EAST ORANGE/ORANGE, NJ - Both East Orange and Orange plan to be extremely busy Tuesday night as they join in the National Night Out Celebration.
Among a myriad of activities all across East Orange, Mayor Ted Green is hosting a candlelight vigil at STEM in honor of a teacher at the school that was recently slain by senseless gun fire.
Mayor Dwayne Warren will be busy also; he is leading out on a anti Violence National Night Out Caravan circling the city, and following that up with a community block party.
Several nonprofit organization in both towns will be hosting their own events.
About National Night Out
National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live. National Night Out enhances the relationship between neighbors and law enforcement while bringing back a true sense of community. Furthermore, it provides a great opportunity to bring police and neighbors together under positive circumstances.