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New Jersey Warns of Price Gouging During Nationwide Baby Formula Shortage

May 20, 2022

NEWARK, NJ —New Jersey's Acting Attorney General and the Division of Community Affairs (DCA) are warning customers and merchants statewide about price gouging and any fraud dealing with the sale of baby formula in New Jersey.

“The current baby formula shortage may have scammers and unscrupulous vendors coming out of the woodwork to take advantage of parents at a vulnerable ...

Assemblywomen Introduce Bill Package Tightening Punishment for Car Thieves

NEW JERSEY — The Garden State Parkway was shut down last week for miles after a crash caused by a police chase involving a car that was reported stolen. One of the suspects fled on foot through Clark. Officers caught up with him, arrested him and three other suspects who were then turned over to State Police. 

A similar incident occurred a few days later in Holmdel, ...

VIDEO: Film and TV Studio Proposed for Newark, Paterson Resident Leads Community Clean-up, Affordable Housing Opens in Elizabeth and Roxbury Student Habitat Home Transferred

NEW JERSEY - A $125 million dollar film and TV complex proposed in Newark. Plus, a Paterson native leads effort to clean up hometown. And, a house built by Roxbury students is transferred to a new lot while an affordable housing complex opens in Elizabeth. 

TAPinto's Kristina Behr has today's Now in New Jersey, Powered by TAPinto, brought to you by Lakeland ...

Gov. Murphy Announces Police Licensing Proposal Aiming to Build Community Trust

CEDAR GROVE, NJ — Aiming to “lift the unfair stigma” placed on law enforcement, Gov. Phil Murphy along with Acting Attorney General Matt Platkin announced a new police licensing program that will require all law enforcement officers hold a valid, active license issued by the Police Training Commission (PTC) in order to be employed in the ...

Bloomfield Recreation Department Seeking Community Groups to March on Memorial Day

BLOOMFIELD, NJ--With Memorial Day is approaching, the Bloomfield Parks, Recreation & Cultural Affairs Department is seeking Community Groups, Bloomfield Organizations, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Sports Teams and Classic Car owners to march in the parade. 

The Township of Bloomfield’s Annual Memorial Day Parade will be held on Monday, May 30th at 9:00AM.

The parade ...

‘Lights. Camera. Action!’ $125M Film, TV Complex Proposed in Newark

May 18, 2022

NEWARK, NJ — Plans are in place to transform the former Seth Boyden Court Housing Complex into a state-of-the-art film and television facility, a project officials are dubbing an “anchor” piece of a larger effort to revitalize the Dayton Street neighborhood in Newark’s South Ward.

Newark officials were joined Tuesday by Gov. Phil Murphy, New Jersey Performing Arts ...

Bloomfield Center Alliance Reminds You that Downtown Parking is Available

BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- With Dinner Under the Stars, Summer Cruise Nights, and many other downtown events coming soon to Bloomfield Center, the question of parking has come up by many as a concern.   

The Bloomfield Center Alliance wants to make sure everyone knows where they can park in Bloomfield Center. 

The Alliance put out a message stating "We ...

Bell, Piacenza, Murawinski Power Bloomfield Power Bloomfield To 9-0 Victory Over Nutley In GNT Semifinals; Will Meet Seton Hall Prep For Championship On May 21

May 14, 2022

The Bloomfield Bengals will play for the county championship for the first time in a quarter of a century. 

Led by a three-hitter from Tyler Bell and a total team effort offensively, seventh-seeded Bloomfield to a 9-0 victory over sixth-seeded Nutley in the semifinal round of the Greater Newark baseball tournament at Doc Goeltz Field on Saturday afternoon in Verona.

Bloomfield (9-12) ...

Ong, Rosamilia Key Bloomfield Past Barringer in GNT Quarterfinals; Will face Nutley in Semis On Saturday

Junior right-hander Brandon Piacenza hurled a complete game four-hitter and Tyler Bell drove in three runs to help power seventh-seeded Bloomfield to a 10-1 victory over 17th-seeded Barringer in the quarterfinal round of the 89th Greater Newark Tournament on Wednesday afternoon in Bloomfield.

Bloomfield improved to 8-12 with the decision and will now meet neighboring rival Nutley in ...

