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Community Happenings

June 29, 2022

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Livingston’s 2022 Water Quality Report will be available online and in hard copy on Friday, July 1. “Residents recently envelope from the town marked important information about your drinking water,” said Livingston Utility Engineer Nathan Kiracofe. “That envelope contained ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Police Department (LPD) will be holding its third 11-week Citizens Police Academy from Sept. 8 to Nov. 17 in an effort to give residents a unique opportunity to understand the operations of their local police department and a working knowledge of what law enforcement ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Committee for Diversity & Inclusion (LCDI) hosted a ceremony over the weekend in honor of Women Veterans Appreciation Day at Livingston Town Hall.  Despite being held inside due to the inclement weather on Sunday morning, dozens of supporters attended the ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — After more than 500 people attended Sanskriti of New Jersey’s inaugural International Yoga Day in 2021, the local organization will once again invite community members to the Livingston Memorial Oval for it “Yoga for Wellness” event on Friday, June 17, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. This ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Residents of Livingston are invited to bring their old or unwanted electronic items to be safely recycled during the township’s next Electronics Recycling & Paper Shredding Event on Sunday, June 12 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Livingston Senior and Community Center (204 ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — From 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday, June 12, the Rotary Club of Livingston and Livingston PBA Local #263 invite community members to enjoy the return of the Livingston Summerfest food truck and music festival at the Livingston Memorial Oval. Throughout the day, participants will ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Committee for Diversity & Inclusion (LCDI) invites the community to participate in a ceremony in honor of Women Veterans Appreciation Day on Sunday, June 12 at 9:30 a.m. at the War Memorial located on the Livingston Memorial Oval.  On June 12, 2019, acting ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In response to a recent increase in calls from Livingston residents about concerns related to foxes and fox dens being discovered in their yards, the township released a statement about what to do when this occurs. According to the township, fox cubs (called kits) are frequently ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ – The gazebo at the Livingston Memorial Oval, a cherished community landmark used for various activities, was recently refurbished and unveiled as the “Doris Beck Gazebo” in memory of the first female mayor in Livingston and Essex County history. In addition to Beck’s sons Bruce ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — For the first time since 2019, residents of Livingston and neighboring communities gathered on South Livingston Avenue for a well-attended Memorial Day ceremony and parade. Beginning with a remembrance ceremony at the Livingston Memorial Oval—where members of Livingston’s ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Committee for Diversity and Inclusion (LCDI) invites the community to participate in upcoming events commemorating LGBT Pride Month, beginning with family-friendly activities at the Livingston Public Library and a flag-raising ceremony at Livingston Town Hall on ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — After kicking off LGBT Pride Month with Livingston’s annual flag-raising ceremony on Wednesday, the community will continue its commemoration on Sunday, June 5 with the inaugural Shiv’s Third Eye Pride Picnic from 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Livingston Memorial Oval, where several ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In honor of the Memorial Day holiday, the Township of Livingston reminds residents that all township offices will be closed, and there will be no garbage or recycling pickup on Monday 30, 2022. Garbage and Bulk Pickup Schedule: Bulk pickup for residents on the Monday/Thursday ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Saturday is the final day to visit the Kiwanis Club of Livingston’s annual carnival, which returned to the Kiwanis Karnival grounds on East Northfield Road earlier this week after a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic. From 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. on Friday and from 3 p.m. to ...

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This article was written by Livingston High School student Vera Li, a student volunteer at the Livingston HuaXia Chinese School LIVINGSTON, NJ — After two years of lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Livingston’s Chinese community finally came together at the annual Livingston Chinese Culture ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Memorial Day Parade Committee has announced its honorees for the 2022 event to be held on Monday, May 30, beginning with a Memorial Day Remembrance Ceremony at 9:30 a.m. at the Livingston Memorial Oval. Earlier this week, members of the committee gathered at ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Chants of “Slava Ukraini,” meaning “glory to Ukraine,” rang out at Livingston Town Hall on Monday night as the Livingston mayor and council declared Chervonohrad, Ukraine as a “Sister City” of Livingston and raised the Ukrainian flag in solidarity with those impacted by the Russian ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — When the Township of Livingston raises the Ukrainian flag outside Livingston Town Hall at 7:30 p.m. on Monday in collaboration with the Friends of Chervonohrad—a grassroots organization working locally to support refugees in the Chervonohrad region of Ukraine—the mayor and council ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In celebration of Earth Day, nearly 100 people gathered at the Livingston Memorial Oval on Saturday for an event centered on Save Soil, a new global movement held in collaboration with the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) to increase awareness of and ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Livingston Celebrates Israel, part of the Livingston Committee for Diversity & Inclusion, invites the public to join in a flag-raising ceremony in celebration of Israeli Independence Day on Wednesday, May 4, beginning at 5:15 p.m. near the flagpole in front of Livingston Town ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In recognition of Arbor Day, celebrated nationally each year on the last Friday in April, the Township of Livingston is encouraging residents to support efforts to protect the community’s trees and woodlands and to plant trees in order to “help promote the well-being of this ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Little League & Softball community is invited to enjoy an on-site viewing of “The Sandlot” on Friday, April 29, beginning at 7:30 p.m. on the fields located at 109 Meadowbrook Road. The snack bar will be open, and pizza is available for preorder at a cost of ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Memorial Day Parade Committee is finalizing the details for this year's parade and encouraging any community organizations interested in marching to register as soon as possible.   The celebration will begin at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, May 30 with a Memorial Day ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Advisory Committee for Disabilities (LACD) is bringing back its annual talent show for children and adults with special needs at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 11 in Room T3 of the Livingston Senior and Community Center. The special needs population is invited to ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In recognition of Older Americans Month in May, the Township of Livingston is hosting a series of free, in-person presentations focused on “living mindfully” and the “power of positive-thinking.” This series comes after Deepak Sethi, chief executive officer at Livingston’s Organic ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — For the first time in three years, the 10 members of Livingston’s two governing bodies as well as other township and district officials held a joint meeting on Monday to discuss matters affecting both the Livingston Public Schools (LPS) district and the community ...

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Editor’s Note: The Livingston Education! Facebook Group is a private forum and is not associated with Livingston Public Schools or the Livingston Board of Education.  LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Education! Facebook group recently hosted a first-of-its-kind live, virtual program entitled ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — With permission from Livingston’s Senior, Youth & Leisure Services department, Chinese resident Tianhua Han hosted the Qing Ming ritual of burning joss paper with two small fire pits set up at the Livingston Memorial Oval near the gazebo last weekend. According to Han, who ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Dozens of Livingston residents gathered at the Livingston Senior and Community Center (LSCC) on Sunday to help the Livingston Committee for Diversity and Inclusion (LCDI) honor seven outstanding residents during the second annual Inspiring Women of Livingston awards ceremony.

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — At time of uncertainty around the world and as a war rages overseas, thousands of Jews in Livingston will “Celebrate Shabbat @Home” on Friday evening, April 1, to pray for peace, blessing and light as part of a new initiative coordinated between the Chabad of Livingston and ...

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