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ChangeMakers Radio Show Will Host A Two Hour Special This Saturday to Include the EO Chamber of Commerce and Mayoral Hopeful John Thompson

May 25, 2017

EAST ORANGE, NJ - The ChangeMakers Radio Show will extend the show from its usual format to a two hour presentation.  

During the first hour ChangeMakers will meet with George Williams owner of the Nishuane Group, East Orange Chamber of Commerce (EOCOC) President Patrick Reid, EOCOC Program Committee Co-Chair Tiffany Sobers and East Orange Planning Director Valerie Jackson to discuss an ...

East Orange Homeless Shelter Gets Extreme Makeover

EAST ORANGE, NJ - After having served over 200K of the most desperate individuals in Essex County, Isaiah House will soon be getting a much needed renovation. For the 100+ residents of the family shelter it means that the roof over their heads and the rooms the congregate in daily will be getting a New Jersey version of “Extreme Home Makeover”.   

Led by Isaiah House ...

Help Bloomfield Locate Missing Endangered Juvenile

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The Bloomfield Police Department is seeking assistance in locating the attached missing juvenile. We are asking anyone who has seen or come in contact with this juvenile to contact the Bloomfield Police at (973) 680-4141.

Jack was last seen by his parents on 05/22/2017 at 07:15. Jack is a student at Bloomfield High School but was absent today. No clothing description ...

East Orange Mayor Lester Taylor Remembers Our Fallen Police Officers

On this day, I was proud to stand alongside members of the East Orange Police Department at the 33rd Annual New Jersey Law Enforcement Memorial Service in Ocean Grove, NJ.
 

I ask the entire East Orange community to join with me in remembering the lives of the five East Orange police officers who were killed in the line of duty, as well as honoring the brave officers who ...

East Orange Mayor Lester Taylor Remembers Our Fallen Police Officers

May 23, 2017

On this day, I was proud to stand alongside members of the East Orange Police Department at the 33rd Annual New Jersey Law Enforcement Memorial Service in Ocean Grove, NJ.
 

I ask the entire East Orange community to join with me in remembering the lives of the five East Orange police officers who were killed in the line of duty, as well as honoring the brave officers who ...

Mayoral Candidate Ted Green visits The Changemakers Show with Third Ward Candidate Bergson Leneus this Saturday

EAST ORANGE, NJ - East Orange City Council President and Mayoral Candidate Ted Green will visit the Changemakers Radio Show along with his Third Ward running mate Candidate Bergson Leneus this coming Saturday. 

This promises to be a show you will not want to miss. Special Guest Correspondents from TAPinto East Orange/Orange and the East Orange Record will join in to field the questions of ...

Local Production Company Makes Noise With New Presentation: HUSH No More

May 17, 2017

NEWARK, NJ - This Saturday (5/20) KST Productions presents a unique production entitled, “Hush No More” which stands for Healing Unwanted Scars w/Hope. 

The cast of the production will share what was kept HUSHED with pain for many years with the hopes of healing another person. Personal stories told are in the form of a monologue, there’s no script, no acting, just the ...

ChangeMakers Radio Show Will Host A Two Hour Special This Saturday to Include the EO Chamber of Commerce and Mayoral Hopeful John Thompson

May 25, 2017

EAST ORANGE, NJ - The ChangeMakers Radio Show will extend the show from its usual format to a two hour presentation.  

During the first hour ChangeMakers will meet with George Williams owner of the Nishuane Group, East Orange Chamber of Commerce (EOCOC) President Patrick Reid, EOCOC Program Committee Co-Chair Tiffany Sobers and East Orange Planning Director Valerie Jackson to discuss an ...

East Orange Multi-Family Sale Sets All-Time High Per-Unit-Price

EAST ORANGE, NJ – Gebroe-Hammer Associates has established a new, all-time-high price-per-unit benchmark within one of the state’s hottest urban multi-family submarkets with the $11.25 million sale of 44 luxury apartment-rental units at 75 Prospect St., in East Orange – known as the “Castle on Prospect.” 

Managing Director David Oropeza, the firm’s ...

The Struggle Against Domestic Violence Will Be Discussed At REAL TALK Thursdays

May 24, 2017

NEWARK, NJ - Thursday May 25, 2017, the Black History Month Committee of Weequahic High School will be sponsoring a free program called REAL TALK Thursdays for the students and the larger community in Newark, NJ.  This week’s forum topic will focus on the ABC News special called, Taking Action Against Domestic Violence. This news segment explores how experts, community activist, ...

ChangeMakers Radio Show Will Host A Two Hour Special This Saturday to Include the EO Chamber of Commerce and Mayoral Hopeful John Thompson

May 25, 2017

EAST ORANGE, NJ - The ChangeMakers Radio Show will extend the show from its usual format to a two hour presentation.  

During the first hour ChangeMakers will meet with George Williams owner of the Nishuane Group, East Orange Chamber of Commerce (EOCOC) President Patrick Reid, EOCOC Program Committee Co-Chair Tiffany Sobers and East Orange Planning Director Valerie Jackson to discuss an ...

