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California Musicians Create Tribute to Parkland Shooting Victims

August 20, 2018

ANAHEIM, CA, - A group of California musicians have recorded a song in tribute to the victims of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting.

The song, accompanied by a video, is called "I Hope You Can Hear Me." It was written and performed by musician Sean Oliu and the group Darden, composed of Selah Darden, Clarah Darden, Havila Darden and Tabithah Darden. Also performing on ...

Maplewood Strollers Encourage All to Help Montclair Theatre's Flood Recovery Efforts

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Studio Players suffered significant damage to their facility during the flood last week that left parts of Montclair under water. As a result, they are now asking for community groups to assist them in the cleanup effort, and the Maplewood Strollers sent an email to their community asking all to lend a hand to support "our community theater players-in-arms in their time ...

Essex County Family Gives Back and Plans Fundraising Walk to Raise Money for NICU

CEDAR GROVE, NJ - Giselle Mongiello and her husband Joe were terrified when Mongiello went into labor with their twin girls 12 weeks early in July 2015. After a scary and nerve-wracking 78 days in the Hackensack University Medical Center NICU, twin girls Mia and Mikayla, now 3, survived and are thriving today. Now, the Mongiello family is giving back and helping other families going ...

Flashback Friday: Fourth Annual Backpack Giveaway in 2017

The 2018 Bloomfield NJ Backpack Giveaway Takes Place August 25 on Foley Field, here's a look back at the 2017 event. 

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The fourth annual back-to-school block party at Millbank Park included first responders, a DJ, pizza, and a backpack giveaway for Bloomfield students. 

Council member Carlos Bernard organized the first block party with Bloomfield Police ...

Flashback Friday: Fourth Annual Backpack Giveaway in 2017

The 2018 Bloomfield NJ Backpack Giveaway Takes Place August 25 on Foley Field, here's a look back at the 2017 event. 

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The fourth annual back-to-school block party at Millbank Park included first responders, a DJ, pizza, and a backpack giveaway for Bloomfield students. 

Council member Carlos Bernard organized the first block party with Bloomfield Police ...

The Seeing Eye to host USATF certified Doggy Dash Walk & 5K in October

The Seeing Eye Doggy Dash's 6th event will once again feature our popular USATF certified 5k course with awards for top finishers, and all walk and 5k pre-registrants get a free t-shirt! This is a USATF sanctioned event. Come celebrate Blindness Awareness month this October with our 5k run and walk (t-shirts available to event day registrants while supplies last). We will also offer ...

Bloomfield Students and Community Leaders Help to Rebuild Homes in Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico--Hurricane Maria, a Category 5 hurricane, hit Puerto Rico in September of 2017, killing many and displacing even more people. In response to the tragedy, high school students representing Bloomfield High School's Fellowship of Christian Athletes and Skyline Church of Bloomfield traveled down to Puerto Rico during the week of July 14. The students worked together to build homes for ...

Bloomfield Kids Surprise The Animal Shelter with a Sweet Donation

BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- The Bloomfield Animal Shelter received an extra special donation this week!  A group of local young animal lovers put together a Lemonade Stand to raise money for the shelter.  Neighbors, residents, friends, and even members of the Fire Department stopped by for a delicious treat for a good cause. The shelter always welcomes support, especially from a ...

Ironbound Community Corp and Table to Table partner to feed the community

Every Friday morning between April and November, a truck filled with fresh fruits and vegetables pulls up to the Ironbound Community Corp. (ICC) Family Success Center on Cortland Street in the easternmost section of Newark’s Ironbound neighborhood.

As jets bound for Newark Liberty International Airport scream overhead, large pallets are taken off the truck and ICC staff along with a ...

Registration Opens for Eighth Annual Walk for Nikhil

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Registration is now open for the eighth annual Stop For Nikhil 5K Run/Walk to remember those who died and to honor those who have been seriously injured in traffic crashes. The Run/Walk will be held on Sunday, Sept. 16 at West Orange High School.

The race day schedule is as follows:
7:00 AM Registration Begins
8:30 AM Ceremony
9:00 ...

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