Press Releases

December 10, 2018

WEST ORANGE, NJ - The MAX Challenge of West Orange will be hosting a free Winter Blast workout on Sunday, Dec. 16 from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at its 446 Pleasant Valley Way location. The MAX Challenge is suitable for all fitness levels. If you need support, motivation or nutritional counseling to ...

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Essex County Turtle Back Zoo is recruiting volunteers for the 2019 Docent Class. Docents are volunteer educators who give educational talks, act as tour guides, and are stationed throughout the Zoo to provide information to visitors about the Zoo and its animal collection. This is a highly ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - The MAX Challenge of West Orange will have several brand-name vendors in house to promote holiday shopping at its Holiday Bazaar on Sunday, Dec. 2 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at its 446 Pleasant Valley Way location. Mary Kay, Glam 360, Color Street, Keep Collective, Arbonne, Monat ...

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The New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners (NJAWBO) Annual Statewide Holiday Dinner and Expo will take place on November 29 at The Bethwood, 38 Lackawanna Ave, Totowa, New Jersey 07512, from 5:30 to 8:00pm.This festive holiday networking event provides an opportunity for women business ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - The annual Holiday Lights Spectacular at Turtle Back Zoo returns in 2018. The 'spectacular' returns for weekends in November, then takes place every night in December. The dates are: Friday, Saturday, Sunday: November 16-18, November 23-25, November 30-December 2 Every ...

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Friday, November 16 - Open from 7 to 9 p.m. Enjoy a night out with friends that will also help those living in group homes in North Newark keep warm this winter. During a season of giving thanks we are providing an opportunity for area residents to give back. Admission is the donation of NEW  ...

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Our Lady of the Lake is where children go for leading academics and lasting connections.  Our unique environment allows for highly personalized attention for all students, focusing on personal responsibility, social awareness, and leadership skills. Our standing as a 2011 and 2017 National Blue ...

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The Grover Cleveland Birthplace Memorial Association and the Montclair Orchestra have announced that Miss New Jersey, Jaime Gialloreto will assume the role of First Lady Frances Cleveland at her husband’s inaugural ball at the Women’s Club of Upper Montclair on Saturday, Nov. 10. Adorned in a ...

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The Grover Cleveland Birthplace Memorial Association and The Montclair Orchestra are pleased to invite the public to an interactive and opulent ball celebrating the 1883 Inauguration of President Grover Cleveland at the Upper Montclair Women’s Club in Upper Montclair, New Jersey on Saturday, ...

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NEWARK, NJ - Two Early Voting Facilities will be opened to Essex County Registered Voters. The Essex County Clerk’s Office, Christopher J. Durkin, County Clerk will open an additional Early Voting Center located at the South Mountain Recreation Complex, Turtle Back Zoo (TBZ) Education Building, 560 ...

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Northern New Jersey community unites, raising heartbeats and funds to cure heart disease and stroke WEST ORANGE, NJ — The American Heart Association, the world’s leading voluntary health organization dedicated to building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke, is getting ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - The Saint Barnabas Medical Center Rehabilitation in The JCC MetroWest will be holding a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 1 at the facility at 760 Northfield Ave. in West Orange. The ceremony will also serve as a networking event for the West Orange Chamber of ...

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Atlantic Federal Credit Union, which has locations in West Orange, Kenilworth and Newark, will be hosting a free, informative homebuyers workshop on Tuesday, Oct. 23 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.  The discussion will be led by both a GreenPath Financial Wellness expert, as well as one of their own Real ...

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Saint Barnabas Medical Center has announced its calendar of events for November:   Parkinson's Disease Support Group November 2; 1:30 to 2:30 pm Saint Barnabas Wellness Institute at Leon & Toby Cooperman JCC MetroWest, 760 Northfield Avenue, West Orange A support group for those ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — A public meeting will be held on Tuesday at Livingston Town Hall to discuss the refurbishment of Riker Hill Art Park. Essex County officials will present their ideas at 7 p.m. after careful consideration of the opinions expressed at previous meetings.

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — The Pleasant Valley Civic Association and B’nai Shalom in West Orange are collaborating to sponsor a West Orange Mayoral Election candidates’ forum, featuring current mayor Robert Parisi and candidate Joseph Krakoviak, a current township council member. Residents are invited to ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — On Saturday, Oct. 6, the Friends of Thomas Edison National Historical Park (TENHP) will hold its fifth annual Muckers Ball to celebrate the Muckers and their vital contributions. The Muckers’ Ball provides the unique opportunity to enjoy TENHP while acknowledging the researchers ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, Jr. invites all Essex County senior citizens to attend the 13th Annual Essex County Senior Wellness Day, to be held for free as follows:  Date:               Tuesday, September 18, 2018 Time:              10 a.m. to 2 ...

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