Elevated by TheCannaBossLady Dispensary Coming in Spring 2023

March 24, 2023

As TheCannaBossLady boutique celebrates Women’s History month, it is proud to announce its expansion, Elevated by TheCannaBossLady Dispensary, coming in late Spring 2023. The new venture will be the first solely woman-owned cannabis business in Maplewood, awarded a retail license by New Jersey on Feb 6, 2023 and endorsed by the township last April. Elevated will offer consumers a luxury ...

Girls on the Run Spring Registration is OPEN in West Orange

Registration is OPEN for the spring season of Girls on the Run in West Orange. 

Girls in 3rd through 5th grade are invited to join this transformative afterschool program at O’Connor Park that uses physical activity to inspire and motivate girls, encourage lifelong health and fitness, and build confidence. Practices begin the week of April 3 and there is still time to join!

Teams ...

In Wake of DeCamp Commuter Line Closures, Sherrill Pushes for Increased Federal Transit Administration Funding

WASHINGTON, DC— Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) sent a letter to the Chair and Ranking Member of the House Committee on Appropriations’s Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies urging them to provide the highest possible level of funding for Federal Transit Administration (FTA) programs that can support state public transit ...

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

March 16, 2023

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 ...

Upcoming Events

Sat, March 25
12:00 PM — 01:00 PM

LOFT @ 350 Performing Arts Center, West Orange



Mon, March 27
08:00 AM — 11:45 PM

West Orange

Half Day - PM Professional Development


Mon, March 27
06:30 PM — 07:30 PM

West Essex YMCA, Livingston

Summer Camp Open House


Wed, March 29
07:00 PM — 11:45 PM

West Orange

West Orange Environmental Commission