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Biking with Campagnolo Gran Fondo this weekend

  Campagnolo Gran Fondo New York brings Italian style bike racing to NY. Campagnolo Gran Fondo is a recognized name in the world of challenging bike rides in various countries around the world – Italy, Cozumel, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Columbia, Barcelona and Mont Ventoux. Gran Fondo’s are mass participation cycling events that, for decades, has…



Big Change is Coming to Franco’s Metro Restaurant

While having dinner at Franco’s Metro, have you ever tempted to jump up, sit at the piano and serenade the other diners?  Well, now you can. In addition to their amazing Italian food, Franco’s Metro is now serving up talent! On Friday evenings, at 10:00pm sharp, the restaurant turns into a romantic venue, with private…



Annual John Barrymore Birthday Fundraiser to Benefit Fort Lee High School Drama Department and The Student Actors of Fort Lee

  The late, great actor John Barrymore made his stage debut as an 18-year-old Fort Lee resident in 1900.  As is Fort Lee tradition, the birthday of this legend will be remembered, and celebrated, on February 15th. Under the auspices of The Fort Lee Film Commission, the annual John Barrymore Birthday Fundraiser will be held…



New Jersey Speakers Series Opening Thursday, October 9th

Fairleigh Dickinson University presents the highly anticipated 2014-2015 New Jersey Speaker Series; a “real” live, in person experience of seven different lectures, on seven Thursday evenings at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center opening Thursday, October 9th. Notably distinguished speakers share with the audience their extraordinary adventures and perspectives on a vast scope of topics…



Double Thriller at Ross Dock – The Perils of Pauline & Creatures of the Black Lagoon

Suspense, danger and “seat of your pants” thrill is exactly what’s in store this weekend at Fort Lee Film Commission. The expression “cliffhanger” used to describe movies filled with all these emotions is the theme behind the creation of the Cliffhanger Film Festivals. The Cliffhanger Film Festivals are an annual series of spring and fall…



The Rutherford Labor Day Street Festival – Celebrate in Style!

Sadly, it’s time to bid the summer of 2014 adieu, but before we do why not end with a bang? Celebrating its 39th year, The Rutherford Labor Day Street Festival is notably the largest and longest running street fair in the Garden State – historically attracting more than 25,000 attendees. A short drive from The…


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This Weekend Enjoy a Wine Festival at Demarest Farms in Hillsdale, Not Far from The Modern!

  A roaring Wine Festival at Demarest Farms in Hillsdale will be happening this weekend, Saturday, August 16, 2014 and Sunday, August 17, 2014 from 12-6pm (rain or shine). The Farm will feature incredible wine from the following wineries: Plagido’s Winery, Cava Winery, Coda Rossa Winery, Cream Ridge Winery, Four Sisters Winery, Chestnut Run Winery,…