Press Releases

January 14, 2019

Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, announced on Friday that the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office is seeking high school juniors to participate in the ECPO annual summer internship program. This five-week program is designed to teach high school students about careers in ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ -- Happy 2019! Yes, a new year is upon us and with it comes a fresh slate. Orchard School (360 Passaic Ave., West Caldwell) is ready for another year of everlasting memories and new friendships. During the winter season, snow play is a tradition. If this season eventually brings ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ — A new year is a perfect time to focus on making your goals a reality, especially those focused on your professional success. At County College of Morris (CCM), students are offered a range of options to obtain the education and training that lead to rewarding career paths. The ...

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ROSELAND, NJ — It's time once again for one of Roseland's favorite holiday traditions: the Friends of the Roseland Free Public Library's Annual Holiday Train Exhibit! Roseland's own Bill "Mr. Conductor" Cinque brings his intricate holiday train exhibit, filled with moving trains, working lights, ...

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As we inch closer to Christmas and begin to wrap up the 2018 Holiday Season, it gives us all a time to pause and be thankful for all the good that has come our way. December is a month full of celebrations from Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Christmas and New Years. It is a time to celebrate rebirth, a time ...

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A Note From the Borough of North Caldwell and the North Caldwell Police Department NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — Please be advised that the North Caldwell Police Department will conduct a DWI Checkpoint within the Borough between December 14, 2018 and December 21, 2018.  This program has been fully ...

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Essex County Turtle Back Zoo is recruiting volunteers for the 2019 Docent Class. Docents are volunteer educators who give educational talks, act as tour guides, and are stationed throughout the Zoo to provide information to visitors about the Zoo and its animal collection. This is a highly ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ - Naturally, when everyone thinks of November, the focus is on Thanksgiving – wonderful turkey dinners, time with family and friends, new and old traditions celebrated and handed down to future generations.  However, there is also another reason to be thankful for this time of ...

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On Friday, Nov. 16, as part of the Vision 2028 Leadership Summit, the New Jersey Council of County Colleges presented the Ronald D. Winthers Trustee Leadership Award to County College of Morris Trustee Joseph Weisberg, Ed.D. The award is named after long-time Rowan College at Burlington County ...

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The National Council of Jewish Women, Essex County Section (NCJW/Essex) honored Cathy Silverman of Roseland at a Crown Jewels Gala in recognition of her dedication and leadership during 18 years serving as Executive Director. The Crown Jewels Gala was held at the Crystal Plaza in Livingston, NJ, ...

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The New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners (NJAWBO) Annual Statewide Holiday Dinner and Expo will take place on November 29 at The Bethwood, 38 Lackawanna Ave, Totowa, New Jersey 07512, from 5:30 to 8:00pm.This festive holiday networking event provides an opportunity for women business ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ — Applications for both the Winterim and Spring 2019 semesters are now being accepted at County College of Morris (CCM). By applying early, students are presented with the best opportunity to enroll in classes that take place on the days and times that best fit their schedules.

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The Grover Cleveland Birthplace Memorial Association and the Montclair Orchestra have announced that Miss New Jersey, Jaime Gialloreto will assume the role of First Lady Frances Cleveland at her husband’s inaugural ball at the Women’s Club of Upper Montclair on Saturday, Nov. 10. Adorned in a ...

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WEST CALDWELL, NJ - Thanksgiving is more than delicious food on the table. It’s about the people surrounding that table. Take the time to appreciate all  you have received this year, and the ability to spend time with family and friends. Thankfulness, gratitude and  family are Thanksgiving values ...

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Orchard School’s growing childcare facility is looking to hire for two special positions. The first is Assistant to the Director.  This is a part time to full time position for a potential employee who is on the teaching track as well as interested in mental health (preference given to current ...

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This past August, the Borough of Caldwell experienced an historic rain event causing extensive damage to homes, businesses, and municipal property. In the days that followed, damage assessment teams from FEMA arrived in Caldwell and accompanied  local authorities in assessing the damage.

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The Grover Cleveland Birthplace Memorial Association and The Montclair Orchestra are pleased to invite the public to an interactive and opulent ball celebrating the 1883 Inauguration of President Grover Cleveland at the Upper Montclair Women’s Club in Upper Montclair, New Jersey on Saturday, ...

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The Friends of Caldwell University is sponsoring an Autumn/Thanksgiving themed Tricky Tray to be held Nov. 18 at Caldwell University.  Doors open at 1 p.m.  General admission is $25 and includes one sheet of Tier 1 tickets and light refreshments. Proceeds benefit The Friends of Caldwell ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – County College of Morris (CCM) is offering two Saturday Information Sessions and a Scholars Day so high school students and their parents can learn about the range of opportunities to receive a high-quality education and a jump start on college. Two Saturday Information Sessions ...

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The Friends of the Roseland Free Public Library are hosting two upcoming fundraisers to support important causes.  Saturday, Oct. 27, Friends of the Roseland Free Public Library will host a fundraising walk to support staff member Cher Martorelli as she battles ovarian cancer. Supporters will ...

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NEWARK, NJ - Two Early Voting Facilities will be opened to Essex County Registered Voters. The Essex County Clerk’s Office, Christopher J. Durkin, County Clerk will open an additional Early Voting Center located at the South Mountain Recreation Complex, Turtle Back Zoo (TBZ) Education Building, 560 ...

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FAIRFIELD, NJ - Fairfield Police Department is running a food drive to benefit the St. Thomas More Church Food Pantry. The food pantry is in need of non-perishable food items and canned goods for the upcoming holiday season.  Some of the suggested items are cereal, oatmeal, canned goods like ...

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Northern New Jersey community unites, raising heartbeats and funds to cure heart disease and stroke WEST ORANGE, NJ — The American Heart Association, the world’s leading voluntary health organization dedicated to building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke, is getting ...

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