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March 12, 2022

The 69th Annual West Orange St. Patrick's Day Parade will be held on Sunday, March 13 at 12:15 p.m., beginning at the corners of Mt. Pleasant Avenue and Main Street. Back in 2020, the Parade Committee selected Mellen Dangler as the 2020 Grand Marshal. She will finally lead the parade tomorrow.

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PATERSON, NJ - Paterson McDonald’s Owner/Operator Angela Adderley used the occasion of the grand reopening of her 160 Market Street store to present a $10,000 donation to further the music education of a number of the district’s student musicians  The funding, presented to the Jazz House Kids ...

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LITTLE FALLS, N.J. - The Little Falls Senior Citizens Advisory Board will hold a Corned Beef and Cabbage luncheon to celebrate St. Patrick's Day on Wednesday, March 16 from 12 noon to 2pm. The luncheon will be held at the Little Falls Civic Center located at 19 Warren Street. Little Falls ...

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LITTLE FALLS, NJ - Adult Coloring program continues this and every Friday at the Little Falls Public Library. Drop in at the library every Friday from 11am-1pm. All materials will be supplied. No registration required.  The library is located at 8 Warren St, Little Falls, NJ 07424 Call ...

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LITTLE FALLS, NJ -  Join your friends in house on March 26 at 11am to learn how to be an archeologist! The project will include decorating and breaking miniature terracotta flower pots, and learning archeological terminology and methods on cataloging, measuring, and drawing artifacts The ...

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NEW JERSEY -- When the COVID spread across America in early March 2020, it wreaked havoc on the “St. Patrick’s Season” for both 2020 and 2021. Not only did the pandemic put the kibosh New York City’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade, the largest in the world on March 17, but it also led to the cancellation ...

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WOODLAND PARK, NJ - Early registration for Woodland Park Summer Camp, held at Zaccaria Park on Rifle Camp Road from June 27 to Aug. 12, has begun and runs until April 15. Save $25 per child by registering early. Regular registration will run from April 16 to June 15. All registration and payment ...

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LITTLE FALLS, NJ - The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 2nd from 6-7pm at the Little Falls Public Library. TAB is a group of teens committed to making the library a better place! They will meet and talk about teen/young adult service ideas, program ideas, and ...

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LITTLE FALLS, NJ - How to Reduce College Costs is a virtual program via Zoom  that will be held on Wednesday, March 2nd at 7pm. This workshop, brought to you by the myCollege Planning Team, introduces little-known financial strategies parents can use to reduce college costs, improve admissions ...

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LITTLE FALLS, NJ - Who’s Got Game? begins March 9th at the Little Falls Public Library from 11am-1pm Drop in to challenge an opponent on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month! The games that will be provided are chess, checkers, scrabble, and mahjong. No registration necessary. This ...

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WOODLAND PARK, NJ - Mayor Keith Kazmark and new Recreation Director Tom DeSiervo hosted a Town Hall meeting on Feb. 24 for residents. In addition to learning about DeSiervo’s background and qualifications, they learned about programming being planned for residents of all ages. DeSiervo comes to ...

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TOTOWA, N.J. - The Board of Recreation will run the annual Easter Bunny Breakfast on April 9 beginning at 9 a.m. The buffet-style breakfast will be held at the Barnyard Carriage House at 754 Totowa Road. Admission is $15 per child and $25 per adult. An outside Easter egg hunt and parade (weather ...

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TOTOWA, NJ - If you visit the Totowa Library mid-morning on a weekday, you might faintly hear the cheerful beat of a Bruno Mars hit or the familiar clang of the classic song, “That’s Amore” coming from the Eisenhower Community Room, punctuated by contagious laughter.  This is Karen Rigamonti’s ...

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LITTLE FALLS, NJ Fans of Girls’ Show can expect to see a show unlike many others this Friday—February 25—starting at 7:30pm. The overall theme for this year's show is "The Show Must Go On,” an appropriate theme since they had to take a brief hiatus last year due to Covid. But they back and ...

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HAWTHORNE, NJ - The Passaic County Arts Center at the John W. Rea House hosted an opening reception on February 17 for three local artists. “Tonight is an opening reception for our new artists who are joining the art center team,” said Kelly Ruffel, director of Passaic County Department of ...

