Recreation & Lifestyle

Senegal choir at Kean University’s Wilkins Theater

Direct from Dakar, the Senegal St. Joseph Gospel Choir will perform at Kean University’s Wilkins Theater on Saturday October 11 at 7:30 p.m. The choir composed of 15 singers and 4 traditional Senegalese drummers was founded in 1950 by the…

New Jersey going wild on Saturday and Sunday

TRENTON – The Department of Environmental Protection’s fifth annual New Jersey WILD Outdoor Expo, which celebrates the state’s natural resources and outdoor heritage, will be held this weekend, rain or shine, at the Colliers Mills Wildlife Management Area in Jackson…

…jazzville skyline:…sweet home alabama…

by rocky-o There’s a place down south called ‘Muscle Shoals’…It also happens to be the name of a legendary recording studio, as well as the title of a recent documentary that will satisfy every single music lover regardless… All I…

Rahway Bands and Brews

The Rail House and Union County Performing Arts Center will be hosting the inaugural Rahway Bands and Brews, a combination of independent rock bands and highly rated craft beers that sponsors hope will be a yearly event. The event will take…

Six Flags Great Adventure introduces 13th roller coaster

JACKSON, NJ — Six Flags Great Adventure, the world’s largest theme park, plans for more roller coaster thrills and Halloween scares in 2015. The 510-acre theme park, which was recently voted America’s second best theme park by USA TODAY readers, debuts…

Six Flags Great Adventure to Celebrate National Roller Coaster Day August 16

JACKSON — Six Flags Great Adventure, home to twelve innovative and exciting coasters, commemorates National Roller Coaster Day August 16 with a thrilling lineup of roller coaster special events, exclusive ride times and social media announcements. The day kicks off with exclusive ride time…

County Summer Arts Festival concerts continue

PLAINFIELD — The Union County Summer Arts Festival concert series continues its 54th season of music on Wednesday evening, August 13, featuring The Sensational Soul Cruisers.  The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders invites the public to attend this free concert…

The Gateway Family YMCA Presents Free Zumba in Rahway

Free Weekly Zumba at the Rahway Train Station Rahway, NJ, July 2014 – The Gateway Family YMCA –Rahway Branch is providing a free weekly Zumba class every Wednesday evening at 7:15pm from July 21 through August 14 at the Rahway…

Sperry Observatory illuminates the night sky

The general public is invited to visit the Sperry Observatory and attend the illustrated talk and enjoy views of the night sky. Admission and parking are free, however, donations are gratefully accepted.Individuals need not make reservations, however, groups should schedule…

Six Flags Great Adventure announces action-packed August

Six Flags Great Adventure has released a list of action-packed events coming in August. Reality Dance Jam Tour ­­– August 1 Six Flags Great Adventure and Reality Dance present The Jam Tour featuring social media sensations Taylor Caniff, Aaron Carpenter, Dillon Rupp,…