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Tue, September 18, 10:30 AM

Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University, South Orange

Seeing Red

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 09/18/2018 10:30am 11/03/2018 2:30am America/New_York Seeing Red

Color Red Examined in Interdisciplinary Exhibition

September 4 – October 20, 2018
Opening Reception: Thursday, September 13 (5:00-9:00pm)
Guided Tour with the curators: Saturday, October 20 at 1:00pm

The Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University presents “Seeing Red.” The exhibit examines the many artistic, cultural, political, and religious connotations of ...

400 S. Orange Avenue South Orange, NJ 07079
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Wed, September 19, 10:30 AM

Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University, South Orange

Seeing Red

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 09/19/2018 10:30am 12/18/2018 8:30am America/New_York Seeing Red

Color Red Examined in Interdisciplinary Exhibition

September 4 – October 20, 2018
Opening Reception: Thursday, September 13 (5:00-9:00pm)
Guided Tour with the curators: Saturday, October 20 at 1:00pm

The Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University presents “Seeing Red.” The exhibit examines the many artistic, cultural, political, and religious connotations of ...

400 S. Orange Avenue South Orange, NJ 07079
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Thu, September 20, 10:30 AM

Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University, South Orange

Seeing Red

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 09/20/2018 10:30am 11/05/2018 2:30am America/New_York Seeing Red

Color Red Examined in Interdisciplinary Exhibition

September 4 – October 20, 2018
Opening Reception: Thursday, September 13 (5:00-9:00pm)
Guided Tour with the curators: Saturday, October 20 at 1:00pm

The Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University presents “Seeing Red.” The exhibit examines the many artistic, cultural, political, and religious connotations of ...

400 S. Orange Avenue South Orange, NJ 07079
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Thu, September 20, 6:00 PM

Holy Family Roman Catholic Church , Nutley

Holy Family Church Italian Feast

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Add to My Calendar 09/20/2018 6:00pm 09/20/2018 10:00pm America/New_York Holy Family Church Italian Feast

Holy Family Roman Catholic Church’s 27th Annual Italian Festival continues through 9 p.m. Sunday September 24.

The feast, in celebration of Our Lady of Sorrows, will honor Maria Santissima Addolorata.

Thursday September 20: Feast is 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. with an Italian Mass at 7 p.m.

On Friday, Mass will be celebrated at 7 p.m., the feast runs from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m.

On Saturday ...

28 Brookline Ave Nutley, NJ 07110
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Thu, September 20, 6:30 PM

Montclair Public Library, 3rd Floor, Montclair

Teen Great American Read Book Club

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Add to My Calendar 09/20/2018 6:30pm 09/20/2018 7:30pm America/New_York Teen Great American Read Book Club

The Great American Read is comprised of 100 books, but infinite experiences! Join us to talk about your favorite book on the list, learn about some you haven’t yet read, and share in a nationwide book party! Refreshments will be served. Please advise of food allergies.

No registration required

Ages 12 +


50 South Fullerton Ave. Montclair, NJ 07042
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Fri, September 21, 10:30 AM

Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University, South Orange

Seeing Red

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 09/21/2018 10:30am 11/06/2018 2:30am America/New_York Seeing Red

Color Red Examined in Interdisciplinary Exhibition

September 4 – October 20, 2018
Opening Reception: Thursday, September 13 (5:00-9:00pm)
Guided Tour with the curators: Saturday, October 20 at 1:00pm

The Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University presents “Seeing Red.” The exhibit examines the many artistic, cultural, political, and religious connotations of ...

400 S. Orange Avenue South Orange, NJ 07079
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Fri, September 21, 6:00 PM

Montclair Public Library Auditorium, Montclair

Let's Listen to Jazz

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 09/21/2018 6:00pm 09/21/2018 7:30pm America/New_York Let's Listen to Jazz

Join Seed Artists and our resident musical guru, Peter Bodge, in a monthly series of old-school listening sessions exploring the many facets of jazz. It’s simple: We’ll listen to some great music curated by Peter, talk about it over refreshments, and maybe make some new friends. It will be casual, conversational, and fun. And you’ll walk away with the curated playlist from the ...

50 S Fullerton Ave Montclair, NJ 07042
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Sat, September 22, 2:00 PM

Montclair Public Library, Montclair

Oz-play: The Wizard of Oz Cosplay & Singalong ...

