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Prosecutor's Office Investigates Apparent Suicide of Officer in Bloomfield Police HQ

January 17, 2019

NEWARK, NJ - The Essex County Prosecutor’s Office is investigating an apparent suicide that occurred in the Bloomfield Police Department overnight.

The preliminary investigation indicates that retired Newark Police Lt. Patrick Montella shot himself in the Bloomfield Headquarters while in custody. The 58 year old was a resident of Bloomfield.

Montella was arested for an alleged ...

17 LPN Graduates at Essex County College Ready for Next Step

January 17, 2019

NEWARK, NJ - Augustine Omwan first became interested in the nursing profession while working as a youth missionary in Nigeria.

“I clearly saw all the help these people needed,” said Omwan, now 42. The clincher for him to pursue a career as a nurse was when he needed a stent. “I saw all the caring the nurses provided me.”

On Jan. 10, Omwan began to turn that dream ...

Upcoming Events

Thu, January 17, 9:00 AM

Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary -- Wayrick Wildlife Art Gallery, Bernardsville

NJ Audubon: Volunteer Art Show!

Arts & Entertainment Education Green

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Thu, January 17, 7:00 PM

Community Church of Cedar Grove, Cedar Grove

North Jersey Modern Quilt Guild in January

Arts & Entertainment

Fri, January 18, 9:00 AM

Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary -- Wayrick Wildlife Art Gallery, Bernardsville

NJ Audubon: Volunteer Art Show!

Arts & Entertainment Education Green

To the Editor: Federal Shutdown Hits and Hurts New Jersey

January 12, 2019

Dear Editor:

New Jersey’s Mayors and local governing bodies don’t always agree on everything. But they know what they need to do to meet the public’s need for essential services. And every year, despite natural disasters, despite fluctuations in the economy, and despite actions taken – and not taken – by other levels of government, they adopt budgets and continue ...

Montclair Police Blotter: Bike Thefts, Vandalism, Arrests and More

January 17, 2019

MONTCLAIR, NJ - The following blotter was compiled and released by the Montclair Police Department on January 15, 2019.

Arrest:
01-12-2019 (Valley Road) Mr. Sidel Wilson, 32yoa from East Orange, was arrested and charged with
DWI.
01-08-2019 (Hawthorne Place) Two 14yoa Montclair males were located and identified as the suspects
in the vandalism incidents on Wilde Place and North Fullerton ...

Chippendale's All-Male Review Coming to the Wellmont, Feb. 15

January 17, 2019

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Chippendales Brings Their 2019 ‘Let’s Misbehave’ Tour to Wellmont Theater

International all-male dance group to perform at Montclair, N.J., venue on Feb. 15, 2019

WHO:  Chippendales’ “Let’s Misbehave” 2019 Tour

WHAT: Voted Las Vegas’ #1 male revue and best bachelorette party destination, the Chippendales are ...