Press Releases

September 21, 2018

P U B L I C   N O T I C E                                                             September 14, 2018                PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Maplewood Municipal Alliance will meet on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at the Maplewood Municipal Building, 574 Valley Street, Maplewood, New ...

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Club Z! Tutoring of Maplewood, NJ Opens for Business: Offering  Tutoring and Test Prep to Local Families Now through October 31, 2018 Club Z! Tutoring of Maplewood, NJ, proudly serving families in Maplewood, Livingston, Florham Park, South Orange, Milburn, and Short Hills is celebrating its ...

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Susan G. Komen North Jersey to Present Free Women’s Wellness Expo in Wayne, NJ in Partnership with the 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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The South Orange Chamber of Commerce invites all to their Networking Event Meet and Greet on Oct. 4, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. The event will be held at 1 South Restaurant, located at 1 South Orange Ave. in South Orange. Cost is $10 for members and $20 for non-members. RSVP to 973-204-5639

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TRENCHLESS WATER LINE REPLACEMENT/REPAIR Many people do not realize that they are responsible for the water line from the house to the city connection. Here at AAA-ABLE Plumbing we specialize in Trenchless water line replacement that will eliminate unwanted property damage when replacing your ...

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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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The Township of Maplewood, New Jersey is accepting applications for the position of Municipal Court Judge (Judge). The Judge oversees the municipal court and works with the Municipal Court Administrator to maintain a professional, efficient and effective court operation. The Judge has ...

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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 p.m. Place:             Essex ...

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The Millburn Free Public Library is pleased to have genealogist Jake Garfinkle presenting Genealogy 101 on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at 7:00pm. Have you ever wondered where you came from? Have you started to research your past but aren't quite sure what to do? If you are lucky, perhaps you ...

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On Sunday, November 4, Pastoralist Child Foundation is hosting the “Kenny Garrett Jazz Benefit Concert” at the South Orange Performing Arts Center in South Orange, New Jersey. GRAMMY-Award winning composer and saxophonist, Kenny Garrett, has endured a stellar musical career for 4 decades since ...

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The 9th Annual South Mountain International Blues Festival (SMIBF) was postponed for the first time in its history due to weather on Sunday, September 9, 2018. Although a rain date was not scheduled, the County of Essex and the NJBA immediately explored the option of another opportunity on ...

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The South Orange Department of Recreation is presenting a 19th century baseball game on Saturday, September 15, starting at noon on Cameron Field in South Orange. Part game, part show, part history lesson and all fun, the Flemington, NJ Neshanock team will play against local volunteers in ...

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This month, the Strollers are ready to put the “fun” back in fundraising! The Maplewood-based troupe has announced that this year’s fundraiser will consist of back to back Saturday evening events: a classic Bingo Night scheduled for Saturday, September 15, and a back-to-the-honky-tonk evening of ...

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From the Maplewood website: The Maplewood Department of Public Works is hosting a Bulk Drop-Off Day this Saturday, September 15th, from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Maplewood residents can bring bulk items for disposal to the Maplewood Recycling Center, located at 359 Boyden Ave. PLEASE NOTE: No ...

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From the South Orange website The Two Towns Triathlon for Kids took place on Saturday, September 8. Children ages 7 through 14 participated in a route that included a swim in the South Orange pool, a bike ride through Meadowland Park and the West Montrose neighborhood, and a run around the ...

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Swivel your hips to salsa music. Move to the beats of cumbia from Colombia, bachata from the Dominican Republic and samba from Brazil. It’s all part of Maplewood’s first Hispanic Heritage festival, a community event that will entertain the entire family.  Somos SOMA Latinos, working with the ...

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The grim statistics on childhood obesity — nearly one out of five school-age children in the U.S. is obese — obscure a hopeful reality: obesity is a preventable and curable disease. Let that be the take-home message of National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month. Community efforts can provide ...

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Jespy House, a nonprofit organization that enables adults with learning and developmental disabilities to achieve their full potential and lead independent lives, is proud to present the first annual Disabled American Performers Festival. This music festival, also know as D.A.P Fest, will be a day ...

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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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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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The National Council of Jewish Women, Essex County Section (NCJW/Essex) announces its 2018 Opening Event featuring the charming and witty best-selling author, Jennifer Weiner. Jennifer Weiner’s books have spent over five years on The New York Times bestseller list with over 11 million copies in ...

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Sea Turtle Recovery, STR, is excited to announce that four sea turtles are ready to return to the ocean at Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey, 7 a.m., Sept.5, 2018. STR is a nonprofit hospital located inside the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo and, since opening in December of 2016, they have ...

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With more than 30,000 young athletes screened since 2010, the Matthew J. Morahan III Health Assessment Center for Athletes (MJM) at RWJBarnabas Health will once again provide free cardiac and concussion baseline screenings to young athletes on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the ...

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Imagine strolling the streets of Maplewood and stopping at one porch, then another, and then another to enjoy music and entertainment all day long. That’s Porchfest! Porchfest is held exclusively in Maplewood's Hilton neighborhood. This section of town is still very affordable as compared to ...

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Join Sadie's after hours from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. for a first look at Niko Ineko's fall handbag line.  Niko Ineko has an accessible price point ($50-$130 retail) and is produced by the same factory that makes Herschel, EU Calvin Klein, and US Saks. Each season, the collection will embody a ...

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Are you a person with Medicare living with diabetes or know someone who is? Take control of your health through a free and fun six-week workshop series. Meet others going through similar experiences and learn about diabetes and its risks, preventing complications, healthy eating, exercise, ...

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Join Saint Barnabas Medical Center in opening its new rehabilitation center in Millburn with a ribbon cutting ceremony and networking event at 5 p.m. on Sept. 13, hosted by the Millburn/Short Hills Chamber of Commerce. Saint Barnabas Medical Center Rehabilitation is located at 120 Millburn ...

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The following is from the Township of South Orange website Sixteen Mayors along the Morris & Essex Line join South Orange Village President Sheena Collum and Maplewood Mayor Victor De Luca in asking the Governor, DOT, and NJ Transit to do better. In the two weeks following a statement ...

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Morristown Medical Center Nationally Rated in Cardiology & Heart Surgery and Gastroenterology & GI Surgery  Overlook Medical Center Highly Rated and Recognized for Neurology & Neurosurgery  Atlantic Health System announced that Morristown Medical Center was rated the number one ...

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Mark your calendar for good health Take advantage of a free opportunity to reduce your risk of some health problems. The South Orange Health Department will hold its 12th Annual Free Health Fair on Saturday, Sept. 8, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the South Orange Fire House, located at 56 Sloan ...

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