, will hold a fundraiser Friday, December 23 for two tickets to see the Tony and Pulitzer Prize winning musical “Hamilton” at 8:00 p.m. Friday, March 3 at the at the Richard Rodgers...

Mad Men returns tonight for it’s final episodes

AMC's period drama Mad Men is coming to an end with the final seven episodes of the last season premiere on Sunday, Apr. 5. The first episode of season 7 part 2 will air at 10/9c and pick up from where season 7 part...

Melody Lieberman performs in Minnie’s Boys is Old School Musical of The Marx Brothers

PARSIPPANY — Parsippany High School graduate Melody Lieberman is starring in "Minnie's Boys" (the former Broadway show about Minnie Marx, the mother of The Marx Brothers) at a regional theater in Florida. She was also a very active member in the Rotary Club of Parsippany-Troy Hills. During...

Auditions for Spring Musical “Shrek the Musical”

MORRISTOWN —  MPAC's sixth annual spring musical will be Shrek the Musical. Auditions will take place Sunday-Tuesday, February 11-13 from 4:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Theatre for principal roles and ensembles. Details on casting and auditions can be found by clicking here. MPAC is looking for...

The Opera Comes to Parsippany

PARSIPPANY — Just when you think you have seen just about every type of fundraising event presented locally the Parsippany Knights of Columbus have taken their annual fundraising event to an entirely new level. On Saturday, May 12, the Parsippany Knights will present 'The Opera Comes to Parsippany!"...

Rockettes arrive at Parsippany Library

PARSIPPANY — The Radio City Christmas Spectacular is an experience that’s meant to be shared, so before they start rehearsals for the 2015 production, they visited Parsippany to kick off the holiday season. Megan Levinson, North Caldwell, and Christine Sienicki, Clifton, were the two Rockettes visiting the Parsippany Library....

Girl Scouts placing American flags on veterans’ graves

PARSIPPANY — In preparation for Veterans Day Friday, November 11, Girl Scout troop spent time placing hundreds of flags on veterans' graves at the Vail Memorial Cemetery. The Vail Memorial Cemetery at Parsippany Presbyterian Church is a historic cemetery dating nearly 300 years. Including graves of veterans from nearly...

Felix Cavaliere and Gene Cornish’s Rascals to perform

MORRISTOWN — Felix Cavaliere and Gene Cornish --  two legendary founders of The Rascals --  team up for the first time in five years in their new tour that brings the sounds of the legendary 60s group The Rascals to Mayo Performing Arts Center on Friday,...

‘The Walking Dead’ Season 5 Episode 15 Description Leaks, Revealing A Huge Divide In Rick’s Group?

The Walking Dead episode summary for “Try” has allegedly leaked online revealing what happens in the aftermath of Noah’s death. According to the synopsis posted by The Spoiling Dead Fans, Deanna is asking to hear the accounts of what happened during the run that...

Indian-American Seniors Association held Spring Cultural Program and Musical

PARSIPPANY — The Indian-American Seniors Association of Morris County's held its annual "Spring Cultural Program and Musical" on Friday evening, June 2 at Parsippany High School. The event drew a crowd of almost 650 people who had the opportunity to enjoy the music and songs....

N.J. Festival of Ballooning: 10 things to know before you go

READINGTON-- Before heading out to the largest summertime hot air balloon and music festival in North America, which starts Friday and runs through Sunday, here is what you need to know. Buy your ticket in advance. Organizers expect 165,000 people over the three days...

Daniel Baldwin to Accompany “The Wisdom to Know the Difference” Featured Screening at the NJ Recovery Film Festival

UNION — Daniel Baldwin will be the featured celebrity guest at New Jersey’s first Recovery Film Festival, with a screening of his feature film The Wisdom to Know the Difference. The event is taking place at Kean University in the STEM Building June 2-3,...

MPAC Presents Virtual Lecture on the History and Impact of Hip-Hop Music

MORRIS COUNTY — MPAC presents Hip-Hop Music: Culture and Legacy, a special Black History Month virtual lecture on the history of Hip-Hop music presented by Wes Jackson, Professor, and Director of Creative Business Enterprises at Emerson College, on Wednesday, February 24 at 8:00 p.m....

CCM Student Artwork to be Featured at MPAC and Morris Museum

RANDOLPH — Visual Arts students from the County College of Morris will showcase their artwork through mid-April at the Art Upstairs Gallery at the Mayo Performing Arts Center in Morristown and the Morris Museum in Morris Township. The second annual “CCM at the Mayo: County...

Anthony Duke Claus returns to Kafe Mozart

PARSIPPANY — Anthony Duke Claus returns to Kafe Mozart! Since he was a toddler, Anthony Duke Claus has been in the spotlight. From international commercials to off-Broadway theater to popular television, the now 20-year-old  William Paterson University student has been around the singing and acting block more than a...

Grover Kemble to perform at Kafe Mozart this evening

PARSIPPANY — Grover Kemble will be performing this evening, Thursday, April 28 starting at 7:00 p.m. at Kafe Mozart, 2900 Route 10 West, Powder Mill Plaza West. Grover Kemble is a musician, singer, and songwriter, well known for his spontaneous and daring approach to jazz, fun-loving...

Will Daenerys Get Back To Westeros on Game of Thrones This Season?

It’s about that time of year—time to look at Game of Thrones spoilers! This year, of course, Game of Thrones season 5 spoilers are the name of the game, and what better place to start than the perennial question: Will Daenerys get back to...

4 Questions Before ‘The Walking Dead’ Season 5 Finale

All good things must come to an end. Season 5 of “The Walking Dead” is set to conclude on Sunday, and fans won’t want to miss it. The survivors finally have a safe place to call home – but Rick’s (Andrew Lincoln) refusal to...