Kot, Bell, Ong, Sanchez, Murawinski, Piacenza Help Bloomfield Rally To Victory Over Glen Ridge In Greater Newark Tournament

The Bloomfield High baseball team found itself down four runs in its Greater Newark Tournament first round game against Glen Ridge before it even had its first turn at bat on Monday afternoon.

But the message from Bengals' head coach Mike Policastro was simple:

"I just told them to relax and that there is a lot of baseball left to play," said Policastro. "We just needed ...

Bloomfield Police Department Police Blotter May 9, 2022 to May 15, 2022

May 17, 2022

Theft: 

05/09/2022-Stacy Piana age 27 from New Providence, NJ. Officers responded to 1409 Broad Street (Shop Rite) on report of a shoplifting. According to the Loss Prevention manager, on 05/05/2022 a female entered the store and stole a coffee maker and flowers valued at $337.00.  The suspect went through the self-check-out but failed to scan or pay for the items. She then left the ...

Bloomfield Firefighters Receive Valor Awards

The Two Hundred Club of Essex County held its Essex County Valor Awards on May 10. Bloomfield Fire Captain David Parsons, Bloomfield Firefighter Thomas Laiacona, and Bloomfield Firefighter Jacob Nicolaou (who was not in attendance) received Valor Awards for jumping into about 5 feet of rapidly rising floodwaters, in full turnout gear to rescue a victim stuck in a car that was within 6 inches ...

Attorney General's Office to Investigate: Police Pursuit Ends in Fatality in Glen Ridge

MONTCLAIR, NJ - A police chase has resulted in a fatal car crash in Glen Ridge on Tuesday, law enforcement officials confirmed.

To quell the amount of car thefts in New Jersey, the Attorney General has stated that police officers can resume police pursuits, after years of halting to the practice. Following the crash, the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office confirmed that there was a police ...

Bloomfield Fire and Engineering Departments to Begin Routine Hydrant Flushing Monday

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The Bloomfield Fire Department, in partnership with the Bloomfield Engineering Department will begin routine, mandatory hydrant flushing next Monday, May 9. To minimize disruption to residents that may be impacted, notifications will be made ahead of time via the township cable channel (Channel 35), the township website, as well as the Township Facebook page about which ...

Bloomfield Resident, Owner of Little Falls Pastry Chef Wins Food Network's Spring Baking Championship

May 3, 2022

LITTLE FALLS, N.J. - It was "Team Jaleesa" all the way during a viewing party where local residents, along with Township officials, supported their favorite hometown pastry shop owner, Jaleesa Mason, as she competed in the finals of the Spring Baking Championship on the Food Network.....and won!

Jaleesa "Jay" co-owns Mo & Jay Pastry with her husband Mohamad ...

7 Doors Down Ramen Company, A New Eclectic Dining Concept, Gearing Up to Open in Downtown Bloomfield in Early May

BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- Downtown Bloomfield is about to get a bit funkier with a new dining experience. 7 Doors Down, a ramen and ceviche concept tucked  into a small storefront on Glenwood Avenue, is slated to open at the beginning of May, and one look at its eclectic menu shows it will be anything but a run-of-the-mill ramen spot. 

The restaurant ...

Free School School Supplies and Back 2 School Clothing for Eligible Bloomfield Families

May 17, 2022

BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- Bloomfield students going into K-5th grade in the fall 2022 can register for the back 2 school program. Eligible children who are registered will receive a backpack, school supplies and a back to school outfit. 

Registration is open online and spots are limited

Form: ...

Bloomfield Partners with NCJW to Provide School Supplies to Eligible Students

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The Township of Bloomfield’s Division of Health & Human Services, in partnership with the National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW), is thrilled to announce that registration is open for the annual NCJW Back2School Store, which provides over 1000 eligible children entering kindergarten through 5th grade the opportunity to receive a free backpack full of school ...

Bloomfield Sees Tremendous Turnout at Spring Town-wide Cleanup

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – If you’re wondering why the streets and sidewalks around Bloomfield look noticeably cleaner this week…it’s not just your imagination, it’s thanks to the more than 300 residents who took part in the spring cleanup event this past weekend at over 40 locations throughout the town. 

“I am always proud to be the Mayor of Bloomfield but ...

Bloomfield Board of Education Receives The Carole E. Larsen Board Master Board Certification

May 12, 2022

BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- The Bloomfield Board of Education has received The Carole E. Larsen Board Master Board Certification on Wednesday, May 11, 2022. 

