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Sun, March 24, 2:00 PM

Green Hill Senior Living, West Orange

Free Screening of Gen Silent

Arts & Entertainment Education Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 03/24/2019 2:00pm 03/24/2019 4:00pm America/New_York Free Screening of Gen Silent

Free Screening of critically acclaimed film, Gen Silent with a discussion facilitated by Garden State Equality. The film explores the life, care and housing challenges of LGBT Seniors in America. Part of the Green Hill cultural competency program of the LGBT Senior Housing and Care program.

Sponsor Garden State Equality. Light refreshments.

All are welcome.

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103 Pleasant Valley Way West Orange, NJ 07052

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Chow Down for Charity: Jersey Mike’s will Donate 100% of Proceeds Wednesday

March 23, 2019

Whether it’s a Chipotle Cheese Steak (#43), Original Italian (#13) or any other one of your favorite Jersey Mike’s sandwiches, the shop will give 100% of proceeds from your order to a local charity of its choosing this Wednesday, March 27, during the company’s annual Day of Giving.

Each of the 78 Jersey Mike’s Subs shops in New Jersey is participating, partnering ...

AtlantiCast: Episode 25

On this week’s AtlantiCast, Fortune Magazine names Atlantic Health System a Best Place to Work, find the newest locations to access care through Atlantic Health, Morristown and Overlook medical centers earn national recognition for quality and the lowdown on whether or not fitness wearables are a fashion statement or a must-have for your next workout.


Maplewood Police Blotter - Thefts, Shoplifting Reported

March 15, 2019

March 9, 2019; Theft from Auto; At approximately 1:30 AM, a resident of Hillcrest Rd had their unsecured vehicle entered and gift cards stolen.

March 9, 2019; Package Theft; At approximately 3 PM a male was observed stealing a package off of the porch of a home on Brown St.  Officers located the subject near 44th St in possession of the stolen item.  The male ...

Maplewood Police Blotter - Vehicle Stolen on Sommer Avenue Recovered in Newark

February 28; Shoplifting; At approximately 9 PM, a male took several red bulls and energy drinks from the Walgreens and fled without paying for them.

February 28, 2019; Motor Vehicle Theft, At approximately 8:30 PM a vehicle left running on Sommer Ave was stolen.  The vehicle was later recovered in Newark.

March 3, 2019; Theft from Vehicle; During the overnight ...

South Orange resident wins medal at Special Olympics in Abu Dhabi

March 20, 2019

There's a local hero at the JESPY House.

Longtime JESPY client and South Orange resident Jane Ellyn Clark is a 2019 Special Olympics World Games medal winner.

Clark performed well locally and at the Special Olympics USA Games in Seattle, Wash., as a bowler in recent years.

But Clark recently won several medals during the Games in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, which were ...

Local Leaders Remember New Zealand Shooting Victims at Maplewood Vigil

MAPLEWOOD, NJ – They stood on the corner of Maplewood Avenue and Baker Street with candles on Monday night.

Their message was to stop hate.

About 50 people came out that evening for a vigil to honor those who were killed in the New Zealand massacre last Friday. Religious leaders, members of the governing bodies in Maplewood and South Orange, and New Jersey politicians ...

South Orange Man and West Orange Man Arrested for Illegal Dumping

March 23, 2019

Newark Public Safety Director Anthony F. Ambrose reports the arrest of Charles N. Ikejiaku, 54, of South Orange, and Brian D. Ellis, 34, of West Orange, in connection with an incident of Illegal Dumping today.


At approximately 1:15 p.m., members of the Illegal Dumping Task Force, observed two men discarding broken wood, ...

Newark Man Convicted of Vehicular Homicide

NEWARK, NJ – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, announced today that Garrett Carter, 52, of Newark was convicted by an Essex County jury of vehicular homicide in connection with the death of Steven Dawkins, 39, of Orange.


Following a trial before the Honorable Michael L. Ravin, Judge of the Superior Court, the jury convicted Carter of ...

Chipotle and Panera Headed for New Vermella Development in Union

March 15, 2019

UNION, NJ –Two restaurants, Chipotle Mexican Grill and Panera Bread, have signed leases at Vermella Union, the mixed-use development under construction on Morris Avenue, across from Kean University.

According to Russo Development, the restaurants make up a portion of the 35,000-square foot retail center scheduled to open in July 2019 to coincide with the first phase availability of 415 ...

Construction Worker Falls to His Death from 4th Floor at Construction Site in Union

UNION, NJ — A construction worker fell to his death on Tuesday morning while on the top of the fourth floor of a building being constructed on Bonnel Court in Union.

Police say they received 911 calls at about 10:45 a.m. from workers on site reporting that someone had fallen from the building at 968 Bonnel Court. Officers responding to the scene administered CPR to the ...

IRS offers free March 28 webinar: Understanding how to do a ‘Paycheck Checkup'

March 23, 2019

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service will provide a free online, web-based information session in two languages on Thursday, March 28, to help people understand how to do a ‘Paycheck Checkup.’

Doing a Paycheck Checkup means checking tax withholding using the IRS Withholding Calculator and making any necessary adjustments to avoid having too little or too much tax ...

Atlantic Health System’s Dr. Linda Gillam Recognized with Second Top Honor from American College of Cardiology

Dr. Gillam presented with Master of the ACC Award at ACC's 68th Annual Scientific Session; was recognized in 2018 as Gifted Educator of the Year

Morristown, NJ – The American College of Cardiology (ACC) has recognized Linda D. Gillam, MD, MPH, FACC, the Dorothy and Lloyd Huck Chair of Cardiovascular Medicine at Morristown Medical Center/Atlantic Health System, with the 2019 Master of ...

South Mountain YMCA’s Quest to Raise $182,500 Off To Strong Start

In just six weeks, the South Mountain YMCA raised nearly 72 percent of its 2019 goal of $182,500 in the Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges’ Treasure Quest, a campaign to make communities stronger, more inclusive, healthier, and safer. As a whole, the association and its seven branches raised $710,100 of a $1.14 million target for the year. 

“We know the real challenges our ...