NJ TRANSIT’s Mobile App Upgrades: Keeping Riders in the Know

NEW JERSEY – With more and more riders returning to public transportation, NJ TRANSIT’s recent changes to mobile apps literally represent well-timed upgrades.

Smartphone users can readily appreciate the ease of information available at their fingertips. A few swipes on the mobile app replace the need for paper schedules and more.  The mobile app is available on both Google ...

United Community Corp. to give out FREE candy, costumes, food and more at West Side Park on Oct. 30 for Family Fall Fest

October 27, 2021

United Community Corporation brings the spirit of Halloween to Newark’s West Side Park on Saturday, Oct. 30 as it hosts a Family Fall Fest from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. with the help of special guests Dupré “Doitall” Kelly and Big Pill. 

UCC will be providing local children with free candy, Halloween costumes - donated by Reverend Paul Gulya - and games at the ...

Thomas J. Tucci Sr. Playground Dedicated in Cedar Grove

October 21, 2021

CEDAR GROVE, NJ -- The playground in Essex County Cedar Grove Park was dedicated on Wednesday as the “Thomas J. Tucci, Sr. Playground” in honor of the late Thomas J. Tucci.

Tucci was a Cedar Grove resident who had a lifetime of involvement promoting youth recreation activities and upgrading public athletic facilities.

“Mr. Tucci was a role model and father figure ...

Two-Time Super Bowl Champ Carl Banks Among Scotch Plains Public Storage Customers Seeking Return of Possessions

October 18, 2021

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Among those frustrated by his inability to visit his unit at Public Storage on Route 22 in Scotch Plains is two-time Super Bowl champion and Giants legend Carl Banks, who stored mementos of his stellar NFL career at the storage facility. 

Items in the storage unit include Banks's Pro Bowl jersey and items belonging to his son, CJ, that include a signed ...

Cedar Grove BOE: Why I'm Supporting DiChiara and Grieco

October 26, 2021

I wanted to share some thoughts on the upcoming School Board elections, since I cannot make the meeting tonight. My family and I moved to Cedar Grove a few years ago, and so far, to call it anything but a wonderful place to live would be untruthful. Being relatively new in town has its advantages and disadvantages. The ability to see things from a fresh point of view without any bias is great, ...

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