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Add to My Calendar 08/31/2019 8:30am 08/31/2019 2:00pm America/New_York 5K Run/Walk For Warmth at Brookdale Park

Spread The Purple is hosting our 5th Annual 5K Run For Warmth Charity Race. The purpose of the race is to raise funds to better assist New Jersey's Homeowners, who struggle to pay for oil, stay warm during the winter months. This program was created to combat the raising heating oil prices hitting a record level high this year, even as natural gas prices plunge.

We invite the community to ...

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West Orange Resident Aims to Qualify for 2020 U.S. Olympic Fencing Team

October 24, 2019

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Four years ago, Alen Hadzic came so close to qualifying as a fencer in the 2016 Olympics that he decided earlier this year to make a full commitment to realizing his goal.

The West Orange resident, a 2010 graduate of Montclair High School who attended Columbia University, has gone all in on participating in the worldwide tournaments and events required to give him ...

Save The Date! Any Excuse For A Party's Annual Open House Starts Nov. 21

November 16, 2019

FAIRFIELD, NJ — Any Excuse For A Party, your one stop entertainment source, invites the entire family to their Annual Open House located at 16 Gloria Lane in Fairfield, NJ starting November 21 at 12PM.

This event is free and open to the public and there will be free sample and giveaways!  The annual open house begins on Thursday, November 21 from 12PM -8PM and ...

West Essex YMCA Offers Free Memberships to Military, Veterans During November

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The West Essex YMCA is honoring local military members and veterans by inviting them to come and use the Y at no cost during the month of November.

The Y will also waive the joiners fee for active military, reserve military and veterans who become new Y members at any time of the year.

“This is one way we can give back to our servicemen and women who have ...

RWJBarnabas Health 'Running With the Devils 5K Run & Walk NJ Mascot Race' A Success

More than 2,000 runners and walkers and 200-plus volunteers enjoyed the beautiful fall weather and participated in the third annual RWJBarnabas Health Running with the Devils 5K Run & Walk on Saturday, Nov. 2 at the South Mountain Recreation Complex in West Orange.

This annual event supports the commitment of both RWJBarnabas Health and the New Jersey Devils to build healthier communities ...

Public Invited to Participate in Essex County Sustainable Homes and Habitats Gingerbread Contest

November 15, 2019

ROSELAND, NJ — The public is invited to participate in the 2019 Sustainable Homes and Habitats Gingerbread Contest at the Essex County Environmental Center. The contest is free and there are a variety of categories in which participants can compete. 

The deadline to register is Saturday, Dec. 7, and all entries must be delivered to the Environmental Center by Monday, Dec.

Things to Do with Kids from Nov. 13 to Nov. 19, 2019

November is always a busy month. From starting to plan for Thanksgiving to finding things to do to keep your kids busy — we’ve got you covered! You and your family can participate in Santa's Flight Academy at the Short Hills Mall, go Behind the Scenes at the Giraffe Tours at the Zoo, make a Christmas Tree Stand Box at Home Depot, take a Family Yoga class and so much more. Your ...

Bad to the Dad Speaks with Univision Photojournalist Mel Sayavedra

Not every job has you pointing a video camera at a major traffic accident one minute and an impromptu gangland turf war the next. Such is the life of Mel Sayavedra, bi-lingual photojournalist for Univision and ABC's affiliate in Dallas, TX. Remarkably, Mel finds time to raise five very well-adjusted kids who range in interests from military service to art and music. 

In this edition ...

The Goren Family & the New Harmony Helper App Become Inaugural Sponsor for Paper Mill Playhouse Education/Outreach Programs

November 10, 2019

Millburn, NJ-- Paper Mill Playhouse (Mark S. Hoebee-Producing Artistic Director, Michael Stotts- Managing Director), recipient of the Regional Theatre Tony Award, is thrilled to announce that The Goren Family and the Harmony Helper app have partnered with the Millburn theater as the inaugural sponsor of the not-for-profit’s education and outreach ...

Modern-Day Mompreneur Psychologist Offers a Unique Blend of Clinical Services Paired with Mindfulness Techniques

Mompreneur Dr. Priyanka Upadhyaya, Psy.D, is a clinical psychologist licensed in New Jersey and New York, “with a passion for helping people create and live their best lives.” She’s also a full-time mom and a new practice co-owner with two locations — one in midtown Manhattan and one in Livingston, NJ.

Dr. Upadhyaya helps people transform from the inside out via ...

The Breakthrough Treatment Center - Leading the Fight Against Cancer: AtlantiCast Episode 30

On the latest AtlantiCast, see how the Breakthrough Treatment Center is helping Atlantic Health System lead in the fight against cancer, learn how you can access Atlantic Health System services from everywhere with Atlantic Anywhere, find out if your child has “text neck” and much more!

 

West Orange Community Invited to Annual Thanksgiving Luncheon

November 16, 2019

Dear Editor,

As the year is coming to an end, the leaves are on the ground, Thanksgiving is upon us. This is a time of reflection.  One thing that we can all be thankful for is our West Orange community.

Now more than ever, kindness and community spirit is so very important. One of the nicest events we have annually in West Orange is the Chamber of Commerce Thanksgiving luncheon, which ...

Property Taxes in New Jersey: Still an Ongoing Issue

Over half of Garden State property tax bills go toward educating the state's nearly 1.4 million public school students.

The average New Jersey tax bill is $8,767. About 52.6% of that, or $4,610, is the taxes the local school district levies on homeowners and property owners, according to data from the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.

But the average taxpayers in some ...