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Add to My Calendar 09/22/2018 2:00pm 09/22/2018 3:00pm America/New_York Oz-play: The Wizard of Oz Cosplay & Singalong Screening

Celebrate the Great American Read! Join us for a participatory singalong and cosplay viewing of The Wizard of Oz, the classic 1939 adaptation of Frank L. Baum's novel of the same name. Come dressed up as your favorite Oz character! Starring Judy Garland.

All ages welcome


50 South Fullerton Ave., Auditorium Montclair , NJ 07042
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Sat, September 22, 4:00 PM

Central Presbyterian Church, Montclair

Opera Theatre of Montclair Presents Hansel and ...

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Add to My Calendar 09/22/2018 4:00pm 09/22/2018 6:30pm America/New_York Opera Theatre of Montclair Presents Hansel and Gretel

Opera Theatre of Montclair is proud to present its fifth full mainstage production, Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel on Saturdays, September 22 and 29, and Sundays, September 23 and 30, 4 PM. This fully-staged, costumed production is the perfect introduction to opera for all ages and will also be enjoyable for veteran opera fans.

The performances will take place in the landmark Central ...

46 Park Street (corner of Claremont Ave) Montclair, NJ 07042
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Sun, September 23, 4:00 PM

Central Presbyterian Church, Montclair

Opera Theatre of Montclair Presents Hansel and ...

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Add to My Calendar 09/23/2018 4:00pm 09/23/2018 6:30pm America/New_York Opera Theatre of Montclair Presents Hansel and Gretel

Opera Theatre of Montclair is proud to present its fifth full mainstage production, Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel on Saturdays, September 22 and 29, and Sundays, September 23 and 30, 4 PM. This fully-staged, costumed production is the perfect introduction to opera for all ages and will also be enjoyable for veteran opera fans.

The performances will take place in the landmark Central ...

46 Park Street (corner of Claremont Ave) Montclair, NJ 07042
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Mon, September 24, 10:30 AM

Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University, South Orange

Seeing Red

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 09/24/2018 10:30am 11/09/2018 2:30am America/New_York Seeing Red

Color Red Examined in Interdisciplinary Exhibition

September 4 – October 20, 2018
Opening Reception: Thursday, September 13 (5:00-9:00pm)
Guided Tour with the curators: Saturday, October 20 at 1:00pm

The Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University presents “Seeing Red.” The exhibit examines the many artistic, cultural, political, and religious connotations of ...

400 S. Orange Avenue South Orange, NJ 07079
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Mon, September 24, 7:00 PM

Montclair Public Library, Montclair

A Shakespeare Evening Lecture with Montclair ...

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 09/24/2018 7:00pm 09/24/2018 8:30pm America/New_York A Shakespeare Evening Lecture with Montclair Orchestra

In preparation for the MO season opening concert on September 30, come learn about the influence of Shakespeare in the world of music! Reba Wissner of Montclair State University's Cali School of Music will talk about the music on the concert program, and give examples of how the influence of the timeless bard influences music through the ages.

50 S. Fullerton Ave. Montclair, NJ 07042

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Bloomfield

Cars Must Be Moved from Farrand Street Lot by Monday, Sept. 17

September 15, 2018

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- As construction of a new mixed-use development begins at the abandoned Farrand Street property, residents are being asked to relocate their vehicles to the Glenwood Parking Garage and other surrounding lots. The last day cars can park at the Farrand Street lot is Monday, September 17. Permit holders need to contact and stop by Bloomfield Parking to be reassigned a parking ...

Kyle Tice 3 TD Passes Lead Bloomfield Bengals in 42-21 Rout over Columbia

MAPLEWOOD, NJ- After last week’s frustrating loss, the Bloomfield Bengals were led by senior quarterback Kyle Tice as they bounced back in a big way trampling the Columbia Cougars 42-21 in a Super Football Conference Liberty Blue game last night at Underhill Sports Complex in Maplewood.

After a scoreless first quarter, Bloomfield scored on the first play of the second ...

Bloomfield Police Department Blotter August 20 - 26, 2018

August 31, 2018

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The following police blotter has been issued by Lt. Anthony Sisco of the Bloomfield Police Department.

Shoplifting:

8/20/18- Markus Ross Age 28 of Newark, NJ- Officers were dispatched to 8 Franklin Street (Stop & Shop) on a report of a shoplifter. Mr. Ross was previously banned from the establishment. Loss Prevention approached the suspect while in the ...

