Members of Bloomfield Police and Many Others Say Final Goodbye to Officer Christiano

March 7, 2021

BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- During the viewing yesterday, hundreds of police officers were seen along Broad Street paying their respects to retired Bloomfield Police Officer, Benedetto “Benny” Christiano, who lost his battle to Covid on March 2, 2021 at the age of 53.

This morning, members of the Bloomfield Police Department along with many other agencies said their final ...

Camden Superintendent Welcomes Murphy Extending Vaccine Eligibility to Teachers

March 7, 2021

CAMDEN, NJ — New Jersey will expand COVID-19 vaccine eligibility later this month to millions more people including teachers, the homeless and clergy, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Monday.

Educators have been among the groups lobbying for higher prioritization. As of March 15, K-12 educators and school support staff will qualify for shots. Exactly how the state will allocate proper doses is ...

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Mon, March 8, 12:00 PM

Studio Montclair Gallery, Montclair

Womyn's Werq

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Mon, March 8, 12:00 PM

Studio Montclair Gallery, Montclair

Womyn's Werq

Arts & Entertainment

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Planning Board Meeting

Government

Tax Time Guide: Make IRS.gov first stop for tax help

March 8, 2021

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers that its website, IRS.gov, continues to be the first and best place for people seeking information and assistance on their federal taxes. It is available 24 hours a day from the comfort of home, on a desktop, or from just about anywhere with a mobile device.

The array of online tools and resources available at IRS.gov range from ...

Scotch Plains-Fanwood's Felton Jones Advances in 'Favorite Chef' Competition; $50,000 Prize Goes to the Winner

March 8, 2021

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Lifelong Fanwood resident and the catering genius behind Savory Selections in downtown Scotch Plains has made it to the semi-final round of the Favorite Chef competition. 

Chefs from around the globe are competing in this online competition to be named the world's Favorite Chef, receive a $50,000 cash prize, and be featured in a two-page advertising spread ...

Montclair Literary Festival Book Talk: Douglas Stuart & Alan Cumming in Conversation

Join Scottish-American author Douglas Stuart as he speaks with fellow Scot and award-winning actor, author, filmmaker, and activist Alan Cumming about his 2020 Booker Prize-winning debut novel Shuggie Bain. 

Shuggie Bain is a heartbreaking story of addiction, sexuality, and love. It follows the childhood of Hugh “Shuggie” Bain and his wayward, ...

Camden Superintendent Welcomes Murphy Extending Vaccine Eligibility to Teachers

CAMDEN, NJ — New Jersey will expand COVID-19 vaccine eligibility later this month to millions more people including teachers, the homeless and clergy, Gov. Phil Murphy announced Monday.

Educators have been among the groups lobbying for higher prioritization. As of March 15, K-12 educators and school support staff will qualify for shots. Exactly how the state will allocate proper doses is ...

NJDOH: Legionnaires’ Disease Cluster in Union County Under Investigation

TRENTON, NJ — An investigation of a cluster of Legionnaires’ disease cases in Union County is underway by the New Jersey Department of Health. The NJDOH is aware of 14 confirmed cases, including one death, among individuals who live in or spend time in the county.

The cases were reported to NJDOH between February 3 and February 26. The department is working with local health ...

Murphy Attends First J&J Vaccinations in New Jersey, Reports COVID Numbers for the State

TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy Johnson & Johnson CEO Alex Gorsky, NJ Health Commissioner Judy Persichilli, and other officials were on hand to witness Union City senior citizens become among New Jersey's first recipients of the one-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine on Friday.

"Today, I witnessed some of the very first New Jerseyans receive their first – ...

Members of Bloomfield Police and Many Others Say Final Goodbye to Officer Christiano

BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- During the viewing yesterday, hundreds of police officers were seen along Broad Street paying their respects to retired Bloomfield Police Officer, Benedetto “Benny” Christiano, who lost his battle to Covid on March 2, 2021 at the age of 53.

This morning, members of the Bloomfield Police Department along with many other agencies said their final ...