New Jersey’s 'Sign Language' Not Understood by Feds

NEW JERSEY — The U.S. Department of Transportation has proven there is no room for humor in a federal bureaucracy, moving to stamp out the inspired levity that New Jersey has been putting on its road signs to make drivers notice them.

Humorous messages had been appearing on New Jersey’s highway signs like “Get Your Head Out of Your Apps,”  “Hocus ...

Community Conversations: RSV – What to Know and When to Call Your Pediatrician

On the latest Community Conversation, Christina Gagliardo, MD, a physician with the Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases at Atlantic Health System’s Goryeb Children's Hospital sit downs to discuss RSV, its symptoms, and when to bring your child to the doctor.


Homewatch CareGivers of South Orange – Appreciating Our Aides

November is “National Home Health Care and Hospice Month”.  At Homewatch CareGivers of South Orange we celebrate our home health aides who make a difference in the lives of our clients and their families, every day.  They play an important role in the health of our senior clients, client families and in the health of our local communities. Keeping our homecare aides healthy ...

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Wed, November 30
09:00 AM — 11:00 AM

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Thu, December 01
06:30 PM — 08:00 PM

Berkeley College Transfer Open House


Thu, December 01
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Essex County Board of County ...


Sat, December 03
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Omicron Booster Clinic

Newark Airport’s New $2.7 Billion Terminal Opens With Fanfare

November 16, 2022

NEWARK, NJ — Gov. Phil Murphy headlined a host of public officials at Newark Liberty International Airport to celebrate Tuesday’s opening of its new $2.7 billion Terminal A, described as the “largest design-build project in New Jersey history.”

“So, this what $2.7 billion dollars will get you,” said Kevin O’Toole, the Port Authority of New York & ...


November 24, 2022

SUMMIT, NJ – December 10th, 2022, Lorelei, 13, of Maplewood, New Jersey will play the star role of “Clara” in this year’s full-length production of New Jersey Dance Theatre Ensemble’s (NJDTE) holiday classic THE NUTCRACKER. Lorelei, the daughter of Heather Harrington and Daniel Wright, currently attends Maplewood Middle School.

NJDTE returns with its 53rd ...


SUMMIT, NJ – December 10th, 2022 – Eliza Crawford, 17, of Maplewood, New Jersey will play the role of “Sugar Plum Fairy”  and “Dew Drop” in this year’s full-length production of New Jersey Dance Theatre Ensemble’s (NJDTE) holiday classic THE NUTCRACKER. Eliza, the daughter of Rita and James Crawford, currently attends Union County Academy of ...

New Jersey Devils Host Annual Hockey Fights Cancer Night, Presented By RWJBarnabas Health, on Monday, November 21 vs. Edmonton Oilers

NEWARK, NJ -  The Devils will host their annual Hockey Fights Cancer Night in support of the National Hockey League’s initiative on Monday, November 21, 2022, when they face off against the Edmonton Oilers at 7:00 p.m. ET at Prudential Center. The Devils will have various ways for fans to get involved throughout the night to help raise funds for David E. Zullo Pediatric ...