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Republican Mayoral Candidate Tucker Launches Website and Facebook Page

August 27, 2016

BLOOMFIELD NJ.- Republican candidate for Bloomfield Mayor, David Tucker, launched the “Team Tucker for Bloomfield 2016” website and Facebook page on Friday August 26.

The website http://teamtuckerforbloomfield.com/ and facebook page https://www.facebook.com/Team-Tucker-for-Bloomfield-2016-1683102425285410/ both list Tucker’s major positions which including eliminating ...

Essex County Completes Intersection Upgrade on Northfield Avenue

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The intersection of Northfield Ave. and Pleasant Valley Way/Cherry Lane was upgraded ont Thursday, Aug. 25 with new traffic signal equipment and a new design to enhance motor vehicle and pedestrian safety on Thursday.

The work is part of the Executive Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, Jr.'s ongoing initiative to ensure infrastructure ...

Freeholder Candidate Defends "Harebrained" Idea: A Casino in Roxbury

ROXBURY, NJ – One Roxbury official called it “harebrained” and his colleagues similarly scoffed, but Mitchell Horn truly believes it would be a good idea to build a casino on the former Hercules Powder Co. land in Roxbury.

Nobody really knows what lies beneath the surface of the 1,200-acre site, a place where Hercules made explosives for 125 years and is believed to have ...

Congressman Schedules Veterans' Outreach at District Office

WESTFIELD, NJ - US Veterans Administration representatives will spend a day in the district office of New Jersey Rep. Leonard Lance (R-7th) to assist veterans with claims and other questions.

Appointments are available Sept. 8th from 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m.  

Veterans, their families and advocates are encouraged to schedule a time to meet with Lance’s caseworker managers and the ...

PSE&G Begins Upgrading Aging Cast-Iron Gas Facilities in West Orange

August 26, 2016

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Public Service Electric & Gas Company (PSE&G) will be working in West Orange to replace approximately three miles of older gas pipes with new, durable plastic and/or coated steel piping – ensuring a continued safe, clean and reliable gas system well into the future.

“These upgrades are part of PSE&G’s ...

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Decision Reached on Affordable Housing for Berkeley Heights: Thank You

August 26, 2016

To the editor:
For those who attend the town meetings on a regular basis or follow on the taped sessions or the Mayors Round Table -- finally, a decision has been reached on Affordable Housing. Even though more information will be released, the rest of the town doesn't realize all the work, preparing for court, time and planning went into this to keep our town in compliance but not ...

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