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Roseland Resident Daniel Keenan Wins 200 Club Valor Award

April 24, 2021

ROSELAND, NJ — Daniel Keenan, a Roseland resident and West Orange Firefighter, recently was named winner of the 200 Club Valor Award.

On July 30, 2019, West Orange’s Police and Fire Departments responded to a report of a vehicle crash with injuries on I-280. Police arrived to find the driver of one of the vehicles unresponsive while Keenan and others on the Fire Department ...

Fairfield Police Department Alters Traffic Pattern for Stevenson School

FAIRFIELD, NJ — The reopening of Stevenson School presented some traffic complications that have caused the Fairfield Police Department to institute some changes to the traffic flow outside the school.

"When planning anything, sometimes things look good on paper but in practicality, they do not work out as planned. Unfortunately, that was the case on morning of Monday, April 12 ...

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How to Enroll for North Caldwell's New Emergency Alert System

April 30, 2021

The Borough of North Caldwell is able to send you emergency alerts via text message, email, pager, or phone call (in extreme cases), based on your preferences. This service is currently provided through a combination of Nixle and CodeRed (Reverse911).  On May 1st, all of these services will be provided by one provider - CivicReady.  Please visit the following link ...

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Mountainside Medical Center's Dr. Shulik's Holistic Approach to Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis

May 14, 2021

About 1 million people in the United States suffer from ulcerative colitis, an inflammatory bowl disease that causes inflammation and sores in the digestive tract. Gastroenterologist Dr. Oleg Shulik recently worked with a patient to develop a holistic approach to treatment that allowed her to stop taking medications for the management of her symptoms.

In late September 2020, Lisa A., 31, ...

Essex County Gas Prices Soar to 7-Year High

May 13, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A cyberattack against a “vital” U.S. oil pipeline has contributed to a spike in already high gasoline prices. New Jersey gas prices now average $3.04 per gallon, according to AAA, compared to roughly $3.01 per gallon nationally. 

In Essex County, the price at the pump has hit $3.08 as of Wednesday, part of a national trend in high gas ...

Supply Outstrips Demand for COVID-19 Vaccine in Newark

NEWARK, NJ — The lack of lines tells the story.

At the end of March, hundreds of people lined up at the New Jersey Institute of Technology COVID-19 vaccination site in Newark after it launched. More than 6,200 doses were administered that first day. Now, a little over a month later, only a trickle of people show up every day to get vaccinated.

According to Essex County statistics, the ...

Four North Jersey Residents Charged in Burglary Ring; Verona P.D. Helped Lead Investigation

TRENTON, NJ — Four individuals have been charged in an investigation for allegedly conspiring as members of a criminal ring responsible for numerous residential burglaries across much of New Jersey, including in Verona.

The participating law enforcement agencies have worked collaboratively to investigate 84 burglaries that were committed over a five-month period ending in March in eight ...

Missing Baby Found Unharmed After NJ Police Issue Statewide Amber Alert

May 10, 2021

NEWARK, NJ — Following an Amber alert issued on Monday afternoon, authorities located two-week-old Chinna Payne in East Orange just after 3 p.m. along with the man last seen with the infant, according to New Jersey State Police. 

Police reported that Damion Payne, 27, of Newark, is accused of assaulting the child's mother in Newark before leaving ...

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Mar 23, 1932 - Jun 2, 2018
Obituary - Donald J. Cooney, March 23, 1932 to June 2, 2018 Donald J. Cooney, 86, of North ...
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