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Dozens of Montclair Seniors Participate in Essex County Senior Wellness Day

September 30, 2017

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Hundreds of senior citizens throughout Essex County attended the 22th annual Senior Wellness Day at the Richard J. Codey Arena on Tuesday. Dozens of Montclair seniors organized a trip to attend the event.

Presemted by Essex County Executive Joseph N. DIvincenzo and Board of Chosen Freeholders, arriving seniors were greeted by volunteers who provided each ...

Dachshund Found in Bloomfield

BLOOMFIELD - This male dachshund was found in Bloomfield on the corner of North End Terrace and Bolton. 

He was not waring a collar. He appears to be well loved and spoiled - he only wants to be carried. 

If you recognize him please call 973-954-6983

Youth Suicide Rates Doubling--Working to Reduce the Trend With Suicide Prevention Leader-Holmdel's Dr. Christine Moutier

 

HOLMDEL, N.J. - When one would guess what the 2nd leading cause of death is for young people in the U.S. ages 15-34, most people are shocked to hear that the answer is death by suicide.  Tragically, that is a fact. Almost 45,000 Americans die every year by suicide. According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), on average there are 121 suicides a ...

State Infant/Child Car Seat Rules Currently in Effect

TRENTON, NJ - Effective September 1, 2015, legislation set in place revised parameters relative to the use of infant / child car seats in the Garden State. New Jersey guidelines currently mandate the following:

Newborn to Age 2

Children under age 2 and under 30 lbs. must be in a rear-facing car seat with a five-point harness. Toddlers who are tall or have long legs ...

Save the date: Montclair Seniors to Discuss Housing, Nov. 9

MONTCLAIR, NJ -  Montclair seniors will gather on November 9 to discuss a multitude of issues concerning housing in the township. 

Hosted by the Montclair Senior Citizens Advisory Committee, the public is invited to join them as they touch upon topics such as  housing pressures for owners and renters,  and leveraging federal and state ...

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Cats can’t ADD, but they sure can MULTIPLY. Planned Pethood is the Solution!

October 13, 2017

Most people don’t know that a cat have her first litter at the age of five months, and with 3-4 kittens in each litter and 2-3 litters a year, that’s more cats than we can ever find homes for. 97% of animals euthanized in our shelter system in 2016 were cats.

To promote animal welfare and save lives here in Montclair, non-profit Communities Promoting Animal Welfare NJ (CPAW NJ) has ...