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Community Happenings Top Stories

August 6, 2022

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Registration is still open for the 31st annual Livingston Kiwanis Golf Classic, which will be held on Monday, Aug. 15 in support of the Livingston Neighbors Helping Neighbors (LNHN) organization’s management of the Community Huger Outreach Warehouse (CHOW) food pantry. Sponsorship ...

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ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Heat Advisory for Livingston and the entire Essex County area from 11 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 5. The NWS reports a chance of rain, and possible thunderstorms on Thursday night. Showers and thunderstorms ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — As part of the Livingston Police Department’s annual National Night Out festivities, to be held on Tuesday, Aug. 2 along with thousands of other communities across the country, tethered hot air balloon rides will be featured at the end of the night’s festivities. The event will ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — As members of Livingston Neighbors Helping Neighbors (LNHN), which manages Livingston’s Community Hunger Outreach Warehouse (CHOW) food pantry, continue to seek help restocking the bare pantry shelves, the Livingston Kiwanis Club and Livingston First Aid Squad are teaming up to ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Thanks to various outside vendors who have provided financial support and manual labor, members of the Veterans of Foreign War (VFW) Post 2856 are in the process of upgrading the Purple Heart Monument at the Livingston Memorial Oval and are inviting the families of Purple Heart ...

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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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