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North Essex Chamber of Commerce to Host Annual Holiday Celebration in West Orange

November 17, 2016

WEST ORANGE, NJ — An international buffet, holiday shopping and music are only some of the highlights featured at the North Essex Chamber of Commerce (NECC) 2016 Holiday Celebration at The Manor’s new “Garden Room,” located at 111 Prospect Ave. in West Orange.

Guests are encouraged to bring co-workers, clients and friends on Dec. 6 from 11 a.m. to 2 ...

James Caldwell High School’s Fall Musical “Godspell” Opens Curtains Thursday

WEST CALDWELL, NJ — James Caldwell High School’s fall musical “Godspell,” a show for all, with a full set featuring New Broadway arrangements, opens Thursday.

Conceived and originally Directed by John-Michael Tebelak, Music and New Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz, Originally Produced on the New York Stage by Edgar Lansbury, Stuart Duncan and Joseph ...

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West Essex Goes "ALL-IN" with Gian Paul Gonzalez

November 23, 2016

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — Gian Paul Gonzalez, represented by A Vision in Motion Speakers Bureau, visited West Essex High School on Nov. 16. Gonzalez has traveled across the nation as a motivational speaker for many corporate, athletic, government, and educational institutions.  His message of being "All In" has reached people across the world.

The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware

The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware (Scout Press, 2016)

Self doubt can be paralyzing. More importantly, the source of self doubt can be even more disturbing and debilitating. In the case of travel writer, Lo Blacklock, a violent home invasion right before the biggest opportunity of her career, leaves her physically and emotionally battered. On edge and sleep deprived, Lo has a destructive ...

‘Daddy Long Legs’ Delights at George Street Playhouse

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – If you love a love story, the enchanting musical “Daddy Long Legs” will speak to your heart.

Yes, there are plenty of clichés when it comes to love, but this musical has a freshness and intimacy that are hard to beat. With music and lyrics by Paul Gordon and book by John Caird, the play is based on Jean Webster’s novel.

All the songs are ...

Beckerman’s Theory of Everything

Any armchair theoretical physicist knows that Stephen Hawking has pursued a lifelong quest to come up with a Theory of Everything. This all-encompassing theory would tie together general relativity (large scale and high mass galaxies, stars, etc), quantum theory (quantum mechanics, quarks, atoms, subatomic particles), and Newtonian physics (gravity on small bodies, gas laws, electromagnetism) to ...

Getting a Handle on Thanksgiving

This year, on our National Day of Thanks, I would like to express my gratitude for having hands.

We typically don’t thank our body parts because they seldom leave us.  Most of us have not experienced unfortunate accidents or suffered the horrible consequences of war; tragic events  which might cause us to lose a limb.  

Most of us take our fingers and hands and elbows ...