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East Orange/Orange Impacted by NJ Transit’s Morris-Essex Line Adjusted Summer Schedule

July 9, 2017

EAST ORANGE, NJ -  Beginning Monday, July 10th, NJ Transit’s Morris-Essex Line will begin its adjusted summer schedule due to necessary Amtrak repair work at Penn Station New York. Please plan accordingly. This schedule will directly impact weekday train service at Brick Church and East Orange stations.  

Nearly all weekday Midtown direct trains will be diverted to Hoboken, ...

East Orange Celebrates Independence Day With Free Concert at Robeson Stadium

EAST ORANGE, NJ, - One of the most anticipated events of summer in the city is the East Orange 4th of July Independence Day Celebration. The City of East Orange will once again host its Annual Independence Day Celebration, which includes a free concert and fireworks show for the whole family. 

Weather permitting, next Tuesday, July 4, 2017, at Paul Robeson Stadium located at 215 N.

East Orange Employee Cyrus Ferguson Receives Distinguished Commissioner’s Award

EAST ORANGE, NJ - The City is happy to announce Cyrus Ferguson, Health Department Supervisor in the Child and Adult Care Food Program Division, received the Distinguished Commissioner’s Award this week from the Northern New Jersey Boy Scout Council and the Lenape Trail District for his exceptional and outstanding service to the Lenape Trail District which serves East Orange, Orange, ...

Essex County Executive Divincenzo Announces Winners of Fishing Derby at Essex County Monte Irvin Orange Park

NEWARK, NJ - One of the enduring traditions of late spring/early summer in our parks is the Essex County Fishing Derby. This year is no exception. 

Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. is pictured congratulating all the winners in their various age and gender groupings. The derby took place Saturday June 10th.  The next fishing derby is Saturday, June 17th in Essex County ...

East Orange Youth Tyler Tolson A Winner at the Essex County Fishing Derby

Newark, NJ - Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. congratulates Tyler Tolson from East Orange for catching the first fish in the boys' category during the Essex County Fishing Derby in Essex County Irvington Park on Thursday, June 8th. He caught his first fish at 6 p.m.

The next fishing derby is this Saturday, June 17th in Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex by the ...

Spring Season Celebrated with Host of Distinguished Honorees at Historical Society of East Orange Annual Lawn Party

EAST ORANGE, NJ - A host of distinguished civic- minded individuals will be honored for their extraordinary service and outstanding contributions at the annual Historical Society of East Orange (HSEO) Lawn Party. A special presentation of the annual Donald M. Payne Scholarship will also be a featured highlight of the occasion.  The public is invited to attend the festive rite of late spring, ...

East Orange Summer Food Kick-Off on June 9 at Rowley Park

EAST ORANGE, NJ - The City of East Orange will be hosting its Summer Food Kick-Off on June 9 at Rowley Park from 2:30pm-7pm. There will be food, music and parents will be able to register children for one of the city’s six summer camps. First 200 attendees will receive a free T-shirt!

Under the direction of the Department of Recreation & Cultural Affairs, the city’s ...

Mayor Dwayne D. Warren launches 2017 Summer Food Campaign Kickoff

ORANGE, NJ - Mayor Dwayne D. Warren, Esq. announced that the City of Orange Township will participate in the 2017 Summer Food Service Program from June 26 to August 18, 2017.

The Summer Food Service Program is a federal program of the Food and Nutrition Services, United States Department of Agriculture.  This program provides all children 18 years of age and under with the same free meal ...

Montclair African American Parade and Festival Set for June 3

MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Montclair African American Heritage foundation (MAAHF) will celebrate 28 years with its annual Parade and festival on Saturday, June 3, 2017.  

Autumn Turner, contestant from 'The Voice' will perform along the parade route.

This year MAAHF adopts the Adinkra Symbol , translated meaning : "To build and maintain our own stores, shops, and ...

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

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 ...

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