Bloomfield Superintendent of Schools Salvatore Goncalves offered praise for the board. "As Superintendent of Schools, I am extremely proud of this Board of Education for the dedication that led to this great ...

Bloomfield Partners with NCJW to Provide School Supplies to Eligible Students

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The Township of Bloomfield’s Division of Health & Human Services, in partnership with the National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW), is thrilled to announce that registration is open for the annual NCJW Back2School Store, which provides over 1000 eligible children entering kindergarten through 5th grade the opportunity to receive a free backpack full of school ...

Bloomfield College Announces Honorary Degree Recipients for its 149th Commencement

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – Two nationally prominent and distinguished citizens will receive honorary degrees from Bloomfield College on May 20, 2022 as part of the private, four-year College’s 149th commencement, President Marcheta P. Evans, Ph.D., announced today.

Judge Jose L. Linares (Ret.)

The Honorable Jose L. Linares is a retired judge and practicing attorney who ...

Could the Baby Formula Shortage End Soon? The FDA Believes it Will

May 17, 2022

Bloomfield, NJ – New parents have been struggling to find formula to feed their babies ever since one of the largest manufacturers of several popular powdered baby formula products in the nation was shut down in February of this year. Shelves in Bloomfield grocery stores and pharmacies have been mostly bare, but action from the FDA is providing some hope that the shortage could end within ...

New Short Term Rental Proposal Discussed at Township Council Meeting

BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- Following an emotional public comment session at a Township Council meeting last month, the mayor and Council met again on Monday night to discuss how to regulate short term rentals (STR) in Bloomfield. 

Under a proposal offered by the Planning Department, short term rentals of less than 30 days would be permitted only in owner-occupied properties with 2-5 ...

New Rutgers Housing Report Finds Alarming Increase in Corporations Buying Newark Homes

NEWARK, NJ — During the past three years Newark resident Deborah Smith-Gregory has been bombarded with daily phone calls urging her to sell her home.

“It’s been calling at all times of the day and night - both cellphone and landline. They say, ‘Are you interested in selling your property? We’ve been looking at your home, and we can offer you ...

Could the Baby Formula Shortage End Soon? The FDA Believes it Will

May 17, 2022

Bloomfield, NJ – New parents have been struggling to find formula to feed their babies ever since one of the largest manufacturers of several popular powdered baby formula products in the nation was shut down in February of this year. Shelves in Bloomfield grocery stores and pharmacies have been mostly bare, but action from the FDA is providing some hope that the shortage could end within ...

Bloomfield Center Alliance Reminds You that Downtown Parking is Available

BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- With Dinner Under the Stars, Summer Cruise Nights, and many other downtown events coming soon to Bloomfield Center, the question of parking has come up by many as a concern.   

The Bloomfield Center Alliance wants to make sure everyone knows where they can park in Bloomfield Center. 

The Alliance put out a message stating "We ...

Bloomfield Micro-Businesses Can Benefit from New State Financing Program

TRENTON, NJ – In celebration of National Small Business Week, the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) has announced plans to open applications for its Micro Business Loan next month, which will make additional funding resources available through the Authority’s Main Street Recovery Program.

The NJEDA has already issued nearly $5.5 million ...

Sunday is Palm Sunday, But What is Palm Sunday All About?

April 8, 2022

It is hard to believe, but this Sunday, April 10, (April 17 in the Eastern Church) we celebrate Palm Sunday.  You may ask "What is Palm Sunday?" No longer in American society should we assume that all know the significance of the Holy Day on the Christian Calendar.

Palm Sunday is the day Christians celebrate the triumphal entry of Jesus into Jerusalem, ...

Severe Storms May Bring Strong Winds, Hail to Bloomfield Monday Afternoon

May 16, 2022

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — Batten down the hatches.

Some stormy springtime weather is headed our way Monday afternoon, according to the National Weather Service, which indicated a tornado isn't out of the question in Northeast New Jersey.

“Thunderstorms ahead of an approaching cold front on Monday have the potential to produce damaging winds,” the service warns. “Large ...

Bloomfield Sees Tremendous Turnout at Spring Town-wide Cleanup

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – If you’re wondering why the streets and sidewalks around Bloomfield look noticeably cleaner this week…it’s not just your imagination, it’s thanks to the more than 300 residents who took part in the spring cleanup event this past weekend at over 40 locations throughout the town. 

“I am always proud to be the Mayor of Bloomfield but ...

