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Sherill Postpones Town Hall Meeting to Jan. 27th

January 19, 2019

Called to Washington to Continue Efforts to Reopen Government, Mikie Sherrill Postpones Town Hall until 27th

 

Remains committed to hosting first town hall during first month in office

 

 

Washington, DC — Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill has postponed her town hall until Sunday, January 27th, as Congress will be called back into session next week to address the ...

Montclair Asks Residents to Not Park on Roads During Snow Event

MONTCLAIR, NJ  – Montclair officials announced that parking is prohibited on Montclair roads during a snow event.

Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. and Essex County Sheriff Armando Fontoura are also asking that residents do not park on county roads from Saturday, January 19th to Sunday, January 20th. Keeping the roads open will make it easier to remove snow ...

Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill Open for Business in Parsippany

PARSIPPANY, NJ - Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill this week opened her district office in Parsippany, giving district residents access to their new representative in the House.

Mayor Michael Soriano and former Mayor Mimi Letts, both Democrats, joined about 75 other supporters Monday morning for the formal opening ceremonies on the second floor of an office building at 8 Wood Hollow Road.

"Monday with Mikie" Begins Jan 14 in Parsippany Congressional Office

PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Parsippany corporate park at 8 Wood Hollow Road is getting a new tenant, and most likely a weekly crowd, as Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill announced the opening of her Congressional office to that location.

“An accessible, centrally-located district office is incredibly important to me and my staff,” said Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill. “I am ...

Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill Chooses Parsippany for Congressional Office

PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Parsippany corporate park at 8 Wood Hollow Road is getting a new tenant, and most likely a weekly crowd, as Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill announced the opening of her Congressional office to that location.

“An accessible, centrally-located district office is incredibly important to me and my staff,” said Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill. “I am ...

Mikie Sherrill Joins 116th Congress, NJ-11 Representative Votes to Reopen Government

WASHINGTON, DC - Navy Veteran Mikie Sherrill took the oath of office on Thursday and joined the 116th Congress of the United States as the Representative for New Jersey’s 11th Congressional District. Sherrill's four children joined her for the ceremony.

“Today, I proudly raised my right hand and reaffirmed my commitment to defend the Constitution of the United ...

Essex County Freeholders to Reduce Speed Limit on Pleasant Valley Way in West Orange into Verona

 

(Newark, NJ) – During its Wednesday, December 19, 2018, meeting at the Hall of Records, the Essex
County Board of Chosen Freeholders, in a unanimous vote approved a Resolution consenting to the
reduction of the speed limit on Pleasant Valley Way within the vicinity of West Orange High School and
Kelly Elementary School, in West Orange.

This Resolution coincides with the ...

Gubernatorial Appointments Held up as Governor and Senate President Bicker

During a visit to Saint James AME Church in Newark Wednesday, Gov. Phil Murphy praised its senior pastor as a "megatalent" with a passion for criminal justice reform.

That's why, the governor said, he nominated the Rev. Dr. Ronald Slaughter for the state Parole Board.

"We've had many discussions about the need not just for comprehensive criminal justice reform but for ...

Councilor Hurlock to Discuss Mountainside Park Improvements at Community Meeting

MONTCLAIR, NJ – First Ward Councilor Bill Hurlock will host a community meeting Thursday, December 20, 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Bellevue Avenue branch of the Montclair Public Library, 185 Bellevue Avenue. The Councilor invited township Public Works Superintendent Rob Bianco to talk about the nearly $600K in improvements to the Mountainside Park baseball fields, recently approved by ...

"Hate Has No Home" at Congressman Frelinghuysen's Office on Move Out Day.....

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Friday December 14th was move out day for Congressman Frelinghuysen. As the final pieces of furniture and belongings came out of the Congressional office on Schuyler Place in Morristown, demonstrators entered the building.  Like most Fridays of the past two years, the day was fraught with protestors, this time bringing a cake and a celebratory party mood. 

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Help is On the Way: Hackensack Meridian Health Steps Up for Furloughed Federal Employees and their Families

January 19, 2019

Hackensack Meridian Health Waives Co-Pays and Deductibles for Emergency Care for Furloughed Federal Employees and Families

MONTCLAIR, NJ ― In a meaningful stance to ease financial worry for thousands of area residents, Hackensack Meridian Health, New Jersey’s largest health network, announced today that it will waive co-pays and deductibles for emergency visits at all network hospitals ...

To the Editor: Federal Shutdown Hits and Hurts New Jersey

January 12, 2019

Dear Editor:

New Jersey’s Mayors and local governing bodies don’t always agree on everything. But they know what they need to do to meet the public’s need for essential services. And every year, despite natural disasters, despite fluctuations in the economy, and despite actions taken – and not taken – by other levels of government, they adopt budgets and continue ...