Press Releases

September 18, 2018

Make creations from your wildest imagination at the Nutley Public Library's LEGO Play Time on select Saturdays!  LEGO Play Time is a free drop-in program for ages 5 and older. Stop by the Children's Room from 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM on September 22, October 6, November 10, and December 1 for crafts, ...

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Susan G. Komen North Jersey to Present Free Women’s Wellness Expo in Wayne, NJ in Partnership with Passaic County Department of Health & Board of Chosen Freeholders All are welcome at this “women-focused” event with activities for the whole family! The mission of October’s perennial ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, Jr. invites all Essex County senior citizens to attend the 13th Annual Essex County Senior Wellness Day, to be held for free as follows:  Date:               Tuesday, September 18, 2018 Time:              10 a.m. to 2 ...

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4th Wall Theatre, a non-union NJ theatre company, will hold open auditions for all roles in the special holiday kickoff production of its 2018-19 season, SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM, music, and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and conceived by James Lapine. 4th Wall’s production will be directed by Kate Swan ...

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Reminder: The Market has moved! Visit us in our NEW downtown location in Muni Lot 9 (537 Franklin Avenue). Parking is available in Lot 7 and Lot 9 (enter behind Bella Luce). This week's Market Walk & Talk will take a special route and stop by the stunning Mountsier-Hardie Garden. RSVP ...

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On Saturday, September 15th, the New Jersey Children's Alliance, a statewide nonprofit dedicated to improving access to quality, comprehensive services to victims of child abuse, will host their 5th Annual Heroes for Children 5K and Family Fun Run/Walk at the Clipper Pavilion in the Turtleback Zoo ...

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NUTLEY, NJ – The Nutley Family Service Bureau will present “The Garden Party” on Sunday, September 23, 2018 from 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. at The Mountsier-Hardie Garden.  The party promises to be an event to remember, featuring:  food from many top local restaurants, wine tasting, and an eclectic mix of ...

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Montclair Native Son to Perform French Piano Masterpieces  at Temple Sholom of West Essex in October September, 2018-- Pianist Evan Mitchell will present a piano concert entitled “En Blanc et Noir” celebrating French composers on Sunday, October 14 at 2pm at Temple Sholom of West Essex, 760 ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ — Montclair resident and Essex County Freeholder President Brendan W. Gill will be the Guest of Honor at the Annual Halfway to Saint Patrick’s Day Reception sponsored by Newark’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee, Inc. “Brendan has been a strong proponent for all things Irish in ...

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On Saturday, September 15, the YMCA of Montclair is holding Glow After Dark Family Edition, a healthy way for kids ages 6+ and their families to get their glow on. From 7:30-10pm, at the Y’s Park Street Branch (25 Park Street in Montclair) families can glow in the dark while doing their best ...

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ST. BONAVENTURE, NY -- St. Bonaventure University’s Board of Trustees voted Friday to rescind an honorary degree awarded to former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, former archbishop emeritus of Washington. McCarrick was also Bishop of the Metuchen Diocese and Archbishop of the Newark Diocese. In an ...

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Start cleaning out your attic, garage, and closets, and join us at the 3rd Annual Glen Ridge Town-Wide Yard Sale! This year's sale is Saturday, September 29 from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm. The event will be held rain or shine.  Sales can be held at your Glen Ridge residence or at the Hillside Commuter ...

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The Nutley Family Service Bureau will present “The Garden Party” on Sunday, September 23, 2018 from 4:30-7:30 p.m. at The Mountsier-Hardie Garden.  The party promises to be an event to remember, featuring:  food from top local restaurants, wine tasting, and an eclectic mix of jazz, classical, and ...

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NJ 11th for Change presents a conversation about this critical issue with journalist and MSNBC analyst Jonathan Alter, Professor Tara George, Head of the Journalism and Television/Digital Media programs at Montclair State U., and Joel Simon, Executive Director of the Committee to Protect ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Creativity Caravan, located at 28 South Fullerton Avenue, will host a reception for the public to meet the artist on Saturday September 8 from 6 - 9 PM. It is a free event; light refreshments will be served.  The Creativity Caravan is pleased to offer a new exhibition of ...

