New Jersey’s Disabled Community Feels Inflation the Most

Whether we push a shopping cart down the supermarket aisle or order through a delivery app, all New Jerseyans are noticing that grocery prices are on the rise. 

The cost of buying food has increased by 9.1% over the past year, according to government data released last month. Combined with fluctuating gas prices, rising rents as well as interest rates, inflation is forcing many of us to ...

Young Athletes, Protect Your Joints

August 10, 2022

As the current team orthopedist for the New Jersey Devils and former director of orthopedic surgery for the Philadelphia Flyers and team physician for the Philadelphia Eagles, Peter DeLuca, MD, has helped hundreds of elite athletes obtain peak performance and recover from injury.

Now, as an orthopedic surgeon with Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center and a member of ...

Christine Dye Resigns from Cedar Grove Board of Education

August 3, 2022

CEDAR GROVE, NJ -- Christine Dye on Wednesday submitted her resignation from the Cedar Grove Board of Education.

Dye's resignation follows a recent certification by the Essex County Clerk's Office of a petition circulated in Cedar Grove seeking a minimum of 2,802 signatures to put a referendum recalling Dye from the BOE on the election ballot in November.

There were 3,032 signatures ...

West Orange Exxon Station Robbed in Broad Daylight

WEST ORANGE, NJ -- At approximately 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 28, two men with a firearm robbed the cashier at the Exxon gas station on the corner of Eagle Rock Avenue and Prospect Avenue in West Orange. 

According to West Orange police, no shots were fired and there were no injuries.  

Around 4:15 p.m., armed suspects robbed the Shell gas station on Route10 ...

Daytime Shooting Wounds Employee at AutoZone in West Orange

WEST ORANGE, NJ -- An employee a AutoZone on Main Street was shot during business hours Monday afternoon.

At approximately 1:30 p.m. on July 25, the West Orange Police Department responded to a call of shots fired at the AutoZone located at 7 Main St. in West Orange. The Orange P.D. also responded to the scene.

The shooting followed a verbal altercation inside the store a ...

State Urges Residents and Businesses to Conserve Water as New Jersey Enters Drought Watch

August 10, 2022

TRENTON, NJ — Due to ongoing hot and dry conditions, New Jersey is under a drought watch as of Tuesday. The state's Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is asking residents and businesses to conserve water.

New Jersey has a three-stage drought advisory system. A drought watch is the first step. DEP says it's to encourage voluntary conservation measures, and, if ...

Upcoming Events

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Sun, August 14, 3:00 PM

Livingston High School Auditorium, Livingston

Essex County Summer Players Orchestra: "Fiesta"

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Mon, August 15, 7:30 PM

North Caldwell

BOE Meeting

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Mon, August 15, 8:00 PM

North Caldwell

Planning Board Regular Meeting