Roseland Free Public Library Announces End-of-December Events

December 14, 2017

ROSELAND, NJ — The Roseland Free Public Library is offering the following events through the end of December. 

Holiday Card Workshop:

Middle and high school students are invited to come create their own holiday cards on Friday, Dec. 15 from 4 to 5 p.m.

Polar Express Night:

A Polar Express event, sponsored by the Friends of the Roseland Free Public Library, will be held ...

Fashion and Food Come to CycleBar Livingston

LIVINGSTON, NJ — In addition to offering heart-pumping indoor cycling classes, CycleBar Livingston is opening its doors to various local businesses.

 “Community is one of our central guiding principles and although we use exercise as a focal point for that we recognize that there are other complimentary businesses that could benefit our riders," said owner Delvin ...

Second Annual Winter Wonderland Attracts More Than 1000 in Fairfield

FAIRFIELD, NJ — “Fairfield is such a great town,” said resident Tammy Jannicelli as she and her husband, Michael, and their children, Michael and Robert, walked to the Hollywood Avenue park in anticipation of enjoying the Winter Wonderland celebration on Sunday.

The second annual Winter Wonderland event, sponsored by the Fairfield Municipal Alliance Committee (FMAC) and ...

Santa Arrives in West Caldwell for Annual Tree-Lighting Ceremony

WEST CALDWELL, NJ — Santa made his first appearance of the holiday season in West Caldwell on Sunday evening to help light the Christmas tree located near the Gazebo at Crane Park.

After arriving to Crane Park via fire truck, courtesy of the West Caldwell Fire Department, and singing along to some of his holiday favorites with local children and their families, Santa led the ...

Essex County Environmental Center Announces December Events

ROSELAND, NJ – A variety of programs are being offered at the Essex County Environmental Center during the month of December that will teach children and adults about nature and help them gain a greater appreciation and understanding of our environment. Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. invites children and adults to visit the Environmental Center where they can enjoy an ...

Kiwanis Club of Caldwell/West Essex to Host Annual Christmas Walk Dec. 3

WEST ESSEX AREA, NJ — The Christmas Walk, an annual house tour started by the Caldwell Woman’s Club more than 40 years ago, has become an event that the community looks forward to year after year. The Kiwanis Club of Caldwell/West Essex, which took on continuing this tradition in 2011, will host this year’s walk on Sunday, Dec. 3, from noon to 4:30 p.m.

The five homes ...

West Essex High School Saxophonist Selected to Play in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — Catherine Marino, a West Essex High School junior, was recently selected to play saxophone in the 90th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City on Thursday as part of the Macy’s Great American Marching Band.

Marino submitted an audition video when Anthony Fabrizio, West Essex director of bands, shared information about the Macy's ...

Holiday Lights Spectacular Opens at Turtle Back Zoo

WEST ORANGE, NJ — After reaching its 12th-consecutive attendance milestone in 2016 with 795,558 visitors during its 10th anniversary Holiday Lights Spectacular, the Turtle Back Zoo invites the public to the 11th annual Holiday Lights Spectacular, featuring 50 figures illuminated by one million lights both at the zoo and the surrounding Essex County South Mountain Recreation ...

James Caldwell High School to Present “New Twists on Childhood Classics”

WEST CALDWELL, NJ — James Caldwell High School’s annual fall drama will bring unexpected fun for all ages to the stage this year when 28 students from Caldwell and West Caldwell present two separate short plays that are new twists on childhood classics.

Students from elementary through high school age will present “The Surprising Story of the Three Little Pigs” and ...

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Essex County Historic Holiday House Tours are Dec. 2 and Dec. 3

November 25, 2017

ESSEX COUNTY AREA, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. invites the public to celebrate the holiday season and participate in the Annual Essex County Historic Holiday House Tour. This year, the tour includes 15 Essex County historic sites, which will be decorated for the holidays and open to the public for a weekend tour. The tour includes Essex County Kip’s ...