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We remain steadfast in our belief that all students can achieve at a high level and maximize their individual potential. To become a model school district, one that excels in every category, we must dedicate ourselves to educating the whole child. Verona High School is ranked as one of the Top NJ ...

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WANTAGE, N.J. — Horsemen and those without horses are invited to the Lusscroft Farm Labor Day Horse Camping Trail ride. Arrive any time after noon on Friday, Aug 31 and stay through Sept. 3. There are 15 stalls available. The Lusscroft trail system has some new, well-marked trails. Other ...

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WE ARE OPEN! Reminder: The Market has moved! Visit us in our NEW downtown location in Muni Lot 9 (537 Franklin Avenue). Parking is available in Lot 7 and Lot 9 (enter behind Bella Luce). How's your Labor Day menu shaping up? Stop by this Sunday's Market for lots of great local ...

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The NJ FMBA is pleased to announce that for the second year in a row we will be honoring veterans of the Vietnam War. We have planned a ceremony that will be held on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 during our annual convention. We are inviting all NJ FMBA members and their family members to join ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - West Orange, NJ - Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced the re-opening of the Leopard Exhibit at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo on Monday, August 27th. The comprehensive modernization and expansion were part of the County Executive's initiative to provide the ...

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Behavioral health issues are a serious problem among college students. What can you do to help your child balance mental health and academics? It is easy to romanticize the college years as a time of independence, adventure and self-discovery. For many students, college is all of these things ...

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FLORHAM PARK, N.J-The New York Jets have announced a new partnership with Marvel Entertainment. The deal will include various Marvel themed features for fans at MetLife Stadium throughout the season. “We are excited to announce our new partnership with Marvel Entertainment,” said Jets ...

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How have Issues like Trade, Security and U.S. Role in the World shaped the position of both parties and that of the public opinion at large on the eve of the November 6 Elections? Starts: 2018-10-18Ends: 2018-10-18Address: 185 Bellevue Ave.Venue: Montclair Public Library - Bellevue BranchCity: ...

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Reminder: The Market has moved! Visit us in our NEW downtown location in Muni Lot 9 (537 Franklin Avenue). Parking is available in Lot 7 and Lot 9 (enter behind Bella Luce). Now's the time for you big tomato growers to have your moment in our Biggest Tomato Contest. Bring your XL tomatoes to the ...

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Color Red Examined in Interdisciplinary Exhibition September 4 – October 20, 2018 Opening Reception: Thursday, September 13 (5:00-9:00pm) Guided Tour with the curators: Saturday, October 20 at 1:00pm               The Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University presents “Seeing Red.” The ...

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After the emperor Justinian closed the academy in Athens for its ties to paganism, a number of intellectuals transferred their activity to the court of Persia which by the 7th Century had become an Arab court. The next three centuries saw a renaissance in Arabic scientific and philosophical thought ...

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CLINTON, NJ— The River Town Film Festival is launching their annual event on Friday, September 7, 2018 at the historic Red Mill Museum Village located in downtown Clinton, New Jersey. Film screenings from emerging filmmakers from around the globe will take place all weekend long, plus this ...

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BRIDGEHAMPTON, N.Y. — The Hampton Classic Horse Show, which returns to its world-class 65-acre showgrounds in Bridgehampton, N.Y, Aug. 26-Sept. 2, will host its eighth annual Adoption & Animal Welfare Day and 13th annual Long Island Horse Show Series for Riders with Disabilities (LIHSSRD) ...

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Essex County, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. and the Essex County Schools of Technology District jointly announced on Wednesday, August 15th that the school district will be following Essex County’s lead and will be closing its accounts with Wells Fargo. The County Executive ...

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ALBANY, NY – Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo on Monday signed anti-hazing legislation to help keep students safe as they go back to school. The new law prohibits certain physical contact or requiring physical activity in any organization's initiating ceremony to prevent the deaths or serious injuries of ...

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