Local Dance Studio Marks First Year in the Borough

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By Douglas E. Hall More than 150 people including dancers, students and municipal leaders attended the Hudson Dance Studio’s one-year anniversary gala on October 12, at its riverfront location at the intersection of Route 5 and River Road. To commemorate the studio’s milestone, Borough Council President Vincent Monte, Edgewater Arts Council (EAC) President Lynne Grasz-Hall, [...]

Seven winners announced in 22nd Annual Edgewater Arts & Music Festival

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Seven artists were honored with $4000 in cash prizes in the 22nd annual Edgewater Arts & Music Festival on Sunday, September 8, 2013 inEdgewater,NJ. The winners were announced as part of the annual juried art competition which attracted over 70 artists from around the world. The winners and sponsors are: $1000 -Best in Show:  Bonnie [...]

22nd Annual Edgewater Arts & Music Festival Offers Free Jazz in the Afternoon Plus $4000 Juried Art Competition and Vintage Auto Show

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The Edgewater Arts Council celebrates its 22nd Annual Edgewater Arts & Music Festival, to be held in Edgewater, NJ on Sunday, September 8, 2013.  The day-long event is a FREE celebration of the arts and is open to the public from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Two new categories are included this year: Best of [...]

Edgewater River Rats Top Off Summer Concert Series

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By Douglas E. Hall The rhythmic country blues tunes of the Edgewater River Rats entertained residents at the last of the 10 concerts of the summer series at the Edgewater Marina, Thursday, Aug. 29.  Borough Councilman Michael Henwood, who chairs the Council’s Recreation Committee, announced that a final add-on concert has been added would take [...]

22nd Annual Edgewater Arts & Music Festival Offers Free Jazz in the Afternoon Plus $4000 Juried Art Competition and Vintage Auto Show

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The Edgewater Arts Council celebrates its 22nd Annual Edgewater Arts & Music Festival, to be held in Edgewater, NJ on Sunday, September 8, 2013.  The day-long event is a FREE celebration of the arts and is open to the public from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Two new art categories are announced including $500 prizes [...]

Edgewater Arts Council’s 3rd Annual Wine Tasting to benefit the Edgewater Arts & Music Festival

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Edgewater, NJ, May 16, 2013. The Edgewater Arts Council will hold their 3rd Annual wine tasting on Thursday, May 16, 2013, from 6:30 PM until 8:30 PM. The event will be held at Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar, 90 The Promenade, City Place, Edgewater. Fleming’s will be serving some of their award-winning wines along [...]

Edgewater Arts & Music Festival scores huge success

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By Douglas E. Hall Record $3,800 awarded in Juried Art Competition Record crowds topping more than 1,000 from the Gold Coast area and surrounding communities attended the 21st annual Edgewater Arts & Music Festival on Sunday, Sept. 9. A combination of beautiful fall weather, the enticement of four jazz music groups, a record number of [...]

Jazz Musicians Announced for 21st Annual Edgewater Arts & Music Festival

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AUGUST 17, 2012. Edgewater, NJ. – Four internationally-known music groups will perform at the 21st Edgewater Arts & Music Festival to be held inEdgewater,NJ on Sunday, September 9, 2012.  The festival runs from 11:00-6:00 PM.  This exciting blend of Brazilian, Indian and avant garde jazz starts at noon from the main stage atOld River Road andThompson [...]

Edgewater to be Given Museum Space in New Building

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By Douglas E. Hall The Edgewater Cultural and Historical Committee (EC&HC) will be provided with 3,500 square feet of space to establish the borough’s first museum in an office building being planned by local developer Fred Daibes on property across River Road from the new Borough Hall. The museum will be located on the ground [...]

Edgewater Free Summer Music Series

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FREE SUMMER MUSIC SERIES – The Borough of Edgewater is pleased to announce the “summer music series” at the Edgewater Marina.  Bring a chair or blanket and a light snack and enjoy a night of live entertainment with neighbors, friends, and family, entirely free.  Six consecutive Thursday evening’s beginning on Thursday July 5th and concluding [...]