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Roseland’s TeamLogic IT Hosts Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting

September 18, 2018

ROSELAND, NJ — Members of the North Essex Chamber of Commerce (NECC) recently hosted a celebratory ribbon cutting ceremony to commemorate the opening of TeamLogic IT, a full-service information technology management (ITM) operation now located in Roseland.

The franchise, which provides a full gamut of services such as Email management, networking services, backup and recovery, ...

Girls Soccer: Livingston Wins Third In a Row Over Formerly Undefeated West Essex

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — The Livingston girls soccer team tallied its third consecutive win on Monday with a superb 80-minute effort to defeat previously unbeaten West Essex, 2-1.

“It’s been a tough stretch,” said Livingston head coach Paul Raiz. “The first four games were not easy, but to come out 3-1 to start the year, we’re happy.”

The game’s ...

Field Hockey: West Essex Routs Mt. St. Dominic, 8-0

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - West Essex did all its scoring in the first half and went on to post an 8-0 rout of Mount St. Dominic in field hockey on Monday.

Ellie Decker finished with three goals and three assists and Ali Gann scored two goals for the Lady Knights (5-0), who outshot Mount St. Dominic, 20-0.

Cameron Kinsella and Emily Holleuffer each had one goal and two assists, Gianna Puorro ...

Roseland Police Department Promotes Two Lieutenants

September 13, 2018

ROSELAND, NJ — Sgt. Terry West and Sgt. Charles Ribaudo of the Roseland Police Department were officially promoted to the rank of lieutenant on Tuesday during a special swearing-in ceremony at the Roseland Borough Council meeting.

Members of the police department came out in force to support their colleagues as West and Ribaudo each took the oath of office, administered by ...

House Fire Displaces Roseland Family Wednesday Night

ROSELAND, NJ - A kitchen fire caused extensive damage to a Passaic Avenue home Wednesday evening.

According to Capt. Richard Costello of the Roseland Police Department, the fire, which was reported at 7:05 p.m., was brought under control within an hour. One Roseland police lieutenant on the scene sustained minor injuries, was treated at the hospital and released.

The residents of the ...

Roseland Police Investigate Fire on Passaic Avenue

ROSELAND, NJ — Roseland’s police and fire departments shut down Passaic Avenue in both directions from Eagle Rock Avenue to Harrison Avenue on Wednesday night in order to investigate a fire that occurred in the area, according to police.

The fire was reported to have occurred at 75 Passaic Avenue, and engines from Livingston and East Hanover assisted at the scene. No other ...

Girls Soccer: Livingston Wins Third In a Row Over Formerly Undefeated West Essex

September 17, 2018

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — The Livingston girls soccer team tallied its third consecutive win on Monday with a superb 80-minute effort to defeat previously unbeaten West Essex, 2-1.

“It’s been a tough stretch,” said Livingston head coach Paul Raiz. “The first four games were not easy, but to come out 3-1 to start the year, we’re happy.”

The game’s ...

Field Hockey: West Essex Routs Mt. St. Dominic, 8-0

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - West Essex did all its scoring in the first half and went on to post an 8-0 rout of Mount St. Dominic in field hockey on Monday.

Ellie Decker finished with three goals and three assists and Ali Gann scored two goals for the Lady Knights (5-0), who outshot Mount St. Dominic, 20-0.

Cameron Kinsella and Emily Holleuffer each had one goal and two assists, Gianna Puorro ...

Boys Soccer: West Essex Falls To Undefeated Montclair, 2-1

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — The West Essex boys soccer team had its first taste of defeat on Saturday after encountering an exceptional Montclair team, which maintained its undefeated status by taking down the Knights, 2-1.

“They are a good team and we made a few mistakes,” said West Essex head coach Rob Grosso. “They were a good team that was able to capitalize on our ...

