Can Lame Ducks Still Fly?

TRENTON, NJ — Things have never looked better for the Democrats who rule Trenton these days. Flush with federal cash. Democratic majorities in the Assembly and Senate. A Governor re-elected as a Democrat last November for the first time in four decades. 

It’s a real bubbly bonhomie in the state’s capital as they tie up the last loose strings of the state’s $50 ...

Walk My Way With Homewatch CareGivers

Covid impacted our local area in so many ways, but one of the most affected groups in the community was the senior population.  To lessen the impact on their seniors, local professionals joined together and formed the COVID-19 Community Coalition: Working Together to Build Connections in Neighboring Communities.  For the benefit of the seniors in their communities they planned healthy ...

Summit College Club Honors College School Scholarship Recipients

June 23, 2022

Lile Hall in Christ Church, Summit, was filled on Sunday afternoon, June 5, 2022, when the Summit College Club Foundation awarded six accomplished high school senior women from Summit and surrounding towns financial scholarships to aid the pursuit of their college dreams.  Recognition of these students through the awarding of college scholarships is an annual high point for the members of ...

Viking Pest Control, Local Exterminator Offers Discount on Award-Winning Mosquito, Tick, and Spotted Lanternfly Services

Viking Pest Control (Viking Pest), an award-winning pest control company based in Basking Ridge, N.J., was rated top 10 in the country for pest control and top 5 for mosquito and termite service by Forbes Home, and best in the country for sustainability by The Spruce. In celebration of this recognition, Viking Pest is offering new customers a $50 discount on all services.

In addition to the ...

Overlook Medical Center Earns National Award for Quality and Safety in the Operating Room

SUMMIT, NJ–Overlook Medical Center, part of Atlantic Health System, recently received the Center of OR Excellence (CORE) Award by the Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN).

The award recognizes Overlook’s surgical units for measured improvement in every aspect of surgical patient care. For patients and their families, this signifies exceptional care through improved ...

JESPY ‘Battle of the Chefs’ Benefit Features Exciting Silent Auction

SOUTH ORANGE - The ultimate cook-off to kick off summer, Battle of the Chefs: A Benefit for JESPY House includes a culinary competition and can’t-miss Silent Auction. The June 23rd fundraiser, which will take place at Orange Lawn Tennis Club in South Orange at 6pm, will raise important funds for programs and services for adults with Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities.

The ...

Essex County Commissioner Brendan Gill's Statement on Roe v. Wade Ruling

June 24, 2022

Today, the Supreme Court abandoned 50 years of established precedent and took the truly unprecedented step of stripping American women of the reproductive rights that the Court, regardless of its political configuration, had recognized and protected for more than half a century. In their unconscionable decision to overturn Roe Vs. Wade, the conservative majority on the court revealed itself to be ...

Are You Sick of Flying Bugs, Too?

Hi, everyone, I just wanted to share a surprisingly easy way to get rid of a lot of bugs in the yard in case you hate them like I do.

1. Get some yellow containers or some random colored containers and some yellow duct tape.

2. Put a couple of little food scraps inside that will rot and smell delicious to bugs. Think small. A piece of chicken and a slice of apple or something like that. If ...

George Washington Bridge Set to Go Cashless Beginning July 10

June 11, 2022

NEW JERSEY -  Cash toll collections on the George Washington Bridge will be eliminated as of July 10, 2022, announced by The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.

A new electronic tolling system will feature overhead gantries that will capture license plate images by overhead cameras, and a bill for the toll amount will then be sent by mail.

The new system aims to eliminate ...

Gas Prices in New Jersey Top $5 a Gallon for First Time

NEW JERSEY — For the first time ever, the average price of a gallon of unleaded gas in New Jersey is over $5. AAA says drivers are paying $5.01 on Tuesday, June 7, 2022. That's up 3 cents from yesterday and nearly $2 from this time last year.

AAA says the rising cost of oil and high demand for gas is keeping the prices at the pump high.

“People are still fueling up, despite ...

New Jersey Drivers See Record-High Gas Prices Again

NEW JERSEY — The average gas price in New Jersey has reached another all-time high.

AAA says the price for a gallon of unleaded is $4.79 on Thursday, June 2, 2022. That's up 2 cents from yesterday, 57 cents from last month and up to $1.74 a gallon, compared to this time last year.

The price of a gallon of diesel in New Jersey is headed down. It's $6.15 per gallon, which is ...

NOTICE MILLBURN TOWNSHIP ORDINANCE 2616-22

June 9, 2022

PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given that the following Ordinance was submitted in writing, introduced, read by title and passed on first reading at a meeting of the Township Committee of the Township of Millburn, in the County of Essex on Tuesday, June 7, 2022. The ordinance will be considered for final passage and adoption at the public hearing held at a meeting beginning at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June ...

Upcoming Events

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Mon, June 27, 11:30 AM

ESSEX FELLS COUNTRY CLUB, Essex Fells

Foundation for Diabetes Research - 2022 Golf ...

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Mon, June 27, 8:00 PM

Downtown Millburn, Millburn

41st Annual President's Cup 5k Night Race

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Wed, August 3, 5:00 PM

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Essex County Board of County Commissioners' ...