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'Park Ave' to Headline Summer Concert in the Park August 10 at Nutley's Mudhole

July 23, 2017

NUTLEY, NJ - Commissioner Mauro G. Tucci and the Department of Parks and Recreation are excited to announce a family event for music lovers everywhere to enjoy!   “Park Ave” will take the stage on August 10, 2017 for the Recreation Department’s  Sizzling Summer Concert!  This concert will begin at 7:00 p.m. and will be held at Memorial Park (Mudhole) ...

Upcoming Events

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Wed, July 26, 5:00 PM

East Freehold Showgrounds, Freehold

Monmouth County Fair

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Wed, July 26, 6:00 PM

Bloomfield Center, Bloomfield

Bloomfield Center Cruise Night Car Show Summer ...

Arts & Entertainment

Wed, July 26, 7:00 PM

Thatcher McGhee's Fairfield, Fairfield

Bar Night for Brendan Tevlin

Giving Back

Thu, July 27, 6:00 PM

Montclair Public Library, Montclair

Balancing Hormones

Health & Wellness

Fri, July 28, 9:00 AM

Montclair Public Library, Montclair

Yoga on the Plaza!

Health & Wellness

Turtle Back Zoo-vies to show The Secret Life of Pets Wednesday July 26

July 24, 2017

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Turtle Back Zoo's annual "Zoo-vies" continue this Wednesday July 26 with The Secret Life of Pets. 

On Wednesdays and Thursdays during the months of July and August, Turtle Back will have Family Nights with extended evening hours to 8:30 p.m., with the last admission to the Zoo at 8 p.m. 

On Wednesday evenings during ...

Senegalese Artist Paints Mural for Bloomfield Center Bike Depot

BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Bloomfield artist Papa Gora Tall most recent work is a mural in the within the Bloomfield Bike Depot in Bloomfield Center. The project was a collaboration between the New Jersey Bike and Walk Coalition and Halcyon Park based VELO Bloomfield.

The bike depot opened earlier this year with a ribbon cutting attended by Mayor Michael Venezia and Essex County Freeholder ...

Cranford Board of Education Approves Resolution Against Hartz Mountain Plan to Build Apartments

July 26, 2017

CRANFORD, NJ – The Cranford Board of Education approved a resolution expressing “extreme concern” about the proposed development of 750 Walnut Avenue on Monday, July 24.

Hartz Mountain Industries has applied to build 905 apartment units on the property.

Members of the Cranford Board of Education read their resolution before it was approved at last week’s Cranford ...

Wegmans Grows as Hanover Location Opens its Doors

HANOVER, NJ- On Sunday, July 23, 2017, Wegmans continued their century-long tradition of providing quality, healthy food and customer service to consumers as they opened their new store in Hanover Township. It was met with remarkable success as hundreds of people visited the store throughout the day. It caused traffic that was backed up all the way to the exit ramp of Interstate 287 to get onto ...

Barnegat Light Beach Patrol is Hosting Ninth Annual Barnegat Light Ocean Mile Swim on Saturday

July 25, 2017

BARNEGAT LIGHT - The Barnegat Light Beach Patrol is hosting the Ninth Annual Barnegat Light Ocean Mile Swim this Saturday, July 29, 2017.  Start time is 6:30 p.m.  

Online pre-registration:  $25 (no extra fees) cut off is 12:00 PM on Thursday, July 27, 2017.

You can register online at this link: ...

BullzEye Band and Joe Faronea Lead Monday's LBI-Stafford Entertainment Featuring Local Concerts and Nightclub Entertainment

LONG BEACH ISLAND – It is hard to believe but it is July 24 and the summer if moving along with much more fun to experience.  These next four weeks should be very busy and exciting on Long Beach Island. 

You can catch an outdoor concert on Monday evening at 7 p.m. in Barnegat Light at the Bayfront Gazebo.  The BullzEye band is ...

Nutley Police Blotter July 15 - 21 2017

July 22, 2017

NUTLEY, NJ - The Police Blotter is compiled each week by Det. Sgt. Anthony Montanari of the Crime Intelligence Public Information Division of the Nutley Police Department.

Please note:  All parties placed under arrest have been assigned a Court date and remain innocent until proven guilty of those charges at their respective hearing.

7/15/17

Property Damage – Bloomfield Avenue ...

Town Hall Locations Offered To Congressman

July 26, 2017

The following letter was sent to Congressman Rodney Frelinghuysen today in response to this video clip: http://tinyurl.com/ydh6j7na

Dear Congressman Frelinghuysen,

In light of the recent exchange with one of your constituents at the White Meadow Lake festival in Rockaway last weekend, I would like to offer my assistance.

