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Newark Police Step Up Enforcement During Pedestrian Safety Campaign

October 11, 2018

NEWARK, NJ - Newark police officers are in the midst of conducting a pedestrian safety initiative that uses a decoy to educate - and issue summonses - to people during a month-long Street Smart NJ campaign.

The campaign is for all of Essex County and coordinated by the North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority (NJTPA). The NJTPA teamed up with both local and county officials for the ...

Cedar Grove Police Blotter

October 8, 2018

October 1, 2018 – October 7, 2018

On October 1, 2018 at 08:23 a.m., Ptl. Raymond Cassella investigated a report of a theft of a purse from a vehicle parked in the Saint Catherine of Siena Church parking lot. The victim left her purse in the locked vehicle while walking her child to the school. Detectives investigating the incident were able to obtain video of the theft. As a result of ...

Superintendent Corner Column Why Your Vote on Full Day Kindergarten Is Important

October 13, 2018

"Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning.

But for children play is serious learning.

Play is really the work of childhood."

Mister Fred Rogers

On November 6, 2018, the Verona community will have an opportunity to cast an important vote that would increase funding to the Verona Public Schools to invest in full day kindergarten through a ...

Vulgar, Racist and Anti-Semitic Graffiti Spray-Painted onto Scotch Plains Fanwood High School

October 8, 2018

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Members of the local community are expressing their outrage over racist, anti-Semitic and vulgar graffiti that was spray-painted on the outside of Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School sometime before the weekend began. 

Pictures of the offensive messages spread rapidly over social media, and members of the Jewish community were quick to condemn the ...

CG Elks Fish Fry is Wednesday

October 15, 2018

The Cedar Grove Elks will hold its Bi-annual Fish Fry at the CG Elks lodge this Weds. 10/17 from 5 to 7:30 pm. It is being cooked once again by "tastefullybritish.com" a vendor used many times by the Elks for this successful fundraiser. Cost is $17 per dinner which includes Fish (or Chicken), Fries, Cole Slaw, homemade desserts, can of soda or water.  Eat in or Take Out.

‘The Color Purple’ flashes by with verve at Paper Mill

‘The Color Purple’ flashes by with verve at Paper Mill

By Liz Keill

MILLBURN, NJ – This Tony-award winning musical caught audiences up in its stunning story of African American life in the deep south over a 40 year period, from 1909 until 1949.

Based in the novel by Alice Walker and a screen adaptation several years ago, the story centers on Celie (Adrianna Hicks), who ...

‘Dead and Buried’ explores parent/child loss

‘Dead and Buried’ explores parent/child loss

By Liz Keill

SUMMIT, NJ – Nothing is as it seems and how much is really resolved remains a mystery in the drama “Dead and Buried” by James McLindon.

Three actors keep the play moving, with touches of humor and some emotional outbursts, despite the forlorn cemetery setting. Dreamcatcher Artistic Director Laura ...