WEST ORANGE, NJ — As April comes to a close and May begins, TAPinto West Orange takes a look at the Top 10 local stories of April 2017, based on pageviews. Click on the headlines to refresh:

1. West Orange High School Students Walk Out with a Purpose

2. Tensions Arise at West Orange Board of Education Meeting Amidst Calls for Community Healing

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3. West Orange Superintendent of Schools Makes Announcement Regarding Budget Cuts

4. West Orange Police Department Honors Fallen Officer Edward Brennan

5. West Orange Woman Arrested for DWI After Crashing into Dump Truck in Cedar Grove

6. West Orange Board of Education Considers Deep Cutbacks Due to 2017 Budget Deficit

7. West Orange Board of Education Addresses Miscommunication Regarding Staffing and Budget Cuts

8. West Orange Swimmer Wins West Essex YMCA Youth of the Year Award

9. West Orange Board of Education Announces Tentative Settlement with Education Association

10. West Orange Police Department Reports Dozens of Vehicle Thefts, Burglaries and Criminal Mischief Incidents