During your conversation with the resident, Emily Kullmann, you ...

Cuts to Medicaid Would Be Devastating for People with Lifelong Disabilities in NJ

Imagine losing your home, job, and your best friend. Now imagine what would happen if you lost all three, at the same time.

Throw in the loss of healthcare for your specialized needs, and it all quickly becomes your worst nightmare.

For people with disabilities, under the Medicaid plan proposed in Congress, this nightmare is fast becoming reality — unless we stand up now.

Medicaid ...

Investors Bank June 2017 Retail Sector Commentary

July 25, 2017

“Retailing is a disaster.”  That is a common refrain these days.  But that is not correct.  Although brick and mortar retailers are having a rough go of it, total retail demand is rising at a decent pace.  What is happening is that the retailer of choice is becoming – more and more – the Internet.  But that change, although destructive for many, is ...

"Shall We Begin?" Winter Comes to Westeros on Game of Thrones

Considering Game of Thrones fans waited 448 days for the premiere of the shortest season to date, many were disappointed by the anticlimactic nature of Sunday’s episode. But the way I see it, Ed Sheeran cameo aside, the show writers did everything right: enemies were destroyed, crucial information was revealed and the stage was set for absolute chaos in Westeros.

For the first time ...

Want More Sales? Start Your Client Engagement Process Now!

A very important component of any sales strategy is client engagement. It’s important that clients and customers have a variety of ways to engage with you. There are many channels today that open engagement opportunities - such as social media, email, blog post comments, customer relationship management systems, and more. The trick is to engage with your customers in all the ways ...

Senator Vitale’s S-1285 will not lower health care costs

Sen. Joseph Vitale and his supporters have promised our citizens substantial cost savings if his out-of-network bill, S-1285, becomes law.  He claims that by restricting how much emergency and trauma specialists get paid for saving human lives, New Jersey can save up to a billion dollars a year.

The entire medical profession in New Jersey, including our hospitals, opposes this legislation ...

Who Would Hit an Owl?

Glenn Moore was at the wheel heading from Westfield to Freehold with his mom, Dayle, and his kids Gabe, 17, and Jessica, 11, who was set to appear in a dance program that evening at a local church.  It was around 5p.m. when something hit the car with a “thud,” startling him and the rest of his family.    

“I immediately turned my car around to see what it ...

Essex County Splash Park Now Open at Watsessing Park

July 21, 2017

Bloomfield/East Orange, NJ – On Thursday, July 20th, Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced that the expansion to two playgrounds in Essex County Watsessing Park has been completed. Water spray equipment to cool off youngsters when the temperature rises were installed near Dodd Street and a cargo net climber and other new equipment have been installed at the play ...

Save the Date: 4th Wall Theatre Gala September 9

WHAT: 4th Wall Theatre invites you to join us for a celebration of our past 20 years and a kickoff for our next twenty! The evening will include 

•a wide array of delicious appetizers
•unlimited wine, beer, and soft drinks
•chances to win fabulous raffle prizes
•live performances by members of our 4th Wall family - you will even have a chance to bid on what songs ...

Give Blood in Montclair - 1st 30 donors get $10 Whole Foods Market gift card!

Montclair - New Jersey Blood Services (NJBS), a division of New York Blood Center (NYBC) has declared a blood emergency with an appeal to local residents to donate blood at Whole Foods Market,  701 Bloomfield Avenue on Monday, July 24 from 1:00 pm to 7:00 pm outside the store on the NJBS bloodmobile.

As a thank you, the first 30 donors will receive a voucher for a $10 Whole Foods Market ...

Killing Jesus by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard

Killing Jesus by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard (Henry Holt and Co., 2013)

 

As a student of history, I don't know why I thought that reading Killing Jesus by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard would be any more satisfying than their previous two publications, Killing Lincoln and Killing Kennedy. Having now finished the rapid read, I would put the O'Reilly/Dugard books in ...

Obituaries

- Jul 3, 2017
Lynne Lemma, of Nutley, passed away Sunday, July 2, 2017.   Born in Passaic, the daughter ...
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- Jul 2, 2017
Mary Teresa Verdi, of Ridgewood, passed away peacefully on July 2, 2017 at her home.  Born in ...
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- Jun 2, 2017
Jillian Mari Baluyot, 17, of Nutley, passed away on June 2, 2017. Born in Secaucus, she lived in ...
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- May 19, 2017
Michael J. Rossi, Jr., of Union, passed away on Friday, May 19, 2017.  Born in Summerside, ...
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