WEST ORANGE, NJ - The local Girl Scout troops around West Orange are participating in the Jersey Cares Coat Drive.

New and gently used coats, jackets, etc., of all sizes and styles are being collected at bins located at Blessed Pope John XXIII Academy, 8 St. Cloud Place (next to St. Joseph's Church), and Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 1 Eagle Rock Ave. through Monday, Dec. 16. The bins are stationed in the church lobbies.