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Sun, February 25, 10:00 AM

Camp Riverbend, Warren

Camp Riverbend "Wacky Winter Olympics" Open House

Education Other

Add to My Calendar 02/25/2018 10:00am 02/25/2018 12:00pm America/New_York Camp Riverbend "Wacky Winter Olympics" Open House

Choosing a camp for this summer?

Come sample Camp Riverbend's awesome summer activities at our "Wacky Winter Olympics" Open House this Sunday February 25, 10 am – 12 noon. We will have lots of fun indoor Riverbend activities, including games, crafts and cooking for kids and parents, run by our amazing counselors. Take a tour of the camp site with our directors. Free! ...

116 Hillcrest Rd. Warren, NJ 07059
Blake, Goedecke & Vivas: Family Ethical Education Program

Sun, February 25, 11:00 AM

Maplewood

Blake, Goedecke & Vivas: Family Ethical Education ...

Education

Add to My Calendar 02/25/2018 11:00am 02/25/2018 12:00pm America/New_York Blake, Goedecke & Vivas: Family Ethical Education Program

Please join the Educational Initiative as noted author, Buddhist monk and career martial arts teacher and 8th degree black belt, Christopher J. Goedecke (Buddhist Hayashi Tomio), explores the topic, ‘How Do I Fit In?’ Having lived an alternative lifestyle as a martial sensei and Buddhist monk, Goedecke will share his own life experiences aging in a fast-paced society, discovering the ...

516 Prospect St. Maplewood, NJ 07040
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Sun, February 25, 2:00 PM

Maplewood Middle School Auditorium, Maplewood

Maplewood Middle School Presents Rogers & ...

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 02/25/2018 2:00pm 02/25/2018 4:30pm America/New_York Maplewood Middle School Presents Rogers & Hammerstein's Cinderella

Maplewood Middle School Presents Rogers & Hammerstein's Cinderella

7 Burnet Street

Friday, February 23rd - 7:30 PM

Saturday, February 24th - 7:30 PM

Sunday, February 25th - 2:00 PM

7 Burnet Street Maplewood, NJ
Auditions for The Strollers': A Midsummer Night's Dream

Sun, February 25, 6:00 PM

The Burgdorff Center for the Performings Arts, Maplewood

Auditions for The Strollers': A Midsummer Night's ...

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 02/25/2018 6:00pm 02/25/2018 9:00pm America/New_York Auditions for The Strollers': A Midsummer Night's Dream

AUDITIONS:

Sun. Feb. 25th ,6:00 – 9:00 pm

Wed. Feb. 28th, 7:00 – 9:00 pm

Sun. March 4th, 5:00 – 9:00 pm

Performance Dates:

Fri & Sat, May 4 & 5 at 8:00 pm and Sun, May 6 at 2:00 pm

Fri & Sat, May 11 & 12 at 8:00 pm and Sun, May 13 at 2:00 pm

Fri & Sat, May 18 & 19 at 8:00 pm

Fran Shultz, Director ...

10 Durand Road Maplewood, NJ 07040
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Tue, February 27, 7:00 PM

St. James's Gate, Maplewood

Tullamore Dew Whiskey Dinner at St. James's Gate ...

Arts & Entertainment Food & Drink

Add to My Calendar 02/27/2018 7:00pm 02/27/2018 10:00pm America/New_York Tullamore Dew Whiskey Dinner at St. James's Gate in Maplewood

Join Tullamore Dew and St. James's Gate for a 5 course whiskey dinner on Tuesday, Feb. 27, at 7 p.m.

5 courses with 5 whiskies.

The menu is as follows:

Sea Urchin 2 ways
Scallop crudo in shell
Whiskey injected oysters
Squid ink gnocchi, head on prawn and kobe beef
Whiskey creme Anglaise filled chocolate dipped ricotta doughnut

Call 973-378-2222 to reserve your spot.

Maplewood, NJ
The Purposes and Rhythms of Jewish Living

Wed, February 28, 12:00 PM

Temple Sharey Tefilo-Israel, South Orange

The Purposes and Rhythms of Jewish Living

Education Religions And Spirituality

Add to My Calendar 02/28/2018 12:00pm 03/01/2018 12:00pm America/New_York The Purposes and Rhythms of Jewish Living

Temple Sharey Tefilo-Israel in South Orange to Host and Teach Melton Jewish Adult Education Series, Starting October 18

Temple Sharey Tefilo-Israel (TSTI), the Reform synagogue in South Orange. The program, will host The Purposes and Rhythms of Jewish Living, a two-pronged course from the Florence Melton Adult Education series, starting on Oct. 18.It will be taught by Rabbi Daniel Cohen and ...

