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Review, Refresh Your Hurricane Preparedness Plans, Kits State OEM Advises

September 8, 2018

The New Jersey Office of Emergency Management is keeping a close eye on Hurricane Florence, which at 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 7 was located about 1,200 miles southeast of Bermuda. The track remains uncertain but it is a reminder that it is still hurricane season.

The risk of Florence impacting the East Coast has increasing. If and exactly when and where still remains very uncertain at this point.

Montclair Public Schools: Early Dismissal for First School Day, Sept. 6

MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Montclair Public School District has announced an early dismissal for the first day of school, September 6 due to the extreme heat forecast.

Montclair Public Schools joins dozens of other school districts across New Jersey who made the same decision for the first day.

The following letter was sent to parents:

Dear Families/Guardians and Staff,

Tomorrow, Sept. 6 is ...

8th Annual S.O.F.I.A. Walk Against Domestic Violence, Sept. 8

MONTCLAIR, NJ - The 8th Annual Walk Against Domestic Violence will take place on September 8, 2018 in Canterbury Park, Montclair, NJ from 9:00am - 1:00pm.

Organizers are requesting for participants to help raise awareness about domestic violence by either attending the 8th Annual Walk Against Domestic Violence or making a small contribution to support ...

Boil Water Advisory in Montclair, Sept. 3

A water main break has occurred on North Fullerton Avenue which has caused the customers in the following area to be without water or to experience a significant loss of pressure:

193 to 254 North Fullerton Avenue and all of Fessler Place

A potential threat to the quality of water being provided to these customers currently exists. As a precaution, the Water Bureau is implementing ...

Nick Sauter, former Passaic Valley High School Athletic Director, Is In Need of A Kidney Transplant

LITTLE FALLS, NJ - Local resident Nick Sauter has been a pillar of the community for countless years and has touched the lives of so many as a former vice principal, athletic director, teacher, football and track coach at Passaic Valley High School.

As an active member of St. Agnes Episcopal Church in Little Falls, he's been a member of the vestry, and was involved with the church's ...

NJ Schools Required to Supply, Administer Narcan to Counteract Drug Overdose

TRENTON, NJ – Legislation sponsored by two central New Jersey lawmakers that requires schools to maintain a supply of an opioid antidote and to permit the school nurse to administer the antidote to counteract an overdose was signed into law Friday by Gov. Phil Murphy.

State Sen. Christoper "Kip" Bateman, R-Somerset, Middlesex, Hunterdon, Mercer, and state Assemblyman ...

Cooling Centers in Montclair, As Heat Advisory in Effect Tuesday and Wednesday

NEW YORK, NY - The National Weather Service issued a heat advisory for much of North Jersey starting Tuesday Aug 28 at 11 a.m. and continuing through 9 p.m. Wednesday Aug. 29.  Local weather forecasts call for high temperatures in our area for the next few days. The following facilities will be open as cooling centers for relief from the heat:

The Municipal Building, 205 ...

8th Annual S.O.F.I.A. Walk Against Domestic Violence, Sept. 8

MONTCLAIR, NJ - The 8th Annual Walk Against Domestic Violence will take place on September 8, 2018 in Canterbury Park, Montclair, NJ from 9:00am - 1:00pm.

Organizers are requesting for participants to help raise awareness about domestic violence by either attending the 8th Annual Walk Against Domestic Violence or making a small contribution to support ...

4th Annual 5K Run/Walk For Warmth Charity Race in Brookdale Park, Sept. 1

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ - Join the 5K run/walk for a cause on September 1 at Brookdale Park.

Spread The Purple is a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization whose mission to provide guidance to both individuals and families for the right resources and assistance they can use during unexpected circumstance.  One of the ways we assist is through fundraisers, such as the 5K Run.

The ...

Empire Kosher Chicken Contaminated with Salmonella




WASHINGTON, DC –  As Rosh Hashanah begins the Jewish High Holy Days at sundown on September 9, the federal government has issued a warning about the possible contamination of Empire Kosher chicken, a popular brand in East Brunswick. The Empire Kosher brand raw chicken items, which may include raw whole chicken and raw chicken parts, were produced and ...

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Research Opportunity for Breast Cancer Survivors

September 19, 2018

Researchers at Kessler Foundation in West Orange, NJ are studying new ways of combating breast cancer-related weakness & fatigue. These symptoms can diminish quality of life & often last long after treatment has ended. If you are a woman aged 40-75, who was diagnosed with breast cancer within the past 10 years*, you may qualify for this important research study.

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