Category: Entertainment

‘Words and Pictures’

Rated PG-13 By Joan Ellis Is “Words and Pictures” such a pleasure just because it is an oasis in the summer sea of violent blockbusters? Partly But, add to that...

June 20, 2014 | comments

Skywatch: Week of June 20 – 27

By Flo Higgins Cancer is a water sign ruled by the moon. So there is no question a Cancer is sensitive, emotional and needs a home. Cancer is a creature...

June 20, 2014 | comments

Havana Tropical Weathers the Storm

Highlands Cuban restaurant officially reopens By Mary Ann Bourbeau HIGHLANDS – After experiencing the devastating wind and flood waters that Hurricane Irene brought to the East Coast in August 2011,...

June 13, 2014 | comments

Scene on Stage: ‘Third’ at Two River Theater ‘Well Worth’ a Ticket

  By Philip Dorian I remember seeing “Third” at Lincoln Center in 2006, but I had forgotten some of the play’s key elements: The ending, for one, which is as...

June 13, 2014 | comments

The Downtowner for the Week of June 13

By Mary Ann Bourbeau Friday, June 13 Rebelution with Iration, The Green and Stick Figure Stone Pony Summerstage, gates open 5 p.m. 913 Ocean Ave., Asbury Park 732-502-0600 Tickets $29.50...

June 13, 2014 | comments

The Importance of Temperature Control

By Nicholas Harary Over spring break, my family took a trip to South Carolina. Let me tell you, I had an interesting experience at a wine shop in Charleston. They...

June 13, 2014 | comments

Scene on Film: ‘A Million Ways to Die in the West’

Rated R By Joan Ellis “A Million Ways to Die in the West” earned an R rating for drugs, sex, violence, prostitution, and functioning animal body parts – among other...

June 13, 2014 | comments

Skywatch: Week of June 13-20

By Flo Higgins Here we have birthday people born on the cusp of Gemini and Cancer. This is a combination of the happy-go-lucky, intellectual, Mercury-ruled Gemini and the emotional, family-oriented,...

June 13, 2014 | comments

A Party for the King

  Photos courtesy of Monmouth County Historical Association Middletown to Hold King George’s Birthday Bash By Mary Ann Bourbeau MIDDLETOWN – Patriots and Tories alike can take a spin over...

June 6, 2014 | comments

Livin’ Large with Big Joe Henry

    J Photos and Story by Chris Spiewak Many readers will recognize the name Big Joe Henry as the weekend DJ who entertains millions of Garden State residents on...

June 6, 2014 | comments

The Downtowner for Week of June 6

By Mary Ann Bourbeau Friday, June 6 Celtic Woman, 8 p.m. Count Basie Theatre, 99 Monmouth St., Red Bank 732-842-9000 Tickets $48-$131 Icona Pop and Guy Sebastian, 7 p.m. iPlay America,...

June 6, 2014 | comments

Scene on Film: ‘Chinese Puzzle’

Rated R By Joan Ellis The key to the great fun of “Chinese Puzzle” is its cast. A script calling for a crowd of characters runs the risk of confusing...

June 6, 2014 | comments

Skywatch: Week of June 6 – 13

By Flo Higgins Happy Birthday Gemini! Freedom is the name of the game this Mercury-ruled sign likes to play. A Gemini may have a home base, but they will leave...

June 6, 2014 | comments

Family Singalong Benefit, Food Drive June 14

TINTON FALLS – Manda’s Music Together, Matawan Music Together and Coco Beans Cafe will present a food drive and family music event to benefit Lunch Break and JBJ Soul Kitchen...

June 6, 2014 | comments

Annette O’Toole Stars in ‘Third’ at Two River Theater

By Mary Ann Bourbeau RED BANK – Many people recognize actress Annette O’Toole for different roles she has played. For some, she is best known as Martha Kent, the adoptive...

May 30, 2014 | comments

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