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West Essex High School Key Club to Host Holiday Vendor Bazaar

December 15, 2017

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — Members of the West Essex High School (WEHS) Key Club are asking for the community’s support at its upcoming holiday vendor bazaar, with all proceeds benefitting the Community FoodBank of New Jersey. 

On Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., a variety of products from more than 40 local vendors will be available to purchase at WEHS (65 W. Greenbrook Road, ...

CycleBar Livingston Ride to Benefit Lung Transplant Recipient

LIVINGSTON, NJ — CycleBar Livingston is hosting a fundraising ride to benefit Chelsea
Gaynes, a young woman waiting for a double lung transplant, on Dec. 16 at 3:30 p.m. The cost to participate in the ride is $50.

Nearly 100 percent of proceeds will benefit Chelsea, as her family struggles to pay for her medical care.
Gaynes suffers from Lymphangioleiomyomatosis ...

Israel Bonds New Jersey to Honor Local Health Professionals

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Saint Barnabas Medical Center’s (SBMC) Dr. Stuart Geffner of Livingston and Morristown Medical Center’s Dr. Renee Frankel of Short Hills will be honored at this year’s Health Professionals Dinner at Crystal Plaza on Monday, hosted by Israel Bonds New Jersey.

Geffner, the Director of Renal and Pancreas Transplant Surgery at SBMC since 1995, has ...

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 ...

Roseland Police Department to Host Toy and Coat Drive Through Dec. 13

ROSELAND, NJ — From now through Dec. 13, the Roseland Police Department is hosting a coat and toy drive in partnership with Toys for Tots and the Jersey Cares Coat Drive to help bring toys and coats to those in need. 

Those interested in helping the department bring holiday cheer to a less fortunate child and warmth to a person in need should drop off new or gently used coats ...

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 ...

Rotary Club of the Caldwells Honors Veterans at Annual Lunch Event

CALDWELL, NJ — The Rotary Club of the Caldwells honored Veterans at James Caldwell Post 185 American Legion on Friday during a lunch provided to all that were present.

According to the Rotarians, the event was held in honor of Veteran’s Day and is becoming and annual affair.

Pictured above (left to right) are Rotarians Geetha Prasad, Paul Marinaccio, Tim Blattner, ...

Fairfield Resident Honored for Life-Saving Actions in Recent Motorcycle Accident

FAIRFIELD, NJ — Fairfield Township Police Chief Anthony Manna presented resident Jeffrey Millelot with a commemorative plaque from the Fairfield Police Department (FPD) for his quick thinking and help in saving the life of a motorcycle accident victim who was pinned under a car last week.

At the Fairfield mayor and council meeting on Monday, Millelot, an employee of Fairfield ...

Gould Elementary’s 10th Annual Turkey Trot is a Success

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — Nearly 40 turkeys and 1,000 canned goods were collected at the 10th annual Gould Avenue Elementary School Turkey Trot in North Caldwell this year.

The West Essex High School Marching Band performed at the event while each grade level ran a mile.

Grade level winners for fastest running times were:

6th grade: Nicole Campolattaro, Hailey Cohen, Alex ...

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 ...

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