Human Relations Commission Meeting

Mon, May 24
7:00 pm — 11:45 pm
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66 Main Street West Orange, NJ 07052

66 Main Street
West Orange, NJ 07052

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West Orange Public Library Marks 1 Year of Pandemic Services

June 12, 2021

The West Orange Public Library is marking one year since Home Delivery and Curbside Pickup services began. In July, the Library will commemorate a year of being open for in-person services. On Monday, June 14th, the Library will resume normal hours and welcome non-residents of West Orange. Senior hours and curbside pickup will be discontinued on June 14th. You can now return materials inside the ...

YMCA Membership Provides Enhanced Value to Families

LIVINGSTON, NJ – As communities reopen after a difficult year of social distancing, the West Essex YMCA is providing families affordable opportunities to get active and healthy, and to create new and memorable experiences.

The Y is open and families who join can enjoy benefits including:

Access to indoor pool and expanded Family Swim sessions 

On-Demand and ...

​​​​​​​ West Orange to Recognize Flag Day With Annual Celebration on June 14

West Orange, NJ -- The West Orange Fire Department will host their annual Flag Day celebration on Monday, June 14 beginning at 10:30 a.m. at the Fire Headquarters, 415 Valley Road in West Orange.

The much-anticipated ceremony, which was canceled last year due to COVID, will include members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post #376 conducting a flag retirement. The public is asked to ...

Primary Election Polls Open at 6 AM and Close at 8 PM

June 8, 2021

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — All eyes are on the Essex County Sheriff primary race. Three Democratic candidates are on the ballot, but the main event seems to be between incumbent Democrat Sheriff Armando Fountoura on “Line A” and Democrat John Arnold on “Line C”. 

Fountoura has been serving for over three decades. He is the longest-serving Sheriff in Essex ...

Emergency Food Distribution Event and COVID-19 Vaccination Event on June 10 at Essex County West Side Park

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. and the Essex County Board of County Commissioners will present an Emergency Food Distribution Event and COVID-19 Vaccination Event on Thursday, June 10, at Essex County West Side Park in Newark. Combining the two initiatives will help families negatively impacted by the pandemic and encourage residents to get ...

2021 Essex County SummerMusic Concert Series Starts June 30

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. invites the public to attend the 2021 Essex County Free SummerMusic Concert Series. The free Concert Series brings a diverse group of musicians and entertainers to perform at locations throughout the historic Essex County Park System and provides residents with an evening leisure activity to enjoy the parks. This ...

Community Conversations: Living with Scoliosis

Does your child have scoliosis? Do you know what the signs are? Find out on the next Community Conversation where Jason Lowenstein, MD, medical director of Atlantic Health System’s Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Center, shares how it’s diagnosed and explains why early identification is key to treating spinal deformity.


CLEAR and Atlantic Health System Partner to Empower Patients With Digital Proof of Vaccination

Atlantic Health Patients Now Able to Link Vaccination to CLEAR’s Health Pass

CLEAR and Atlantic Health System have partnered to empower patients with the ability to access and share their proof of COVID-19 vaccination through CLEAR’s digital vaccine card and Health Pass. Using the free CLEAR app, vaccinated patients now have the option to create a digital version of their paper ...

The Heat is On. Your Sun Protection Should Be, Too

The temperatures are up, and I think it’s safe to say, summer’s back – at least in whatever form it exists in 2021.

Truth be told, summertime is not my favorite season. It’s the heat, but more importantly, the sunburns.  The biggest question I get in the office around this time is “what kind of sunscreen works best?”  There’s no ...

Fire Union President: COVID Couldn't Stop Us From Doing Our Job

June 7, 2021

New Jersey is opening back up and the firefighters, EMTs and dispatchers of the NJFMBA could not be happier. While protecting our communities is our job, building the community is our passion, and that has been difficult over the past 15 months.

Like everyone, we were struck by the uncertainty that COVID-19 brought to the municipalities we serve. This was an uncertainty that extended ...