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S.O.F.I.A. Candlelight Vigil, Oct. 23

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Fanwood will host a Candlelight vigil on Friday, Oct. 6 at Dhammakaya International Meditation Center (257 Midway Ave, Fanwood).
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We invite you to take part in a candlelight vigil in honor of loved ones lost to domestic violence and to support survivors. 

On Monday, October 23rd, we will gather in Montclair's Crane Park at 6:30 PM together to reaffirm our belief that "With Awareness There Is Hope".

This event is free and open to the community. 

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S.O.F.I.A.
Start Out Fresh Intervention Advocates
P.O. Box 674
862-251-6791
info@supportsofia.org
http://supportsofia.org/
Join the S.O.F.I.A. Team and The Allstate Purple Purse Challenge
Challenge runs from 10/02/17 - 10/31/17
Join the SOFIA Team or donate at: https://bit.ly/SOFIA2017

Start Out Fresh Intervention Advocates (fondly referred to as S.O.F.I.A.) is a 501(c)(3) non profit organization that provides advocacy, supportive services and referrals for temporary housing to "at risk" women and children affected by domestic violence.

 

Starts: 10/23/2017 at 6:30pm

Ends: 10/23/2017 at 7:30pm

Address: Crane Park

City: Montclair

Zip Code: 07042

State: NJ

Contact Person: Cynthia Walker

Phone: 8622516791

Email: cwalker@supportsofia.org

Website: https://supportsofia.org/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sofiawalkagainstdv

Twitter: https://twitter.com/supportsofia

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In Photos: Local Parks Flood During Monday Morning Rainstorms

April 17, 2018

NUTLEY, NJ - This morning's downpours sent torrents of water into the Third River causing it to over flow its banks.

Passaic Avenue at Brookside was closed by the Nutley Police Department shortly after TAPinto Nutley arrived to capture these images of the flooding. 

Runoff inundated Memorial Park, caused the Third River to spill over its banks in Yanticaw Park, ...

After Comparing Democrats to Nazis, Leaders Call for Resignation of Montville Committeewoman

April 12, 2018

MONTVILLE, NJ – The Montville Township Committee voted to censure Committee Member June Witty for a personal Facebook post she made on April 8 which compared Democrats to Nazis. All four members of the five-person committee asked for her resignation.

The post, a chart which states that Nazis believed in “media mind control,” “no guns,” abortion, and ...

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Hospital Auditorium, Glen Ridge

Tour of the Birthing Center

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Letter to the Editor: Don't Complain. Vote!

April 14, 2018

Don’t Complain; Vote!

It’s no secret that people have strong feelings about what’s happening in our country. It’s also true that much of politics is local. In November, 11th District residents will have the opportunity to choose a new congressional representative who will not only serve as a critical check on the federal level, but also determine how our distract fares ...

'The Sting' shimmers and shakes at Paper Mill

‘The Sting ‘slithers and shakes at Paper Mill Playhouse

By LIZ KEILL

MILLBURN, NJ – In a premiere production of “The Sting,” Harry Connick Jr. commands the Paper Mill Playhouse stage in Millburn.

Based on the sensational Paul Newman/Robert Redford film in 1973, the 1930s plot centers on a con game and gambling, sometimes on a train between New York and ...

Buzz Aldrin Middle School Presents: Astronomy for Everyone

April 23, 2018

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Buzz Aldrin Middle School will be hosting a fundraiser on Tuesday, April 24th.  

The program, entitled Astronomy for Everyone: Size & Scale of the Universe, is an exciting family program with some incredible video footage for ages 5 to 100+ about the universe from the very small to the very large.  It's a virtual journey throughout the ...