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October 16, 2018

LIVINGSTON, NJ – Fifteen Livingston High School (LHS) students were inducted into the National Honor Society (NHS) in a ceremony marked by the lighting of candles for the service, leadership, character and scholarship that characterizes these LHS students. The ceremony was held in the LHS media ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Following a second public meeting held in Livingston last week to discuss the current plans for how to spend the $1 million currently allotted toward the revitalization of Riker Hill Art Park (RHAP) in Livingston, some of the priorities, such as improving the safety and ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - Livingston Smiles is offering a Smile Analysis and free consultation, which is a $150 value.  Call today to make an appointment: (973) 992-4099.  Mention this ad to claim this offer! Take the quiz to find out if you should take advantage Dr. Gary Krugman's offer! A lifetime ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The 8U Livingston Stealth White baseball team remained undefeated by beating Summit on the road on Sunday, 9-6. They remain atop the leaderboard in the USABL National North 1 Division with only one regular season game left. They have clinched the No. 1 seed for the ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — With only two regular-season games left in his senior season on the Livingston varsity football team, Joe Cullen remains a standout for the Lancers as well as the Liberty Blue division of the Super Football Conference (SFC). Despite Friday night’s loss to East Orange Campus ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Thousands of viewers took advantage of an online forum that featured two out of four Livingston Board of Education (LBOE) candidates last week through a live Q&A-format discussion that was broadcast on the Livingston BOE Online Forums Facebook page as well as other outlets.

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Arts Council of Livingston (ACL) hosted its 18th annual Art at the Oval on Saturday, featuring a juried, outdoor, fine art and fine craft exhibit showcasing many well-known area artists. The Livingston event draws artists from the entire tri-state area who for ribbons and ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - The Livingston football team lost for just the second time this season, 18-7, to East Orange on Friday night. Jack Ernst threw a 17-yard scoring pass to Joe Cullen for the Lancers' only touchdown. Cullen finished with 74 yards rushing on 18 carries and 37 yards receiving on five ...

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LAVALLETTE, NJ — A New Jersey State Police helicopter flew overhead and members of the United States Coast Guard floated nearby as hundreds celebrated the grand opening of a playground recently built in Lavallette Beach in memory of Livingston resident Brendan Tevlin a little more than four years ...

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ESSEX COUNTY, NJ - The undefeated West Orange girls soccer team has been awarded the No. 1 seed in the upcoming Essex County Tournament. The Mountaineers (7-0-2) have received a double-bye into the quarterfinal round of the tournament  and are scheduled to play their first game Saturday, Oct.

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Mixology Clothing Company, a boutique established in 2009 with the goal of offering “moderately priced designer brands for the Intermix look and shopping experience at Zara prices,” according to its website, held a grand opening celebration on Monday at its new Livingston Town ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — In addition to celebrating the 90th anniversary of the West Orange Rotary Club, members and supporters will also enjoy a particularly rare public appearance from Rotary International (RI) President Barry Rassin at the club’s Oct. 20 fundraiser to support the eradication of polio, ...

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NUTLEY, NJ — A vehicle traveling through Nutley crashed into a home on Tuesday afternoon around 4:15 p.m. According to people living in the area, the Nutley Police Department, Nutley Fire Department, and Nutley Volunteer Emergency and Rescue Squad "responded in minutes." The home is located on ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In recognition of the impact that SAMS Fine Men’s Clothing has had on the Livingston community over the last several decades, members of the Livingston Township Council, many of whom shopped at SAMS as early as the 1970s, honored co-owners Jeffrey and Maurice Cohen on Monday in the ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Despite a goal from Lauren Belcuore and nine saves in goal from Claudia Kamikow, the Livingston girls soccer team fell to Montclair Kimberley Academy (MKA), 2-1, on their home turf on Tuesday afternoon. Ally Raff and Martene Gulliver each scored a goal for MKA to take home the ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In order to promote fire safety and spread the National Fire Protection Association’s (NFPA) message to "Look, Listen and Learn," the Livingston Fire Department held its annual open house on Sunday at fire headquarters to kick off Fire Prevention Week and also raise funds for the ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ – Two goals from Brian Kelly and the first goal of the season from Franco Burga, all scored in the second half, led the Livingston boys soccer team to a 3-2 victory over Caldwell on Monday—evening the Lancers’ record back to 5-5-1. Kelly scored his first goal off a penalty kick, ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Johnny Chen, a four-year member of Livingston's varsity boys cross country team, is the most dedicated and hard-working athlete on the 2018 team, according to head coach James Memory. The senior captain, who is currently the No. 2 runner on the team, recently ran his personal best ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ — The Livingston Lancers football team had one of its best team performances of the season on Friday, defeating Bloomfield, 33-12, for Livingston's fourth consecutive win. Giving credit to the performance of the offensive line, Livingston head coach Robert Breschard noted that Joe ...

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LOIZA, PUERTO RICO — RWJBarnabas Health and the Lakewood BlueClaws minor league baseball team recently brought baseball back to young athletes in Puerto Rico by hosting an equipment drive at First Energy Park after collecting dozens of baseball bats, balls, gloves, helmets, hats and ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - The 8U Livingston Stealth White baseball team took both ends of a doubleheader at home against Summit on Sunday Sept. 30 to extend its record on the season to 5-0. The Lancers remain atop the leaderboard in the USABL National North 1 Division with only a few regular season games ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In order to celebrate the new addition to the completely renovated and updated Livingston Animal Shelter, the Friends of the Livingston Animal Shelter and the Livingston Police Department are collaborating this weekend to host a Livingston Animal Shelter Open House. On Saturday, ...

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ESSEX COUNTY AREA, NJ — The Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) for Children of Essex County is currently seeking volunteers to help the organization serve more children throughout the county who have been removed from their homes due to abuse, neglect or abandonment. In support of this ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - How can you get three free cleanings of your vehicle at Livingston Car Wash? Livingston Car Wash (111 E. Mount Pleasant Ave.) is offering a coupon book that provides 11 washes for the price of eight. Pay for eight and get three free. These coupons are good for any vehicle, and ...

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Editor's Update: It should be noted that this is not event is not being sponsored or organized by the Livingston Public Schools district. LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Public Schools community is invited to participate in two upcoming Livingston Board of Education (LBOE) election forums that ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ – As the official healthcare provider of the New Jersey Devils, RWJBarnabas Health will present the second annual “Running with the Devils 5K Run and Family Fun Walk,” in partnership with the National Hockey League (NHL) team on Saturday, Nov. 3 at Essex County’s South Mountain ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ – Livingston’s Shining Stars program, an adaptive after-school program for individuals with special needs that is open to local families in Livingston and surrounding communities, has officially kicked off its new season. In her second year as Livingston’s first-ever full-time ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Brian Kelly led the Livingston boys soccer team to a 2-1 overtime victory over Glen Ridge on Tuesday afternoon. Kelly scored in the second half and again in overtime off assists from Aria Navi and Philip Rodrigues to secure the win. Elijah Elster had seven saves in goal ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The 51-year-old man who was struck and killed on South Orange Avenue on Friday evening has been identified as John Peebles of Newark, according to Livingston Police Chief Gary Marshuetz and Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore Stephens, II. At approximately 11:16 p.m., ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ - The Livingston girls soccer team enjoyed an overwhelming shot advantage and finished with a 3-0 victory over Caldwell on Monday. Lauren Belcuore finished with two goals and one assist for Livingston (6-2), which outshot Caldwell, 21-2. Alexis Scherago scored the other goal ...

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