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The Newark lad’s spasmodic dimwit shtick and signature shriek (“Laaaady!” was the “Dyn-o-mite!” of its day) are a love/hate thing. But his gutsy turn in Scorsese’s kinky The King of Comedy is a keeper, and so is his legacy as a Muscular Dystrophy fundraiser– $2 billion since 1952.
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On Fridays, Rosie serves a mixed stew of New Jersey food and dining information. Today, read about Disney Week at the Pop Shop in Collingswood, the Big Brew Beer Festival and the Tour de Farm cycling and culinary event.
What happens when autistic kids grow to adulthood? It's a question that's confronted in a new short film, "Hands to the Sky," which premieres in the state this weekend at the Golden Door Film Festival in Jersey City.
Used to be parents learned the sex of their child when the bundle of joy was born. Then ultrasounds and more recently blood tests determine the gender early in the pregnancy. Now more and more moms-to-be are asking for the test results to be handed them in a sealed envelope, which they in turn hand, unopened, to a bakery.. Next stop: The gender-reveal cake and party.
You might know Salvatore Minardi as one of the area's foremost hairdressers, but he's also a passionate community leader and philanthropist ...