Fairfield Honors 9/11 Victims in Ceremonies

September 13, 2018

FAIRFIELD, NJ - The Fairfield Township mayor and council, along with the Fairfield Township Police and Fire departments, remembered the events of 9/11 at a memorial service at the memorial garden on the front lawn of town hall on Tuesday.

Fairfield Township Mayor James Gasparini said, “On this day, our community comes together once again to remember all those who lost their lives on 9/11 ...

West Caldwell Votes to Prohibit Recreational Marijuana Growth and Sales

WEST CALDWELL, NJ — In a unanimous vote on Tuesday, the members of the West Caldwell Township Council approved an ordinance disallowing the growth and sale of recreational marijuana within the community.

According to the amended ordinance, the Township of West Caldwell has determined that "businesses selling recreational marijuana create special concerns for security, ...

Residents of Roseland's Everly Apartments Demand Rent Control

ROSELAND, NJ — A group of approximately 15 senior citizens pleaded during Tuesday’s caucus meeting with Mayor John Duthie and members of the borough council to protect them from steep rent increases at the Everly apartment complex and to establish rent controls that would be sustainable.

Many of the speakers indicated that they are long-term residents of the ...

Roseland Volunteers Recognized for Restoring Landmark, Honoring U.S. History

September 16, 2018

ROSELAND, NJ — Thomas O’Beirne of Roseland’s Thomas J O’Beirne & Co Inc was honored in two back-to-back presentations by Mayor John Duthie and the Roseland Borough Council last week for being instrumental in two projects over the last year: refurbishing a 505-foot long stone wall at the Roseland Public Library and organizing the safe arrival of a World War II ...

More Than 500 Participate in Fifth Annual Caroline Fund 5K in Caldwell

CALDWELL, NJ — After a week of overcast skies, the sun finally shone brightly on Saturday for the more than 500 runners and walkers who participated in the fifth annual Caroline Fund 5K Run/Walk for brain cancer research.

The participants gathered at the St. Aloysius Church in Caldwell for the event, which is held in memory of Caldwell resident Caroline Vandemark and to raise funds for ...

Summer Ends in North Caldwell with Run/Walk and Family Picnic

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — Following the first annual Run for North Caldwell 5K run/walk and color run hosted by the North Caldwell Recreation Foundation (NCRF) on Saturday morning, the borough celebrated its annual end-of-summer picnic at the community pool, and the cool and cloudy weather did not deter residents from taking their last summer swim.

Samantha O’Neill, North Caldwell ...

Roseland’s TeamLogic IT Hosts Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting

September 18, 2018

ROSELAND, NJ — Members of the North Essex Chamber of Commerce (NECC) recently hosted a celebratory ribbon cutting ceremony to commemorate the opening of TeamLogic IT, a full-service information technology management (ITM) operation now located in Roseland.

The franchise, which provides a full gamut of services such as Email management, networking services, backup and recovery, ...

CycleBar Livingston to Celebrate First Anniversary with Day-Long Event

LIVINGSTON, NJ - CycleBar Livingston will be celebrating its first anniversary on Saturday, Sept 22 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 277 Eisenhower Parkway.

CycleBar's riders, along with their family and friends, and anyone else interested in stopping by can partake in rides, games, giveaways, vendors and a backyard barbecue.

Participants are welcome to share an item to be ...

Caldwell's Real Solutions Tech Brings Added Value to IT Needs of Businesses

CALDWELL, NJ — Julian Meloni founded REAL Solutions Technologies, LLC of Caldwell in 2016 in response to multiple requests to bring "honesty, integrity and transparency" to the IT Marketplace.

According to Meloni, many growing businesses end up with having a haphazard implementation of their IT systems and networks by IT companies "that only care about their own ...

Essex County Fall Family Festival Slated for Sept. 29

September 14, 2018

ROSELAND, NJ - The Essex County Environmental Center’s 14th annual Fall Family Festival is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 29 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 621B Eagle Rock Ave. in Roseland.

Visitors to the Fall Family Festival can go on canoe trips on the Passaic River or nature walks in Essex County’s West Essex Park. There will be a petting zoo, gardening tips, a live beehive display, ...

