Millburn/Short Hills News

November 15, 2018

Dear Millburn Parents and Staff, Thank you for your understanding on this first day of winter weather.  Please know that our first priority is always the safety of our students and staff.  We are also very sensitive to how much impact the decision to open or close schools in bad weather can have ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - Dr. Efterpi (Effie) Zantopoulos Deegan, who has wanted to be a dentist since she was six years old, is living her dream after opening Deegan Dental in her hometown of West Orange.  Deegan, a product of West Orange Public Schools, received her Certificate of Prosthodontics from ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — More than $160,000 was raised at RWJBarnabas Health’s (RWJBH) second annual Running with the Devils 5K Run and Walk in support of RWJBH and the New Jersey Devils’ collective effort to build stronger communities by promoting healthy, active lifestyles and world-class ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ - Par 440 Restaurant & Lounge will have a special prix fixe Thanksgiving Menu, as well as their regular menu, on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 22. Thanksgiving menu highlights at Par 440 include Butternut Squash soup to start, a roast turkey entree with all the traditional ...

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WEST WINDSOR, NJ —In a nail-biter, the Millburn-Short Hills Lacrosse Club’s 5thGrade team came away victorious in a double-overtime, sudden-death championship game versus the GT Lacrosse Club from Eastern Pennsylvania in the annual Trilogy Veterans Day Classic Lacrosse Tournament.  Each year the ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Caring Kids is proud to announce its 8th annual holiday gift drive and celebration.  Once again, they have partnered with New Jersey Regional Day School in Newark.  Every child in the school has significant special needs.  Additionally, many of the families are dealing with ...

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 On November 8, 2018 Millburn Police Officer Pinero responded to Walgreens on a forgery report. Walgreens personnel report 23 year old Wilson Lopez of the Bronx passed 3 counterfeit $100.00 bills for a purchase that was denied, and ran from the store as Millburn Police units arrived. Mr. Lopez was ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - The Millburn boys soccer team rallied from a one-goal deficit for a 2-1 victory over Paramus in the NJSIAA Group 2 state semifinals Tuesday night at neutral site Livingston. Millburn (15-4-1) will play Ocean Township (20-3-1) for the Group 3 championship at Kean University ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ -- Thera-Palooza, a special needs therapy fair, was held here recently at the Hilton Garden Inn.  “Thera-Palooza is an experiential event for families with loved ones with special needs,” said Leslie Crowe, the founder of NeedQuest, a local directory of special needs resources, ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Project SEARCH program at Overlook Medical Center which, since launching in 2016, has seen 15 out of 18 interns securing competitive employment in the community, will be hosting an open house event for prospective students and families on December 12, from 7 - 8:30 p.m, at the ...

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NEWARK, NJ – Congresswoman-Elect Mikie Sherrill, a Navy veteran, made her first public appearance since winning the election in New Jersey’s 11th District at the ninth annual Essex County Veterans Day Observance on Wednesday at Essex County Veterans Memorial Park in Newark. During the ceremony, ...

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TRENTON, NJ – N.J. Transit riders have faced incessant delays and poor service over the course of the year, and that has led many to come to the same conclusion as some Republican lawmakers: commuters deserve refunds. “New Jersey Transit needs to be held accountable,” said Assemblyman Anthony M.

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Point View Wealth Management's Founder, President, and Chief Investment Strategist, David Dietze, appeared live on CNBC discussing the impact of Trump's tariff policies on the financial markets: cnbc.com/video For over 25 years, Point View Wealth Management, Inc. has been working with ...

