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Fri, September 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 09/28/2018 7:00pm 09/29/2018 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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Fri, September 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 09/28/2018 7:00pm 09/29/2018 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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Sat, September 29, 8:00 AM

The Baird Community Center, South Orange

South Orange Community Celebration to Name Baird ...

Giving Back Other Sports

Add to My Calendar 09/29/2018 8:00am 09/29/2018 8:00pm America/New_York South Orange Community Celebration to Name Baird Center Tennis Courts

SOUTH ORANGE COMMUNITY CELEBRATION

Tennis courts at The Baird Center to be named — “Kenny Graham Courts”

Saturday, September 29, 2018 - Scheduled Events from 8 AM - 8 PM

Rain Date Sunday, September 30, 2018

“Soliciting a smile and a hello, for decades till his death in 2017, Kenny Graham could be found on the courts at the Baird teaching tennis, but also ...

5 Mead Street South Orange, NJ 07079
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Sat, September 29, 9:00 AM

South Mountain Reservation by dog park, South Orange

A Home for All 5k Run/Walk

Giving Back Health & Wellness Other Sports

Add to My Calendar 09/29/2018 9:00am 09/29/2018 11:00am America/New_York A Home for All 5k Run/Walk

Join us for IHN's second annual A Home for all 5K Run/Walk. Bring your friends, family, and dogs, to run/walk for a cause! Your support of IHN will enable homeless families in Essex County to find shelter and housing stability. Please register at https://ihnessexnj.org/a-home-for-all-5k-runwalk/

Crest Drive South Orange, NJ 07079
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Sat, September 29, 12:00 PM

The Woodland, Maplewood

¡Hola Fest! NJ

Arts & Entertainment Food & Drink

Add to My Calendar 09/29/2018 12:00pm 09/29/2018 6:00pm America/New_York ¡Hola Fest! NJ

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 Maplewood Office of Cultural Affairs and Cross Cultural Works, the organizers of Diwali ...

60 Woodland Rd. Maplewood, NJ 07040
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Sat, September 29, 9:00 PM

Par440 Restaurant & Bar, Short Hills

"Family Reunion" Featuring Michael & Anthony ...

Arts & Entertainment Food & Drink

Add to My Calendar 09/29/2018 9:00pm 09/30/2018 12:00am America/New_York "Family Reunion" Featuring Michael & Anthony Priore

Michael & Anthony Priore are coming back with Family Reunion after 47 years to play their Motown Music from the 1960's & 1970's. Come and dance to the music like

What's Going on by Marvin Gaye
You Really Got a Hold On Me by Smokey Robinson & Miracles
Aint Too Proud to beg by The Temptations
Stop in the name of Love by The Supremes​​​​​​​
Please Mr Postman by ...

440 Parsonage Hill Rd. Short Hills, NJ 07078-1161
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Wed, October 3, 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 10/03/2018 7:00pm 10/04/2018 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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Warm and Fuzzy

Thanksgiving is a little over a week away and if you are anything like us you may be stressing over what to wear on the big day. Whether you are cooking for your whole family, friends or letting someone else do all the work we have just what you need to help you look and feel warm and fuzzy.

Men you would look swagger in one of our retro cashmere sweaters and ladies we have new flannel ...

A year later...

This week is a big one at Sadie's. Sunday November 4th we will be celebrating our one year anniversary and what a fun year it has been. We have worked with many amazing local charities hosting various events from fashion shows to bake sales, hired sales associates from Seton Hall and in the summer Columbia High graduates. This amazing community has made our first year a huge success, and ...

AtlantiCast

AtlantiCast: Episode 22

On this week’s AtlantiCast, learn how Atlantic Health System is accelerating the pace of medical breakthroughs in the fight against cancer, AHS and the New York Jets make a crucial catch, meet New Jersey’s only cardiac “Shock Team,” find out some key warning signs to know if you have Thyroid Cancer and much more!

 

Post-Election Statement from Ileana A. Castillo, Independent Candidate for Maplewood Township Committee

November 14, 2018

Hello Maplewood, 

First of all, I want to extend a big Thank you to all the 1,175 voters who trusted me and put their faith in my candidacy. I will always be forever grateful that you believed in me and I wish I could hug and thank you all in person. 

As you know, I lost the election but I don’t consider this to be a failure. I see this as a wonderful experience where ...

Thank You from Board of Education Candidate Bruno Navarro

When I sat in the hallway outside the Essex County Clerk’s Office in July, trying to think of a three-word slogan for my Board of Education run, the words “Transparency, Accountability, Dignity” quickly came to mind.

Over the course of the next few months, I sat in living rooms, coffee shops and schoolyards across South Orange and Maplewood — and even a ...

Maplewood Police Blotter - Teenager Arrested, Charged with Theft

November 12, 2018

October 29, 2018; Motor Vehicle Theft; During the early morning hours a van was stolen from a residence on VanNess Ter.

October 30, 2018; Theft; At approximately 9:45 PM a male walking on Academy St was approached by an unknown male who stole his backpack. Officers responded to the area and were able to locate the male and backpack. The male, identified as 18 year old ...