Heavy Rain, Potential for Flooding for Bloomfield Area Monday Night into Tuesday

NEW YORK, NY- The National Weather Service issued a flash flood watch for Northeast New Jersey including Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Passaic, and Union Counties for Monday night into Tuesday morning. All five boroughs of New York City, as well as Rockland and Westchester Counties are also under the watch. 

A low-pressure system is moving along the East Coast and is expected to produce heavy ...

Free School School Supplies and Back 2 School Clothing for Eligible Bloomfield Families

May 17, 2022

BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- Bloomfield students going into K-5th grade in the fall 2022 can register for the back 2 school program. Eligible children who are registered will receive a backpack, school supplies and a back to school outfit. 

Registration is open online and spots are limited

Form: ...

Bloomfield’s Omnitherapy Center Holding “National Lipedema Awareness Month” Event

BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- On June 4, 2022, Omnitherapy Center will celebrate “National Lipedema Awareness Month.” There will be a collaboration of many healthcare professionals that will share information regarding this disease. The first-ever event will take place at Omnitherapy Center’s parking lot.

Omnitherapy Center has been providing physical therapy services to the ...

iPad Loan Program Arrives At Bloomfield Public Library

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- Bloomfield Public Library is participating in the NJHealthConnect @Your Library program, which was created in order to address health inequities within New Jersey by providing an iPad that comes preloaded with one-click access to NJ State Crisis Lines, New Jersey’s Covid-19 Info Hub, and the teen-targeted site “Positive Youth,” which offers resources on ...

Sundiata Acoli, Convicted of Killing State Trooper in 1973, Wins Parole

May 10, 2022

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The man who was sentenced to life in a New Brunswick courtroom for the 1973 murder of State Trooper Werner Foerster in one of the highest-profile trials in the city’s history will soon be released from prison.

The New Jersey Supreme Court has ordered parole for Sundiata Acoli from a Maryland prison by a 3-2 vote, it announced May 10.

At issue was whether the ...

TurboTax/Intuit to Pay "Misled" NJ Customers $2.15M in Restitution

TRENTON – Acting Attorney General Matthew J. Platkin announced on Wednesday a $141 million settlement with the financial software company Intuit Inc. that resolves a multi-state investigation into claims Intuit misled consumers into paying for online tax preparation services instead of using the company’s free service offerings.

As part of the settlement, more than 70,000 New ...

Raingardens Are An Appealing Way for Homeowners to Reduce Flooding and Pollution

May 8, 2022

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Letting rainwater leave your property can interfere with groundwater recharge and possibly cause flooding, ice slicks in the winter, and pollution of downstream lakes and streams.  Rain gardens are one possible solution available to homeowners. Commercial properties can use them too.

Step 1: Decide on rain garden placement

Find out where water is coming ...

Melham Team Cruises to Victory in Belleville

May 11, 2022

BELLEVILLE, NJ – An unapologetic independent in fiercely Democratic Essex County won an easy re-election bid on Tuesday, as Mayor Michael Melham won his second, four-year term as mayor during a non-partisan race.

Melham easily took down his challenger, Second Ward Councilman Steve Rovell, who has been the mayor’s nemesis on the Township Council throughout his  first term.

Raingardens Are An Appealing Way for Homeowners to Reduce Flooding and Pollution

May 8, 2022

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Letting rainwater leave your property can interfere with groundwater recharge and possibly cause flooding, ice slicks in the winter, and pollution of downstream lakes and streams.  Rain gardens are one possible solution available to homeowners. Commercial properties can use them too.

Step 1: Decide on rain garden placement

Find out where water is coming ...

Creating a Garden in the Shade

Don’t let limited sunlight stop you from growing a beautiful garden. Make the most of shady locations with proper plant selection and design strategies. 

Start the season with native spring ephemerals like hepatica, spring beauties and trout lilies. These plants grow and flower early in the season before the trees leaf out, shading the area. They dieback soon after flowering as ...

Start This Year’s Garden Preparation with a Soil Test

Growing a beautiful landscape starts with the soil under your feet. The best place to start building a healthy soil foundation is with a soil test. The results will tell you what type and how much, if any, fertilizer is needed for the plants you are growing. Using the right type and amount of fertilizer is also good for your budget and the environment.

Test the soil when starting a new ...

