| May 5, 2016
Congress is currently considering FAA reauthorization legislation that contains long overdue upgrades to the nation’s Air Traffic ...
| April 15, 2016
My name is David Kahana, I am 17 and a student at Randolph High School, NJ. The PARCC assessment is currently being administered for three ...
Re-Elect RON CHARLES and Write In KEVIN BRADY, says Mark A. Robertson About the West Orange School Board Elections| November 3, 2015
Dear Editor: For the record, I am a Member of the West Orange Board of Education, but I do not speak for the WOBOE. The opinion ...
| August 28, 2015
I was struck after reading and listening to the BBC that this week Facebook had one billion people on its services for a single day, which ...
| June 20, 2015
Assemblywoman Mila Jasey (D-Essex/Morris) issued the following statement regarding the Wednesday evening shooting at Emanuel ...
| June 7, 2015
Let me be crystal clear—as a parent, a former school board member and now as an Assemblywoman, I support our public system of ...
| May 2, 2015
As we mark the end of Autism Awareness month, I would like to share the challenges that we, as parents, confront each day as we try to give ...
| April 8, 2015
To The Editor: The American Red Cross North Jersey Region is honoring its volunteers and the work they do in the community during ...
| March 11, 2015
Dear Editor: I am writing on behalf of the Friendly Sons of the Shillelagh Association located at 648 Prospect Avenue, West Orange,
| February 20, 2015
Dear Superintendent Crisfield: As a graduate of the Millburn Public Schools (Class of 1991) where you currently serve as ...
| February 14, 2015
NOTE FROM THE EDITOR: Livingston resident, Justin Escher Alpert, whose daughter Skylar testified in front of the State Board of ...
| November 12, 2014
To the West Orange Community: The Annual Community Thanksgiving Luncheon will occur this year on November 26th, 12:00 noon, at ...
| November 3, 2014
So many of us have volunteered our time and energy to give to our community. So many of us were encouraged to do so by Susan McCartney ...
November 2, 2014
Laura Lab continues to make Advocacy For Our Children the driving force for her service on the West Orange Board of Education. Our ...
| November 2, 2014
I am writing this letter from a unique prospective, as her husband of 39 years. I alone truly know how hard my wife works and what makes ...
| October 30, 2014
With seven people campaigning to fill two Council seats, voters need to differentiate between candidates. I’d like to offer my ...
| October 28, 2014
Editor's Note: Mike Brick is the Chairperson for the township's West Orange Environmental Commission.) As the Chair of your ...
| October 1, 2014
I would like to publicly thank all residents who signed my petition for re-election to the Township Council. It is a distinct honor to ...
| September 23, 2014
Too often, we as Americans find ourselves reflecting on senseless violence as each year 31,000 Americans perish as a consequence of a ...
| September 8, 2014
When was the last time you tested the smoke alarms in your home? Was it last week? Last Month? A year ago? If you are like many ...
July 3, 2014
In the wake of recent shootings and murders, the township must shift resources to aggressively fight crime. Since downsizing our Police ...
| June 25, 2014
Currently a major fiscal battle is taking place between Republicans and Democrats in the state government regarding New Jersey’s ...
| May 15, 2014
If you’re in business – no matter what business – you know that having to listen to the odd Henny Penny is an ...
| May 10, 2014
After spending over a year focused on marketing the Township of West Orange, creating awareness for all of the positive things happening ...
May 8, 2014
(Editor's Note: The Alternative Press received this statement from Mr. Hawkins on May 7.) "I am happy that the long overdue ...
Letters to the Editor
By ANTHONY PUGLISIMay 16, 2016
CEDAR GROVE, NJ -- Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo outlined plans for the county's newest park on May 13. The new 77-acre Essex County Cedar Grove Park on Fairview Avenue in Cedar ...
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- UNICO Thanks West Orange Board of Education as Italian Language Program Saved in West Orange Middle School
- Grammy-Nominated Pop Duo, The Pop Ups, Will Perform Children’s Concert at Temple Sharey Tefilo-Israel in South Orange May 15
- Ethical Culture Society Honors Widney Brown
- Moore Love’s Moore Music Event will Spread Kindness in West Orange
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- Upcoming Auditions: Beatrix Potter Musical Movie
By DANIELLE SANTOLA
Between Meera Reed, Lord Varys and Hodor, the secondary characters in “Game of Thrones” proved they have more to say than we could have imagined based on Sunday’s mid-season ...
By JACKIE GOLDMAN-SCHATELL
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 ...
By LIZ KEILL
MADISON, NJ – There’s never been anyone quite like Noel Coward for wit and wisdom in equal measure, as so beautifully rendered in the opening production of The ShakespeareTheatre’s ...