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Construction of Verona's First Electric Car Charging Station is Underway

September 21, 2019

VERONA, NJ - In its efforts to be a more sustainable community, help reduce emissions from gas powered vehicles, and help in the fight against climate change, the Township of Verona is installing its first Electric Vehicle Charging Station in the Civic Center, 600 Bloomfield Ave.

This is the first station for the Township although Essex County installed one behind the Senior ...

Artist/activist Places 800-pound Opioid Spoon at J&J Headquarters

September 21, 2019

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - When Domenic Esposito's youngest brother was in the throes of addiction, the family would find burnt spoons - the tale tell sign that he had been doing drugs - scattered around the house.

Esposito's heart broke each time they found one.

So the artist-turned-activist picked an oversized spoon with cooked opioid as a symbol of protest.

Esposito placed one of his ...

NJ TRANSIT Graduating Seven Locomotive Engineer Classes in Two Years – Same Number Graduated in Last Five Years Combined

With the recent June 2019 graduating class and six more classes of locomotive engineering trainees graduating through December 2020, NJ TRANSIT will have graduated seven classes in two years (2019 – 2020). That’s the same number of classes that graduated in the previous five years combined (2014 – 2018.)

Agency officials attribute the significant increase in engineer training ...

Building Goodwill with Gratitude on NJ TRANSIT

NJ TRANSIT’s Customer Advocate and Chief Experience Officer Stewart Mader regularly rides buses, light rail, and trains to engage with customers and identify ways to streamline the  customer experience. 

This week, he rode with customers on the Montclair-Boonton Line to thank them for adjusting their schedules during Amtrak infrastructure work at New York Penn Station. That ...

Thank You, Montclair-Boonton, North Jersey Coast Line & Morris & Essex Line Riders

This spring we announced that Amtrak would need to take two tracks out of service at Penn Station New York this summer to accommodate critical infrastructure repair work. As a result, on weekdays only, four peak-period Midtown Direct trains in each direction on the Montclair-Boonton Line, one peak-period train in each direction on the North Jersey Coast Line and select reverse-peak trains on the ...

Essex County Turtle Back Zoo Amphitheater

September 21, 2019

It has been almost 25 years since a large crowd of children, parents and teachers gathered in the parking lot at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo to save this treasure from being closed. Today, Turtle Back is a thriving, dynamic destination where our 900,000 visitors annually see endangered species and learn about conservation and the importance of animals.

When I was serving as Freeholder ...

Montclair Police Blotter: Packages Stolen, Stolen Vehicle Recovered and More

September 20, 2019

MONTCLAIR, NJ - The following blotter was compiled and released by the Montclair Police Department on September 17, 2019:

Stolen Motor Vehicles

September 11, 2019 (Claremont Avenue): Complainant reports that a 2019 Ford
Edge was stolen from the side of her residence. The vehicle was later recovered in
the area of 15 th Avenue in Newark. A possible suspect is described only as a male
last ...

Celebrate 100 Years of the Vote With An All-Woman Performance of 1776: The Musical

September 21, 2019

 

Celebrate 100 Years of the Vote With An All-Woman Performance of 1776: The Musical

MORRISTOWN, NJ –– On Friday, September 13th, in the beautiful Dolan Performance Hall at the College of St. Elizabeth, the Continental Congress will reconvene, but this time with a twist. To celebrate the hundredth anniversary of the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution, fought ...