Education

Brookdale Ave. School Fourth Graders Visit the Statehouse

TRENTON, NJ - Fourth Grade students from Brookdale Avenue School had a chance to visit the New Jersey Statehouse in Trenton on Monday.  

During their tour the students got the chance to visit the General Assembly Chamber and speak with their Assemblyman Jay Webber.

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Essex County Passes Resolution Proposed by Freeholder Toro of Bloomfield To Encourage Vendors To Hire Locally

December 14, 2017

NEWARK, NJ – During an Essex County Board of Chosen Freeholders Board meeting at Maplewood Town Hall  the Essex County Board of Chosen Freeholders passed a Resolution “Establishing The County Of Essex Aspirational Goal Initiative To Increase The Participation Of A Diverse And Qualified Essex County Workforce In County Projects.”

Amid new reports from the New York ...

Verona Police Blotter

December 5, 2017

November 1, 2017 – November 30, 2017

Stats

Dispatch Entries: 2268

Residential Alarms: 30

Business Alarms: 13

Rescue Squad Calls: 118

Fire Calls: 12

Summonses (moving violations): 144

Parking Summonses: 128

Arrests: 8

Fraud Reports: 7

Driving While Intoxicated: 0

11/2/2017 Officer William Frazee responded along with the Verona Rescue Squad to a report of a ...

Former Rutgers student pleads guilty to involvement cyber attack which crashed internet at university

December 13, 2017

TRENTON, NJ - A former Rutgers student pleaded guilty to his involvement in a series of cyber attacks against the Rutgers University computer network, which left the internet crippled for days at a time, US Department of Justice Officials announced on December 13.

Paras Jha, 21, of Fanwood, faces up to 10 years in prison and a fine of up to $250,000, US officials announced, after he pled ...

Reader More Offended by Comments Against President, than Cheeky Cow Logo

December 11, 2017

Compared to a cartoonish image of a cow with a big butt‎, I'm much more offended by Ms. Tingle's baseless smear of the President of the United States as a "sexual predator." I assume because she didn't name him and he's a public figure, it's OK to publish what otherwise would be considered libel. 

Ironically, although what Ms. Tingle wrote is likely ...

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Fri, December 15, 4:00 PM

Cedar Grove High School, Cedar Grove

Cedar Grove H.S. Project Graduation Clothing ...

Education Giving Back

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Fri, December 15, 4:30 PM

Morgan's Farm, Cedar Grove

Winter Wonderland at Morgan's Farm

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Fri, December 15, 5:00 PM

West Orange

Holiday Lights Spectacular

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Verona Menorah Lighting Ceremony

December 12, 2017

The Township of Verona and the Jewish Community invite you to join us for the Ceremonial Lighting of the Township Menorah on December 17 at 6:30 pm at Verona Town Hall, 600 Bloomfield Ave.

'An Act of God' takes a leap of faith at George Street

‘An Act of God’ takes leap of faith at George Street Playhouse

By Liz Keill

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – If anyone can portray God, it must be Kathleen Turner. Local theatre goers are fortunate indeed, to have the throaty, stage smart Turner in our midst.

Turner, of course, is not only an acclaimed actress, but a female God with plenty to say about the ups and downs of religion ...