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New Brunswick Mayor Cahill Urges Approval of RWJBarnabas Health Transaction with Saint Peter’s HealthCare System

New Brunswick, NJ – New Brunswick Mayor James M. Cahill has thrown his support behind the transaction between Saint Peter’s HealthCare System (“Saint Peter’s”) and RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”), which will lead to the creation of a premier academic medical center (“premier AMC”) in New Brunswick.

“Today, New Brunswick residents in need ...

NJ Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Supports RWJBarnabas Health Transaction with Saint Peter’s HealthCare System

New Brunswick, NJ – The Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey ("SHCCNJ") threw its support behind the proposed transaction between RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”) and St. Peter's HealthCare System, which will lead to the creation of a premier academic medical center (“premier AMC”) in New Brunswick. 

In a letter to the Federal Trade ...

African American Chamber of Commerce Supports RWJBH Transaction with St. Peters

New Brunswick, NJ – Access to quality medical care in New Jersey is vital to underserved populations. That's why the African American Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey (“AACCNJ”) announced its support for the proposed transaction between RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”) and Saint Peter’s Healthcare System in New Brunswick, which will lead to the creation of New ...

RWJBarnabas Health, Saint Peter’s Healthcare System Vision to Create NJ’s First Premier Academic Medical Center Gets State Approval

New Brunswick, NJ – RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”) and Saint Peter’s Healthcare System (“Saint Peter’s”) announced that the State of New Jersey has approved their transaction to create New Jersey’s first premier academic medical center (“premier AMC”) located in New Brunswick.

“This is a tremendous milestone in a years-long ...

Bloomfield Recreation Department Seeking Community Groups to March on Memorial Day

May 18, 2022

BLOOMFIELD, NJ--With Memorial Day is approaching, the Bloomfield Parks, Recreation & Cultural Affairs Department is seeking Community Groups, Bloomfield Organizations, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Sports Teams and Classic Car owners to march in the parade. 

The Township of Bloomfield’s Annual Memorial Day Parade will be held on Monday, May 30th at 9:00AM.

The parade ...

Bloomfield Residents Able to Apply For Blue Acres Program

BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- Governor Murphy has announced an added $50 Million in funds towards the Blue Acres Program, which buys flood-damaged or flood prone homes at market-price for demolition and turns the land into open air spaces usable for recreational purposes or wetland conservation. 

The Blue Acres Program, which functions under the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), began ...

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Sat, May 21, 7:30 AM

Thomas Edison Middle School, West Orange

Love+Unity Scholarship Bike Ride

Arts & Entertainment Education Giving Back

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FREE Shred Event 🚨 May 21, 10am-1pm 📍237 Lorraine ...

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Sat, May 21, 8:00 PM

Union Congregational Church, Montclair

The Oratorio Society of NJ Performs Works of ...

Arts & Entertainment

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Fri, June 10, 4:00 PM

St. Thomas the Apostle School, Bloomfield

Bloomfield Food Truck & Music Festival - A ...

Arts & Entertainment Food & Drink

‘Calendar Girls’ Captivates at Chatham Playhouse

CHATHAM, NJ — This delightful play, set in Yorkshire, England, lends a risque air to the Women’s Institutes at a local church parish.

The play and film were based on a true story of middle-aged women who were seeking a fundraising idea for Leukemia Research.

They’re desperate to find a way to support their charities and somehow come up with the idea of ...

Two Men Have Been Arrested in Connection with March Killing at Eagle Rock Reservation

May 16, 2022

WEST ORANGE/MONTCLAIR, NJ — Two men have been arrested in connection with killing of a New York City resident found with a gunshot wound at Eagle Rock Reservation on March 4, police officials state.

The body of Kelsey Steels, 31, of the Bronx, was discovered by hikers at Eagle Rock Reservation, according to the Essex County Prosecutor's Office.

Michael Verdel, 71, ...

Essex County Municipal Clerks Celebrated at Annual Conference

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ - The Essex County Municipal Clerks were in full force attending the Municipal Clerks Association of New Jersey’s 2022 (MCANJ), Education Conference in Atlantic City. Est Orange's own, Kim Lemmon is the Treasurer for the Association. 

“What made this Conference so special for the Essex County Clerks” said Association President Jennifer Kiernan, ...

New Jersey Warns of Price Gouging During Nationwide Baby Formula Shortage

May 20, 2022

NEWARK, NJ —New Jersey's Acting Attorney General and the Division of Community Affairs (DCA) are warning customers and merchants statewide about price gouging and any fraud dealing with the sale of baby formula in New Jersey.

