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Metro YMCA Awards Kenneth A. DeGhetto Champion's Cup to Exemplary Board Member for Second Year

September 24, 2017

WEST ORANGE, NJ — For the second-consecutive year, a Morris County business leader received the prestigious Kenneth A. DeGhetto Champion’s Cup at the Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges’ 23rd annual Kids Care Club Golf Outing held Sept. 18 at Montclair Golf Club in West Orange.

Daren Phil, president and chief operations officer of Suburban Consulting Engineers, Inc., is the ...

Montclair Grass Roots Recognized by Essex Freeholders for 50 Years of Service

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Montclair Grass Roots was recognized for 50 years of service to the community by the Essex County Board of Chosen Freeholders on Wednesday.

Freeholder Vice President Brendan Gill gave a commendation honouring Montclair Grass Roots summer program in celebration of their 50 Years of service.

Family, friends and town officials gathered at the Township of Montclair ...

SOFIA Walk Against Domestic Violence Draws Awareness and Support for Victims

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Hundreds gathered at Canterbury Park for a cause on Saturday, September 9. Families, friends and support organizations gathered together for the 7th annual S.O.F.I.A ( Start Out Fresh Intervention Advocates) Walk in remembrance of those who died and continue to walk in silence and a celebration of those who survived and are willing to share their stories in order to make a ...

Hunger Action Day Food Donation To Community FoodBank of New Jersey

HILLSIDE, NJ – September is Hunger Action Month – a month where people all over America stand together with Feeding America and the nationwide network of food banks to fight hunger. It’s a month to spread the word and take action on the hunger crisis, and dedicate ourselves to a solution. 

Locally, the Community FoodBank of New Jersey, together with the Feeding ...

The City of East Orange Announces Partnership with United Way of Essex & West Hudson for their Healthy Kids Initiative

EAST ORANGE, NJ - On Tuesday, September 12, 2017, the United Way of Essex and West Hudson (UWEWH) will partner with the City of East Orange to announce their partnership for the 4th Annual Healthy Kids Initiative Run on October 7, 2017 at the Paul Robeson Stadium/Ashland Stadium in East Orange, NJ.  

Expected in attendance will be, Mayor Lester Taylor III, Catherine Wilson, President and ...

Essex County to Host September 11 Memorial Ceremony

West Orange, NJ – On Monday, September 11th, Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. invites the public to “Essex County Remembers,” a solemn ceremony at the Essex County Eagle Rock September 11th Memorial that will mark the 16th anniversary of the tragedies in New York, Washington, DC, and Pennsylvania. A brief program with family members ...

EO Students Get Fresh Start for School Courtesy of Khalfani Alleyne, Force Foundation and the YMCA

EAST ORANGE, NJ - Khalfani Alleyne and Force Foundation in conjunction with the East Orange YMCA and other community partners provided free haircuts and manicures to East Orange school age children Tuesday in preparation for the first day of school today. 

The event is in keeping with the mission of the organization to strengthen and energize the community, by promoting and ...

Assemblywoman Sheila Oliver to Deliver Keynote During Montclair NAACP Dinner, Oct. 13

EAST HANOVER, NJ - Assemblywoman Sheila Oliver to deliver the keynote address at the Montclair NAACP annual Thurgood Marshall Dinner on October 13, 2017 at the Hanover Manor in East Hanover, NJ.  Tickets can be purchased online at www.montclairnaacp.org., or by contacting Albert E. Pelham, President, Montclair NAACP at 973-746-9315.

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United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Awards Jewish Vocational Service (JVS) with $250,000 Grant to Provide Citizenship and Naturalization Services

EAST ORANGE, NJ – Jewish Vocational Service of MetroWest NJ (JVS) has received a competitive $250,000 two-year grant from the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). The grant allows JVS and their partner, Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Newark, to help legal permanent residents prepare and apply for U.S. citizenship through free instruction and naturalization ...

10 New Jersey Red Cross Volunteers Head to Texas to Assist with Hurricane Harvey Relief Effort 

Princeton, NJ — As Hurricane Harvey nears land, the American Red Cross is mounting a massive relief effort ahead of the most deadly and devastating hurricane forecast to strike the United States in more than a decade.

Hurricane Harvey is slated for landfall along the Texas Gulf Coast with winds over 100 mph and up to 35 inches of rain, leading to devastating and ...

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