Mystery Developer Gets OK to Turn Historic Griffith Building Into Apartments

September 18, 2018

NEWARK, NJ - A mystery developer received approval from the city planning board to turn the historic Griffith building on Broad Street into modern apartments and ground floor retail space.

The building at 605-607 Broad St. was built in 1927 by the Griffith Piano Company and was used as a showroom, office tower and recital hall. Now, the building is slated for 60 studio apartments, 27 ...

Football: Montclair Travels to Massillon to Play Washington (Oh.) in One of Country’s Top Games

MASSILLON, Oh. — Montclair High School has established itself as one of the best football teams in New Jersey over the past few decades, with a rich legacy and tradition unlike any other program in the Garden State. 

This weekend, it will lock horns with another team carrying all those same attributes, except on a national level. 

In a move that few public school teams make, ...

Belmar Considers Tossing Straws, Foam Containers into Plastic Bag Ban

September 17, 2018

BELMAR, NJ — While Belmar businesses have until mid-May to replace plastic bags with more eco-friendly options, borough officials are considering whether to throw plastic straws and plastic foam containers into the mix.

During its effort this winter to ensure merchants are prepared for the upcoming ban on single-use plastic bags, the borough will also take the business community’s ...

New Access Road Dedicated to Former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - All seven Morris County Freeholders were on hand to officially open Gov. Chris Christie Drive today. The road, which is off Hanover Avenue in Morris Township is now the main access road for the Central Park of Morris county. 

Speaking at the ceremony, Freeholder Director Doug Cabana, stated that Christie has played a major role in the history of Morris ...

Belmar Beachfront Says ‘So Long’ to Summer

September 16, 2018

Although Belmar’s official beach season is over and lifeguards are off duty, a skeleton staff of lifeguards is patrolling the oceanfront in utility vehicles today.

BELMAR, NJ — With a blink of an eye, summer is over.

Although the sun has made a grand return, a week of rainy, dreary weather — and a turbulent surf brought on by storms elsewhere — prompted the borough ...

Belmar Prepares for Backhand Punch of Hurricane Florence

BELMAR/LAKE COMO, NJ — As Hurricane Florence continues to churn closer to the Southeast coast, Belmar is preparing for high winds, rough surf and dangerous rip currents the massive storm is expected to bring to the Jersey Shore later this week.

Department of Public Works employees were out along the 1.3-mile beachfront today, September 11, moving beach lockers to Schroeder Park at First ...

Letter to the Editor: Century 21 Van Der Wende Associates is now Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Van Der Wende Properties.

September 10, 2018

I am excited to announce that Century 21 Van Der Wende Associates is now Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Van Der Wende Properties.

The announcement of our brand name change to Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Van Der Wende Properties signals a defining moment in real estate. It unites the strengths of industry leaders, bringing together unparalleled operational excellence, innovation and ...

Back Saving Back To School Tips From Pro Staff Physical Therapy

NUTLEY, NJ- With each passing school year it seems that backpacks are getting progressively bigger and definitely heavier. Pass any school as children are coming or going and, judging by the the size of the packs on their backs, it may look like a group of explorers preparing to scale Mt. Everest. Although it's difficult to get away from your child having to lug a heavy backpack to and ...

What Does Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Mean?

What does it mean to be a Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)?

I recently spoke with future DPT intern Timothy O’Connor from Seton Hall University and asked him this question. He said that “it means that I have the knowledge and skills to gather all the information needed to treat each patient, regardless of what systems in the body are involved. A doctorate in physical therapy will ...

September 2018 Thursday Movies at the Bloomfield Public Library

All movies start at 12:15 p.m. in the Library Theatre

September 6, 2018 -  BRONCO BILLY

As the leader of a struggling Wild West show, Bronco Billy (Clint Eastwood) gives it his all to keep his entertainers' spirits high despite the declining public interest. While on tour, Billy encounters Antoinette Lily (Sondra Locke), a spoiled, newlywed heiress who was recently deserted by her ...

September 2018 Monday Movies at the Bloomfield Public Library

All Movies are show at 12:15 p.m. in the Library Theatre

September 3, 2018 -  

LABOR DAY (LIBRARY CLOSED)

 

September 10, 2018 -  MOON

Astronaut Sam Bell's (Sam Rockwell) three-year shift at a lunar mine is finally ending, and he is looking forward to his reunion with his wife (Dominique McElligott) and young daughter. Suddenly, Sam's health ...