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NEWARK, NJ – The Essex County Prosecutors Office held a press conference Wednesday afternoon announcing that the Montclair attorney accused of killing his live-in girlfriend on October 23, has been captured in Cuba.  James R. Ray, III, 55, is charged with killing the mother of his child, ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - A first-half goal by Alex Migoya and some second-half heroics in goal by Zach Barr helped steer the Millburn boys soccer team to a 1-0 victory over Cliffside Park Thursday afternoon for the Section 2, Group 3 championship. The last sectional title for Millburn (14-4-1) came in ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Caroline Updyke, Danielle Prieto, Oyin Owolabi and Corrine Haase won Millburn's Board of Education elections last night.  Updyke was the top vote getter with 3,740 votes for the three-year term seats. Prieto and Owolabi had 2,530 and 2,145 votes respectively. Haase earned 2,205 ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Tara Prupis edged out incumbent Deputy Mayor Jodi Rosenberg in a close race for Millburn Township Committee. According to the unofficial count, Prupis garnered 3,450 votes, 73 more than incumbent Deputy Mayor Jodi Rosenberg who had 3,377 votes. The total count is based on reports ...

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On October 31, 2018 Millburn Police Officer Nacim responded to J lot at the mall on a report of a burglary to motor vehicle. Three patrons from New York report the 2014 Mercedes Benz GL4 they arrived in had a rear window smashed and $13,383.00 worth of merchandise just purchased had been taken. The ...

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MENDHAM, NJ - The Millburn boys soccer team prevailed in penalty kicks after a 1-1 tie through the first 100 minutes to advances past Mendham in the semifinal round of the Section 2, Group 3 tournament on Monday. Mendham (16-3-1) had a 1-0 lead at halftime before Millburn (13-4-1) tied it, 1-1, ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - At a recent Millburn Board of Education meeting a presentation was made to share how funds were raised from the Architectural and Real Estate House Tour, an event which benefits Special Services in Millburn Township Public Schools. Proceeds from the tour enabled four individuals ...

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ESSEX COUNTY, NJ - Over 27 school districts in New Jersey will reportedly stay closed for students on November 7, the day of most popular Hindu festival Diwali.   In addition, there will reportedly be early dismissal for students in other over 15 New Jersey school districts on Diwali day of ...

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WAYNE, NJ - Roz Thompson, Public Affairs representative of AAA Northeast, spoke with TAPintoTV about the importance of supporting local communities at this year’s Women’s Wellness Expo, held at Passaic County Technical Institute. "This Women's Wellness event is for everyone. We are here every ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - For the sixth consecutive year, all 12 Prominent Properties Sotheby’s International Realty (PPSIR) locations in Northern New Jersey -- including the Summit and Short Hills offices -- are once again partnering with 'Move For Hunger' to host a fall food drive through December ...

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WAYNE, NJ - Dr. Charlene Gungil, Director & Health Officer of the Passaic County Department of Health Services, discusses the importance of local health departments throughout New Jersey, as well as the essential resources and services they provide to the public. “There is a lot out there,” ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - The Millburn High School SAVe (Students Aiding Veterans) Club wants to personally thank each and every veteran who joined us on Friday, November 2, 2018 at Millburn High School for lunch. It was truly an honor for us to have you there and to be able to shake your hands and express ...

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NEWARK, NJ– Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, and Irvington Police Director Tracy Bowers announced today that Jose M. Morales, 32, of Irvington, has been arrested and charged with second degree endangering the welfare of a child for possessing more than 1,000 items depicting ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - I want to thank the MHS SAVe Warriors Club for their efforts on behalf of our veterans, especially during this Veterans month.  They held their annual luncheon today for local veterans, with members of all services in attendance at Millburn High School.  It is always an honor to be ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - I walk into a synagogue everyday. My family, my students, the families of my community always feel like we are coming home when we go to synagogue.  We know that we live in 21st C America and that security is always on on minds, yet when we come to pray, when we come to celebrate, ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - OUR NEW DENTAL IMPLANT SPECIAL OFFER WILL GIVE YOU REASON TO SMILE! Deegan Dental is happy to announce our New Dental Implant Special Offer that covers a single Complete Tooth Replacement (including the Implant, Stock Abutment and E-max Crown) for only $2,200 per Implant; a ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ - Shreya Tanna, a Short Hills resident and a sixth grader at Millburn Middle School won the gold at U.S. Figure Skating Association's National Solo Dance Final for Pattern Dance at the Preliminary Level.  The National Solo Dance Championships is the culmination of the Solo Dance ...

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