SUMMIT, NJ - On Sunday, June 1, the Class of 2014 graduated at the 120th Kent Place School Commencement. Among the 74 members of the Class of 2014 is Maplewood resident Lara Brachman-Goldstein.
Kent Place School Graduates Maplewood Resident at 120th Commencement
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By FRED SMITHAugust 29, 2016
MAPLEWOOD, NJ - The New Maplewood Diner (1473 Springfield Ave.) has been open since mid-June, and now is fully-staffed and operational, according to owner George Filippatos.
"Since we opened, the wait staff have been trained better, putting us in good shape for this to be a comfortable place to have a great meal," Filippatos explained. Filippatos ...
HIGHLAND, NY — If your kids get bored easily, Rocking Horse Ranch is up to the challenge.
Just a one-and-a-half hour drive from Essex County, the all-inclusive offers year-round horseback riding (“pony” rides for the little ones) on well-trained horses, a small indoor water park, an arcade with mini bowling, ping pong and a BB gun rifle range. In the winter, ...
MAPLEWOOD, NJ - The Strollers are holding auditions for their fall musical, Cole, beginning on Sept. 6. Roles are open for all levels of singers, actors, and dancers, according to an email from The Strollers.
Cole is described by The Strollers as a musical, ensemble review with narration that celebrates the life and music of Cole Porter, ...
SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - Daria Pizzuto is headed to Chile, where she will research native-written literature that can be used to develop a Spanish teaching program for American children.
The doctoral candidate at Seton Hall University and a resident of Plainfield, has been awarded the "Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching" grant in order to conduct ...
WEST ORANGE, NJ — The intersection of Northfield Ave. and Pleasant Valley Way/Cherry Lane was upgraded onThursday, Aug. 25, with new traffic signal equipment and a new design to enhance motor vehicle and pedestrian safety on Thursday.
The work is part of the Executive Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, Jr.'s ongoing initiative to ensure infrastructure is ...
LIVINGSTON, NJ -- The Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges recently promoted Greg Albers to vice president of marketing and communications of the largest association of YMCAs in New Jersey.
Albers was working in marketing for a Jewish Community Center in Toledo, Ohio, in 2003 when it became the first JCC in the country to merge with a YMCA.
Albers helped establish the YMCA ...
MAPLEWOOD, NJ - The Maplewood Recreation Department is offering Fall 2016 Art Programs for children ages 2 to 5. All art programs are held at The Woodland, 60 Woodland Rd., in Maplewood.
Classes offered are:
Talented Tots: Mondays from 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m., for children 2 to 4 years old accompanied by an adult.
Children will ...
MAPLEWOOD, NJ - After more than 40 years, DiPietro Foods will be closing their store at 1701 Springfield Ave. in Maplewood on Sat., Sept. 10, according to an update to their Facebook page signed by Lucy, Alfonso, Josephine, and Jennifer.
The DiPietro Foods Facebook page update thanked their customers, stating "to those of you who we see on a daily or weekly basis, you are not just ...
SOUTH ORANGE AND MAPLEWOOD, NJ - In its September issue, New Jersey Monthly ranked Columbia High School No. 64 on its list of top 100 public high schools in the state.
The rankings are based entirely on data reported by the schools to the state Department of Education, according to NJ Monthly.
Factors evaluated in the ranking include: Advanced Placement (AP) ...
WEST ORANGE, NJ – A four-foot-tall “Search and Rescue Dog” Statue has been added to the Essex County Eagle Rock September 11th Memorial in West Orange to commemorate the role that dogs had in the search and recovery efforts at the World Trade Center and Pentagon after the 9/11 attacks.
Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, Jr. joined New Jersey Attorney General ...