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By GAIL BOTTONEMay 23, 2018
FAIRFIELD, NJ - Fairfield Farms is one of the last working farms in Essex County. Located on 177 Big Piece Road and owned by Sal and Joyce Francavilla, it is one of the oldest farms in Fairfield, dating back to when the town was still part of Caldwell Township.
The Francavilla family story began in Avellino, Italy, where Sal’s grandparents, Salvatore and Maria, owned a tomato processing ...
By NICK TEODOROMay 23, 2018
WEST CALDWELL, NJ — The James Caldwell softball team was stunned by an underdog Verona squad on Wednesday afternoon, when the Hillbillies produced a 2-1 victory to oust the third-seeded Chiefs from the North 2, Group 2 state tournament.
“[Verona pitcher Christina Colon] is a great pitcher, but I think our pitcher is a great pitcher too,” said Caldwell head coach Mike ...
By FLAVORS HOME MADE ICE CREAMMay 23, 2018
Fairfield, NJ - Flavors Homemade Ice Cream is offering a FREE soft serve ice cream (jr. cup or cone) when you spend $10 or more with coupon.
Flavors Homemade Is located at 653 Rt 46 West (1.98 mi) in Fairfield, New Jersey 07004 next to Jose Tejas.
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By LAURA LABMay 22, 2018
NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - The West Essex High School College Book Awards were presented to eight of the Class of 2019 during Monday's Board of Education meeting.
The College Book Awards are presented to outstanding high school juniors who exemplify "superior academic performances in addition to presenting leadership outside of the classroom, personal strength and ...
RWJBarnabas Marketing and Communications Leader Named Association of American Medical Colleges Group Chair
By TAPINTO LIVINGSTON STAFFMay 22, 2018
LIVINGSTON, NJ — Michael Knecht, FACHE, Senior Vice President of Strategic Marketing and Communications, RWJBarnabas Health, was recently appointed chair of the Group on Institutional Advancement (GIA) of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), the only national professional development group devoted exclusively to the role of institutional advancement in academic ...
By TAPINTO WEST ESSEX STAFFMay 21, 2018
NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - Three pitchers combined on a four-hitter and the West Essex baseball team advanced with a 6-1 victory over Teaneck in the first round of the Section 1, Group 3 state tournament on Monday.
Ian McLaughlin pitched the first five innings for the victory, allowing two hits and no walks and striking out eight. He did not allow a walk. Anthony Vassallo and David Kolesar each ...
By NICK TEODOROMay 21, 2018
NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — The West Essex softball team’s run at a state title came to a crushing end as the Lady Knights’ season concluded with a 6-5 extra-inning loss to Montville on Monday.
“We’re real young, and this was a great experience for the younger kids,” said head coach Andrea Mondadori-Llauget. “We really wanted to get it done for the two ...