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LITTLE FALLS, N.J. - The Little Falls Senior Citizens Advisory Board will hold a Corned Beef and Cabbage luncheon to celebrate St. Patrick's Day on Wednesday, March 16 from 12 noon to 2pm. The luncheon will be held at the Little Falls Civic Center located at 19 Warren Street. Little Falls ...

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TOTOWA, NJ - The Friends of the Totowa Library are hosting a bus trip to Wind Creek Casino & Hotel in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania on Thursday, March 24, 2022. Donation is $40.00, and you will receive $25.00 back in slot money. There is gambling, restaurants, and a shopping mall! It’s a win-win ...

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HAWTHORNE, NJ - The Passaic County Arts Center at the John W. Rea House hosted an opening reception on February 17 for three local artists. “Tonight is an opening reception for our new artists who are joining the art center team,” said Kelly Ruffel, director of Passaic County Department of ...

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LITTLE FALLS, NJ - Passaic Valley Regional High School’s theater arts students have earned the title Best Play for the Fall for their production of La Gringa. They were awarded this recognition at the 2022 Governor's Awards for Theatre Arts Competition. Congratulations to Pia Vanderstreet as the ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ — After 30 years on the job, one of Hoboken’s bravest thinks he’s ready for whatever “Survivor” will bring. When the popular CBS reality series returns for its 42nd season in a two-hour premiere on March 9, Mike Turner, a retired Hoboken battalion chief, will among the 18 new ...

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SOUTH AMBOY, NJ -- Registration for South Amboy's St. Patrick's Day Parade has opened, and interested organizations can now apply to be part of the event on Mar. 20. Registering for the parade through its official website, the application includes listing the interested individual's organization ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The essence of “An American in Paris” may be old-fashioned, red-blooded American optimism, but director Jeffrey B. Moss remembers it being in short supply when the COVID-19 pandemic hit and the national tour was halted in its tracks in Fort Pierce, Florida. It was March 15, ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — With sudden changes and isolation brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic—such as transitioning from a daily commute to New York City to now working remotely with two sons under the age of three—Livingston resident Jared Wohl sought ways to decompress amid the blurred lines between ...

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TOTOWA, N.J. - The Borough will hold the third annual Totowa, NJ Car Show on Sunday, April 24 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. It will be held at 515 Union Blvd. (the Wells Fargo parking lot). Registration is the day of the show from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. Cost is $30 day of the show. Pre-registration is $20 ...

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LITTLE FALLS, NJ - PV's Got Talent hits the stage this Friday, January 21 at 7pm in the Schneider Auditorium at 100 East Main Street, Little Falls. Hosted by Hatem Haddouche and Sophia Colacino, the evening will be filled with students showcasing their special talents in a variety of acts that ...

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NEWARK, NJ — The Newark Arts Board of Directors will be led a new executive director after it was announced that Felicia Swoope was appointed to the role.  Swoope, a former dancer and producer, has held a number of leadership positions in various arts organizations. She worked as a teaching ...

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NORTH HALEDON, NJ - Last week the Garden State Model Railroad Club wrapped up its annual Model Railroad Show, held in the lower levels of 575 High Mountain Road in North Haledon.  For those who missed out, the club members said that another showing is being considered for late March, when their ...

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Introducing the cast of our long awaited production of Michael McKeever’s “Clark Gable Slept Here,” directed by Helen Exel! Kristie McClain - Estelle the Maid Greg Northam - Jarod “Hilly” Hilliard John Fraissinet - Gage Holland Ann Grippo - Morgan Wright Joey Nasta - Travis Russ ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. had a dream, and so do a couple of dreamers here in New Jersey.  They dream of literacy and art, of bonding people together with words and images, and of helping children and adults read their way to freedom and beauty.  Tomorrow, they will tell the ...

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TOTOWA. NJ - Save the date! The Friends of the Totowa Library are having a first-time ever "Rummage Sale" on Saturday, April 23, 2022, from 9am-3-pm, rain or shine. Save your stuff! The library needs your unwanted items, and this is the perfect time to let them go. This event will be held in ...

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