Rep. Payne, Jr. Stands with Students Against the Republican Tax Scam

December 4, 2017

NEWARK, N.J. — Over the weekend, the Senate passed its comprehensive tax reform bill. Yesterday, Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10), joined Reps. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (NJ-09) and Albio Sires (NJ-08) at a joint press conference at Rutgers University—Newark. 

In advance of the press conference, Rep. Payne, Jr., issued the following statement:

“The Republican tax ...


EAST ORANGE, NJ – East Orange Mayor Elect Ted R. Green, who won a historic mayoral election on November 7th with more than 9,500 votes, has named his transition leadership team. In an off year election, where voter turnout is generally low, Ted Green received a historic turnout garnering more votes than any mayoral candidate in recent history. The Mayor Elect will take the oath of office as ...

Elmwood Park Renovations Include New Tennis Courts and City’s First Full-Service Fitness Circuit Area

EAST ORANGE, NJ - The City of East Orange will hold an official Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening for the much-anticipated Elmwood Park Multi-Sport Court Rehabilitation Project on Wednesday, Nov. 8, at 10am at Elmwood Park near Rhode Island Avenue and Oak Street. All are welcome to attend.

East Orange Mayor Lester E. Taylor III, the East Orange City Council, the Departments of Public Works ...

Booker, Menendez Come to Essex County To Detail Trump Tax Plan on NJ Middle Class

BLOOMFIELD, NJ-U.S. Senators Cory Booker and Bob Menendez stood with Bloomfield homeowner Peter Tom today at his Ferncliff Road residence to discuss the impact of the Trump Administration's tax reform plan unveiled today by House Republicans-including the elimination of middle class tax breaks for existing homeowners and the state sales income tax deductions that will potentially drive up ...

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Mayor's Message - December 2017

December 10, 2017

Small businesses are the cornerstone of our community, and when we shop and dine small in East Orange, we help to ensure that $68 out of every $100 spent remains in our local economy and we support the businesses that create two out of every three new jobs in our workforce each year.


East Orange is bustling with old and new businesses that represent the diversity of our great ...