432 Scotland Road South Orange, NJ 07079
Maplewood Chamber of Commerce February Business Networking Event

Wed, February 28, 7:00 PM

BCB Community Bank Maplewood, Maplewood

Maplewood Chamber of Commerce February Business ...

Business & Finance Education

Add to My Calendar 02/28/2018 7:00pm 02/28/2018 9:00pm America/New_York Maplewood Chamber of Commerce February Business Networking Event

Social Media for Your Business Q&A

Small businesses can find it challenging to make Social Media a part of their success plan. They struggle with how to develop content, where to create a presence, and more.

At 7:00p.m. on Wednesday, February 28, the Maplewood Chamber of Commerce presents Social Media expert Indira Singh for a Q&A about how to create or revamp or your Social Media ...

156 Maplewood Avenue Maplewood, NJ 07040
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Wed, February 28, 7:00 PM

Par 440 Restaurant & Lounge, Short Hills

The Extra Rich In Class Dinner Show with E.R.I.C.

Arts & Entertainment Food & Drink

Add to My Calendar 02/28/2018 7:00pm 03/01/2018 7:00pm America/New_York The Extra Rich In Class Dinner Show with E.R.I.C.

The Extra Rich In Class Dinner Show with E.R.I.C.moves to Par440 Restaurant & Lounge

Influenced by: Alexander O' Neal, Luther Vandross, Barry White, Marvin Gaye, Gerald Lever

E.R.I.C. is one of today's most versatile singer/songwriters in live entertainment. His dedication and commitment to good music are as equally dynamic as his voice. E.R.I.C.’s many active projects ...

440 Parsonage Hill Rd. Short Hills, NJ 07078
Lenten Friday Fish Fry Dinners

Fri, March 2, 12:00 PM

St. Andrew & Holy Communion Parish Hall, South Orange

Lenten Friday Fish Fry Dinners

Food & Drink

Add to My Calendar 03/02/2018 12:00pm America/New_York Lenten Friday Fish Fry Dinners

Fish dinners on Lenten Fridays! February 16 - March 23. Baked & Fried Fish. $15 for Adults and $8 for Children. Serving from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm on Fridays. (Orders to go are available.) Dinner includes 2 sides: Macaroni & Cheese, French Fries, Potato Salad, Seasonal Vegetables, Collard Greens, and Cole Slaw. Beverages and desserts are available for $1.00. Orders may be emailed to ...

160 West South Orange Avenue South Orange, NJ 07079
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Fri, March 2, 7:00 PM

Par 440 Restaurant & Lounge, Short Hills

The Extra Rich In Class Dinner Show with E.R.I.C.

Arts & Entertainment Food & Drink

Add to My Calendar 03/02/2018 7:00pm 03/03/2018 7:00pm America/New_York The Extra Rich In Class Dinner Show with E.R.I.C.

A Night of R&B/Soul / Retro-Soul / Urban Adult Contemporary Music

Influenced by: Alexander O' Neal, Luther Vandross, Barry White, Marvin Gaye, Gerald Levert

E.R.I.C. is one of today's most versatile talents in live entertainment. His dedication and commitment to good music are as equally dynamic as his voice. E.R.I.C.'s many active projects reflect his wide range of ...

440 Parsonage Hill Rd. Short Hills, NJ 07078-1161
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Fri, March 2, 7:00 PM

Par 440 Restaurant & Lounge, Short Hills

The Extra Rich In Class Dinner Show with E.R.I.C.

Arts & Entertainment Food & Drink

Add to My Calendar 03/02/2018 7:00pm 03/03/2018 7:00pm America/New_York The Extra Rich In Class Dinner Show with E.R.I.C.

The Extra Rich In Class Dinner Show with E.R.I.C.moves to Par440 Restaurant & Lounge

Influenced by: Alexander O' Neal, Luther Vandross, Barry White, Marvin Gaye, Gerald Lever

E.R.I.C. is one of today's most versatile singer/songwriters in live entertainment. His dedication and commitment to good music are as equally dynamic as his voice. E.R.I.C.’s many active projects ...

440 Parsonage Hill Rd. Short Hills, NJ 07078

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A Tale of Two Very Different Town Administrator Searches

Both Maplewood and South Orange are looking for new town administrators at the same time, a rare occurrence.

And their approaches couldn’t be any more different.

Maplewood, whose long-time administrator Joseph Manning is retiring May 31, launched its search last month the old-fashioned way: hiring a recruiting firm and letting them do the heavy lifting (or more appropriately the ...

AtlantiCast

AtlantiCast: Episode 12

On this week’s episode of AtlantiCast, decade of excellence makes headlines, as Atlantic Health’s place on Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For List leads off the newest episode of AtlantiCast. Also on this week’s show, check out the newest “hybrid” operating room at Morristown Medical Center and find out how Atlantic Health is helping local ...

