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Renovated Millburn Library Reinstalls 2 One Hundred-Year-Old Paintings

May 26, 2022

Millburn Free Library had showcased two one-hundred-year-old Edward Dufner masterpieces until its renovations began.  At that point, "Safe storage was jointly arranged by the library and the Millburn-Short Hills Art Advisory Committee as a matter of good stewardship of these treasured works," shared Library Director Mike Banick.

According to Curator and Art Consultant of the ...

Millburn-Short Hills Art Advisory Committee Presents The 2022 AP Art Awards

The Millburn-Short Hills Art Advisory Committee (AAC), which began presenting awards to talented Advanced Placement (AP) high school art students in 2006, recently announced its 2022 AP Art award recipients.

Laraine Brennan of the AAC explained the award process, “The committee reviews all the AP high school students' work in portfolio form, like a college board panel, and ...

Millburn Jazz Drummer Who’s Played With Many of the Greats Returns to NJ For Summer Concerts

Evan Sherman, a 2011 graduate of Millburn High School, began playing pots and pans when he was very young and graduated to a junior drum set when he was five. While attending Millburn High School in 2010 he was chosen with 27 other high school students selected nationally to perform in Los Angeles at Grammy Week.

He’s been playing professionally since the age of 13. Sherman shared, ...

Millburn High School Students Win & Receive Honorable Mention in Congressional Art Competition

Representative Tom Malinowski recently announced the winners of the 2022 Congressional Art Competition. The annual competition, which was open to all high school students in New Jersey’s 7th Congressional district, encourages and recognizes artistic talent nationally.

Entrants' art pieces were displayed at a gallery at Raritan Valley Community College where a panel of leaders ...

Millburn Celebrates Founder Day With Fun and Historic Activities

Millburn held its first annual Founding Day Celebration on Saturday, April 30th in Taylor Park, commemorating the town’s past. First founded in 1857, Millburn split from Springfield but traces its roots back to the 1700s. Before the Revolutionary War, a young Scotchman named Samuel Campbell came from Edinburgh in 1756, eventually traveling to Millburn looking for a place to build his paper ...

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Millburn High School Chorus and Orchestra Concert June 2, 2022

May 24, 2022

The Music Department of Millburn High School proudly presents its annual Spring Chorus and Orchestra Concert on Thursday, June 2 at 7:30 p.m. in the high school auditorium. This concert is free and open to the public. Ensembles are under the direction of Ms. Flora Yousefi, Director of Orchestra, and Mr. Rodrigo Vega, Director of Choirs.

Chamber Strings will ...

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New Jersey First Responders Call on FTC to Approve RWJBarnabas Health Transaction with Saint Peter’s Healthcare System

New Brunswick, NJ – New Jersey’s largest union representing firefighters and EMS workers is urging the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”), to approve the transaction between Saint Peter’s Healthcare System (“Saint Peter’s”) and RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”) that will lead to the creation of New Jersey’s first premier academic medical ...

Middlesex County Commissioner Director Rios Urges Approval of RWJBarnabas Health Transaction with Saint Peter’s HealthCare System

New Brunswick, NJ – Middlesex County Commissioner Director Ronald G. Rios expressed his support for the transaction between Saint Peter’s HealthCare System and RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”), which will lead to the creation of a premier academic medical center (“premier AMC”) in New Brunswick.

“I support the partnership of RWJBH and Saint Peter’s ...

New Jersey Legislative Black Caucus Calls on FTC to Approve RWJBarnabas Health Transaction with Saint Peter’s HealthCare System

New Brunswick, NJ – In a letter to the Federal Trade Commission, the New Jersey Legislative Black Caucus has called upon the regulatory body to approve the transaction between Saint Peter’s Health Care System and RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”), which will lead to the creation of a premier academic medical center (“premier AMC”) in New Brunswick.

“We ...

NJ Legislative Leaders Urge Approval of RWJBarnabas Health Transaction with Saint Peter’s HealthCare System

New Brunswick, NJ –The leaders of New Jersey’s State Legislature, Senate President Nicholas Scutari and Assembly Speaker Craig J. Coughlin, are backing the transaction between Saint Peter’s HealthCare System (“Saint Peter’s”) and RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”), which will lead to the creation of a premier academic medical center (“premier ...

New Brunswick Mayor Cahill Urges Approval of RWJBarnabas Health Transaction with Saint Peter’s HealthCare System

New Brunswick, NJ – New Brunswick Mayor James M. Cahill has thrown his support behind the transaction between Saint Peter’s HealthCare System (“Saint Peter’s”) and RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”), which will lead to the creation of a premier academic medical center (“premier AMC”) in New Brunswick.

“Today, New Brunswick residents in need ...

NJ Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Supports RWJBarnabas Health Transaction with Saint Peter’s HealthCare System

New Brunswick, NJ – The Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey ("SHCCNJ") threw its support behind the proposed transaction between RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”) and St. Peter's HealthCare System, which will lead to the creation of a premier academic medical center (“premier AMC”) in New Brunswick. 

In a letter to the Federal Trade ...

Homewatch CareGivers in the Community May 2022

“How Mindfulness Makes You Happier” was the subject of a group discussion at the Senior Center of the Chathams on May 3rd.  The discussion centered around understanding the concept of mindfulness and the session ended with a guided meditation led by Karen Frank, Director of Education/Nurse Supervisor at Homewatch CareGivers of South Orange.  Karen is celebrating 10 years of ...

