Monday, December 17, 2018

Pioneer Songs Arrive in the Capital City

“Pioneer Songs" is Eric Houghton’s epic meditation on the courage and resilience of those Americans who blazed the western frontier.

Opportunities: Volunteer, Calls for Art

The Monmouth Museum is seeking entries for its annual juried art exhibition, set for Jan. 12 to March 10, 2019.

An Artist Who Made His Mark on Canvas & Campus

Rider College professor Harry Naar’s words appear in an essay accompanying the catalog for Naar’s Rider University exhibition, “Watercolors Observed and Imagined.”

Art All Day and More Lights Up Capital City

Trenton’s annual Art All Day returns on Saturday, November 3, with open artists’ studios, gallery exhibitions, tours of city art and architecture, and musical and theater performances.

In Memoriam: Ntozake Shange

Trenton-born American poet, performance artist, playwright, and novelist Ntozake Shange died on October 28 at age 70.

A Conductor for a ‘True Community Chorus’

Vinroy D. Brown Jr. exudes energy and enthusiasm, and then some, as conductor of the Capital Singers of Trenton. At age 25, he has gained respect in area choral music circles.

Opportunities: Donate, Volunteer, and More

A list of local opportunities from the October 31, 2018 U.S. 1 Newspaper.

The Haunted Homes, Halls, and Byways of Mercer County

Haunted houses, halls, and highways — Mercer County has them all. Dan Aubrey takes readers on a tour of ghost stories around the region.

A Monstrous Bicentennial Planned for ‘Frankenstein’

To celebrate the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley’s “Frankenstein; or, the Modern Prometheus,” Wolfson presents Frankenread: A Festival.

Artist Eva Mantell Connects the Transforming Lines of Technology

In “Distraction,” on view at Princeton Day School’s Anne Reid ’72 Art Gallery through November 15, Eva Mantell has knotted, braided, crocheted, and woven the electrical cords, creating forms that take on new meaning.

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How Trenton ‘Won’ Amazon’s HQ2 Battle

Imagine 8 million square feet in five closely connected campuses. Trenton's Amazon plan didn’t make the finals, but it uncovered some hidden assets within the city.