South Orange Police Blotter: Arrest Made in Car Burglaries; Attempted Burglary on Foster Court

South Orange Police Blotter as of Nov. 9

Warrant Arrest - Masiah Bynum, a 20 year old South Orange resident was arrested on Wednesday, Nov. 7, at approximately 1:30 p.m. for two outstanding arrest warrants out of Pemberton Township. Detectives, who were familiar with Bynum and previously aware of the active warrants observed him walking along Irvington Avenue. Detectives ...

Thursday's Snowstorm in SOMA Causes Cancellations, Closures, Gridlock, Impassable Streets, Major School Bus Delays

November 15, 2018

SOUTH ORANGE AND MAPLEWOOD, NJ - A snowstorm on Thursday caused cancellations, closures, major traffic problems, and impassable streets that prevented school buses from completing their routes.

Here are the latest updates:

From Maplewood Police at 4:20 p.m.:

All Jitney routes are cancelled due to emergency weather (snow) conditions.
Roads are currently unsafe for travel.

From ...

Power Out in South Orange, Mostly Restored by Tuesday Night

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - More than 1,500 households in South Orange were without power at about 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, according to the PSE&G power outage map, which also showed that power restoration was estimated for between 6:15 p.m. and 9:45 p.m. that night. The number of households without power was estimated at about 22% of PSE&G customers in South Orange.

As of about 11 p.m. on ...

Vote for Maini and Farfan for SOMSD Board of Education

November 5, 2018

Dear Editor,

I am writing to endorse Annemarie Maini and Javier Farfan for the South Orange-Maplewood Board of Education.

For the past 10 months, I have had the pleasure of serving on the Board with Annemarie Maini, and in the last few months have had the opportunity to get to know Javier Farfan. I wholeheartedly and without reservation support both for seats on the SOMSD Board of ...

Vote for Maini and Farfan for SOMSD Board of Education

Dear Neighbors,

Three years ago, I endorsed Annemarie Maini for the Board of Education because—having worked with her for several years on Presidents’ Council—I knew that she was, even among a group of other smart, deeply committed, and engaged parent volunteers, unique: the one who always went the extra mile.

Annemarie proactively reached out to others to ...

Atlantic View

Morristown Medical Center Becomes First Hospital to Implement BEACON Advanced Energy Laser System

Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center has become the first hospital to implement the BEACON Advanced Energy Laser System, a unique tissue-sparing, CO2 laser-driven system which enables physicians to conduct complex surgeries in space-restricted areas of the body with greater accuracy and precision than ever before.

While flexible fiber-based CO2 surgery has long ...

West Orange Students Being Evacuated from Stranded School Buses, Moved to Safe Locations

November 15, 2018

WEST ORANGE, NJ — After being stranded on school buses for nearly five hours in a powerful snowstorm, students are reportedly being moved to safe locations, the West Orange mayor wrote in a Facebook post around 9 p.m. Thursday.

“The township is currently moving all children off stranded school buses and to safe locations. Police/Fire personnel are getting to stranded buses however ...

More Than $160,000 Raised at RWJBarnabas Running with the Devils 5K

WEST ORANGE, NJ — More than $160,000 was raised at RWJBarnabas Health’s (RWJBH) second annual Running with the Devils 5K Run and Walk in support of RWJBH and the New Jersey Devils’ collective effort to build stronger communities by promoting healthy, active lifestyles and world-class healthcare.

Proceeds from the race, held at Essex County’s ...

Woman Dies After Vehicle is Hit by NJ Transit Train in New Providence

November 15, 2018

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - A vehicle traveling on Union Avenue was struck by the NJ Transit Gladstone Line train at the intersection of Union and Rose avenues in New Providence on Thursday evening around 6 p.m. after leaving the Murray Hill Station.

The female driver was brought to Morristown Memorial Hospital, where she was pronounced dead, according to reports by NJTPD.  The identity of ...

Missing Mountain Lakes Teen Has Been Found

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Law enforcement officials have stated that Thomas Kolding, the missing 15-year-old teenager from Mountain Lakes, has been found. According to police, he is safe.

Kolding has been missing since October 30. Law enforcement confirmed that he traveled by train from Denville to Newark – Broad Street Station. From there, he traveled by train from Broad ...

Winter Storm November 15, 2018

November 15, 2018

The Township of South Orange Village Office of Emergency Management is monitoring the Winter Storm and the forecast this evening indicates more snow and icier conditions than previously foretasted.

Unfortunately, this storm hit us much harder and faster than any one had predicted and what has made things worse it was during school pick up and the commute home. If you are able to stay off the ...

Woolley Fuel Commemorates 10 Years of Biodiesel Service

Woolley Fuel celebrates its 10th year as a distribution location providing high quality biodiesel to consumers across New Jersey.

Woolley Fuel was started in 1924 by two brothers Herbert and Norman W. Woolley Sr. Their desire was to start a coal company similar to their father’s and found potential in Maplewood, New Jersey. The brothers built an energy company that is now approaching its ...

Atlantic Health System Chosen by PinnacleCare to Provide Executive Health Services to Visiting Chinese Clients

For many individuals around the world, accessing high-quality medical expertise and state-of-the-art facilities means having to travel from their home country. For these “medical tourists,” the challenge of finding the right care quickly—before a visa or permit expires—can be difficult.

PinnacleCare, the premier national health advisory firm based in Baltimore, ...