West Orange Police to Enforce Distracted Driving Awareness Campaign During April

March 31, 2023

NEW JERSEY -- The following information is provided by NJ Department of Highway Traffic Safety for the upcoming Distracted Driver Grant Campaign which will run statewide from 4/1 to 4/30. 

Law enforcement officers from the West Orange Police Department will be cracking down on distracted drivers during April as part of the New Jersey Department of Highway Traffic Safety’s ...

NJ Transit Releases DeCamp Emergency Bus Service Plan

Dear Members of Congress, Legislators, County and Municipal Officials, and Stakeholders:

Thank you again for participating in yesterday’s stakeholder briefing call regarding the NJ TRANSIT DeCamp Emergency Bus Service Plan. We are greatly appreciative.

As discussed yesterday, the NJ TRANSIT DeCamp Emergency Bus Service Plan preliminary flyer is now available. It is ...

RWJBarnabas Health Launches Centering Pregnancy® To Provide Additional Support To Women During Pregnancy

WEST ORANGE, NJ — RWJBarnabas Health is pleased to announce the launch of Centering Pregnancy® at three of its facilities including Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center (CBMC), Newark Beth Israel Medical Center (NBI), and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH). Centering Pregnancy® is an evidence-based, clinically-led group prenatal care program that brings together ...

Alixon Collazos-Gill Declares Candidacy for NJ State Assembly 27th District  

March 29, 2023

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Montclair resident Alixon Collazos-Gill has announced her candidacy for NJ State Assembly in the 27th District. 

Following the announcement of retirement by Asm. Thomas P. Giblin, Collazos-Gill will be running to represent the communities of Livingston, Millburn, Montclair, Roseland and West Orange, and Clifton.

Collazos-Gill, who is married to Essex County ...

Sen. Ron Rice, Newark Public Servant and Leading Black Statewide Voice, Dies

NEWARK, NJ -- Former state Sen. Ron L. Rice, a leading voice in the Black community and a force in Newark and state politics, has died. He was 77 years old. 

"The things that politics lacks right now nationally and in New Jersey is a standard. There's not many of us that could meet his standard, and that's what made him special," said his son, former Newark West Ward ...

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