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Infinity Climber at Liberty Science Center

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Okay, it may not technically be a work of art. But it does look like a piece of modern sculpture. As imagined by Dr. Seuss. The Infinity Climber, billed as “the world’s first suspended climbing play space of its kind,” will be unveiled at the Liberty Science Center in Jersey City, Saturday. High wire aerialist Nik Wallenda will be there, on that day, to climb it himself, and attendees can also take part in the museum’s Family Fun Fitness Festival. The Climber consists of 64 platforms connected to curved steel pipes. Continue Reading →

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Hoboken Fall Arts and Music Festival announces set times

Darlene Love is enjoying a long-overdue and much-deserved career renaissance. Love — whose ’60s hits include “He’s a Rebel” and “He’s Sure the Boy I Love” (both with the Crystals), “A Fine, Fine Boy,” “Not Too Young to Get Married” (with Bob B. Sox & the Blue Jeans), “Today I Met the Boy I’m Gonna Marry” and “Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)” — was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2011. And the Oscar-winning 2013 documentary “20 Feet From Stardom” shed light on the difficulty she had getting proper credit for her work. She is currently working on an album with Steven Van Zandt, and Toni Braxton will play her in an upcoming Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN) biopic. She will headline this year’s free Hoboken Fall Arts and Music Festival, taking place on Washington Street in downtown Hoboken from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sept. Continue Reading →

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