Join JESPY House for Exciting ‘Battle of the Chefs’ Fundraiser

May 25, 2022

SOUTH ORANGE – An evening of food, fun, and support will be on the menu on Thursday, June 23, 2022 at Orange Lawn Tennis Club in South Orange, NJ as JESPY holds its annual fundraising event – which this year is titled Battle of the Chefs: A Benefit for JESPY House.

Starting at 6pm, the event will raise essential funds to support JESPY clients, while honoring The ...

3 Millburn Students Win Second Place in the K to 4th-grade Category in 2nd Annual G’ART’bage

 

Roseland, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. congratulates (from left) Nikali Grant-Archer, Mihika Khullar and Joseph Jeong from Millburn for winning second place in the K to 4th-grade category in the Second Annual G’ART’bage Contest at the Essex County Environmental Center on Monday, May 23rd. The contest encouraged participants to create ...

Born to Run: After Open-heart Surgery, 60-Year-Old is Back to His Active Lifestyle

Brian Scully is an avid runner. But in 2019, his running started to decline—he needed to take frequent breaks or stop completely and could barely run around the block. Coincidentally, on a trip to urgent care for a sinus infection, Brian was diagnosed with a heart murmur and was referred to a cardiologist, who diagnosed his condition as a moderate bicuspid aortic valve. A recommended ...

Ending the War in Ukraine and US Involvement

May 15, 2022

Ending The War in Ukraine…and US Involvement

By Karla Schultz, NJ School Nurse and Veteran of Army National Guard

I was filling up my car with gas recently and used it as an opportunity to talk with my daughter about inflation and how it means that we need to cut back on some of our spending now, due to rising prices.

Since I had her attention, which I am often competing with ...

‘Lights. Camera. Action!’ $125M Film, TV Complex Proposed in Newark

May 18, 2022

NEWARK, NJ — Plans are in place to transform the former Seth Boyden Court Housing Complex into a state-of-the-art film and television facility, a project officials are dubbing an “anchor” piece of a larger effort to revitalize the Dayton Street neighborhood in Newark’s South Ward.

Newark officials were joined Tuesday by Gov. Phil Murphy, New Jersey Performing Arts ...

New Jersey Native Ray Liotta Dies at 67

May 26, 2022

Ray Liotta, the New Jersey native who starred as Henry Hill in "Goodfellas," has died.

Liotta, who was born in Newark and grew up from Union Township, graduating from Union High School, was 67 years old.

Deadline reports he died in his sleep in the Dominican Republic, where he was shooting the movie "Dangerous Waters."

Last year, he played two roles in the ...

Acting Attorney General Calls for Increased Law Enforcement Presence at New Jersey Schools

TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey Acting Attorney General Matthew Platkin has called for increased law enforcement presence at schools statewide, following the May 24, 2022, deadly school shooting in Uvalde, Texas.

"Nothing about this is normal," Platkin said in a statement. "We do not have to accept that we live in a country where children are shot just for going to school. My ...

New Jersey Drivers Are Paying More than $4.75 a Gallon to Fill Up, on Average

NEW JERSEY — The average price of a gallon of unleaded gas in New Jersey didn't go up in the past 24 hours.

But the price didn't go down, either.

AAA says the average price of a gallon of unleaded in New Jersey is $4.77 on Tuesday, May 24, 2022. The price is 12 cents higher than last week, 67 cents higher than last month and $1.71 higher than this time last ...

NOTICE MILLBURN TOWNSHIP ORDINANCES 2602-22 & 2603-22

May 25, 2022

NOTICE: MILLBURN TOWNSHIP ORDINANCES 2602-22 & 2603-22

PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given that the following Ordinances were submitted in writing, introduced, read by title and passed on first reading at a meeting of the Township Committee of the Township of Millburn, in the County of Essex on Tuesday, May 17, 2022. The ordinances will be considered for final passage and adoption at the public ...

TOWNSHIP OF MILLBURN PUBLIC NOTICE ORDINANCE NO. 2600-22

TOWNSHIP OF MILLBURN
PUBLIC NOTICE

ORDINANCE NO. 2600-22

ORDINANCE SUPPLEMENTING THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE TOWNSHIP OF MILLBURN WITH CHAPTER XXII “DEVELOPMENT FEE”

STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: The purpose of this Ordinance is to establish standards for the collection, maintenance, and expenditure of development fees that are consistent with state law.

ORDINANCE NO.

TOWNSHIP OF MILLBURN NOTICE OF PROFESSIONAL SERVICE CONTRACT 

TOWNSHIP OF MILLBURN

NOTICE OF PROFESSIONAL SERVICE CONTRACT 

The Township Committee of the Township of Millburn has awarded a contract for the following professional contract without competitive bidding, pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40A:11-2(6) and N.J.S.A. 40A:11-5(1)(a)(i) and/or N.J.S.A. 40A:11-5(a)(a)(ii) at their May 3, 2022, meeting. Contracts, once executed, and resolutions ...

Community Conversations: A Healthy Holiday Weekend

This weekend marks the third Memorial Day holiday since the pandemic started, but we’re in a much different place than in previous years. On this Community Conversation, Jason Kessler, MD, section chief of Infectious Disease at Morristown Medical Center, will share the latest information on how to gather safely, provide an update on COVID-19 vaccines and treatments, and tell you what you ...

Upcoming Events

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Mon, May 30, 7:00 AM

Paper Mill Playhouse and Paper Mill Studios, Millburn

Registration Open for Summer Musical Theater ...

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Mon, May 30, 11:00 AM

High School to Taylor Park, Millburn/Short Hills

Memorial Day Parade

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Wed, June 1, 4:00 PM

Millburn

Glenwood Strawberry Festival (District)

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Wed, June 1, 6:00 PM

Paterson

NJ Cannabis Certified