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Police Issue “Tickets for Sweets” to West Orange Youths

October 12, 2015

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Police issued “tickets” to local youths on Sunday—but these tickets won’t require a court date. Rather, the tickets will entitle the bearers to a trip to ...

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Science & Technology

West Orange Astronaut Mark Kelly to Unveil New Science Center at Montclair State University

October 7, 2015

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Montclair State University will receive a special visit during the unveiling of a new science center on October 13 from former NASA astronaut Mark Kelly of West Orange and visionary ...

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Home & Garden

Public Encouraged to Help Plan for a Safer West Orange at Oct. 15 Pedestrian Traffic and Safety Meeting

October 12, 2015

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Roz Moskovitz Bielski thinks that Pleasant Valley Road in West Orange is unsafe for pedestrians—and, she is not alone. For some time now, Bielski, West Orange Township ...

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Essex County News

Freeholders Approve Smoking Prohibition in Essex County Parks

October 11, 2015

MONTCLAIR, NJ – An ordinance prohibiting smoking in Essex County parks passed during the Essex County Freeholder meeting on Wednesday. Sponsored by Freeholder Vice President Brendan Gill,

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Shredding Day Held in West Orange

October 12, 2015

WEST ORANGE, NJ - The fifth annual Shredding Day took place this past Sunday in West Orange, where local residents brought papers and documents that needed shredding to the West Orange Recycling ...

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Copy of Copy of Friends of Eagle Island, Inc., Announces the Acquisition of Eagle Island in Upper Saranac Lake from the Girl Scouts Heart of New Jersey

September 20, 2015

SARANAC LAKE, NY — Friends of Eagle Island, Inc. (FEI) today announced that it has reached an agreement in principle to acquire Eagle Island in Upper Saranac Lake from the Girl Scouts Heart of ...

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Internship Program - TAP into West Orange

TAP into West Orange is Seeking High School Student Interns

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Writing for the town paper looks great on college transcripts and right now, TAP into West Orange is interviewing Student Interns. We are looking for bright, inquisitive, energetic ...

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Lost in Suburbia®

Closet Case

I recently had a closet intervention. Some people who care very deeply for me were very concerned about the state of my closets. I have to admit, I didn’t really think my closets were so ...

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Monday with Millicent

Franco's Metro Pizza Restaurant and Bar; Fort Lee

What’s really great about having friends living across the state of New Jersey is you are often afforded the opportunity to visit some of our State’s very special dining mainstays.

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Your Family Matters

Teens and Screens: Putting Limits on Technology and Social Media

Technology and the amount of time our kids spend in front of screens is astounding. You can’t control what goes on ‘out there’ but you do have a say in how and when the devices ...

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Liz on Theatre

'August: Osage County' Tells Sad, Funny Tale of Family’s Secrets and Lies

CHATHAM, NJ – The verbal volleyball is fast and furious in this first-rate production of Tracy Letts’ "August: Osage County." The Chatham Players have made the most of this ...

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Discount Travel News

Travel Alert! Save BIG on this 4 star hotel in Naples, Fl

Oct 17/15 - Oct 24/15 - GreenLinks Golf Resort Only $525 per week for a two bedroom suite! (Sleeps 4) Expedia, Booking, Hotels, Priceline, and Travelocity are SOLD ...

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