Art All Night returns to Trenton this weekend, but with late night closure
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Art All Night returns to Trenton this weekend, but with late night closure

Art All Night, Trenton’s iconic art festival, will return to the Roebling Wire Works on June 15 and 16, following months of work by the event’s staff and volunteers to bring back the event after the shooting that left one person dead and 21 other injured last year. The event will be the same free…

Weekend Artoscope – Predictions and Picks June 7-9

Weekend Artoscope – Predictions and Picks June 7-9

This first full weekend in June finds us with a lush canopy of trees, a waxing moon and a growing desire to bear fruit as we approach the year’s longest day of light. Dancing to the double-time pacing of Gemini, we are both reaping the bounty of our past endeavors and using that energy as…

$60 million in grants available for agencies serving victims of crime, gun violence
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$60 million in grants available for agencies serving victims of crime, gun violence

New Jersey General Gurbir Grewal announced Wednesday that $60 million is available to agencies to implement programs to serve victims of crime, particularly those who have been victims of gun violence.  Agencies can apply for funding from the New Jersey Victim Assistance Grant Program. Applicants can apply for up to $400,000 for a 24-month grant,…

40 restaurants will participate in Taste Trenton June 7-9

40 restaurants will participate in Taste Trenton June 7-9

Fourty eateries have signed up to be part of this year’s Taste Trenton, a three-day, self-guided tour. The fourth restaurant crawl will be held Friday, June 7 through Sunday, June 9. The event is designed to encourage visitors to try out new restaurants by visiting them to taste samples that restaurant owners have selected for…

Weekend Artoscope – Predictions and Picks May 31-June 2

Weekend Artoscope – Predictions and Picks May 31-June 2

As we roll into the first weekend in June, there is an air of anticipation that the soaking, turbulent rains of May will give way to a kinder, more temperate climate that accommodates this season of celebration and ceremony. On the Mayan calendar, this final day of May correlates with E’, the Path, which is…

New Jersey attorney general announces new initiative to fight gun violence in Trenton

New Jersey attorney general announces new initiative to fight gun violence in Trenton

Citing two mass shootings in that left one person dead and 14 others wounded during Memorial Day Weekend, Attorney General Gurbir Grewal and U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito Thursday announced a new collaborative initiative to fight violence in Trenton. While the announcement follows the violent weekend in the capital city, Attorney General Grewal and U.S. Attorney…

Weekend Artoscope – Predictions and Picks May 25

Weekend Artoscope – Predictions and Picks May 25

In the city’s historic tradition of championing its heritage with epic battle reenactments, the annual return of Trenton’s dueling Pork Roll Festivals takes center stage this holiday weekend. This period marks a shift from fixed, stable Taurus to flighty, yet adaptable Gemini, a mutable air sign immortalized in the night sky by the twin stars…

Weekend Artoscope – Predictions and Picks May 17-19

Weekend Artoscope – Predictions and Picks May 17-19

As we enter the third weekend in May, the moon is full, the veil is thin, and the pollen thick. Like the seasonal allergens that tax our immune systems and leave us with bloodshot eyes, an unsettled energy hangs about the city, leaving us irritated and cranky – not sick enough to skip work, but…

Weekend Artoscope – Predictions and Picks May 10-12

Weekend Artoscope – Predictions and Picks May 10-12

Heading into the second weekend in May, the celebration of Motherhood is in full display under a waxing Moon in Taurus. As an symbol of the feminine, the moon is a creature of cycles and fertility, quietly keeping time and creating order as the tides absorb its gravitas. Like so many mothers in the world,…

Weekend Artoscope – Predictions and Picks May 3-7

Weekend Artoscope – Predictions and Picks May 3-7

Stubborn, headstrong Taurean energy is vibrating at a high level this first weekend in May, as the waning crescent gives way to a New Moon on Sunday. On the Mayan calendar, this Sunday correlates to Kame, the Great Horned Owl, who at its best is a wise and skilled clairvoyant that communicates messages for the…