South Orange Police Blotter - 7 Burglaries Reported

February 24, 2018

South Orange Police Blotter as of Feb. 24

Burglary - A Brookside Rd. resident reported that sometime between 10:30 p.m., Monday, Feb. 19, and 9:30 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 20, actor(s) unknown entered her garage and stole a set of spare keys to her residence. The actor(s) also rummaged through her unlocked vehicle, which was parked in the garage at the time, but nothing appears to have ...

Maplewood Police Blotter - Two Teens Arrested for Theft from Auto

February 12 - Theft; A resident from Burroughs Way reported that sometime over the past day, a snow blower was stolen from an open garage.

February 17- Theft from Auto; At approximately 5:15 p.m., two males were observed going through vehicles on Hillcrest Rd.  Officers responded to the area and were able to locate two males fitting the description. The males, 18 year ...

Women's Club of Maplewood Donates $300K to Maplewood Library Foundation Capital Campaign

February 23, 2018

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - The Maplewood Library Foundation's Capital Campaign received $300,000 from the Women's Club of Maplewood on Thursday, the first major gift since the campaign began on Feb. 22, according to a release from the Maplewood Library.

The capital campaign is raising funds to renovate the main Maplewood Library "that will serve the community for generations to ...

Maplewood Chili Cookoff this Sunday Combines Food, Family Fun, and Fundraising for a Good Cause

Update on February 23: All Tasting Passes to the Maplewood Chili Cookoff are sold out. A few more spots are left to submit a chili, which can be done here.

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - There's a new annual tradition in SOMA: The Maplewood Chili Cookoff. Back at The Woodland for its second year on Sunday, Feb. 25, the cookoff has local residents sharing their best chili ...

26-Year-Old Woman Fatally Struck by a DeCamp Bus in Montclair Identified

February 25, 2018

NEWARK, NJ --- Law enforcement authorities are currently investigating the fatal death of a Montclair au pair that occurred on Saturday evening.

Maya Moar, a 26 year old au pair from Holon, Israel was working for a Montclair family when she may have been struck by the Decamp bus as she exited, according to a release issued by Acting Essex County Prosecutor Robert D. Laurino and Montclair ...

School Walkout Efforts Reach West Orange High School

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Hundreds of West Orange High School (WOHS) students participated in a peaceful walkout Wednesday afternoon in support of their fellow classmates in South Florida, where a gunman killed 17 people last week.

“They want to see change [in gun control],” said WOHS Principal Hayden Moore, who was present during the impromptu student-organized walkout.

Sky Zone on Rt. 22 in Springfield Opened Saturday

February 24, 2018

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Mayor Rich Huber and Township Committeeman Chris Capodice joined State Senator Tom Kean and Sky Zone officials to “cut the ribbon” for their official opening on Saturday, February 24. After officially signing in, guests were allowed free rein of the facility. Some of what the 35,000 square foot park includes wall to wall trampoline courts, a warped wall to ...

Dunkin Donuts Approved for Abandoned Checkers Location on Rt.22 in Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - Longtime Springfield residents Mr. and Mrs. Sailesh Patel of Hillside Avenue were approved for a drive through Dunkin Donuts at 30 Route 22 in Springfield. They are doing business as Soni Realty LLC. 

The site currently has an abandoned Checkers' restaurant on the property. Safety was a concern of Board members at the meeting Tuesday night. The meeting ...

Congregation Beth El to Host "Big Quiz Thing 2" Event on Saturday, March 3

February 25, 2018

CONGREGATION BETH EL TO HOST “BIG QUIZ THING 2” EVENT ON MARCH 3

On Saturday, March 3 at 8:30pm, Big Quiz Thing’s professional quizmaster, and Beth El member, Eric De Picciotto will host a night of trivia at Beth El. The evening will begin with cocktails and lite fare, followed by a live trivia competition.

Trivia experts of every level are welcome, including Beth El ...

Author Event - Liz Josefsberg at Millburn Library March 5

Author, spokesperson, and celebrity weight-loss coach Liz Josefsberg will be presenting her new best-seller Target 100: The World's Simplest Weight-Loss Program in 6 Easy Steps, at the Millburn Free Public Library on Monday, March 5, 2018, at 7:00pm in the auditorium.

In Target 100, celebrity weight-loss coach Liz Josefsberg shows you don’t have to be a slave ...

My Clutter is Taking Over! With Jamie Novak at the Millburn Library

The Millburn Free Public Library is pleased to welcome back Jamie Novak to the library to talk about your clutter on Thursday, March 22, 2018 at 7:00 pm in the auditorium.

If you can't open your drawers, if stuff topples out of closets, and you haven't seen the top of your kitchen table in a while then run, don't walk, to this de-cluttering comedy show! Welcome back to ...