At March 28 Town Council Meeting, South Orange Village President, Alex Torpey, declared May 5, 2013 “Susan G. Komen North Jersey Race for the Cure Day,” in South Orange, and urged all residents to come out and support the Race and the fight against breast cancer.

Jennifer Griola of West Orange, Executive Director of Susan G. Komen North Jersey, accepted the Official Proclamation on behalf of the organization. The 6th Annual Susan G. Komen North Jersey Race for the Cure, which will feature a 5K Chip/Timed Race, a 5k Walk, a 1.5 mile Fun Walk, a 50-yard Kids’ Dash (new this year!) and lots of fun activities for the whole family, will be held at the Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex in West Orange on May 5th. For more information, visit