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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 ...

‘New Beginnings’ theme for The Essex Association of American Baptist Churches of New Jersey’s 47th Annual Business Meeting & Rally

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ - Church dignitaries and ministry leaders from across Essex County will gather for its 47th Annual Business Meeting and Rally on Saturday, June 10, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Bethany Baptist Church, located at 275 West Market Street in Newark, NJ.

The theme for this year’s event is “New Beginnings,” Growing Where God Has Planted You.” The annual program ...

Bloomfield Township Councilman Elias Chalet Pleads Guilty in Essex County Superior Court

NEWARK, NJ - Elias Chalet, First Ward Councilman of the Township of Bloomfield, entered a guilty plea to bribery charges Tuesday morning in Essex County Superior Court. The plea was made before Superior Court Judge Martin Cronin.

Chalet pleaded guilty to second-degree bribery in official of political matters. According to attorney Peter W. Tillman of Springfield, the other ...

May 9th is Kickoff of Bloomfield Avenue Corridor Pedestrian Safety Campaign

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Tuesday, May 9, at 12 p.m. there will be a press conference kicking off the Bloomfield Avenue Corridor Street Smart NJ pedestrian safety campaign, which aims to reduce pedestrian-vehicle crashes along the busy corridor in Essex County. 

This is Street Smart NJ’s first corridor campaign. Street Smart NJ is a public education campaign coordinated by the ...

Orange Resident Among Local Youth Awarded by Essex County Freeholders

NEWARK, NJ – The Essex County Board of Chosen Freeholders recognized several outstanding youth from around Essex County during its Annual “Essex County Celebrates Youth” Program on Wednesday, April 19.

Held at the Hall of Records in Newark, this annual event acknowledges and encourages outstanding young people throughout the county who have accomplished and ...

Newark City Hall Computers Hacked with Ransomware

NEWARK, NJ - Some computers in the City of Newark have been infected with ransomware, rendering them unusable, and the hacker is demanding payment of 24 Bitcoin, or about $30,000 in ransom, according to a document obtained by TAPInto Newark and a city official with knowledge of the hack.

The document reveals that that city computers were infected with RSA-2048 encryption, ...

Transforming Freeway Drive: Recommendations and Dialogue  

EAST ORANGE, NJ - Essex County, Orange, East Orange and the North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority are concluding their study to make Freeway Drive and the areas around the Orange, Brick Church and East Orange train stations safer, more attractive and more livable Wednesday, April 26, 2017, 6:00PM to 7:30 PM at East Orange City Hall, Council Chambers 44 City Hall Plaza, East ...

Red Cross Appeals for Support During ‘Giving Day’

PRINCETON, NJ, – The American Red Cross is asking people in New Jersey to remember those families impacted by disaster and to #help1family on Giving Day, Wednesday, April 26. Donations can provide hope and urgent relief such as food, blankets and other essentials to people who need it most.

“Nearly every eight minutes, there is a family that has lost everything to a home fire or ...

Essex County Fifth Grader to Appear on “Chopped Junior,” April 11

WEST ORANGE, NJ – Local fifth grader Megan Hackett will appear on Food Network’s popular cooking competition “Chopped Junior” on Tuesday at 8 p.m.

Hackett said she has always enjoyed cooking and took several cooking classes before deciding to audition for the show.

The contest pits four junior chefs against each other for three rounds—appetizer, entrée ...

Essex County Mayors Address Common Concerns at 2017 Meet the Mayors Breakfast

CALDWELL, NJ — Important topics for all 22 Essex County municipalities and small businesses within those communities were addressed by local mayors and a discussion panel at the seventh-annual Essex County Meet the Mayors breakfast event on Saturday at Greenbrook Country Club in Caldwell.

The Inter-Chamber Coordinating Council, which includes the West Orange, Millburn-Short ...

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