East Orange/Orange Top Stories

March 11, 2019

EAST ORANGE, NJ - On February 28th, The City of East Orange hosted a Black History Month Celebration & Lifetime Citizen Awards at Cicely Tyson School Performing Arts Center featuring Special Guest Speaker Lt. Governor Sheila Y. Oliver.  The theme was centered on the “Great Migration,” the ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - The East Orange Mayor’s Office of Employment and Training (MOET) recently held a recognition ceremony to celebrate residents who received training certifications in 2018.  Under the leadership of Manager LaDonna Johns, MOET has successfully partnered with East Orange General ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ: East Orange water is clean, safe and continues to meet the standards of the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, said city officials. Officials issued the statement in response to false water quality reports that began circulating on social media early this ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - Undoubtedly, one of the major events of the year in East Orange is the Mayor’s Annual State of the City Address. This year is certainly no exception. Mayor Green and his “Green Team” put together a presentation thought by many to be second to none. The event, held at Cicely ...

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ORANGE, NJ - Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced that the City of Orange and the Main Street Counseling Center were among 12 Essex County municipalities and 33 non-profit community organizations that received a total of about $5.5 million from the Community Development Block ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - Friday February 1, 2019 Assemblywoman Britnee Timberlake, accompanied by delegates from the N.J. Assembly, grassroots organizations and faith community, held a press conference at her East Orange headquarters to thank Governor Phil Murphy for signing into law the Independent ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - The 34th Legislative District Assemblywoman, Britnee N. Timberlake hosted a press conference regarding legislation she sponsored (Bill A3115) that calls for an independent investigation be conducted whenever a person dies in police custody or during and encounter with law ...

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TRENTON, NJ—SNAP recipients in New Jersey will be receiving their February benefits early because of the continued federal government shutdown. The New Jersey Department of Human Services announced today that Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) recipients who received a SNAP benefit ...

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The City Council of East Orange has voted to approve a PILOT agreement with developer Blackstone 360 LLC for its proposed luxury residential building at 260 S. Harrison Street. With the approval of the PILOT, the Newark-based developer is expected to break ground on the building in January ...

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