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Sun, January 20, 4:00 PM

The Investors Bank Theater, Succasunna

Scott Wolfson and Other Heroes to play at ...

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 01/20/2019 4:00pm 01/20/2019 6:00pm America/New_York Scott Wolfson and Other Heroes to play at Riverside Rhythm and Rhyme songwriter concert series

Scott Wolfson and Other Heroes, the high-energy indie-folk/Americana band hailing from Jersey City, NJ, have been lighting up stages with their powerful sound since 2011. Seamlessly welding folk, blues, country, Broadway, and rock’n’roll into a smart, rootsy, compelling sound. Scott Wolfson and Other Heroes set toes tapping and imaginations humming everywhere they go.

Opening act ...

72 Eyland Avenue Succasunna, NJ 07876

Tue, January 22, 6:00 PM

Redd's Biergarten, Newark

Firefighter Chili Challenge Cook Off

Food & Drink Giving Back Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 01/22/2019 6:00pm 01/22/2019 9:00pm America/New_York Firefighter Chili Challenge Cook Off

Fire Departments from Essex County and the surrounding areas will be cooking up their best chili and YOU can be the judge!

Awards will be given for overall best chili (1st, 2nd, 3rd) and People's Choice Award.

This friendly competition is being held to raise awareness for lung disease research and education. Lung cancer is the #1 cancer killer of men and women. Asthma is on the rise ...

220 Market Street Newark, NJ 07102

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New Life to be Brought to Historic, Abandoned Home in Newark's North Ward

January 17, 2019

NEWARK, NJ - A solitary note from a piano rang through 276 Delavan Ave. when a potential buyer mistakenly pressed down on one key.

The instrument sat among broken lamps and damp books in a corner of the dark living room. It was one of many remnants leftover from the previous owner that was looked over by those interested in bidding for the house.

None knew the home had once belonged to ...

Essex County Deer Culling Program to Begin at South Mountain Reservation

January 14, 2019

WEST ORANGE, NJ — In an effort to revitalize the forest ecology in Essex County’s forest areas, the county’s Deer Management Program will begin on Jan. 15 and continue through March. This year, the program has been modified so that culling will occur on Tuesdays in South Mountain Reservation and Thursdays in Hilltop Reservation.

According to Essex County Executive Joseph ...

Forget Pita: Falafel is in Everything

January 14, 2019

Falafel, that tasty vegetarian Mediterranean street food made from chickpeas, isn’t just for pitas anymore. It’s showing up in sub sandwiches, salads, chips, pizzas – even soup.

Why is it so popular?

“It’s vegetarian and a hearty add on,” said David Delinko, owner of The Salad House of Somerville, where customers can get warm pieces of ...

Owner of Gelotti of Essex Named Winner of Gelato Fest, Now Heading To Italy

December 24, 2018


MONTCLAIR, NJ - Gelotti has been invited and will be participating in Gelato Festival World Ranking in Italy next month, store officials announced.

On a rainy day in August, Chef Mike Guerriero, and his Gelotti team prepared for Gelato Festival America 2018 at Liberty State Park, the first stage on the American Gelato ...

Federal Shutdown Hits and Hurts New Jersey

January 11, 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 ...

Michael's Media Madness: Aquaman Movie Review

December 31, 2018

Does Aquaman Sink the DCEU or Swim Towards the Future?

(Minor Spoilers)

Riding the wave of the DC Extended Universe and diving into the depths of DC Comics mythology is James Wan’s origin of “the King of the Seven Seas”: Aquaman which opened last weekend. I can't promise that I've gotten all of the puns out of the way, but I have to tell you, walking ...

Toxic Stress Causes Lifelong Adverse Effects on New Jersey’s Youngest and Most Vulnerable Children

January 11, 2019

NEW JERSEY -- Dr. Arturo Brito was recently a guest on Caucus: New Jersey with Steve Adubato, where he discussed the effects of toxic stressors on children from the ages zero to three, and how New Jersey lawmakers are helping to combat this critical issue.

Toxic stressors, explained Dr. Brito, are those stressors that can be persistent, chronic and severe. Infants and young children exposed to ...