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Essex County's Senior Wellness Day is Sept. 26

September 15, 2017

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Essex County will hold another of its Senior Wellness Day events on Tuesday, Sept. 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Richard J. Codey Arena in West Orange.

“We are planning a fun-filled day of activities and will be providing a great deal of valuable information that will benefit seniors. Our Essex County Senior Wellness Day will offer nutrition information, ...

Three Days Left to Visit the Second Annual Livingston UNICO Carnival

LIVINGSTON, NJ – Livingston-area families enjoyed the first of four days of family-friendly fun at the UNICO Carnival on Thursday at the Shoppes at the Livingston Circle, located at 277 Eisenhower Parkway in Livingston.

The event, which features food trucks, games, rides, a 50/50 raffle, live musical entertainment each night and a beer and wine garden for adults, presented in partnership ...

Essex County Environmental Center Announces September Events

ROSELAND, NJ – A variety of programs are being offered at the Essex County Environmental Center during the month of September that will teach children and adults about nature and help them gain a greater appreciation and understanding of the environment.

Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, Jr. invites children and adults to visit the Environmental Center in ...

Public Invited to Essex Remembers 9/11 Ceremony in West Orange

WEST ORANGE, NJ – The public is invited to the 16th annual “Essex County Remembers” 9/11 ceremony at the Essex County Eagle Rock September 11th Memorial at the Eagle Rock Reservation on Monday at 8 a.m.

According to Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr., people spontaneously came to Eagle Rock Reservation after the attacks to view the tragedy unfold at the Twin ...

Victims Cut Out of Vehicle After Harrison Ave. Collision, Police Say

MONTCLAIR, NJ - A motor vehicle collision on Harrison Avenue in Montclair resulted in four occupants being entrapped inside of one of the vehicles on Friday afternoon.

Sometime around 1 p.m., a 36-year-old woman from West Orange was struck as she was driving northbound on Harrison Avenue by a 33-year-old Montclair man as he was driving west on Porter Place.

Due ...

Turtle Back Zoo-vies to Show "The Secret Life of Pets" Wednesday, July 26

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Turtle Back Zoo's annual "Zoo-vies" continue this Wednesday, July 26, with "The Secret Life of Pets."

On Wednesdays and Thursdays during the months of July and August, Turtle Back will have Family Nights with extended evening hours until 8:30 p.m., with the last admission to the Zoo at 8 p.m. 

On Wednesday evenings during ...

Montclair Police Arrest Newark Man for Nearly Two-Dozen Vehicle-Related Crimes

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Montclair Police have arrested and charged a 20-year-old Newark man with nearly two-dozen crimes related to motor vehicle theft and vehicle burglaries. 

Lt. David O'Dowd of the Montclair Police Department stated that on July 14 "officers were dispatched to a report of a subject looking into parked vehicles on Wildwood Avenue." 

He stated ...

22-Year-Old Montclair Man Charged Following Road Rage Incident Involving Dog

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Charges have been filed against a 22-year-old Montclair man by the New Jersey Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (NJSPCA) Humane Police on Tuesday after a video surfaced of the man tossing a dog during a road rage incident.

Humane Police filed animal cruelty charges against Marc Dione, of Upper Montclair, authorities announced. He was charged with two ...

Butterfly Tent Safari Returns to Essex County Environmental Center July 15

ROSELAND, NJ – Butterflies are once again coming to the Essex County Environmental Center, located at 621B Eagle Rock Avenue in Roseland, with the “Butterfly Tent Safari” open to the public from July 15 through July 29. 

The Butterfly Tent Safari is an interactive display where visitors can observe hundreds of butterflies while walking through a tent.

“The ...

Montclair Woman Repeatedly Stabbed in Domestic Dispute

MONTCLAIR, NJ - A 46-year-old Montclair woman was repeatedly stabbed with a knife in a domestic dispute on Monday morning, according to police.

At approximately 11:08 a.m., the Breaking News Network reported that a bleeding victim walked into Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston stating that she had been stabbed in Montclair.

"Montclair Police responded to a ...

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