Roseland Community Comes Together for 2018 Run for the Roses 5K Run/Walk

ROSELAND, NJ — More than 70 people lined up on Harrison Avenue in Roseland on Saturday morning to participate in the 36th annual Run for the Roses 5K that was majorly donated by the Roseland First Aid Squad.

Louis LaSalle, one of the founders of the race, said the race started as a promotion of good health and also a tribute to Roseland.

“It’s amazing to see how this ...

More Than 500 Participate in Fifth Annual Caroline Fund 5K in Caldwell

September 16, 2018

CALDWELL, NJ — After a week of overcast skies, the sun finally shone brightly on Saturday for the more than 500 runners and walkers who participated in the fifth annual Caroline Fund 5K Run/Walk for brain cancer research.

The participants gathered at the St. Aloysius Church in Caldwell for the event, which is held in memory of Caldwell resident Caroline Vandemark and to raise funds for ...

Fifth Annual Caroline Fund 5K Run/Walk to Support Brain Cancer Research

CALDWELL, NJ — The fifth annual Caroline Fund 5K Run/Walk for brain cancer research, which has attracted up to 800 participants in recent years, will be held on Sept. 15 in memory of Caldwell resident Caroline Vandemark and in effort to raise funds for the research being preformed by Vandemark's surgeons at Hackensack University Medical Center in her name.

The event is hosted by ...

Residents of Roseland's Everly Apartments Demand Rent Control

September 6, 2018

ROSELAND, NJ — A group of approximately 15 senior citizens pleaded during Tuesday’s caucus meeting with Mayor John Duthie and members of the borough council to protect them from steep rent increases at the Everly apartment complex and to establish rent controls that would be sustainable.

Many of the speakers indicated that they are long-term residents of the ...

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Next Two Weeks Free at Modern Music Academy

September 11, 2018

CALDWELL, NJ - Modern Music Academy (371 Bloomfield Ave., Caldwell) is offering free classes for the next two weeks, from now until Sept, 21.

The Modern Music Academy dance membership program is taught by experts, who are fun, incredibly experienced teachers, have their college degree in dance, and are great with kids! Our program is month to month and is one price for all ...

Free 1-Hour Systems Assessment at Real Solutions Technologies in Caldwell

CALDWELL, NJ  - Real Solutions Technologies ( 42 Thomas St., Caldwell) is offering a free one-hour network and systems assessment for your business to evaluate and discuss how we can help your business when it comes to your technology.

Get all the details by calling (973) 226-7325 or visiting realsolutionstech.com today.

 

 

Local Families Organize Food Allergy Heroes Walk

September 11, 2018

LIVINGSTON, NJ — After raising nearly $60,000 and attracting more than 350 participants in 2017, eight local families that are affected by food allergies hope to surpass both of these numbers when they host the second annual Northern New Jersey Food Allergy Heroes Walk at the Livingston Memorial Oval on Sept. 23 to benefit Food Allergy Research & Education ...

Upcoming Events

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Tue, September 18, 10:00 AM

Cedar Grove Park, Cedar Grove

Matarazzo Farms Farmers Market Every Tuesday in ...

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Tue, September 18, 10:15 AM

Fairfield Free Public Library, Fairfield

Book Babies

Arts & Entertainment Education

Wed, September 19, 10:00 AM

Cancer Center Resource Room, Belleville

Living Well with Parkinson’s Disease Support ...

Health & Wellness

Essex County to Host 13th Annual Senior Wellness Day

September 16, 2018

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, Jr. invites all Essex County senior citizens to attend the 13th Annual Essex County Senior Wellness Day, to be held for free as follows: 

Date:               Tuesday, September 18, ...

Obituaries

Mar 23, 1932 - Jun 2, 2018
Obituary - Donald J. Cooney, March 23, 1932 to June 2, 2018 Donald J. Cooney, 86, of North ...
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