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St. Peter's Thrift Shop to Reopen

Tue, September 22, 10:00 AM

Livingston

St. Peter's Thrift Shop to Reopen

Giving Back Home & Garden Other

Add to My Calendar 09/22/2020 10:00am 09/22/2020 2:00pm America/New_York St. Peter's Thrift Shop to Reopen

St. Peter’s Thrift Shop will be opening indoors on Tuesday, September 22. The COVID 19 hours will be Tuesdays from 10:00 – 2:00. Masks are required. Many safety precautions have been taken to adhere to the CDC guidelines. Our capacity will be limited to 25% at any time.

Also, we will now be accepting donations of fall and winter clothing, shoes and purses ONLY in sizes ...

94 East Mt. Pleasant Ave. Livingston, NJ 07039
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Mon, October 5, 6:00 PM

Virtual Union Public Library, Union

How to Deal with the Impact of Job Loss on Family ...

Health & Wellness Other

Add to My Calendar 10/05/2020 6:00pm 10/06/2020 7:00pm America/New_York How to Deal with the Impact of Job Loss on Family & Relationships

When someone in the family loses a job, everyone is affected. In addition to the financial loss, families suffer both mentally and physically. There are things that families can do to support each other. Get support and find help at this meaningful presentation. Tamarra Causley-Robinson, CEO and Founder of Causley Robinson & Associates, LLC Sign up at bit.ly/UPLlive at least one hour in ...

Virtual Union, NJ 07083
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Tue, October 6, 2:00 PM

Virtual Union Public Library, Union/Virtual

History of the NAACP

Education Law & Justice Other

Add to My Calendar 10/06/2020 2:00pm 10/06/2020 3:00pm America/New_York History of the NAACP

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is one of the largest and most pre-eminent civil rights organizations in the nation. Their mission is to secure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights in order to eliminate race-based discrimination and ensure the health and well-being of all persons. It’s history is the history of the civil rights ...

Virtual Union/Virtual, NJ 07083
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Wed, October 7, 7:00 PM

Virtual Union Public Library, Union

Why Voting Matters (Bilingual)

Education Law & Justice Other

Add to My Calendar 10/07/2020 7:00pm 10/07/2020 8:00pm America/New_York Why Voting Matters (Bilingual)

The election is coming up and your vote matters. Find out why and how to do it during this year’s Pandemic. To sign up, visit http://bit.ly/UPLlive at least one hour in advance. Presented by The Lupe Fund/Iveth Mosquera

Virtual Union, NJ 07083
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Thu, October 8, 10:00 AM

East Orange

Community Connect 2020

Giving Back Government Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 10/08/2020 10:00am 10/10/2020 2:00pm America/New_York Community Connect 2020

Community Connect 2020: An Event to Serve Our East Orange Neighbors Without Addresses

With Mayor Ted R. Green, East Orange City Council, East Orange Board of Health, Department of Health and Human Services

This is a three-day, one-stop even to provide people with access to: Food, medical check-ups, flu vaccines, laundry services, clothing boutique, toiletries, and more.

Priority access ...

Halstead Street and Freeway Drive East East Orange , NJ
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Thu, October 8, 2:00 PM

Virtual Union Public Library, Virtual/Union

Supreme Court Preview: 2020-2021

Education Government Other

Add to My Calendar 10/08/2020 2:00pm 10/08/2020 3:00pm America/New_York Supreme Court Preview: 2020-2021

The new Court begins its term the first Monday in October. The issues l they take on and their decisions could affect every aspect of our lives for a very long time. Join Constitutional scholar and Fairleigh Dickinson University Professor Bruce Peabody for a fascinating and vital discussion.To sign up, visit http://bit.ly/UPLlive at least one hour in advance.

Virtual Virtual/Union, NJ 07083
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Sat, October 10, 2:00 PM

Virtual Union Public Library, Union

Great Moments in Sports History

Arts & Entertainment Other Sports

Add to My Calendar 10/10/2020 2:00pm 10/10/2020 3:00pm America/New_York Great Moments in Sports History

If the miracle on ice, Ali v Liston, and Jackie Robinson, ring a bell, this program is for you! If not, discover their importance and celebrate other great moments in sports history with Associate Professor Marc Postiglione, Sports Management program at Union County College. To sign up, visit http://bit.ly/UPLlive at least one hour in advance.

Virtual Union, NJ 07083
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Wed, October 14, 2:00 PM

Virtual, Virtual Union Public Library

Remembering the Ladies: From Patriots in ...

Education Other

Add to My Calendar 10/14/2020 2:00pm 10/14/2020 3:15pm America/New_York Remembering the Ladies: From Patriots in Petticoats to Presidential Candidates

Carol Simon Levin portrays Abigail Adams to tell the stories of some of the courageous and tenacious women of all colors and creeds who fought to enhance women’s political participation — from Dolly Madison to the passage of the 19th Amendment and the pioneering female activists and politicians who’ve worked to extend women’s economic, social, and political rights. To ...

Virtual Virtual Union Public Library, NJ 07083

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NJ Human Services Announces $44.8 Million More in Additional Food Assistance

October 28, 2020

NEW JERSEY –  Many New Jerseyans who receive food assistance through the state’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (NJ SNAP) will receive additional benefits in November to help address critical food needs related to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

An additional estimated $44.8 million will be provided to about 253,000 New Jersey households for November.

SNAP ...

IRS: People with foreign accounts reminded of the extension to file 2019 FBAR by Oct. 31, Dec. 31 if impacted by certain natural disasters

UNITED STATES, NJ - The Internal Revenue Service reminds U.S. citizens, entities and resident aliens with a foreign bank or financial account that they have until Oct. 31, 2020, to file their 2019 Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts (FBAR).

The IRS coordinated the extension from the usual Oct. 15 deadline with the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) for this year only to ...

A Beloved Community Giant, Florence "FloJo" Johnson, Passed Away

October 25, 2020

EAST ORANGE, NJ — On Saturday, October 24th, sad news spread that the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra Community Liaison, and Former East Orange Fourth Ward Councilwoman, Florence Johnson passed away. 

Florence Johnson, affectionately known as “FloJo”, was a well-known active and dedicated member of the East Orange and Newark communities. She was ...

Newark Imposes Major Restrictions as COVID-19 Cases Spike

October 27, 2020

NEWARK, NJ — In August, Newark, once the COVID-19 epicenter of New Jersey, was touting a remarkable feat in curbing its infection rates from 60-plus cases a day at its peak to fewer than 20 a day by June. 

It was a win in the battle against the virus, but not the war. Starting Tuesday, Newark is cracking down on restaurants and businesses after the city saw it’s the ...

Governor Fears Newark’s COVID-19 Rollbacks Are Just the Start

October 27, 2020

NEW JERSEY — Cutting off indoor dining and mandating that all non-essential businesses close their doors at 8 p.m. are part of the measures that will begin in Newark on Tuesday, after the largest city in New Jersey confirmed more cases Sunday (101 total) than all other Essex County towns combined.

Since June 30, the city has reported at least 2,207 coronavirus cases and 42 ...