The Jaffe Briefing - September 18, 2018

TRENTON - If, one day, New Jersey becomes a shining example for miraculously digging itself out of debt, perhaps historians will dig up this little story. Gov. Phil Murphy and the public sector labor unions seem to be on the same page - for this fleeting moment - to save $500 million in health care benefits from 800,000 current and retired teachers. Retired teachers will be moved to ...

OPINION: Newark Mayor Lays Out What It Means To Be a Sanctuary Community

September 11, 2018

Newark is much more than a sanctuary city. We are a sanctuary community. In a sanctuary city, the local government, especially local police, do not cooperate with the misguided and unconstitutional Trump administration policies of detaining and deporting undocumented immigrants.

Newark is a sanctuary community. Organizations, institutions, and ordinary citizens collaborate with the City to ...

The Clean 20 by Ian K. Smith, M.D.

The Clean 20: 20 Foods, 20 Days, Total Transformation  by Ian K. Smith, M.D. (St. Martin’s Press, 2018)

 

Dr. Ian K. Smith has written a delightful and easy to digest new book, The Clean 20: 20 Foods, 20 Days, Total Transformation. Unlike many diet books that are mired in technical language that become not only a bore but a chore to read, Smith’s writing style is not ...

The Rooster Bar by John Grisham

The Rooster Bar by John Grisham (Dell, 2018)

Three law students, Todd Lucero, Mark Frazier, and Zola Maal, are about to start their final semester of the not so prestigious Foggy Bottom Law School in Washington, D.C. However, the shocking suicide of their friend, Gordy, who has been driven to a very dark place by discoveries that he has uncovered during an investigation of Foggy Bottom, leads ...

Gods of Wood and Stone by Mark Dionno

Gods of Wood and Stone by Mark Dionno (Touchstone, 2018)

 

The two protagonists of Mark Dionno’s brilliant first novel are as different as two men could be in most facets of their lives. Joe Grudeck is a recently retired pro-baseball player, on his way to the Hall of Fame; Horace Mueller is a blacksmith who works at a village which re-enacts life in 19th century America. However, ...

The Outsider by Stephen King

The Outsider by Stephen King (Scribner’s, 2018)

He’s the Boogeyman who hides under your bed or in your closet when you are a child. Sometimes he lurks in the dark attic of your home, so it’s a place that you avoid at night. He is Big Foot who skulks the woods in Alaska, or he is Grendl, brought to his demise by Beowulf. He is the Golum, a monster in Jewish lore. He is the ...

LEGO Play Time at Nutley Public Library

September 18, 2018

Make creations from your wildest imagination at the Nutley Public Library's LEGO Play Time on select Saturdays! 

LEGO Play Time is a free drop-in program for ages 5 and older. Stop by the Children's Room from 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM on September 22, October 6, November 10, and December 1 for crafts, activities, and of course LEGOS! 

No registration is required and all supplies ...

Susan G. Komen North Jersey to Present Free Women’s Wellness Expo in Wayne, NJ

Susan G. Komen North Jersey to Present Free Women’s Wellness Expo in Wayne, NJ in Partnership with Passaic County Department of Health & Board of Chosen Freeholders

All are welcome at this “women-focused” event with activities for the whole family!

The mission of October’s perennial National Breast Cancer Awareness Month has ...

OPEN Auditions at 4th Wall Theatre for Sondheim on Sondheim

4th Wall Theatre, a non-union NJ theatre company, will hold open auditions for all roles in the special holiday kickoff production of its 2018-19 season, SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM, music, and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and conceived by James Lapine. 4th Wall’s production will be directed by Kate Swan with music direction by Gonzalo Valencia. The show will be presented at ...

Heroes for Children 5K and Family Fun Run/Walk To Benefit Victims of Child Abuse

On Saturday, September 15th, the New Jersey Children's Alliance, a statewide nonprofit dedicated to improving access to quality, comprehensive services to victims of child abuse, will host their 5th Annual Heroes for Children 5K and Family Fun Run/Walk at the Clipper Pavilion in the Turtleback Zoo complex in West Orange. The USATF-Certified 5K begins at 9am, with medals awarded to ...

Obituaries

Mar 9, 1978 - Jul 13, 2018
Christopher J. Barra, Sr., lifelong resident of Bloomfield, passed away on July 13, 2018 at the age ...
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Jun 10, 1983 - Jun 17, 2018
Ryan M. Lucas, 35 Proud Marine Veteran and Nutley Firefighter Ryan M. Lucas, a lifelong ...
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