Cedar Grove Schedules Early Garbage/Recycling Pick Up Due to Storm

March 20, 2018

CEDAR GROVE, NJ - Due to pending inclement weather, Cedar Grove is asking that residents place all garbage, recycling and bulk pick up scheduled for Wednesday at the curb by Tuesday night.  It will be picked up early Wednesday morning. 

Susan G. Komen's Annual Pink Tie Event Raises Funds, Awareness

CEDAR GROVE, NJ - Every two minutes, a woman is diagnosed with breast cancer. And every 13 minutes, a woman will lose her battle with the disease. These are mothers, sisters, wives, and friends. 

Susan G. Komen was one of them. After the Texas native passed away from breast cancer, her sister founded the Susan G. Komen Foundation and it blossomed into a ...

More Snow on the Way? Winter Storm Watch Issued for Verona/Cedar Grove

VERONA/CEDAR GROVE, NJ - With the official start of spring just days away, winter does not want to let go of its hold -- another Nor'easter is headed our way.  The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for the area predicting 5 to 11 inches of new accumulation.

The warning is in effect Tuesday evening through Wednesday evening according to the NWS.  ...

UPDATE: No Bed Bugs Found at Laning Avenue School

VERONA, NJ - No bed bugs were found at Laning Avenue School, according to a letter from school principal Howard Freund.  The district alerted parents on Friday that the school would undergo a thorough inspection after bed bugs were found at Verona High School on Wednesday.

According to the letter, "Verona Public Schools utilized the services of a specialized trained dog through ...

UPDATE: No More Bed Bugs at Verona High School

VERONA, NJ - A licensed pest management company has treated Verona High School, according to school administration, and the building is free and clear of any bed bugs.  

The school alerted students and parents on Wednesday to suspected bed bugs in the building.  According to a letter sent by VHS principal Josh Cogdill, the pest management company did find two areas in the school ...

Health Alert: Child with Measles Traveled to Newark Airport on March 12

TRENTON, NJ — If you were at Newark Liberty International Airport on Monday, March 12 between 12:45 and 9 p.m., you may have been exposed to measles and should contact your health care provider.

The N.J. Department of Health has issued a public health alert after a child with a confirmed case of measles — a highly contagious disease — arrived in Terminal B at Newark Liberty ...

Bed Bugs Suspected at Verona High School

VERONA, NJ - Verona High School sent an email to parents Wednesday about a suspected case of bed bugs in the school.

According to the letter, the maintenance staff will begin disinfecting all classrooms Wednesday afternoon.  The letter also provided parents with information on the symptoms of bed bug bites.

" ...bed bugs are small, flat, oval shaped insects who feed on blood ...

National Walkout Day at Verona High School

VERONA, NJ - Verona High School students exercised their right to free speech, by walking out of classes and school on Wednesday to show support for the victims of the Parkland shooting and others who have been the victims of gun violence and to call for stronger gun control.

Though the administration did not condone the walkout, it respected the students' right to participate and did ...

Why West Orange High School Students Might Be Experiencing Headaches

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Frequent complaints from many West Orange High School (WOHS) students and teachers about unusual tiredness, headaches and other symptoms prompted a student investigation into the source of these issues. With many indicators pointing to poor indoor air quality (IAQ), West Orange High School Fight For Green club members Pepper Powell, Edgar Jovel and Marlon Downer-Blake were ...

More Snow on the Way? Winter Weather Advisory in Place for Verona/Cedar Grove

VERONA/CEDAR GROVE, NJ - After dumping close to two feet of snow on Verona and Cedar Grove on Wednesday, Mother Nature is back at it with snow forecast for Monday night. 

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the area beginning 8 p.m. Monday through noon on Tuesday. A rain/snow mix is forecast to begin by 9 p.m. Monday, changing to all snow and continuing ...

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LEGO Drive Benefiting Kids with Cancer

March 16, 2018

A good friend of mine lost his son to cancer at age 10 a few years back. His name was Paul Jimenez aka "Paulie". Since his loss, the family has started a foundation called "Paulie Strong" to help raise awareness and donations for those in need. This March, they are holding a LEGO drive for children with cancer. 

All LEGO sets collected will be donated to the Pediatrics ...