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CCM's First-aid Training Allows Student to Serve as a Good Samaritan

May 31, 2020

RANDOLPH, NJ – An Exercise Science student at County College of Morris (CCM), Alayna Kreilis, of Millington, recently put the first aid training she learned in class to good use when she was driving and noticed a woman on the ground who had been out bike riding with her husband.

“I pulled over and asked if she was okay,” recalls Kreilis. “Her arm was clearly broken, and ...

Springfield Weekly Recap; Memorial Day, In-Person Graduation and More

Springfield, NJ — Another full week of coverage brings another weekly recap. Keep reading for the best local coverage from the past week in ...

Millburn Weekly Recap; Charitable Endeavors, In-Person Graduation and More

MILLBURN, NJ — Another full week of coverage brings another weekly recap. Keep reading for the best local coverage from the past week in Millburn/Short ...

Plainfield Week in Review: Budgets, Reactions to George Floyd, Coronavirus, and more

PLAINFIELD, NJ — In case you missed any of the past week's news stories, here is your Week in Review. Click on the links below for the complete stories.

MRA International Donates Laptops to Plainfield School District

'Plainfield During WW1 and the Influenza Pandemic' Exhibit at Drake House Museum

NJ’s CSAs Stepping Up to Provide Local Food During ...

Zinburger Wine and Burger Bar is Closed for Good

PARSIPPANY, NJ - It is a sad day for Parsippany's burger lovers.  Zinburger Wine & Burger Bar, an upscale eatery that pairs wine and artisan burgers, located at 1900 Route 10 is officially closed. Workers were spotted inside demolishing the interior, and the exterior signs on the building were removed.

The new tenants of the site are said to be Tommy’s Tavern + Tap ...

Zinburger Wine and Burger Bar is Closed for Good

PARSIPPANY, NJ - It is a sad day for Parsippany's burger lovers.  Zinburger Wine & Burger Bar, an upscale eatery that pairs wine and artisan burgers, located at 1900 Route 10 is officially closed. Workers were spotted inside demolishing the interior, and the exterior signs on the building were removed.

The new tenants of the site are said to be Tommy’s Tavern + Tap ...

Positively SPF: Eagle Scout Malcolm Kahora

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Has this quarantine led you to re-discovering your local parks: In particular, the little known gem known as Brightwood Park? You may have noticed some improvements that were part of Malcolm Kahora’s Eagle Scout Project completed last fall.

Malcolm, son of Sheila Grimes-Kahora and Ken Kahora, started his scouting career at Holy Trinity School’s Cub Scouts, Pack ...

NJ Launches $100M Short-Term Rental Assistance Program

TRENTON, NJ - Lieutenant Governor Sheila Oliver joined the governor and other officials at yesterday’s daily COVID-19 press conference. Donning her hat as the head of New Jersey’s Department of Community Affairs, Oliver introduced the implementation of a temporary rental assistance program.

According to Governor Phil Murphy, the state plans to apply at least $100M to begin the ...

Assembly Leaders Hosting Community Conversation and Candlelight Vigil

NEW JERSEY — The women of the NJ General Assembly Black Women's Caucus are hosting a candlelight vigil and conversation with the community on Facebook Live, Saturday, May 30, at 6 p.m. The virtual event is titled, "Lifting Our Kings & Queens." The live stream is in direct response to recent and past cases of unwarranted excessive use of force, resulting in the death of ...

Assembly Leaders Address the Killings of Taylor, Arbery, and Floyd by Hosting a Community Conversation and Candlelight Vigil

(EAST ORANGE/ORANGE) - The women of the NJ General Assembly Black Women's Caucus are hosting a candlelight vigil and conversation with the community on Facebook Live, Saturday, May 30, 2020, at 6:00 PM. The virtual event is titled, "Lifting Our Kings & Queens." The live stream is in direct response to recent and past unwarranted excessive use of force, resulting in the death of ...

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NJ Human Services Announces Availability of Up to $20 Million in Health and Safety Grants for Child Care Centers and Youth Camps

May 30, 2020

$5k and $2k Grants Available; Emergency Child Care Assistance Program to Continue through June 30th

TRENTON — New Jersey Human Services Commissioner Carole Johnson announced Friday the immediate availability of up to $20 million in grants to assist child care centers and youth camps in meeting health and safety guidelines in response to COVID-19.

Child care centers can receive up ...