In honor of Veterans Day, TAPinto Greater Olean Co-editor Richard Lee interviewed his father, Guy Lee, a longtime West Orange resident, about his military service during World War II.
Veterans Day Podcast: An Interview with a West Orange WWII Vet
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By JOHN LEEFebruary 16, 2018
NUTLEY, NJ - The Essex County Sheriff's Office confirmed to TAPinto Nutley that the bomb disposal unit was parked in front of Nutley High School Friday afternoon.
Members of the Essex County Sheriff's Office are working with the Nutley Police Department as the investigation following the Instagram incident continues. The bomb disposal unit conducted a sweep of the school ...
By DANIELLE SANTOLAFebruary 15, 2018
WEST ORANGE, NJ — The popular National Football League health and fitness initiative Fuel Up to Play 60 made a special appearance at Liberty Middle School on Tuesday accompanied by Jonnothan Harrison of the New York Jets, who gave students some nutrition tips before leading them in a seventh grade vs. eighth grade fitness challenge.
Students from both grades enjoyed a morning ...
By MARGARET MCHUGHFebruary 14, 2018
LIVINGSTON, NJ — For the seventh consecutive year, the Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges—which includes the West Essex YMCA and six other branches—has received the top rating from the largest charity evaluator in the U.S. for its strong financial health and commitment to transparency and accountability.
The Metro YMCA serves an estimated 30,000 people through its ...
By TAPINTO WEST ESSEX STAFFFebruary 14, 2018
NEWARK, NJ – The Essex County Board of Chosen Freeholders recently honored the Essex County Environmental Commission, recipient of an Environmental Achievement Award granted by the Association of New Jersey Environmental Commissions (ANJEC), during a special presentation at the Hall of Records in Newark.
As one of six local environmental commissions awarded, the Essex County ...
By ALAN GROSSMANFebruary 14, 2018
WEST ORANGE, NJ – Although the West Orange Board of Education (WOBOE) delayed the vote on whether to renew Superintendent Jeffrey Rutzky’s contract on Monday, the topic dominated the meeting with comments from community residents, teachers and school administrators who came out to either support or attack the superintendent for the job he has done over the past three-and-a-half ...
By JEANNE MORENOFebruary 13, 2018
VERONA, NJ - A 10-year-old chef is cooking up a little magic in Verona, or as he calls it, “Saucery.”
A “foodie” since birth, Connor Barshay has a sophisticated palate for one so young, with a love for salty, sour and savory flavors—preferring pickles, olives and cheeses over cake, candy and other sweets. His favorite food accompaniment, hey ...
By TAPINTO TRAVELS STAFFFebruary 13, 2018
TAPintoTravels - Normally, it is not a practice of TAPinto Travels to discourage vacationing for such a romantic holiday—but with Valentine’s Day landing on a Wednesday, it simply isn’t practical. Instead, why not watch a romantic movie that will certainly encourage you to travel to a wonderful location? TAPinto Travels recommends Somewhere in Time.
It is one ...