Friday, September 21, 2018

Lawrence photographer and archivist tracks history through pictures

Life and art for Lawrence-based photographer and archivist Gary Saretzky have always been about keeping his mind open to the possibilities.

E.C. Bradley’s Candlelight Lounge makes Trenton a jazz destination

It may not look it, but the Candlelight Lounge, this dull-looking low building on Passaic Street in Trenton, is the real deal for jazz in New Jersey.

College fashion program dresses up downtown Trenton

Fashion in Trenton? Ask Katina Lindsay, who runs Mercer County Community College’s downtown fashion and merchandising program.

Award-winning pianists study out of this Lawrence home studio

Thousands of musicians from across the country compete in Music-Fest’s Rising Talents Festival. This year, three Grand Prize winners were students of Lawrenceville-based piano teacher Rose McCathran.

Bordentown theater students win, nominated for local awards

Bordentown Regional High School theater veteran and Hannah Vliet culminated her high school theater career by winning the 2018 Cappie Award.

Bordentown artistic director, teacher leads youth orchestra

John Enz, Bordentown resident and artistic director of the Youth Orchestra of Central Jersey, has devoted himself to his craft.

At summer theater it’s stage chemistry for a Princeton native

Hannah Semmelhack has been busy balancing class work with her new responsibilities as executive director of Princeton Summer Theater.

Princeton-based Lego artist exhibits works in New York City

Andre Veloux, the Princeton-based artist whose feminism-inspired works are created exclusively from Lego bricks, is exhibiting works in New York City.

Ewing High students paint history of the town in municipal building mural

The Ewing High School Art Club has produced a variety of works through the years, but nothing like this year’s mural project, “Ewing in a Nutshell."

From Ewing to Europe, drummer Joe Falcey is jazzing it up

From behind his drum kit on open jam night at Freddie’s Tavern in Ewing, Joe Falcey leads a band affectionately known as The Three Joes.