NJ TRANSIT’s Mobile App Upgrades: Keeping Riders in the Know

NEW JERSEY – With more and more riders returning to public transportation, NJ TRANSIT’s recent changes to mobile apps literally represent well-timed upgrades.

Smartphone users can readily appreciate the ease of information available at their fingertips. A few swipes on the mobile app replace the need for paper schedules and more.  The mobile app is available on both Google ...

How to Get Rid of Stink Bugs

Have you ever been swarmed by a bug and noticed a strange and unpleasant smell?

You probably encountered a stink bug.

Chances are, if you have a stink bug infestation, your nose will let you know and you'll want to get rid of the problem as soon as possible. 

Keep reading to learn more about how to get rid of stink bugs. 

Understanding Stink Bugs

Whether you already ...

Food Rescue Inspires the Community to Donate What They’d Spend on Lunch to Help Feed Their Hungry Neighbors

October 15, 2021

Food Rescue Inspires the Community to Donate What They’d Spend on Lunch to

Help Feed Their Hungry Neighbors


Table to Table Launches Annual Bag a Lunch, Help a Bunch

Hasbrouck Heights, NJ October 14, 2021 Table to Table, New Jersey’s first and solely dedicated community-based food rescue program, kicks off its ever-popular Bag a Lunch, Help a Bunch. This grassroots ...

The Medicare Annual Enrollment is Open Now: October 15 - December 7, 2021

Just in time for anyone in need of a consultation on Medicare in New Jersey, The Sosa Insurance Group is reminding the public that the Annual Enrollment Period for Medicare runs October 15th to December 7th, 2021. Local Medicare beneficiaries are eligible for a consultation with the enrollment professionals at The Sosa Insurance Group.

Navigating Medicare’s Annual Open Enrollment ...

Housing and Neighborhood Development Services, Inc. To Host Annual Community Leadership Awards Event  

As HANDS marks its 35th anniversary and reflects on its path to neighborhood revitalization, this year’s Community Leadership Awards will honor key community movers who have risen to the challenges resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. 

ORANGE, NJ – Housing and Neighborhood Development Services, Inc. (HANDS) will host its annual Community ...

Bestselling Author Harlan Coben Films in Livingston for Next Page-to-Screen Adaptation

October 12, 2021

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Local followers of Livingston native Harlan Coben's works may notice some familiar locations featured in the upcoming adaptation of his 2011 novel “Shelter” if the pilot is determined to be successful.

Throughout the day on Monday, when Livingston High School (LHS) students were off for the Columbus Day holiday, production vans lined the streets ...

Essex County Man Sentenced to 160 Years for Murders of Several Women

MONTCLAIR, NJ — Khalil Wheeler-Weaver, 25, of Orange has been sentenced to 160 years in prison after killing three women in Essex County in 2016, authorities announced on Wednesday.

One of the three women was identified as Sarah Butler of Montclair, who attended the public school system, worked part-time at the Montclair YMCA as a lifeguard, danced with Premiere Dance ...

Community Conversations: Mammograms Save Lives!

Mammograms can help find breast cancer early, when treatment is most successful. On this episode of Community Conversations, Lisa Bash, MD, radiologist and medical director of the Breast Center at Chilton Medical Center, discusses the most common risk factors for breast cancer, the latest advancements in detection and the #AskHer campaign, which encourages everyone to ask the people ...

Upcoming Events


Sun, October 17, 11:00 AM


Maplewood Art Walk & Music Fest

Arts & Entertainment


Mon, October 18, 6:30 PM

Kelly Elementary School Gymnasium, West Orange

Cub Scouts Pack 110 West Orange Kick-Off Meeting



Wed, October 20, 12:00 PM

West Orange

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