“The current baby formula shortage may have scammers and unscrupulous vendors coming out of the woodwork to take advantage of parents at a vulnerable ...

Gas Prices in New Jersey Reach Another Record High

NEW JERSEY — Gas prices in New Jersey have reached another all-time high.

The average price of a gallon of unleaded reached $4.72 on Wednesday, May 18, 2022. That's up seven cents from the day before, 23 cents from last week and nearly 70 cents from last month. Those figures are according to AAA.

The Newark and Trenton areas are paying the most statewide, according ...

The Jaffe Briefing - May 20, 2022

TRENTON – It makes no sense that the state has stockpiled billions, yet still wants small business owners to replenish the state’s unemployment fund, which took a huge hit during the pandemic. This mandate has business groups howling, as these higher taxes are unnecessary and could easily be funded elsewhere. Thankfully, there’s now a bill filtering through the Assembly that ...

'Two Minutes with TAPinto' Features South Plainfield Publisher Darlene Tedesco-Cullen

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ — This month's "Two Minutes with TAPinto" features TAPinto South Plainfield publisher Darlene Tedesco-Cullen.

When she started TAPinto South Plainfield, she worked full time as Regional Manager/Business Development for a bank. It became so successful that she was able to leave her banking career to focus on TAPinto full-time.

"I say this to all ...

Drawing the Line Between News and Content Marketing is Key to Publisher Credibility and Success

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — Publishers invest significant time and financial resources in building their audience. No one has the right to have their content placed in front of the audience you’ve built. Public relations firms and others say their content is newsworthy and they get paid a lot of money to try to make that case to publishers every day.

Drawing the line between news and ...

Unmasked: My Life Solving Cold Cases by Paul Holes

Unmasked: My Life Solving America’s Cold Cases  by Paul Holes with Robin Gaby Fisher. (Celadon, 2022)

 

Let’s start with this fact. I didn’t sleep for two nights while reading Unmasked: My Life Solving America’s Cold Cases by retired detective Paul Holes and Robin Gaby Fisher. Although the book is an autobiography about Holes’ life as an investigator ...

Longbourne by Jo Baker

Longbourne by Jo Baker. (Vintage, 2013)

 

Fancy that. Longbourne’s publishing date is exactly 200 years after that of its “predecessor,” Pride and Prejudice. Jane Austen, author of six novels including Pride and Prejudice, was born in Hampshire, England in 1775; yet the themes and characters of her works remain as contemporary as if they were written today. In fact, ...

The Bridge Inc. to hold 50th Anniversary Celebration & Spring Golf Classic

May 6, 2022

The Bridge Inc. will be hosting their 50th Anniversary Celebration & Spring Golf Classic on May 25, 2022 at Green Brook County Club in North Caldwell, NJ. The Bridge -- established in 1971 -- is a nonprofit community-based organization that provides behavioral health care services in Essex County designed to strengthen, support and promote the personal growth of children, adolescents, adults, ...

Melanoma and Soft-Tissue Cancer Specialist Joins Clara Maass Medical Center

We are pleased to announce that Franz Omar Smith, MD, MAcM, FACS, Surgical Oncology, and Melanoma and Soft Tissue Oncology, is now seeing patients in the Cancer Center at Clara Maass Medical Center, Continuing Care Building, 1 Clara Maass Drive, Belleville, NJ.

Dr. Smith takes a patient-centered approach to melanoma and soft-tissue cancer care, with a focus on patient education and shared ...

Blockchain 101 | FREE information for youth ages 12-24

Blissful Coding Club presents a FREE informative session for students in grades 6-12 and anyone interested on Blockchain 101: Building the Decentralized Future. 

This talk is held virtually on Saturday, April 30th from 12pm to 1:30pm EST

Guest Speaker, R. Sharma, is a rising Senior at The Wharton School of Business at University of Pennsylvania. He is the student head of ...

Obituaries

Aug 5, 1947 - Aug 3, 2021
Loving Husband, Father, Brother, Grandfather, Retired Nutley Police Captain and Realtor Thomas ...
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Sep 29, 1974 - May 11, 2020
Charles Edward Roberts III (Rob,) 45, of Glen Ridge, NJ, entered into eternal rest on May 11, 2020 ...
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