Senator Booker and Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Phil Murphy Walk East Orange With Ted Green

EAST ORANGE, NJ - U.S. Senator Cory Booker and Candidate for Governor Phil Murphy accompanied East Orange City Council President Ted R. Green as they “walked the ward” to garner support for his candidacy as Mayor of East Orange.  

The Senator, Murphy and Green walked the Third Ward neighborhood of East Orange, with supporters joining them to knock on doors, listen to and ask ...

EO Mayoral Hopeful Ted Green Unveils Plan to Improve Housing in East Orange

EAST ORANGE, NJ – Candidate for Mayor in East Orange, Ted R. Green, has unveiled portions of his plan to address housing in East Orange; including foreclosures, rehabilitation, ownership, funding and jobs.  Council President Green said, “My goal, if elected Mayor, is to provide opportunities for home ownership and to address other issues that are part of creating a comprehensive ...

Twelve Individuals Arrested and Five Wanted in On-going Narcotics Case

May 23, 2017

NEWARK, NJ – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray and Newark Public Safety Director Anthony F. Ambrose announced today that the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Narcotics Task Force, along with the Newark Police Department, the Essex County Sheriff’s Office, Bloomfield Police Department, Homeland Security, the Drug Enforcement Agency and Union County ...

Essex County Man Pleads Guilty to Armed Robbery of Passaic N.J. Club

NEWARK, N.J. – An East Orange man admitted his role in the September 2015 armed robbery of a club in Passaic, New Jersey, Acting U.S. Attorney William E. Fitzpatrick announced.

Shaheed Blamahsah, a/k/a “Aboo,” 29, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Madeline Cox Arleo in Newark federal court to a two-count information charging him with one count of conspiracy to commit ...

East Orange Police Make Record-Breaking Bust, Seizing 1,470 Marijuana Plants Discovered in Four-Car Garage Near Soverel Park  

EAST ORANGE, NJ - In what has been described as one of Essex County’s largest seizures of marijuana, East Orange police discovered a total of 1,470 budding plants in a four-car garage located in a single-family home not far from Soverel Park near Springdale Avenue. Authorities believe the entire pot production has an estimated street value of $2.95 million, according to city ...

Curbing Hunger Inc. Seeks Partners to Conduct Food Drives

May 25, 2017

NEW JERSEY - The organization that launched a tremendously successful food-collection program in Somerset County is inviting all New Jersey residents to help fight hunger around the state.

Curbing Hunger Inc., which is conducting its 23rd annual food drive in Somerset County this June, is looking to partner with hunger agencies, civic groups, faith-based organizations, clubs and ...

East Orange Homeless Shelter Gets Extreme Makeover

EAST ORANGE, NJ - After having served over 200K of the most desperate individuals in Essex County, Isaiah House will soon be getting a much needed renovation. For the 100+ residents of the family shelter it means that the roof over their heads and the rooms the congregate in daily will be getting a New Jersey version of “Extreme Home Makeover”.   

Led by Isaiah House ...

East Orange Multi-Family Sale Sets All-Time High Per-Unit-Price

May 15, 2017

EAST ORANGE, NJ – Gebroe-Hammer Associates has established a new, all-time-high price-per-unit benchmark within one of the state’s hottest urban multi-family submarkets with the $11.25 million sale of 44 luxury apartment-rental units at 75 Prospect St., in East Orange – known as the “Castle on Prospect.” 

Managing Director David Oropeza, the firm’s ...

Boys & Girls Clubs in New Jersey Announce Olympic Gold Medalist Laurie Hernandez as Master of Ceremonies for New Jersey State Youth of the Year Gala

May 17, 2017

MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Boys & Girls Clubs in New Jersey announced today that 2016 Olympic Gold & Silver Medalist and “Dancing with the Stars” Champion Laurie Hernandez will serve as Master of Ceremonies for the NJ State Youth of the Year gala on June 6th at Montclair State University, Conference Center Ballroom in Montclair, NJ.

The Boys & Girls Clubs in New Jersey Youth ...

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Curbing Hunger Inc. Seeks Partners to Conduct Food Drives

May 25, 2017

NEW JERSEY - The organization that launched a tremendously successful food-collection program in Somerset County is inviting all New Jersey residents to help fight hunger around the state.

Curbing Hunger Inc., which is conducting its 23rd annual food drive in Somerset County this June, is looking to partner with hunger agencies, civic groups, faith-based organizations, clubs and ...

East Orange Youth A Winner at Essex County Fishing Derby at Weequahic Park

May 22, 2017

NEWARK, NJ - Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced that Tamir Johnson from East Orange caught the first fish in the boys' category during the Essex County Fishing Derby in Essex County Weequahic Park on Saturday, May 20th. 

He caught his first fish at 9:16 a.m. Presenting the award is Program Coordinator Jackie Matthews. 

Upcoming fishing derbies will be ...

Help Bloomfield Locate Missing Endangered Juvenile

May 24, 2017

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The Bloomfield Police Department is seeking assistance in locating the attached missing juvenile. We are asking anyone who has seen or come in contact with this juvenile to contact the Bloomfield Police at (973) 680-4141.

Jack was last seen by his parents on 05/22/2017 at 07:15. Jack is a student at Bloomfield High School but was absent today. No clothing description ...

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