The Harlem Globetrotters are on their way back to the Tri-State area for a week-long schedule of entertaining hoops.
The band announced Wednesday that the Nov. 30 opening show of its winter tour at the IZOD Center in East Rutherford, N.J., will be a benefit concert.
Aerosmith and Cheap Trick, both decades into their career, unleashed some of the greatest rock songs from the ’70s through the modern era. Both bands played their biggest hits, but eschewed some obvious songs to dig deeper into their considerable catalogs.
Even though it doesn’t open until September 28, Ratner feels it’s already a success. Events are booked for more than 200 nights.
Sturgess, who is the world’s tallest professional basketball player, helped tip off the week on the 86th floor observatory of the Empire State Building.
The Boss just announced the first leg of his US Tour which includes two shows at Madison Square Garden and three shows at the IZOD Center in New Jersey.
The four-city tour was supposed to stop at the Izod Center in East Rutherford on Dec. 10, but that game and three others have been scrapped now that the league and its players have a tentative labor agreement.
Newark’s Prudential Center and the Izod Center in East Rutherford have seen an increase in concerts this summer because the Garden is closed.
New Jersey is host to many big name concerts and performances this season. Here’s a quick guide to some not-to-be-missed summer shows in the Garden State, along with all the traveling and tailgating information you need.
Christie wants a longtime New Jersey eyesore, Xanadu, to get a face-lift.
Goldberg has been the authority’s chairman since 2003. His term expired last year, but he stayed on as a holdover appointment to aid efforts to revive the stalled Xanadu retail and entertainment complex in the Meadowlands.
The stalled Xanadu retail and entertainment complex in the Meadowlands has been more than an unfinished eyesore for New Jersey. For public pensions that invested in it, it’s been a serious money drain.
The New Jersey Nets were the worst home team in the NBA last season. The Sacramento Kings were near the bottom in road wins. One of the teams will take a step toward changing that this season when they meet Friday night.
After struggling through seasons they would probably prefer to forget, the Detroit Pistons and New Jersey Nets are realistic about their chances in a competitive Eastern Conference.
The Izod Center in East Rutherford was the center of the universe Tuesday for nearly 17,000 people hoping to get a spot on the next season of “American Idol.”